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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




The Beginner's Guide to Writing Knitting Patterns
The Beginner's Guide to Writing Knitting Patterns by Kate Atherley $27.99 $20.87 25% off

The Knitter's Book of Knowledge
The Knitter's Book of Knowledge by Debbie Bliss $29.95 $18.44 38% off

The Knitting All Around Stitch Dictionary
The Knitting All Around Stitch Dictionary by Wendy Bernard $29.95 $20.22 32% off

The Principles of Knitting
The Principles of Knitting by June Hemmons Hiatt $60.00 $38.29 36% off


The Opinionated Knitter
The Opinionated Knitter by Elizabeth Zimmermann $29.99

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

Good Measure: Knit a Perfect Fit Every Time
Good Measure: Knit a Perfect Fit Every Time by Deborah Newton $29.95 $22.63 24% off

Knitting with Two Colors
Knitting with Two Colors by Meg Swansen & Amy Detjen $24.95 $19.96 20% off


The Knitter's Handy Book of Sweater Patterns
The Knitter's Handy Book of Sweater Patterns by Ann F. Budd $26.95 $20.24 25% off

Circular Knitting Workshop
Circular Knitting Workshop by Margaret Radcliffe $24.95 $18.92 24% off

Learn-To-Knit
Learn-To-Knit by Barbara G. Walker $20.00 $10.00 50% off Sale / Clearance

Sock Architecture
Sock Architecture by Lara Neel $23.99


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

The Knitter Knitting Masterclass
The Knitter Knitting Masterclass Edited by Juliet Bernard $24.95 $19.96 20% off

Knit My Skirt
Knit My Skirt by Candace Eisner Strick $24.95 $19.80 21% off

Knitting Without Tears
Knitting Without Tears by Elizabeth Zimmermann $18.00 $14.34 20% off


The Modern Natural Dyer
The Modern Natural Dyer by Kristine Vegar $29.95 $23.96 20% off

Custom Socks to Fit Your Feet
Custom Socks to Fit Your Feet by Kate Atherley $27.99 $22.12 21% off

Knitting Around
Knitting Around by Elizabeth Zimmermann $28.00

The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting
The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting by Elizabeth Lovick $24.99 $19.75 21% off


The Knitter's Handy Book of Patterns
The Knitter's Handy Book of Patterns by Ann F. Budd $24.95 $19.77 21% off

Susan B Anderson's Kids' Knitting Workshop
Susan B Anderson's Kids' Knitting Workshop by Susan B. Anderson $17.95 $13.75 23% off

Respect the Spindle
Respect the Spindle by Abby Franquemont $22.95 $16.81 27% off

Mosaic Knitting
Mosaic Knitting by Barbara Walker $32.00


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

The Essential Guide to Color Knitting Techniques
The Essential Guide to Color Knitting Techniques by Margaret Radcliffe $19.95 $15.44 23% off

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

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


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

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

How to Knit Socks that Fit
How to Knit Socks that Fit by Donna Druchunas $8.95 $7.16 20% off

The Crocheter's Skill-Building Workshop
The Crocheter's Skill-Building Workshop by Dora Ohrenstein $19.95 $9.98 50% off Sale / Clearance


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

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

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

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


Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book
Vogue Knitting: The Ultimate Knitting Book by Staff of Vogue Knitting $38.95 $25.96 33% off

A to Z of Crochet
A to Z of Crochet by Country Bumpkin Publications $18.99 $11.00 42% off

Knitting in Circles
Knitting in Circles by Nicky Epstein $29.99 $22.94 24% off

Teach Me to Crochet
Teach Me to Crochet by Various $14.99 $10.49 30% off


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

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

The Knitting Answer Book - 2nd Edition
The Knitting Answer Book - 2nd Edition by Margaret Radcliffe $14.95 $11.80 21% off

The Art of Knitting
The Art of Knitting by Various $9.95 $6.50 35% off


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

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

Knitting Pattern Essentials
Knitting Pattern Essentials by Sally Melville $24.99 $19.64 21% off

Idiot's Guide: Knitting Sweaters
Idiot's Guide: Knitting Sweaters by Megan Goodacre $22.95 $14.16 38% off


Beyond Knit & Purl
Beyond Knit & Purl by Kate Atherley $26.95 $13.48 50% 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

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


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

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

25 + Potholders to Knit
25 + Potholders to Knit by Stina Tiselius $17.97

The Crochet Answer Book
The Crochet Answer Book by Edie Eckman $14.95 $11.96 20% off


Stashbot Booklet
Stashbot Booklet by Knitbot $6.00 $4.80 20% 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 $5.00 50% off Sale / Clearance

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


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

Stitch 'n Bitch Handbook
Stitch 'n Bitch Handbook by Debbie Stoller $14.95 $11.96 20% off

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

Teach Yourself Visually: Knitting
Teach Yourself Visually: Knitting by Sharon Turner $24.99 $18.27 27% off


