The Best Knitting Patterns of 2022
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Every year we round up the knitting patterns published in our issues that received the most views on our website to create a collection featuring the fan favorites for all to enjoy. These 25 patterns range in skill level, technique, style and more so we think you’ll find something you like!

*Sweaters You Love*
It’s no surprise that these sweater patterns rose to the top. From Fisherman’s Rib, to Cables, to Colorwork, these three sweaters highlight classic knitting techniques that continue to be popular each year.

*Cardi Party*
From oversized to striped, these knit cardigan patterns were bound to become your favorites.

*Zigs and Zags*
Tried and true chevron makes an appearance, and we’re loving the geometric trend that made a splash this year in our issues.

*Turtlenecks and Cowl Necks*
Cozy seems to be the name of the game lately and keeping your neck warm and stylish with these necklines is the way to do it!

*Airy and Light*
It’s nice to see some summer knits get the love they deserve with lacy stitches and summer-ready yarn to really make a splash.

*Cozy Accessories*
Unique and timeless, these knit accessories feature pretty stitches and vibrant colorways for keeping out the chill.

*Knits for the Home*
Add a new blanket or pillow to your home and be sure to check out the genius purse organizer too!


Give a simple rectangular poncho some drama and it becomes rippling waters at sunset at your favorite lake. Shifting twisted stitches in a flattering hourglass shape form the borders of the colorful center panel that’s knit in a gradient yarn alternately striped with the main color. A beautiful border, knit at the same time as the poncho, and a generous cowl complete this stunning poncho. Read More 

This summer pillow is a fun sampler of various knitting techniques, including seed stitch, stockinette, reverse stockinette, garter stitch, eyelets, and twisted traveling stitches. These techniques combine to create a sandcastle motif on the front of the cushion cover and a seashell motif bordered by wavy lines of eyelets and garter stitch on the back. In addition to featuring a wide variety of textural stitches, this design is also a great opportunity to gain experience at working from charts, because the pattern is fully charted. Read More 

The generous shape of this long open-front cardigan creates a cozy fit with classic appeal. Thalia features an all-over textured pattern and a shawl collar worked in reverse stockinette stitch, creating beautifully rolled edges. This cardigan is the perfect casual piece for when you just want to be cozy and cute. Read More 

In This Collection