Reference Knitting Books

Knitting reference books covering techniques from basic to advanced, stitch dictionaries & books on how to fix knitting mistakes. Up to 37% off retail prices.

Reference Knitting Books




More Traditional Dutch Ganseys
More Traditional Dutch Ganseys by Stella Ruhe $29.95 $20.35 32% off New AVAILABLE 10/20/17

AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary
AlterKnit Stitch Dictionary by Andrea Rangel $26.99 $21.59 20% off

Up, Down, All-Around Stitch Dictionary
Up, Down, All-Around Stitch Dictionary by Wendy Bernard $29.95 $19.95 33% 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 $11.39 33% off


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

Knitting Fresh Brioche
Knitting Fresh Brioche by Nancy Marchant $24.95 $17.22 31% off

200 Fair Isle Motifs: A Knitter's Directory
200 Fair Isle Motifs: A Knitter's Directory by Mary Jane Mucklestone $24.95 $17.42 30% off

A Second Treasury of Knitting Patterns
A Second Treasury of Knitting Patterns by Barbara Walker $30.00


The Beginner's Guide to Writing Knitting Patterns
The Beginner's Guide to Writing Knitting Patterns by Kate Atherley $27.99 $21.73 22% off

A Fourth Treasury of Knitting Patterns
A Fourth Treasury of Knitting Patterns by Barbara Walker $30.00

Michael Pearson's Traditional Knitting (new & expanded)
Michael Pearson's Traditional Knitting (new & expanded) by Michael Pearson $22.95 $18.36 20% off


750 Knitting Stitches
750 Knitting Stitches by St. Martins Press $24.99 $17.32 31% off

Indispensable Stitch Collection For Crocheters
Indispensable Stitch Collection For Crocheters by Melissa Leapman $24.99 $16.36 35% off

A Treasury of Knitting Patterns
A Treasury of Knitting Patterns by Barbara Walker $30.00

Increase Decrease: 99 Step-by-Step Methods
Increase Decrease: 99 Step-by-Step Methods Edited by Judith Durant $16.95 $11.29 33% off


Knitting with Two Colors
Knitting with Two Colors by Meg Swansen & Amy Detjen $24.26

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

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

Alice Starmore's Charts for Color Knitting
Alice Starmore's Charts for Color Knitting by Alice Starmore $21.95 $17.56 20% off


150 Scandinavian Motifs
150 Scandinavian Motifs by Mary Jane Mucklestone $24.95 $19.96 20% off

Learn to Knit
Learn to Knit by Leisure Arts $5.99 $4.79 20% off AVAILABLE 10/26/17

Good Measure: Knit a Perfect Fit Every Time
Good Measure: Knit a Perfect Fit Every Time by Deborah Newton $29.95 $19.81 34% off

Finishing School: A Master Class for Knitters
Finishing School: A Master Class for Knitters by Deborah Newton $29.95 $23.96 20% off


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

Hand Dyeing Yarn and Fleece
Hand Dyeing Yarn and Fleece by Gail Callahan $18.95 $13.67 28% off

The Granny Square Book (2nd Ed)
The Granny Square Book (2nd Ed) by Margaret Hubert $24.99 $16.98 32% off

500 Crochet Stitches
500 Crochet Stitches by St. Martins Press $24.99 $16.99 32% off


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

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

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

The Knitter's Book of Knowledge
The Knitter's Book of Knowledge by Debbie Bliss $29.95 $19.25 36% off


Charted Knitting Designs
Charted Knitting Designs by Barbara Walker $30.00

Nicky Epstein: The Essential Edgings Collection
Nicky Epstein: The Essential Edgings Collection by Nicky Epstein $29.95 $19.76 34% off

Knitter's Know-How
Knitter's Know-How by Cap Sease $28.99 $20.29 30% off

Complete Needle Guide 2017
Complete Needle Guide 2017 Edited by Knit Picks Staff $1.99


Idiot's Guide: Knitting Sweaters
Idiot's Guide: Knitting Sweaters by Megan Goodacre $22.95 $18.10 21% off

First Time Knitting
First Time Knitting by Carri Hammett $19.99 $10.00 50% off Sale / Clearance

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

Pick Your Stitch, Build a Blanket
Pick Your Stitch, Build a Blanket by Doreen Marquart $24.99 $18.73 25% off


Knitting Details: Start to Finish
Knitting Details: Start to Finish by Ulla Engquist $24.95 $19.96 20% off

Crochet: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide
Crochet: The Complete Step-by-Step Guide by DK Publishing $40.00 $29.28 27% off

