Saturday, September 12, 2009

Baby Knit Kits - Knitting Kits for Beginners

It's the perfect time of year to start knitting! The first signs of fall are here and it won't be long before it's time to start adding on the layers. Stay warm this winter with knitted accessories handmade by you!

You'll find a great selection of beginner knitting kits in the Knit & Crochet Kits section of the store. Learn to Knit Kits from Lion Brand and a DVD Knit Starter Kit from Leisure Arts include yarn, needles, and instructions for completing your first knitting project.

Once you've learned the basics, you'll be ready to move to the next level of knitting projects. We have several new knitting kits that are ideal for the Advanced Beginner Knitter. These knitting kits include patterns and enough yarn to complete the project.

Baby Knit Kits

The Baby Washcloth Knit Kit is an easy knit kit from KidKnits. The colors are light celery green and natural ecru. Kit includes 2 skeins of Peaches & Creme 100% cotton yarn, knitting patterns with instructions, and a little rubber ducky.

There are 2 washcloth knitting patterns, including a classic garter stitch with eyelet edging and a feather & fan lace design. Each skein will make 1 of each pattern. You'll have enough yarn to knit 4 soft cotton washcloths for baby! You'll need US size 7 straight knitting needles for this project.

The Pea Pod Baby Hat Knit Kit from KidKnits includes pattern and yarn to knit this adorable pea pod hat for baby. The yarn is Peaches & Creme 100% cotton in light blue, emerald green, and apple green.

This baby hat is knitted in the round with minimal finishing required. You'll need size 7 circular needles and size 7 double pointed knitting needles to complete this project.

Pattern includes 2 sizes with finished measurements of 16" and 18". Kit includes enough yarn to knit the larger size hat. This is a quick & easy knitting kit for you to knit this sweet pea pod hat for baby!

The Baby Snugs Felted Boot Knit Kit from Pick Up Sticks includes pattern, yarn, and instructions for knitting these felted boots for baby.

Kit includes 100% Peruvian wool yarn for exterior, 100% pure alpaca for lining, suede sole pads for traction, and pattern. Yarn colors are sand and seafoam.

Pattern includes 3 sizes, provided in terms of child's age as well as foot length. Fits sizes infant to 3 years.

These boots keep their shape even when not being worn. Babies and toddlers will love wearing these soft felted knit booties made just for them!

Visit the Knit & Crochet Kits section for details on these kits and to see our complete selection of knitting kits for baby!

Great Knitting Resource!

The Lion Brand Learning Center is an excellent resource for beginner and advanced beginner knitters. You'll find illustrated step-by-step instructions, a glossary of pattern abbreviations with detailed explanations, a searchable list of frequently-asked-questions, and more!

Knitting is a creative & fun way to spend a fall afternoon. Visit Weekend Kits today and be ready to knit something new on your next Weekend at Home!

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