Instructional Knitting Books

Instructional knitting books covering techniques from cables to intarsia, the conceptual design process, garment types and how to fix mistakes.

Instructional Knitting Books




Crochet: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide
Crochet: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide by DK Publishing $40.00 $30.59 24% off

The Knowledgeable Knitter
The Knowledgeable Knitter by Margaret Radcliffe $24.95 $15.77 37% off

Knitting Pattern Essentials
Knitting Pattern Essentials by Sally Melville $24.99 $18.91 24% off

Cast On, Bind Off: 54 Step-by-Step Methods
Cast On, Bind Off: 54 Step-by-Step Methods by Leslie Ann Bestor $16.95 $10.17 40% off


Vogue Knitting Knitopedia
Vogue Knitting Knitopedia by Staff of Vogue Knitting $34.95 $23.25 33% off

Stitch Encyclopedia - Knitting
Stitch Encyclopedia - Knitting by Bunka Gakuen $16.95 $12.50 26% off

Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book
Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book by Staff of Vogue Knitting $38.95 $25.69 34% off

Knitting in Circles
Knitting in Circles by Nicky Epstein $29.99 $20.73 31% off


Go Crafty! Learn to Knit
Go Crafty! Learn to Knit by Editors of Go Crafty $14.95 $11.96 20% off

The Complete Guide to Spinning Yarn
The Complete Guide to Spinning Yarn by Brenda Gibson $22.99 $16.49 28% off

Vintage Design Workshop
Vintage Design Workshop by Geraldine Warner $24.95 $14.97 40% off Sale / Clearance

The Principles of Knitting
The Principles of Knitting by June Hemmons Hiatt $45.00 $24.99 44% off


Vertically Stranded Colorwork DVD
Vertically Stranded Colorwork DVD by Lorilee Beltman $24.99

Sock Architecture
Sock Architecture by Laura Neel $23.99


How to Crochet
How to Crochet by Emma Varnam $12.95 $7.77 40% off Sale / Clearance

Knitting Without Tears
Knitting Without Tears by Elizabeth Zimmermann $16.95 $11.49 32% off

The Essential Guide to Color Knitting Techniques
The Essential Guide to Color Knitting Techniques by Margaret Radcliffe $29.95 $22.46 25% off

Spinning & Dyeing Yarn
Spinning & Dyeing Yarn by Ashley Martineau $29.95 $21.37 29% off


The Spinner's Book of Yarn Designs
The Spinner's Book of Yarn Designs by Sarah Anderson $27.50 $20.79 24% off

Knitting Know-How
Knitting Know-How by Dorothy T. Ratigan $27.99 $20.36 27% off

The Knitter's Handy Book of Sweater Patterns
The Knitter's Handy Book of Sweater Patterns by Ann F. Budd $26.95 $20.21 25% off

 The Practical Spinner's Guide: Cotton, Flax, Hemp
The Practical Spinner's Guide: Cotton, Flax, Hemp by Stephanie Gaustad $26.99 $19.87 26% off


Organic Fiber Dying the Colonial Williamsburg Way
Organic Fiber Dying the Colonial Williamsburg Way by Max Hamrick $24.95 $19.26 23% off

First Time Cable Knitting
First Time Cable Knitting by Carri Hammett $12.99 $9.60 26% off

Learn-To-Knit
Learn-To-Knit by Barbara G. Walker $17.99

The Complete Photo Guide to Felting
The Complete Photo Guide to Felting by Ruth Lane $24.99 $16.49 34% off


Teach Yourself Visually: Knitting
Teach Yourself Visually: Knitting by Sharon Turner $24.99 $16.48 34% off

Cast On, Bind Off
Cast On, Bind Off by Cap Sease $19.99 $15.99 20% off

Knit Fix
Knit Fix by Lisa Kartus $19.95 $15.98 20% off

The Knit Stitch Pattern Handbook
The Knit Stitch Pattern Handbook by Melissa Leapman $22.99 $15.77 31% off


Respect the Spindle
Respect the Spindle by Abby Franquemont $22.95 $15.59 32% off

The Crocheter's Skill-Building Workshop
The Crocheter's Skill-Building Workshop by Dora Ohrenstein $19.95 $15.05 25% off

Knitting 101 with DVD
Knitting 101 with DVD by Carri Hammett $24.99 $14.99 40% off Sale / Clearance

The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting
The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting by Elizabeth Lovick $24.99 $14.99 40% off


Modern Country Knits
Modern Country Knits by Susan Gibbs $19.95 $13.85 31% off

Finishing Techniques for Hand Knitters
Finishing Techniques for Hand Knitters by Jane Crowfoot $19.99 $11.99 40% off Sale / Clearance

First Time Knitting
First Time Knitting by Carri Hammett $19.99 $11.99 40% off Sale / Clearance

Crochet for the Absolute Beginner
Crochet for the Absolute Beginner by Pauline Turner $19.95 $11.97 40% off Sale / Clearance


