Are you learning how to knit? One of the easiest projects to start with is a coaster. Knit coaster patterns are often very easy to complete and work up quickly. Most coasters are knit using only the basic knit and purl stitches.
If you know how to knit and purl, you will be able to complete most of the following patterns.
15 Coaster Knitting Patterns
Below are 15 knit coaster patterns. There are simple designs as well as more complicated and textured designs. All these coaster patterns are perfect for making handmade gifts.
1. Diamond Stitch Knit Coaster Pattern by MemphisMadeByLesley
You can knit up some of these beautiful coasters in no time at all. The pattern is easy to knit and would be a great choice when making last minute gifts.
The knit coaster pattern is worked on size 7 needles. You will also need one skein of worsted weight yarn.
2. Farmhouse Coaster Knitting Pattern by DarlingJadore
The classic striping and all-over texture make these coasters perfect for a home decorated in farmhouse decor. This knit coaster pattern works up quickly and effortlessly.
An advanced beginner can complete this pattern. It uses simple knit stitches and techniques. Included are links to helpful video tutorials to make the pattern even easier to complete. You will need approximately 25 yards (22.86 meters) of worsted/medium-weight yarn and US 8 (5 mm) knitting needles.
3. Easy Knit Coaster Free Pattern by Artful Homemaking
This easy knitted coaster pattern is ideal for beginners wanting to work on their knitting skills. If you are searching for an easy free knitting pattern, look no further. This knit coaster works up quickly and is fun to knit.
To make these coasters you will need cotton yarn, size US 7 knitting needles, a yarn needle, and a pair of scissors. You will need to know how to read knitting abbreviations.
4. Coaster Knitting Pattern by OnePurlRow
Here is a classic knit coaster pattern that creates a cosy, warm feeling. The pattern works perfectly for all types of home decor.
To knit these coasters you will need 1 ball of aran weight cotton yarn, 3.25 mm knitting needles, a tapestry needle, and a pair of scissors. It is a beginner-friendly knitting pattern that uses knit, purl, and cast on. The pattern includes instructions for casting off.
5. Simple Oval Leaf Ornament Knit Coaster Pattern by elvesworld
Knit these cute leaf coasters to use during autumn to add a seasonal accent. The design was inspired by the simple shape of the sassafras leaf. You can also use these coasters as bookmarks.
This is an intermediate level knit coaster pattern that works up quickly. The PDF pattern is easy to follow, with detailed step-by-step instructions and photos. The finished leaf is about 6.7 inches (17 cm) in length.
6. Seashell Knit Coaster Free Pattern by Ellen Kapusniak
Do you love the beach or live in a beach house? These seashell coasters are perfect for bringing a touch of the seaside into your home.
The knit coaster pattern uses twisted stitch columns made by knitting and purling through the back loops, a slip stitch edging, and simple decreases for shaping. You can use either bulky weight yarn or worsted weight yarn.
7. Easy Knit Rope Potholder Pattern by KnitJoys
You can use this knitted project as a coaster or a potholder. It uses chunky 5 mm rope, which makes it thick and bulky.
This pattern is ideal for advanced beginners that know cast on, knit, slip stitch, and cast off. The completed coaster will measure approximately 8.66 inches (20 cm) x 7.88 inches (22 cm).
8. Textured Knitted Coaster Pattern by FrosiaKnits
The Venezia Palina Coaster pattern takes a little time and patience to make. The pattern was inspired by the beautifully painted mooring poles found throughout the canals of Venezia.
This is a beginner-friendly knit coaster pattern. The coaster will add a little touch of cosy to your home. The techniques involved include knit, purl, slip one purl-wise, and slip one knit-wise.
9. Coaster Easy Knitting Pattern by DarlingJadore
Are you looking for a lacy coaster? This knit coaster pattern created a column of wispy lace that delicately cascades down the side
An advanced beginner can complete this pattern. The download contains written instructions and links to numerous photo and video tutorials. You will need approximately 25 yards (22.86 meters) of worsted/medium-weight yarn and US 8 (5 mm) knitting needles.
10. DIY Knit Coaster Pattern by Meteoriteknit
Here is an interesting knit coaster pattern. The colour combinations you can use are endless. Make a set for yourself or as a gift.
This is a beginner-friendly knitting pattern. You will need 4.0 mm DPN or circular knitting needles and lightweight yarn. The completed coaster will measure 3.94 inches (10 cm) x 3.54 inches (9 cm).
11. Easy Knitted Coaster Pattern by DarlingJadore
Vertical and horizontal ridges create an intriguing pattern and texture. You can use a solid coloured yarn. Or make the coaster even more intriguing by using multicoloured yarn.
This is a beginner to advanced-beginner knit coaster pattern. It uses simple knit stitches and techniques. Included with the written instructions and photos are links to helpful video tutorials
12. Christmas Tree Coaster Knitting Pattern by Nimble Needles
Do you enjoy decorating for Christmas? Then you will love this knit coaster free pattern. The cute little coaster features a Christmas tree.
If you know how to cast on, bind off, knit, and purl, you can make these holiday coasters. There are written instructions and a knitting chart.
13. Knit Coaster Pattern by bromefields
You get three patterns with this knit coaster pattern. You can use the knit trivets as a coaster, a trivet, or a potholder.
This is a written pattern with no chart. It is for beginners and advanced beginners. The small measures 5 inches (13 cm) x 5 inches (13 cm). The medium measures 7 inches (18 cm) x 7 inches (18 cm). And the large measures 9 inches (23 cm) x 9 inches (23 cm).
14. Easy Morning Knitting Pattern Set by FieldHouseKnits
If you are a beginner looking for a knit coaster pattern that only uses basic stitches, this is what you are looking for. You only need to know how to cast on, bind off, knit, and purl.
With one skein of cotton yarn and a few hours, you can make a pair of coasters. Also included are instructions for a bookmark and a dishcloth. So, you can make a complete set.
15. Somertide Placemat and Coaster Set by WyndlestrawDesigns
With this download, you get both a knit coaster pattern and a knit placemat pattern. You can make these all in one colour. Or have fun and create a festive display.
The intermediate level patterns include stitch charts and full line-by-line instructions. There are 3 sizes of placemats. The knit coaster measures 4.125 inch (10.5 cm) square.
Are you looking for a fun and quick knitting project? Work up some of these knit coaster patterns.
You can never have enough coasters. They are necessary for protecting your furniture from scuffs and condensation. If you are always finding yourself looking for a coaster, or need a quick go-to gift idea, make some of these knit coaster patterns.
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We hope you enjoy these knit coaster patterns!