Heritage: a collection of 8 classic knits for men

Autumn is just around the corner, literally! The first day of Fall is tomorrow, September 23, and which instantly puts me into full “sweater weather” mode.

We recently released our first men’s collection, Heritage, which is filled with 8 handsome knitting patterns that range from sweaters to cardigans, vests and a few accessories. Whether you’re a man that knits, or you just want to knit a timeless classic for the man in your life, Heritage is your one-stop inspiration this season.

We’ve styled the each of the 8 knits found in Heritage, go ahead and take a peek!

The textured stitches and shawl collar transform this everyday cardigan into a true classic – perfect for staying cozy next to the fireplace or while exploring the great outdoors!

hidden light heritage mens knitting patterns

ATWOOD CARDIGAN by Elizabeth Morrison
This cardigan shows off a gorgeous yet not-too-flashy twist stitch, making it an easy-to-wear classic for work days and lazy weekend brunch outings.

atwood cardigan heritage mens knitting patterns

Do you long for classic knits of times gone by? This sweater is a gorgeous reference to the sweaters of the past. Unique stitch motifs and a generous neckband result in a sweater that’s as gorgeous as it is warm.

traditional gansey heritage mens knitting patterns

Subtle textures and an impressive cable pattern come together to create this rustic pullover. Plus, the cozy shawl collar adds sophistication and loads of charm.

mountain house pullover heritage mens knitting patterns

PROFESSOR VON WAFFLE by Danna Rachel Cauthern
Deceptively easy to make (and it’s also seamless!), this handsome pullover focuses on the beauty of classic stockinette stitches while highlighting a textured yoke.

professor von waffle pullover heritage mens knitting patterns

Every man should have at least one handknit vest in their winter wardrobe. Subtle multi-color ribbing along the neckband, armholes and along the bottom give this vest a sophisticated, yet laid back look.

corrugated vest heritage mens knitting patterns

HANDSOME FELLA by Jenny Williams
Enjoy a morning at your favorite coffee shop, an afternoon apple picking and an evening stroll through your neighborhood filled with autumn leaves – all while staying warm and looking sharp, thanks to this (very) handsome scarf.

handsome fella heritage mens knitting patterns

WINDING ROAD HAT & SCARF by Tetiana Otruta
A hat and scarf – the dynamic duo of men’s accessories! Cascading cables travel up this hat & scarf set, adding a touch of embellishment with an understated look. We’re sure you’ll stay cozy throughout the winter months with this versatile set.

winding road hat and scart set heritage mens knitting patterns

What are your favorite patterns in the Heritage collection? We simply adore each and every pattern in this classic collection of knitwear for men.

Plus, our book sale is going on now – which means you save 40% off when you purchase Heritage, the print book. And at only $8.99 for 8 patterns, it’s definitely a deal you don’t want to miss.

Want to get the collection, or perhaps a single pattern download of your favorite design? Here are the handy links!

Heritage collection, print book
Heritage collection, eBook
All of the patterns in the Heritage collection

Fun side note (and your reward for reading all the way to the end!): all of the dapper gents that modeled in this collection work at Knit Picks or are the spouse of a Knit Picks staffer!