5 Free Knitting for Charity Patterns
Doing something for someone else can be as easy as knit and purl. Now you can knit for charity with all sorts of patterns! Knitting blankets for charity is one of the best ways to give back, and we’ve got an adorable baby blanket pattern. A knit shawl is a wonderful way to wrap someone in the comforts of knitting. There are a few cuddly toy patterns that would make a cherished gift to children. We’ve also included both adult and baby sized patterns for anyone interested in knitting hats for charity.
Whether you’re interested in hats, blankets, wraps, or stuffed toys you will find a great selection of charity knitting patterns in this free download. Knitters have a unique ability to contribute to the welfare of society—we can share our craft with others, knitting love and comfort into each stitch. And knitting for charity is so rewarding!
By Kathleen Cubley
Newborns need to keep their precious heads warm, and the easy Baby Beanie is perfect for that. Knit several of them and donate them to a hospital in your hometown. You’ll feel so good knowing your charity knitting pattern is topping the heads of brand new babies!
Garter Stitch Baby Blanket
By Kathleen Cubley
Babies also need blankets, of course. We’ve included a great, easy pattern for you that will knit up quickly. It’s basically a giant Granny’s Favorite Washcloth. This simple, quick knit will make a big impact on the baby who receives it.
By Sandi Wiseheart
People going through chemo or any other medical crisis will love receiving a beautiful, comforting shawl. Make a few Comfort Shawls and contact The American Cancer Society to see which region in the country is in need. This is one of our favorite knitting patterns for charity.
By Louisa Harding
Kids in crisis need something to love and call their own. Louisa Harding’s Knitted Cuddlies are perfect for charity knitting. There are three designs to choose from: a rabbit, a bear, and a kitty. Donate these to your local fire department or to the Red Cross.
By Knitscene Design Team
Adults, teens, and kids may have needs for a hat too, and these earflap hats are the perfect fit. There are actually three knitting for charity patterns here—we’ve included a family of hats in three different sizes. You’ll enjoy knitting the easy Earflap Hats and thinking about the those who will get so much use out of them in the cold winter months.
Enjoy spreading the love of knitting with these free patterns on knitting for charity. Knitting baby hats for charity is so rewarding, and we have the perfect little hat for you. You’ll enjoy knitting an easy baby blanket, too. There’s a comfort shawl for those suffering through an illness, and earflap hats in three sizes. We’ve also included a group of darling stuffed animals for kids who need something to cuddle. Download all five charity knitting patterns and start a new pattern today!