Pattern Design

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Pattern Design Classes

Dive into pattern design, and create your own flawless knitwear patterns and gorgeous knit garments. With online pattern design classes from Craftsy, you'll learn trade secrets from the most decorated designer in the knitwear industry.

Mastering Cable Design

Fiona Ellis

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$49.99

Learn to create, modify and make cable-knit patterns with prolific and personable knitwear designer Fiona Ellis.

Student Projects from this class

Double Point Pink

Double Point Pink

by Fiona Ellis

Varied Petrie by knitherapy
Vertical Shaping Review by Shirley Paden
Alex Squared: The Wedding Dress by worldknits

Handknit Garment Design

Shirley Paden

$49.99

Handknit Garment Design

Shirley Paden

Shirley Paden, author of Knitwear Design Workshop, brings her concepts to Craftsy! Learn her comprehensive yet simple process for beautiful fabric and knitwear. See more

Gita by Faina Goberstein
Flower Cardigan (adult sizes) by ewelina123
Cornelia sweater by Deirdre78

Sizing Knitwear Patterns

Faina Goberstein

$49.99

Sizing Knitwear Patterns

Faina Goberstein

Whether your goal is to sell online, get published, or knit a sweater to fit, with Faina's expert grading tips, you'll be on your way to pattern success!

Knitting Patterns

No matter what your aspirations are, Craftsy has the knitting pattern to inspire you. Find the perfect knitting pattern from Craftsy's superb selection, and cast on today!

Craftsy Yarn Shop

Need some spectacular yarn to bring your latest design to life? Look no further for fabulous fiber!

Join Iris Schreier's Silk Curved Scarf Knit-Along!

$19.99

Pattern Design Articles

Have a knitting design in mind? Jump start your process with tips and techniques from Craftsy's expert article contributors.

Knitwear Designers From Around The World

Get inspired by regional knitwear designers and discover what makes them unique.

Pattern Drafting For Knitters: Getting Started

Share your brilliant knit designs with the world! Learn the essentials of pattern drafting.

Design Your Own Shawl

Express your creativity! With these ideas for designing your own shawl you'll be knitting a custom wardrobe in no time.

Knitting Projects

Before you start your chart, find motivation and inspiration in knitting projects completed by other Craftsy members!

The Design Process

by Sally Melville

Design #2

by quiltersings

My First Design

by Khubb

Pattern Design Blog Posts

If designing is your knitting desire, the Craftsy blog is the perfect place to give your imagination a boost. Plus, learn new knitting techniques and incorporate them into your original designs!

Learn It! 7 New Craftsy Classes to Inspire Your Creativity

You know that feeling, the sense of accomplishment you get when you master a new skill or finish a challenging project? Well, get ready to experience ...

4 Tips for Writing Professional Knitting Patterns

It's funny that, as knitters, we sometimes have difficulty writing our own patterns. We read and follow patterns all the time, but when we try and ...

How to Knit Eyelets: Designing & Creating

Eyelets are the first step to learning how to knit and design lace accessories. These tips will help you design a simple lace stitch pattern to use ...