2020 has come to an end… Need some inspiration for new year resolutions in 2021? We suggest learning how to create handmade items with yarn! Make unique gifts, chunky garments or matching accessories. The last few months we have worked on new Easy Knits video tutorials for beginners and advanced knitters. Baby dresses, kids cardigans, women jumpers, accessories and cowls. Everything can be made with your hands and our new video tutorials! All patterns in this blog are available in Katia Easy Knits 9 Magazine, which includes 44 patterns for women, men, kids and babies. Below you can find an overview of popular beginner-friendly patterns from our Easy Knits Magazine which will bring joy to you and your entire family in 2021.
Easy Knits video tutorials
What would you like to learn to knit or crochet? In our Easy Knits magazines we propose you learn to knit and crochet with easy, quick and youthful patterns. Pom pom hats, simple neck warmers, maxi scarves, oversize jumpers or warm jackets for women, men, kids and babies. Furthermore, you can also find ideas for your home decoration; spongy cushions and blankets for the sofa. Do you want to see how to make some models in the Katia Easy Knits magazine? Visit the Academy section or read further for video tutorials showing how easy and enjoyable it can be to learn how to knit and crochet.
Easy knit projects for babies
Let’s start with the little ones. This baby dress in Merino Tweed is a basic piece to add to your baby’s wardrobe. We have created this easy knitting pattern with both your baby’s comfort and your needs in mind. If you have any doubts, you can watch the video below which shows you how to knit this baby dress.
Knit this jacket to gently wrap your baby up in at one sleeve. This garter stitch baby jacket uses Katia Merino 100% and is knitted in one piece. Add a collar knitted in Katia Polar for extra comfort and warmth.
Knitted garment for kids
This delicate and warm kids’ jacket is knitted in garter stitch. The colour details on the sleeves give the garment a modern and fun appearance. This jacket is easy to knit and has no decreases, making it a suitable project for beginners. In the video below you can see how to make this jacket.
Tip: use the same colours to make a matching outfit or scarf for you and your little one!
Create a textured effect by knitting this maxi jumper for kids with Ingenuous Big on two knitting needles in different sizes. Wrapped up in style and comfort! You can see how to make this model in the video below.
Male knitters, adults and kids, this season fight the cold by hand knitting your own hats, cowls and gloves. This set for kids with a hat and mittens made with Merino Aran is an ideal project for learning circular crochet. Combine black and white stripes for a unique colour effect. Add a touch of colour with the ribbed crochet sections and the pom pom to make the bicolour stripe combination stand out.
For crochet fans we have this unisex crochet set with a hat and striped neck warmer in Merino Aran. Combine black and white stripes with your favourite colour to create this amusing crochet cowl and hat set. In the video below we show you how to crochet this cowl.
Patterns for beginners
Chunky knits are hot! Make yourself this oversized jacket with Katia Tout de Suite, an XL yarn in bright and natural colours for making bulky garments. This cardigan is made in one piece only, and it is available in sizes M, L and XL.
Finally, if you’re ready for a bit more challenge, you can give this high roll neck jumper a try. You only need 3 balls Katia Twins to create a unique colour effect. Have fun and learn how to work shoulder seams and the neckline following our video below.