Wednesday, November 14, 2012

Knitted Leg Warmers FREE Pattern

Here is an addition to my recent leg warmer craze! These are simple to make, but turn out so lovely! They are super soft and warm as well. Have fun with 'em!

You will need: 
3 US size 5 DPN's
Worsted weight yarn in two colors
Yarn needle

Special abbreviations: 
MC=Main color
CC=Contrast color

CO 34 sts LOOSELY 
Rnd 1: With MC work in k1 p1 ribbing all the way around and continue until it measures 1.5 in from the beginning
Rnd 2: Switch to CC and work in stockinette st for 5 rnds
Rnd 3: Switch to MC and work in stockinette st for 8 rnds
Repeat rnds 2 and 3 5 more times for a total of 6 MC stripes and 6 CC stripes
Rnd 4: Repeat rnd 2 once more
Rnd 5: With MC work in k1 p1 ribbing until it measures 1.5 in 
Finish: Bind off LOOSELY
Weave in ends and repeat all the steps for the other leg warmer.
CONGRATS!!! You are finished! Let me know if this pattern was helpful.


  1. Thank you so much for putting this pattern up, it was just what I was looking for!


  2. Thanks for posting this. I've been looking for a basic legwarmer pattern for a long time.