Pocket Guide - Knitting
Pocket Guide - Knitting by Leisure Arts $4.95 $3.96 20% off

The Crochet Answer Book
The Crochet Answer Book by Edie Eckman $12.95 $10.36 20% off

Stitch 'n Bitch Handbook
Stitch 'n Bitch Handbook by Debbie Stoller $13.95 $10.08 28% off

The Knitting Answer Book
The Knitting Answer Book by Margaret Radcliffe $12.95 $9.07 30% off


Complete Guide to Symbol Crochet
Complete Guide to Symbol Crochet by A default vendor for workflow $11.99 $8.98 25% off

Everything the Internet Didn't Teach You About Crochet
Everything the Internet Didn't Teach You About Crochet by Jean Leinhauser & Rita Weiss $9.99 $7.99 20% off

The Magic Loop
The Magic Loop by Bev Galeskas with Sarah Hauschka $9.95 $7.96 20% off

A Fun Way to Learn to Crochet for Kids
A Fun Way to Learn to Crochet for Kids by Rita Weiss & Jean Leinhauser $9.99 $5.99 40% off Sale / Clearance


The Knitter's Handy Book of Patterns
The Knitter's Handy Book of Patterns by Ann F. Budd $24.95 $16.45 34% off

Knitting Around
Knitting Around by Elizabeth Zimmermann $28.00

The Opinionated Knitter
The Opinionated Knitter by Elizabeth Zimmermann $29.99

Mosaic Knitting
Mosaic Knitting by Barbara Walker $32.00


Teach Yourself Visually: Handspinning
Teach Yourself Visually: Handspinning by Judith MacKenzie McCuin $21.99 $14.75 33% off

Teach Yourself Visually Hand-Dyeing
Teach Yourself Visually Hand-Dyeing by Barbara Parry $21.99 $17.59 20% off

The New Knitter's Template
The New Knitter's Template by Laura Militzer Bryant & Barry Klein $24.99 $17.49 30% off

The Complete Photo Guide to Crochet
The Complete Photo Guide to Crochet by Margaret Hubert $24.99 $19.99 20% off


Learning to Weave
Learning to Weave by Deborah Chandler $26.99 $19.75 27% off

The Weaver's Idea Book
The Weaver's Idea Book by Jane Patrick $29.95 $19.75 34% off

Spinning Wool Beyond the Basics
Spinning Wool Beyond the Basics by Anne Field $24.95 $16.45 34% off

The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook
The Fleece & Fiber Sourcebook by Deborah Robson & Carol Ekarius $35.00 $24.50 30% off


The Handbook of Natural Plant Dyes
The Handbook of Natural Plant Dyes by Sasha Duerr $19.95 $13.55 32% off

Circular Knitting Workshop
Circular Knitting Workshop by Margaret Radcliffe $24.95 $17.25 31% off

The Knitting Book
The Knitting Book by Frederica Patmore & Vikki Haffenden $40.00 $26.35 34% off

Finishing School A Master Class for Knitters
Finishing School A Master Class for Knitters by Deborah Newton $29.95 $23.18 23% off


Knitting with Two Colors
Knitting with Two Colors by Meg Swansen & Amy Detjen $24.95

Donna Kooler's Encyclopedia of Crochet
Donna Kooler's Encyclopedia of Crochet by Donna Kooler $24.99 $17.86 29% off

Beyond Knit & Purl
Beyond Knit & Purl by Kate Atherley $26.95

Knitting Stitches Visual Encyclopedia
Knitting Stitches Visual Encyclopedia by Sharon Turner $24.99 $18.79 25% off


The Sweater Workshop
The Sweater Workshop by Jacqueline Fee $25.95 $18.69 28% off

The Handknitter's Yarn Guide
The Handknitter's Yarn Guide by Nikki Gabriel $24.99 $16.29 35% off

Teach Yourself Visually Color Knitting
Teach Yourself Visually Color Knitting by Mary Scott Huff $24.99 $16.39 34% off


Knitting for Dummies, 2nd edition
Knitting for Dummies, 2nd edition by Pam Allen, Tracy L. Barr & Shannon Okey $21.99 $14.95 32% off

Knitting for the Absolute Beginner
Knitting for the Absolute Beginner by Alison Dupernex $19.95 $15.96 20% off

Learn to Crochet Now!
Learn to Crochet Now! by Leisure Arts $9.99 $7.99 20% off

The Crocheter’s Companion, Revised & Updated
The Crocheter’s Companion, Revised & Updated by Nancy Brown $19.95 $15.96 20% off


The Essential Book of Crochet Techniques
The Essential Book of Crochet Techniques by A default vendor for workflow $16.99 $13.28 22% off

The New Crochet
The New Crochet by Marion Madel $19.99 $11.99 40% off Sale / Clearance

