Find out about the latest and some of the classic knitting books. Information about what you will get from the book - be it the quality of the patterns, new techniques, or if it is a solid reference.
Knitting The Perfect Fit Review
Knitting The Perfect Fit by Melissa Leapman shows knitters how to alter and create patterns that fit correctly and properly flatter the figure of the wearer.
Nordic Knitting Traditions Review
Book Review for a book with 25 patterns using updated versions of Scandinavian, Icelandic and Fair Isle patters by Susan Anderson-Freed. Patterns include hats, gloves, mittens, socks and leg warmers.
2-at-a-Time Socks by Melissa Morgan-Oakes
Two at a time socks made simple.
Aran Knitting - Book Review
Starmore’s book on Aran Knitting is full of patterns and history that changed the way many knitters thought about Aran Sweaters. A new edition of this book has been released – find out if it is something to add to your knitting library.
Boutique Knits by Laura Irwin
A book of accessories that will add style and flair to your wardrobe.
A review of two books, 60 Quick Knits for Cascade 220 Yarns, and Knitting Mochimochi. These books may just deserve a peek.
Charmed Knits Projects for Fans of Harry Potter
Harry Potter fans and those who knit for them will love this book. Patterns galore to delight the Harry Potter fan.
Digital Knitting Books
Are you a new knitter or a lapsed knitter, read a review of books about knitting that will get you excited about knitting.
Finishing School Review
My Review of Deborah Newton’s Finishing School: A Master Class For Knitters, Read on to see if this finishing guide and pattern book is for you!
How to judge a knitting book
Knitting books abound, how do you choose the one that suits you best.
Just Like Me Knits Review
Review of the Knitting Pattern Book "Just Like Me Knits" by Brandy Fortune. Fortune's book has many clothing and accessory item patterns to knit for a child and their doll
Knit Noro published by Sixth&Spring Books is a book that includes 30 designs that best show off the lovely properties of Noro Yarns.
Knit to be Square
Review of the book Knit to be Square by Vivian Hoxbro. The technique is mitered squares or modular knitting. Great explanations, lovely color choices.
Knitters Book of Yarn
Knitter's book of yarn was originally published in 2007. The book is an amazing repository of information about the properties of the many different kinds of yarn that are available.
Knitting In Circles Review
This book from prolific knit designer and author Nicky Epstein shows how to use knitted circles to create a huge variety of knitting projects. The book shows how to knit up a variety of circles, both in size, stitch type and colorowrk, and then inspires the reader to use the circles as embellishmen
Knitting Know-How Review
Review of Knitting Know-How : Techniques, Lessons and Projects for Every Knitter's Library by Dorothy Ratigan and Judith Durant. This is a reference guide to knitting techniques combined with projects to help you learn and improve your knitting.
Knitwear Design Workshop
This is my review of Shirley Paden’s book Knitwear Design Workshop. Read on to find out if this book has what you are looking for in developing your own knitwear
Literary Knits Review
A review of Nikol Lohr's book of patterns inspired by famous pieces of literature.
Natural Plant Dyes Book Review
Book Review of Sasha Duerr's natural plant dye guide. This book has great photos and lots of inspiration. Read the review to find out if it has the kind of information you want to dye your knitted and other textile crafts.
Power Cables and Color Knitting the Easy Way
Power Cables: the Ultimate Guide to Knitting Inventive Cables by Lily M. Chin is a definitive work on cables. The book may not be for the beginner at first glance, but if you want to learn the ins and outs of cables and really understand the engineering behind cables this book will do that.
Review Handmade To Sell
The handmade retail business movement is thriving. If you love to make handmade items and are thinking of entering this unique, modernized business world, you will need guides to help you get started. Read this book review to see if "Handmade To Sell" is the right guide for you.
Review of 101 Stitches to Knit
Review of 101 Stitches to Knit by Interweave press. A great set of cards that have individual stitches on each cards with written and charted patterns.
Review of Color Sense by Susan Levin
A book review of Color Sense Creative Color Combinations for Crafters by Susan Levin. Learn to experiment with color using the handy tools in this book.
Review of Luxury Yarn One-Skein Wonders
If you bought one expensive skein of yarn and you need to figure out what to do with it, here is your book.
Review of Northern Knits and New England Knits
Northern Knits Designs Inspired by the Knitting Traditions of Scandinavia, Iceland and the Shetland Isles by Lucinda Guy. The first thing I noticed about the book was that I wanted to make all of the patterns within it. The second thing I noticed was no steeks.
Review of Socks from the Toe Up
Have you wanted to try knitting socks from the toe up? Here is the book that will help you make the switch. Wendy D. Johnson's Socks from the Toe-up is a great book on how to do this.
Review of Three Nicky Epstein Books
The following three books by Nicky Epstein showcase this designers talents, and guide knitters to embellish, change, and think outside the box with knitting.
Stashbuster Knits, Knit Noro, and 60 More
Not sure how to use your gift cards or left over from the holidays cash; here are three books (sent by the publishers)that bear review.
Teeny Tiny MochiMochi and Knitting Beyond the Edge
Two books have recently been delivered to me courtesy of the publishers; Teeny-Tiny MochiMochi by Anna Hrachovec, Knitting beyond the edge by Nicky Epstein.
The Ultimate Sock Book
Vogue Knitting has a reputation for creating beautiful, up to date designs that home knitters can recreate with Vogue patterns and techniques. Does the Ultimate Sock Book live up to Vogues reputation and claim made in the title?
Three Technique Books
Jil Eaton´s Knitting School, Melissa Leapman´s Mastering Color Knitting, and Rosemary Drysdale´s Entrelac, are three books that showcase specific techniques and how-to´s. They may be worth a look.
Toe Up Socks for Everybody
Review of Wendy D. Johnson´s latest book Toe up socks for everybody.
Two New Books
A review of the books Knitting and Tea and New Pathways for Sock Knitters.
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Three book reviews, Deborah Newton's Knitting School, Clara Parkes Book of Socks and Vampire knits. Two new releases and one a Twilight inspired favorite.
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