where is the best link for some simple knits that teens would like?
This website has a lot of patterns. There aren't any categories specifically for teens, but there ARE patterns that teens would like. You just need to narrow down your choices and then check them out. There is a pattern search on the left.
Knitting Pattern Central
Have they seen this magazine?http://www.knit1mag.com/
Here's another link that shows some patterns from a prior issue:http://www.royalyarns.com/ptrn/KT1/K1-SS-2005/index.html