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Two Hour Knits: 28 Quick Knitting Projects

By: Katelin Burke, Editor, AllFreeKnitting
Two Hour Knits 28 Quick Knitting Projects

As knitters, we show our love with the work of our hands. A hand-knitted gift, large or small, means so much more than something store-bought; and if we could, we would knit gifts for every friend, family member, and even coworkers.

Unfortunately, many of us don't have the time to knit a sweater for every person who makes a positive impact on our lives. Quick knitting projects are much more practical when knitting for a long list of recipients.

Chunky scarf and knit hat patterns are always welcome gifts, of course, but accessories and household items make great presents too. Our collection of Two-Hour Knit Gifts: 28 Quick Knitting Projects can be finished in no time at all and is sure to please any recipient.

Easy Knitting Projects for Wicked Fast Wearable Gifts

There's a certain satisfaction in seeing loved ones wear the gifts you knit for them. If you knit for a crowd, try learning how to arm knit; this super-speedy technique turns out results in just minutes. Or try a quick knitting project using large needles and super-chunky yarn. Whether you're looking for instructions on how to knit a scarf, a hat, or even fingerless gloves, you're sure to love these quick-knitted homemade gift ideas.

On the Double Drink Accessories: Quick Knitting Projects

If you have friends and family whose cup of tea is... well, a cup of tea, these quick knit gifts might be just the thing. Hand-knit cup cozies are a cute and eco-friendly alternative to paper cup sleeves that coffee and tea drinkers alike are sure to love. A knit coaster pattern is also a wonderfully versatile quick knitting project— it's small enough that you can personalize an entire set for anyone on your gift list.

Quick Knit Gifts for Tech Types

Though often overlooked, techno gadgets offer enormous potential for knitting inspiration. Everyone has a cell phone, after all, and most of them are fragile and pricey. Knitting phone cozies and laptop covers as gifts kills many birds with one stone. These quick knitting patterns are small, easily customizable, and functional, making them ideal homemade gift ideas for everyone on your list.

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I love these! Quick knitting projects are totally my thing, so I'd love to try all of these!

I was in need of some knitting or crochet projects that take around but not more than a couple of hours to make while I am riding in a car. I can't stand doing something for more than an hour, and I can't read while I am the passenger in a car. So knitting some gifts that take just takes two hours or so is perfect.

Great ideas for last minute gifts! #BestIdeaEver


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