Pattern Levels

Explanation of Pattern Levels

Absolute Beginner -

No experience of any kind is necessary. Projects only use cast on, knit stitch, and cast off. 

  • No experience necessary
  • Watch our online video tutorials
  • Join a class at Loopy Mango in Beacon, NY
  • Learn how to cast on, knit stitch, and cast off

Beginner -

These projects require the ability to do basic knitting techniques, such as cast on, knit stitch, purl stitch, increase, decrease, and cast off.

  • Cast on
  • Knit stitch
  • Purl stitch
  • Garter stitch
  • Stockinette stitch
  • Increase stitches
  • Decrease stitches
  • Cast off

Intermediate -

For these projects, proficiency of all beginner level techniques is needed, as well as the shaping of garments and more involved finishing techniques.

  • Cast on
  • Knit stitch
  • Purl stitch
  • Rib stitch
  • Seed stitch
  • Increase stitches
  • Decrease stitches
  • Picking up stitches
  • Knitting in the round

If you'd like to shop our DIY kits by which level they are, we've made collections to help you! Click the levels below - 

ABSOLUTE BEGINNER

BEGINNER

INTERMEDIATE