The New Knitter's Template
The New Knitter's Template by Laura Militzer Bryant & Barry Klein $24.99 $19.51 22% off

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

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

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


Knitting Know-How
Knitting Know-How by Dorothy T. Ratigan $27.99 $19.60 30% off

Knitting 101 with DVD
Knitting 101 with DVD by Carri Hammett $24.99 $12.49 50% off Clearance

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

The Complete Photo Guide to Felting
The Complete Photo Guide to Felting by Ruth Lane $24.99 $16.49 34% 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 $5.00 50% off Sale / Clearance

The Essential Book of Crochet Techniques
The Essential Book of Crochet Techniques by Nancy M. Wiseman $16.99 $8.50 50% off Sale / Clearance

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


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

The Practical Spinner's Guide: Cotton, Flax, Hemp
The Practical Spinner's Guide: Cotton, Flax, Hemp by Stephanie Gaustad $26.99 $13.50 50% off Sale / Clearance

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

Stitch Encyclopedia - Knitting
Stitch Encyclopedia - Knitting by Bunka Gakuen $16.95 $8.48 50% off Sale


First Time Knitting
First Time Knitting by Carri Hammett $19.99 $9.99 50% off Clearance

I Taught Myself to Loom Knit w/DVD
I Taught Myself to Loom Knit w/DVD edited by Amandy Milne & Fiona McLean $14.99 $7.50 50% off Sale / Clearance

How to Knit
How to Knit by Leslie Ann Bestor $9.95 $4.98 50% off Sale / Clearance

How to Crochet
How to Crochet by Sara Delaney $9.95 $4.98 50% off Sale / Clearance


Go Crafty: I Can Crochet!
Go Crafty: I Can Crochet! by Editors of Go Crafty $12.95 $6.48 50% off Sale / Clearance

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

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

First Time Cable Knitting
First Time Cable Knitting by Carri Hammett $12.99 $6.50 50% off Sale / Clearance


Go Crafty! Learn to Knit
Go Crafty! Learn to Knit by Editors of Go Crafty $14.95 $7.48 50% off Sale / Clearance

Crochet: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide
Crochet: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide by DK Publishing $40.00 $27.93 30% off

Learn to Crochet the Easy Way
Learn to Crochet the Easy Way by Jean Leinhauser $12.95 $6.48 50% off Sale / Clearance

Knit Refresher
Knit Refresher by Melissa Leapman $12.99 $6.50 50% off Sale / Clearance


You Can Knit!
You Can Knit! by Stephanie White $19.99 $10.00 50% off Sale / Clearance

Knitbook: the Basics and Beyond
Knitbook: the Basics and Beyond by Landauer Publishing $16.95 $8.48 50% off Sale / Clearance

Creative Kids Complete Photo Guide to Knitting
Creative Kids Complete Photo Guide to Knitting by Mary Scott Huff $24.99 $12.50 50% off Sale / Clearance

Let's Knit
Let's Knit by DK Publishing $15.99 $11.95 25% off


The Crochet Workshop
The Crochet Workshop by Emma Osmond $12.95 $8.58 34% off

Pocket Guide: Crochet Embellishments
Pocket Guide: Crochet Embellishments by Leisure Arts $4.99 $3.99 20% off

Knitting for Dummies, 3rd edition
Knitting for Dummies, 3rd edition by Pam Allen, Shannon Okey, Tracy L. Barr & Marley Bird $24.99 $17.34 31% off

25 Stylish Knitted Slippers
25 Stylish Knitted Slippers by Rae Blackledge $21.95 $17.56 20% off


Teach Me to Knit
Teach Me to Knit by Leisure Arts $14.99 $11.99 20% off

Customize Your Crochet: Adjust to Fit - Embellsih to Taste
Customize Your Crochet: Adjust to Fit - Embellsih to Taste by Margaret Hubert $22.99 $15.66 32% off

Pompom Christmas (Twenty to Make)
Pompom Christmas (Twenty to Make) by Alistair Macdonald $9.95 $7.96 20% off

Easy Baby Knits
Easy Baby Knits by Claire Montgomerie $16.09


Mittens of Latvia
Mittens of Latvia by Maruta Grasmane $43.99 New

Customize Your Knitting
Customize Your Knitting by Margaret Hubert $22.99 $16.09 30% off New AVAILABLE 7/30/16

Self-Striping Yarn Studio
Self-Striping Yarn Studio by Carol Sulcoski $19.95 $13.97 30% off New


Round Loom Knitting in 10 Easy Lessons
Round Loom Knitting in 10 Easy Lessons by Cox, Nicole $24.95 $17.05 32% off New

Cable Left, Cable Right: 94 Knitted Cables
Cable Left, Cable Right: 94 Knitted Cables Edited by Judith Durant $16.95 $11.77 31% off New

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

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

Blocking Knits DVD
Blocking Knits DVD by Anne Hanson $24.95

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 Sale / 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


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