A word about skill levels:
We have standardardized our skill level descriptions based on those
published by the Craft Yarn Council. Most people will find that
Intermediate level patterns are easily attainable by new knitters after
completing several Beginner and Easy projects.
Projects for first-time knitters using basic knit and purl stitches. Minimal
Projects using basic stitches, repetitive stitch patterns, and simple
color changes. Simple shaping and finishing.
Projects with a variety of stitches, such as basic cables and lace,
simple intarsia, double-pointed needles and knitting in the round
needle techniques. Mid-level shaping and finishing.
Projects using advanced techniques and stitches, such as short rows,
Fair Isle, more intricate intarsia, cables, lace patterns, and numerous