Knitting Paradise® - Knitting and Crochet Forum
Home | Knitting Digest | Active Topics | Search | Login | Register | Help
Why Would You Ever Want to Pay For Knitting and Crochet Patterns or Lessons When You Can Get All That for Free?
Read this:

We have some of the most skilled knitters and crocheters in the world posting patterns and techniques like you've never seen before. And some of them only post on our website and nowhere else, so you won't find these patterns anywhere else no matter how much time you spend searching! So keep reading.

Unlike other websites, we don't try to pitch specific brands of hooks or needles, yarn, or paid tutorials, while collecting sales commission.

Instead, we have other people, who are great knitters and crocheters, share with you what they know about knitting and crochet. What accessories they use, which yarn is the best for which type of project, which techniques work and which don't.

It's all completely unbiased. Our users simply have no reason to lie to you. They are people just like you.

And we provide a free platform for you and them to communicate. So you get to discover this information straight from the source, from people just like you, not from editors of some magazine or sales reps of some company.

This is what makes us different from other knitting websites out there that try to sell you something while claiming they are trying to help you.

If you are a beginner, intermediate, advanced, or a professional knitter or crocheter, then the benefits of signing up for our free weekly knitting e-mail newsletter are:

• We cover hand knitting, machine knitting, and crochet.

• Each week you'll be receiving new tips and techniques.

• Daily, you'll be receiving a knitting/crochet forum digest with the latest pictures, discussions and patterns.

• If you ever have a question or need help, you can always ask, and we'll cover your question in the following newsletter issue.

• Discover the fastest way to knit (and to crochet) a sock... while keeping the perfect heel and making sure the sock fits (not many knitters know this).

• Find out how to figure out how much yarn you need for a pattern if the pattern doesn't specify it (works for any project, a real life-saver sometimes).

• Learn how to pick up a dropped stitch, even from several rows below. It happens to absolutely everyone at some point. But don't worry, there exists a really simple fix.

• And if you ever run out of yarn, find out how to join any yarn in the middle of any project.

• If you can't find the pattern that you need, or if you don't know which pattern would be most appropriate for a specific project, then you can ask our other users to help you figure it out. We even have a dedicated "Pattern Requests" section on our website that's all about finding new patterns.

• The same goes for any problems and questions about specific techniques. We have experienced users who are always helping those in need with just the right advice.

Note to crocheters: We cover both knitting and crochet on our website. The name Knitting Paradise is just a matter of history of how this website was started. These days, close to 50% of content on our forum is about crochet. So it doesn't matter if you primarily knit or crochet (or if you only crochet), you'll still find just as many patterns, tips, and tutorials that are relevant to your specific interests.

• And of course, as I said it's all completely FREE!

• Let me repeat that. Since for some reason a lot of people contact us asking if the membership is really free: we are a social website for knitters and crocheters, so we don't sell anything, and we don't charge any fees. It's as simple as that.

Here is how to proceed and what to expect:

Enter your name and e-mail address below, and you'll be instantly added to our knitting and crochet mailing list distribution. You'll receive a one-time confirmation e-mail. Right after that, the first e-mail with today's digest will be forwarded to you. The signup process is completely automated, so you are just a few minutes away from discovering what our existing users already received earlier today. So you'll get up to speed right away on what's the latest on our website, without any long introductions or other delays.

First name:

E-mail address:

Going forward, the next digest will be released in just a few hours. So if you don't sign up now, you'll also miss everything covered in it too.

Ear Warmer for Baseball Hat
If you would like to post a reply, then please login (if you already have an account) or register (if you don't).
Page: 1 2 3 next>>
Nov 19, 2011 15:49:05   #
I was so excited when I saw this free pattern. I thought it was the perfect gift for those who love to wear their baseball caps in the winter. It only took me 2 1/2 hrs to knit. Would make a great stocking stuffer.

here's the link

Nov 19, 2011 15:51:29   #
That is too funny - but really a great idea. I love the hunting ones. I may have a skein of camo upstairs and that would be a great knit for the hunter who lives behind me.. Thanks for the link. You've been busy....
Nov 19, 2011 16:44:38   #
looks funny but what a gr8 idea thankyou for the link
Nov 19, 2011 16:46:45   #
what a great idea! them! :thumbup:thx for the link to pattern :-)
Nov 19, 2011 18:41:06   #
Thank you for that link. Great patterns there. I can use the ear warmer one also.

Their yarn looks great but the shipping costs $20.00 oh no.
Nov 20, 2011 08:28:45   #
Thank you so much for the pattern. I have been looking for a pattern like this for a long time. I want to make one for my grandson because he wears a baseball cap all year around and his ears get cold. You just made my day by giving out this pattern. I can not thank you enough. Carole
Nov 20, 2011 09:09:24   #
What a great idea! Have a lot of hunters and think they may like this ! Thanks!
Nov 20, 2011 09:32:18   #
hi thx for sharing real nice
Nov 20, 2011 09:35:37   #
Great idea. Lots of very nice patterns on the site. Thx.
Nov 20, 2011 09:37:46   #
I thank you and my Husband will really thank you!!!
Nov 20, 2011 09:39:55   #
I have made this for my husband and myself for 4-wheeling. It truly is awesome. Also quick like you said.
Nov 20, 2011 09:41:21   #
Very cool. My "hat wearers" would love these.
Nov 20, 2011 09:59:11   #
I clicked on the link but can't find the pattern. Would really like to have it. Any suggestions on how to find it?
Nov 20, 2011 11:24:13   #
katbrown wrote:
I clicked on the link but can't find the pattern. Would really like to have it. Any suggestions on how to find it?

I found it. Go to hats and you will see the picture of the ear warmer.
Nov 20, 2011 11:26:15   #
That's a great idea ! I'll make one for my grandson who always wears a ball cap, and works outdoors in construction. and it's cold here. -20C today with a windchill of -30C.

And I love the kramer web-site for patterns.

Page: 1 2 3 next>>
Home | Latest Digest | Back to Top | All Sections
Contact us | Privacy policy | Terms of use - Forum
Copyright 2004-2016 Knitting Paradise, Inc.