All About Knitting (Softcover)
All About Knitting (Softcover) by Staff of Martingale & Company $22.99 $13.79 40% off Sale / Clearance


When Bad Things Happen to Good Knitters
When Bad Things Happen to Good Knitters by Marion Edmonds & Ahza Moore $21.95 $16.56 25% off

Knitting Workshop - Updated & Expanded Edition
Knitting Workshop - Updated & Expanded Edition by Elizabeth Zimmermann $24.95

I Can't Believe I'm Entrelac Knitting
I Can't Believe I'm Entrelac Knitting by Marly Bird $12.99 $10.39 20% off

Basic Knitting & Projects
Basic Knitting & Projects by Leigh Ann Chow, Editor $24.95 $14.97 40% off Sale / Clearance


Learn to Crochet
Learn to Crochet by Leisure Arts $5.99 $4.79 20% off

Knitting in the Nordic Tradition
Knitting in the Nordic Tradition by Anna-Katin Lundberg $19.95 $14.52 27% off

I Taught Myself to Loom Knit w/DVD
I Taught Myself to Loom Knit w/DVD edited by Amandy Milne & Fiona McLean $14.99 $11.99 20% off

How to Knit
How to Knit by Leslie Ann Bestor $9.95 $7.96 20% off


How to Crochet
How to Crochet by Sara Delaney $9.95 $7.96 20% off

Go Crafty: I Can Crochet!
Go Crafty: I Can Crochet! by Editors of Go Crafty $12.95 $10.36 20% off

Pocket Guide - Crochet
Pocket Guide - Crochet by Leisure Arts $4.95 $3.96 20% off

Learn to Crochet the Easy Way
Learn to Crochet the Easy Way by Jean Leinhauser $12.95 $10.36 20% off


Teach Yourself Visually: Crochet
Teach Yourself Visually: Crochet by Cecily Keim & Kim P. Werker $24.99 $16.97 32% off

Start Spinning: the Video DVD
Start Spinning: the Video DVD by Maggie Casey with Eunny Jang $34.95

How I Spin DVD
How I Spin DVD by Rita Buchanan $34.95

The Knitter's Tool Box DVD
The Knitter's Tool Box DVD by Lily Chin $34.95


The Crocheter's Tool Box DVD
The Crocheter's Tool Box DVD by Lily Chin $34.95

Spin to Weave DVD
Spin to Weave DVD by Sara Lamb $34.95

Top-Down Seamless Crochet DVD
Top-Down Seamless Crochet DVD by Doris Chan $24.95

Andean Spinning DVD
Andean Spinning DVD by Nilda Callanaupa Alvarez $19.95


Orenburg Knitting DVD
Orenburg Knitting DVD by Galina Khmeleve $34.95

Andean Knitting DVD
Andean Knitting DVD by Nilda Callanaupa Alvarez $24.95

Beyond Basic Garter Stitch DVD
Beyond Basic Garter Stitch DVD by Courtney Kelly & Kate Gagnon Osborn $24.95


Double-Faced Tablet Weaving DVD
Double-Faced Tablet Weaving DVD by John Mullarkey $34.95 Clearance

Entrelac Knitting DVD
Entrelac Knitting DVD by Kathryn Alexander $19.95

Finish-Free Knitting Techniques DVD
Finish-Free Knitting Techniques DVD by Kristen TenDyke $24.95

Tablet Weaving Made Easy DVD
Tablet Weaving Made Easy DVD by John Mullarkey $34.95


Life After Warping DVD
Life After Warping DVD by Liz Gipson $34.95

Blocking Knits DVD
Blocking Knits DVD by Anne Hanson $24.95

Needle Felting Animals DVD
Needle Felting Animals DVD by Sharon Costello $34.99


Creative Estonian Knitting DVD
Creative Estonian Knitting DVD by Merike Saarniit $24.99

Building Blocks of Spinning DVD
Building Blocks of Spinning DVD by Sarah Anderson $34.95

3D Crochet DVD
3D Crochet DVD by Brenda K. B. Anderson $34.95 $17.48 50% off Clearance


Natural Dyeing - Spin-off DVD
Natural Dyeing - Spin-off DVD by Dagmar Klos $24.99

Continental Knitting DVD
Continental Knitting DVD by Biggan Ryd-Dups $24.99


The Structure of Shawls DVD
The Structure of Shawls DVD by Angela Tong $24.99

Make That Yarn DVD
Make That Yarn DVD by Interweave Knits $24.99

Crochet Finishing Techniques
Crochet Finishing Techniques by Robyn Chachula $24.99

Wet Finishing for Weavers DVD
Wet Finishing for Weavers DVD by Laura Fry $24.99


Knitting New Vintage Lace DVD
Knitting New Vintage Lace DVD by Andrea Jurgrau $24.99

Slip-Stitch Knitting DVD
Slip-Stitch Knitting DVD by Faina Goberstein $24.99