Tunisian Crochet Stitch Guide
Tunisian Crochet Stitch Guide by Kim Guzman $9.99 $7.99 20% off

350 Knitting Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets
350 Knitting Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets by Betty Barnden $22.99 $18.39 20% off


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

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

People Knitting: A Century of Photographs
People Knitting: A Century of Photographs by Barbara Levine $16.95 $10.79 36% off

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


The Spinners Book of Fleece
The Spinners Book of Fleece by Beth Smith $29.95 $21.73 27% off

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

The Modern Natural Dyer
The Modern Natural Dyer by Kristine Vegar $29.95 $20.35 32% off

3D Crochet DVD
3D Crochet DVD by Brenda K. B. Anderson $34.95 $17.48 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

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

200 Crochet Designs
200 Crochet Designs by Hannah Elgie & Kath Webber $10.95 $8.76 20% off


Teach Yourself Visually: Knitting
Teach Yourself Visually: Knitting by Sharon Turner $24.99 $15.00 40% off Sale / Clearance

The Knitter's Palette
The Knitter's Palette by Kate Haxell $24.99 $16.48 34% off

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

Seamless Crochet
Seamless Crochet by Kristin Omdahl $24.95 $19.96 20% off


The Cable Knitter's Guide
The Cable Knitter's Guide by Denise Samson $24.95 $16.47 34% off

The Knit Stitch Pattern Handbook
The Knit Stitch Pattern Handbook by Melissa Leapman $22.99 $18.39 20% off

The Big Book of Knit Stitches
The Big Book of Knit Stitches by Editors of Martingale $22.99 $18.39 20% off

350 Crochet Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets
350 Crochet Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets by Jan Eaton $22.99 $18.39 20% off


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

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

Crochet Stitch Guide
Crochet Stitch Guide by A default vendor for workflow $9.99 $7.99 20% off

Knit Stitch Guide
Knit Stitch Guide by Rita Weiss $9.99 $7.99 20% off


The Art of Knitting
The Art of Knitting by Various $9.95 $5.97 40% off

Knit One, Bead Too
Knit One, Bead Too Edited by Judith Durant $18.95 $14.15 25% off

Every Which Way Crochet Borders
Every Which Way Crochet Borders by Edie Eckman $18.95 $14.87 22% off

Knitting Ephemera
Knitting Ephemera by Carol Sulcoski $14.95 $10.20 32% off


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

Stashbot Booklet
Stashbot Booklet by Knitbot $6.00

Let's Knit
Let's Knit by DK Publishing $15.99 $12.21 24% off

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


Learn Needle Tatting Step-by-Step
Learn Needle Tatting Step-by-Step by Mette N. Handberg $12.95 $9.10 30% off

Go Crafty: Flowers & Leaves
Go Crafty: Flowers & Leaves by Editors of Go Crafty $12.95 $10.36 20% off

How to Knit
How to Knit by Tina Barrett $12.95 $10.36 20% off

How to Crochet
How to Crochet by Emma Varnam $12.95 $10.36 20% off


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

Complete Yarn Guide 2016
Complete Yarn Guide 2016 Edited by Knit Picks Staff $4.99

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

Stitch 'n Bitch Handbook
Stitch 'n Bitch Handbook by Debbie Stoller $14.95 $10.66 29% off


Beyond the Square Crochet Motifs
Beyond the Square Crochet Motifs by Edie Eckman $18.95 $15.16 20% off

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

Hands On Rigid Heddle Weaving
Hands On Rigid Heddle Weaving by Betty Linn Davenport $26.95 $17.26 36% 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

The Handbook of Natural Plant Dyes
The Handbook of Natural Plant Dyes by Sasha Duerr $21.95 $17.56 20% off

Knitting 101 with DVD
Knitting 101 with DVD by Carri Hammett $24.99 $12.50 50% off Sale / Clearance

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


The Principles of Knitting
The Principles of Knitting by June Hemmons Hiatt $60.00 $39.99 33% off

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

Connect the Shapes Crochet Motifs
Connect the Shapes Crochet Motifs by Edie Eckman $19.95 $15.63 22% off

Vogue Knitting Stitchionary, Volume 2: Cables (Softcover)
Vogue Knitting Stitchionary, Volume 2: Cables (Softcover) by Editors of Vogue Knitting Magazine $19.95 $14.96 25% off


The Finer Edge
The Finer Edge by Kristin Omdahl $22.95 $16.54 28% off

Knitting Counterpanes (New & Expanded Edition)
Knitting Counterpanes (New & Expanded Edition) by Mary Walker Phillips $16.95 $10.17 40% off

