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Top-Down: 1237 Free Patterns

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Lavender Sprinkles Sweater

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: 3-quarter sleeves, In-the-round, Raglan, Relaxed fit, Seamless, Textured pattern, Top-Down.

Lavender Sprinkles Jacket

Free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: 3-quarter sleeves, Raglan, Relaxed fit, Seamless, Textured pattern, Top-Down.

Blue Glaze Cardigan

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: 3-quarter sleeves, Saddle Shoulder, Seamless, Top-Down.

Blue Glaze Sweater

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: 3-quarter sleeves, Saddle Shoulder, Seamless, Top-Down.

Tammi Sweater

Sizes: 8 (10, 12) years

Free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, Fair Isle, In-the-round, Long Sleeve, Round Neckline, Round Yoke, Seamless, Top-Down.

Lace Socks in Nalle

This free knitting pattern uses Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Lace pattern, Seamless, Top-Down.

Turning Leaves Sweater

Free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Lace pattern, Long Sleeve, Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Turning Leaves Cardigan

This free knitting pattern uses Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Lace pattern, Long Sleeve, Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Peaches and Cream Jacket

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: 3-quarter sleeves, Puff sleave, Seamless, Top-Down, Wrap.

French Riviera Cropped Summer Raglan Cardigan

Top-down seamless cardigan

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Lace Yoke Tee

Free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Lace, Round Yoke, Seamless, Top-Down.

Esme Half-Zip Sweater

This free knitting pattern uses Super Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Pocket, Top-Down, Zipper.

Zero Crops Given Top

This free knitting pattern uses Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cropped, In-the-round, Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down, V-neck.

Country Dew Cardigan

Free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Long Sleeve, Raglan, Relaxed fit, Seamless, Top-Down.

Country Dew Sweater

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Long Sleeve, Raglan, Relaxed fit, Seamless, Top-Down.

Galatea Sweater

Knitted sweater in 1 strand DROPS Kid-Silk and 1 strand DROPS BabyAlpaca Silk.

A free knitting pattern. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Lace pattern, Long Sleeve, Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Galatea Cardigan

Knitted jacket with 1 strand DROPS Kid-Silk and 1 strand DROPS Alpaca.

Free knitting pattern. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Lace pattern, Long Sleeve, Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Velvet Turtle Pullover

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: 3-quarter sleeves, Cropped, Oversized fit, Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Sock Knitter's Pullover

Free knitting pattern using Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Raglan, Seamless, Short Rows, Stripes, Top-Down.

Lost in Lavender Cardigan

This free knitting pattern uses Lace-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: 3-quarter sleeves, Lace pattern, Saddle Shoulder, Top-Down.

Lost in Lavender Sweater

Free knitting pattern using Lace-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: 3-quarter sleeves, Lace pattern, Saddle Shoulder, Top-Down.

Girls' Old-Time Raglan Banded Dress

Pretty knitted girls' dress with banded stripes and bow collar

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Seamless, Top-Down.

Perfect T-Shirt

Free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Sweetheart Dress

A free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Butterfly Sweater

Free knitting pattern using Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Stranded, Top-Down.

Swinging Sixties Vintage-Style Doll Dress

We loved this cute doll dress pattern brought to us by ABC Knitting Patterns. These are perfect for giving your doll that vintage 50s or 60s style. Some experience is recommended, but because doll clothes are small and fast to knit, they are great to practice your knitting technique with.

Free knitting pattern using Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Stripes, Top-Down.

Little Seaside Sweater

This free knitting pattern uses Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Lina Wrap Cardigan

Free knitting pattern using Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Seamless, Top-Down.

Hooded Baby Teddy Bear Sweater

Free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Hood, Raglan, Top-Down.

Sapphire Trails Top

A free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Lace pattern, Seamless, Short Sleeves, Top-Down.

Free Motion Sweater

Free knitting pattern using Super Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: 3-quarter sleeves, Crew Neck, In-the-round, Lace pattern, Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Sleigh Ride Socks

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, In-the-round, Nordic pattern, Seamless, Top-Down.

Seamless Willow Summer Top

Free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Seamless, Top-Down.

Sweet Tee

SIZES 6 mos (12 mos, 2T, 4T, 6, 8, 10)

Free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Raglan, Seamless, Stockinette Stitch, Top-Down.

Sparrow Song Jacket

Free knitting pattern using Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Lace pattern, Leaf pattern, Long Sleeve, Round Neckline, Round Yoke, Seamless, Top-Down.

Sparrow Song Sweater

This free knitting pattern uses Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Lace pattern, Leaf pattern, Long Sleeve, Round Neckline, Round Yoke, Seamless, Top-Down.

Little Seaside Sweater

SIZES 12 months (18 months, 2 years, 4 years)

Free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Raglan, Top-Down.

Lina Wrap Cardigan

SIZES 6 months (12 months, 24 months, 4 years, 6 years)

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: I-Cord, Long Sleeve, Raglan, Top-Down.

