Writing your own knitting patterns isn't hard and shouldn't be intimidating. It's a skill that every knitter (hand or machine) must have.

Pattern writing may not be your cup of tea, but don't be left in the dark about how it's done. The knowledge learned here not only help you understand the process, but it will give you the freedom to modify knitting patterns to make them your own!

This course uses graph paper and minimal math to visually chart various parts of a knitting pattern. 14 minutes

After completing this course, you will be able to:
  • Understand the methods of charting simple knitting patterns, without software
  • Write a pattern for a basic rectangular shape based on your gauge for scarves, blankets, etc.
  • Chart a V-neckline change the shape or alter the depth of a pattern's neckline.
  • Customize any pattern with shoulder shaping