There are an amazing array of places on the internet to find free patterns. Just when I think I’ve got the basics of where to look for free patterns covered – I find a whole new level of amazing, fabulous, and completely free patterns! This list is a work in progress. If you have something you’d like to see added here – please leave a comment below, or send me an email at firstname.lastname@example.org
Join Ravelry! They have a great advanced search function.
Classic Elite Yarns – they have a weekly newsletter that includes a free pattern, too.
Free Vintage Knitting. Lots of amazing, out-of-print patterns.
Knitty. Yes, their site can be slow to load, but worth the wait.
Lion Brand. You can sign up for their weekly email, too.
Vogue Knitting – you need to sign up for a free account first, but so worth it!