Traditional Edgings to Crochet
Traditional Edgings to Crochet by Rita Weiss $7.95 $6.36 20% off

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


Spinning & Dyeing Yarn
Spinning & Dyeing Yarn by Ashley Martineau $29.95

Adventures in Yarn Farming
Adventures in Yarn Farming by Barbara Parry $27.95 $19.55 30% off

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

How to Crochet
How to Crochet by Emma Varnam $12.95 $10.36 20% off


Entrelac 2
Entrelac 2 by Rosemary Drysdale $24.95 $15.77 37% off

Sock Architecture
Sock Architecture by Lara Neel $23.99 AVAILABLE 10/27/17

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

Cool Stuff: Teach Me to Crochet
Cool Stuff: Teach Me to Crochet by Sue Galucki $12.95 $6.48 50% off Sale / Clearance


Around the Corner Crochet Borders
Around the Corner Crochet Borders by Edie Eckman $18.95 $15.16 20% off

Knit Stitch Dictionary
Knit Stitch Dictionary by Debbie Tomkies $22.99 $17.00 26% off

Hooked!
Hooked! by Michelle, Cecile, & Sylvie Delprat $19.99 $10.00 50% off Sale / Clearance

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


Crocheting on the Edge
Crocheting on the Edge by Nicky Epstein $19.95 $14.85 26% off

The Essential Guide to Color Knitting Techniques
The Essential Guide to Color Knitting Techniques by Margaret Radcliffe $19.95 $15.96 20% off

The Knitter Knitting Masterclass
The Knitter Knitting Masterclass Edited by Juliet Bernard $24.95 $16.12 35% off

99 Granny Squares
99 Granny Squares by Leisure Arts $12.99 $10.38 20% off


Blankets and Throws to Knit
Blankets and Throws to Knit by Debbie Abrahams $14.65

150 All-Time Favorite Crochet Blocks
150 All-Time Favorite Crochet Blocks by Sarah Hazell $22.99 $17.86 22% off

Learn to Crochet
Learn to Crochet by Cony Larsen $12.99 $6.50 50% off Sale / Clearance

Knitting for Dummies, 3rd edition
Knitting for Dummies, 3rd edition by Pam Allen, Shannon Okey, Tracy L. Barr & Marley Bird $24.99 $14.99 40% off


Creative Kids The Complete Photo Guide to Crochet
Creative Kids The Complete Photo Guide to Crochet by Deborah Burger $24.99 $15.76 37% off

Customize Your Knitting
Customize Your Knitting by Margaret Hubert $22.99 $16.15 30% off

Woven Shibori Revised and Updated
Woven Shibori Revised and Updated by Beth Ellis $34.99 $23.48 33% off

Stitch Encyclopedia: Crochet
Stitch Encyclopedia: Crochet by Various $16.95 $13.56 20% off


Stitch Encyclopedia: Embroidery
Stitch Encyclopedia: Embroidery by Various $16.95 $13.56 20% off

Yarnitecture: A Knitter's Guide to Spinning
Yarnitecture: A Knitter's Guide to Spinning by Jillian Moreno $29.95 $17.97 40% off

Ultimate Knitting Bible
Ultimate Knitting Bible by Sharon Brant $19.95 $15.96 20% off

The Ultimate Crochet Bible
The Ultimate Crochet Bible by Jane Crowfoot $19.95 $15.15 24% off


Loom Knit Stitch Dictionary
Loom Knit Stitch Dictionary by Kathy Norris $9.99 $7.99 20% off

When Bad Things Happen to Good Crocheters
When Bad Things Happen to Good Crocheters by Beth Wolfensberger Singer $19.95 $15.96 20% off

Entrelac: The Essential Guide to Interlace Knitting (softcover)
Entrelac: The Essential Guide to Interlace Knitting (softcover) by Rosemary Drysdale $19.95 $15.96 20% off


Crocheting For Dummies, 3rd Ed.
Crocheting For Dummies, 3rd Ed. by Karen Manthey $24.99 $19.99 20% off

Seed Stitch: Beyond Knit 1, Purl 1
Seed Stitch: Beyond Knit 1, Purl 1 by Marianne Drysdale $21.95 $17.62 20% off New

Japanese Knitting Stitch Bible
Japanese Knitting Stitch Bible by Hitomi Shida $19.96 New AVAILABLE SOON

Crochet Finishing Techniques
Crochet Finishing Techniques by Robyn Chachula $24.99