Woman sitting at an outdoor cafe table modelling a knit poncho with wrist warmers
Woman modelling a black knit casual wrap on a city street

3 Knitting Projects for the New Year

3 Knitting Projects for the New Year

Start the New Year with a warm, homemade knit, with one of these fun knitting project ideas from Big Knits, Big Needles. Download the free knitting pattern to make a fashionable casual wrap, and get inspired by the other winter looks below. This year’s resolution: looking fabulous!

1. Casual wrap

As you stroll the crisp winter streets or read a book at your favorite pavement café, all you need to keep out the chill is a frothy cappuccino and this warm, fleecy wrap!

Download the free chart and knitting pattern diagram to start working on a wrap masterpiece.

 Looking for more winter knit inspiration? Try one of the ideas below!

2. Poncho with wristwarmers

Stay cozy with this timeless knit poncho with wristwarmers. Made using Trendsetter Yarns Merino wool, this staple includes a snug roll collar to keep you toasty.

Woman modelling a poncho with wristwarmers at an outdoor cafe

3. Long block-stripe cardigan

There's nothing like cardigan weather! Stay streetwise cool (and snuggled warm) in this long block-stripe cardigan. Made using Lana Grossa Yak Merino wool, it includes a refreshing splash of color.

Woman modelling a long block-stripe knit cardigan



Ready for more wooly wonders? Get knitting in no time with Big Knits, Big Needles and learn to knit chunky sweaters and jackets for every occasion with super fast results. With over 20 stylish chunky knitting projects including ponchos, cardigans, sweaters, hats, and legwarmers, Big Knits, Big Needles is the most inspirational guide to giant knitting.

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