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beginner friendly

Introductory patterns designed with new knitters in mind

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Sample a Brooklyn Tweed yarn and your pattern’s on the house

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build your skills

Assemble your technique tool kit with video tutorials and foundational resources


Consider BT by Brooklyn Tweed your roadmap to knitting adventure! These high quality patterns have inviting, easy-to-follow layouts and clarifying tutorials for each new skill. Incorporate additional techniques at your own pace and practice what you’ve learned with creative suggestions from our companion pdfs.

Enjoy the tactile pleasure of a new yarn with a free BTxBT pattern download to pair with your yarn purchase and learn which wool you like best!


As a beginner knitter knowing where and how to start your journey can feel daunting. Never fear! BTxBT patterns are especially designed to guide you through the process, from cast on to bind off. All techniques are explained with simple language and helpful tutorials to support you in building a solid foundation.

cloudline hat

interval shawl


New and seasoned knitters alike revel in the discovery of new techniques. BTxBT patterns provide a cohesive progression for your learning, slowly folding in new skills like lace, cables and construction as you knit your way from one pattern to the next.

first brioche hat

first raglan sweater

first colorwork cowl

first cables hat


all ways hat

cloudline hat

ezra baby cardigan

first brioche hat

first cables hat

first colorwork cowl

first raglan sweater

forest stroll blanket

gossy bonnet


interval shawl

nysa shawl

turn a square

woven roots hat

woven roots scarf

A grouping of BT by Brooklyn Tweed First Cables Hat variations


Once you’ve mastered the basics, enrich your experience with experimentation. Select BTxBT patterns are paired with complimentary companion pdfs, featuring fun variations on the original design. Try your hand at additional cables, colors and motifs to further explore each theme.

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