Star Baby Pullover

Sized 6-24 months

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, Intarsia, Long Sleeve, Raglan, Seamless, Stripes, Top-Down.

UFO Yoke Sweater

Sizes 6-24 months

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, Intarsia, Long Sleeve, Round Yoke, Seamless, Top-Down.

Highland Hikers

Free knitting pattern using Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, Nordic pattern, Seamless, Top-Down.

Joy of the Harvest Jacket

Free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: 3-quarter sleeves, Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Northern Spring Sweater

A free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Diagonal, Lace pattern, Seamless, Top-Down.

Monster Mash

This free knitting pattern uses Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless, Top-Down.

Walking The Green Lines Socks

Free knitting pattern using Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless, Textured pattern, Top-Down.

Peaches and Cream Sweater

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: 3-quarter sleeves, Pouffe Sleeves, Round Neckline, Top-Down.

Festival Socks

This free knitting pattern uses Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Top-Down.

Cubist Poncho

A free knitting pattern using Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless, Top-Down.

Sweetheart Dress

SIZES 3 (6, 12, 18, 24) months

Free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Lace pattern, Raglan, Seamless, Sleeveless, Top-Down.

Biker’s Cowl / Dickie

A free knitting pattern using Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless, Top-Down, Turtleneck.

Top-Down Raglan Summer Lace Cardigan

Women's short-sleeve lace button-down cardigan

A free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Lace, Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Sunday Morning Sweater

A free knitting pattern using Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Oversized fit, Raglan, Rib, Seamed, Top-Down.

Braided Joggers

This free knitting pattern uses DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, Top-Down.

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Free knitting pattern using Any Gauge-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless, Top-Down, Tutorials.

Drizzle Sweater

Free knitting pattern using Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Mosaic, Round Yoke, Seamless, Top-Down.

Lace Yoke Tee

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Lace pattern, Round Neckline, Round Yoke, Seamless, Short Sleeves, Top-Down.

Grayscale Pullover

Free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Long Sleeve, Raglan, Round Neckline, Seamless, Stockinette Stitch, Stripes, Top-Down, Worked as One-piece.

Tricolor Bubble Sweater

A free knitting pattern using Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Bobble, In-the-round, Raglan, Stripes, Top-Down.

Low Tide

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Lace pattern, Long Sleeve, Saddle Shoulder, Seamless, Top-Down.

Low Tide Jacket

Free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Lace pattern, Long Sleeve, Saddle Shoulder, Seamless, Top-Down.

April Love

A free knitting pattern using Fingering or Lace-weight yarns. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Lace pattern, Long Sleeve, Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Row by Row

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Balloon sleeve, In-the-round, Long Sleeve, Round Neckline, Seamless, Stripes, Top-Down.

Row by Row Jacket

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Balloon sleeve, Long Sleeve, Seamless, Stripes, Top-Down.

Lagoon

A free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: English rib, In-the-round, Long Sleeve, Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Reversible Brioche Poncho

A free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Brioche, In-the-round, Reversible, Seamless, Top-Down, Turtleneck.

Jessica

Free knitting pattern using DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Seamed, Short Rows, Top-Down.

Lilja

This free knitting pattern uses Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Lace, Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.

Sally

Free knitting pattern using Sport-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Lace, Raglan, Top-Down.

Spiral Up Mittens

Free knitting pattern using Aran-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless, Top-Down.

Twist & Fade Raglan



A free knitting pattern using Fingering-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, Colorwork, One-piece, Stockinette Stitch, Top-Down.

December Sands Jacket

Free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Cable, Long Sleeve, Raglan, Round Neckline, Seamless, Top-Down.

Urban Autumn Jacket

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, English rib, Long Sleeve, Round Neckline, Round Yoke, Seamless, Top-Down.

Urban Autumn

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, English rib, In-the-round, Long Sleeve, Round Neckline, Seamless, Top-Down.

Story of Snow

Free knitting pattern using Lace or Sport-weight yarns. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Lace pattern, Long Sleeve, Round Neckline, Round Yoke, Seamless, Top-Down.

Story of Snow Jacket

A free knitting pattern using Lace or Sport-weight yarns. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Lace pattern, Long Sleeve, Seamless, Top-Down.

Winter Fjords Jacket

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, Long Sleeve, Nordic pattern, Round Neckline, Round Yoke, Seamless, Top-Down.

Winter Fjords

A free knitting pattern using Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Colorwork, In-the-round, Long Sleeve, Nordic pattern, Round Neckline, Round Yoke, Seamless, Top-Down.

January Sweater

This free knitting pattern uses DK-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Round Yoke, Seamless, Stranded, Top-Down.

American Girl Doll Wild West Poncho

This free knitting pattern uses Worsted-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: In-the-round, Seamless, Top-Down.

Winter League Pullover

This free knitting pattern uses Bulky-weight yarn. Pattern attributes and techniques include: Oversized fit, Raglan, Seamless, Top-Down.
















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