Quick DIY Knit Gifts in Time For Valentine's Day: Free Patterns, 2013

With Valentine's Day just over a month away, it's time to check the stashes and pattern books for gifts. Below are some wonderful knitting patterns that would make perfect gifts for your Valentine's Day loved ones.

County Cables Mug Cozy Pattern by Yarns & Tales
This lovely mug cozy is perfect for the coffee or tea lover in your life. A great contrast between garter and cable stitches, personalized with the button of your choice.

Silver Ridge Cowl by T-Bunny Knits
The Silver Ridge Cowl mixes beautiful winter shades with eye-catching red buttons.  A wonderful gift for the loved one to stay cozy and warm in cold February weather.

Knitted/Felted Valentine Heart Box by Anita M. Wheeless
This creative and unique Valentine heart box is hand-knit and felted with a lovely embroidered design on the top. This is a great gift to hold small trinkets, jewelry, or a love letter from you!

Ripple Hand Towel by Knitting Kninja
With a visually catching diagonal ripple pattern, this towel is larger than knit washcloths. The pleasantly pink towel is the perfect adornment to any kitchen or bathroom. 

A Disgustingly Adorable Cowl by Soft Sweater Knits and Fibre
This chunky striped cowl is a great gift for any loved one. The bulky garter stitch pattern is quick and easy and a perfect gift to beat the winter chill.

Grape Vine iPod Sock by A Little Loopy
This iPod sock pops with its attractive cable design and fun edge bobbles. A great gift for the techie or the loved one who always drops his/her electronics. ;)

R&B by Dora Stephenson
The R&B hat stands out with a striking contrast between navy and red. A great gift for keeping your loved one's winter ears warm.

With a lovely fair isle knit pattern on the front and a textured heart pattern in the back, you can use both your knowledge of color work and stitches to make this truly unique hot water bottle cover.

Heart Strings Mittens by Vivere Nel Colore
The heart strings mittens are a wonderful gift for the little loved ones in your life, warm enough to keep their fingers warm and including a button-on string so that the mittens won't get separated between outdoor adventures.

Mock Aran Knitted Mens Hat for Straight Needles by Heather Tucker
This awesome hat pattern may appear to have cables, but no cable needle is necessary. The pattern is also available with instructions in the round as well as straight needles, depending on preference.

Red Rasta Cowl by Ewe Knit
The quick and easy Red Rasta cowl is a wonderful warm winter pattern with attractive, simple stitches that add pleasant texture and unique flare.

2 comments:

  1. Thanks for these ideas - i'm excited to make some!

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