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




Up, Down, All-Around Stitch Dictionary
Up, Down, All-Around Stitch Dictionary by Wendy Bernard $29.95 $21.31 29% off

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

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

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


Sock Architecture
Sock Architecture by Laura Neel $23.99

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

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

200 Fair Isle Motifs: A Knitter's Directory
200 Fair Isle Motifs: A Knitter's Directory by Mary Jane Mucklestone $24.95 $19.96 20% off


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

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

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

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


Around the Corner Crochet Borders
Around the Corner Crochet Borders by Edie Eckman $16.95 $13.56 20% off

Entrelac:  The Essential Guide to Interlace Knitting
Entrelac: The Essential Guide to Interlace Knitting by Rosemary Drysdale $24.95 $19.96 20% off

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

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


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

Crochet Stitches Visual Encyclopedia
Crochet Stitches Visual Encyclopedia by Robyn Chachula $24.99 $16.98 32% off

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

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


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

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

A Second Treasury of Knitting Patterns
A Second Treasury of Knitting Patterns by Barbara Walker $27.00

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

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


The Big Book of Granny Squares
The Big Book of Granny Squares by Tracey Lord $29.99 $21.76 27% off

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

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

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


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

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

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


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

Crochet 101
Crochet 101 by Deborah Burger $24.95 $18.23 27% off

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

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

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

The Big Book of Crochet Stitches
The Big Book of Crochet Stitches by Jean Leinhauser & Rita Weiss $19.99 $15.81 21% off


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

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

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

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


Alice Starmore's Charts for Color Knitting
Alice Starmore's Charts for Color Knitting by Alice Starmore $21.95 $14.09 36% off

Learn Needle Tatting Step-by-Step
Learn Needle Tatting Step-by-Step by Mette N. Handberg $12.95

Hand Dyeing Yarn and Fleece
Hand Dyeing Yarn and Fleece by Gail Callahan $18.95 $12.62 33% 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

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


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

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

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

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


Pocket Guide - Knitting
Pocket Guide - Knitting by Leisure Arts $4.95 $3.96 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

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

365 Knitting Stitches a Year
365 Knitting Stitches a Year by Staff of Martingale & Company $24.99 $19.99 20% off New


A Treasury of Knitting Patterns
A Treasury of Knitting Patterns by Barbara Walker $27.00

Charted Knitting Designs
Charted Knitting Designs by Barbara Walker $27.00

A Fourth Treasury of Knitting Patterns
A Fourth Treasury of Knitting Patterns by Barbara Walker $27.00

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

Knitting Block by Block
Knitting Block by Block by Nicky Epstein $29.99 $19.75 34% off

Hands On Rigid Heddle Weaving
Hands On Rigid Heddle Weaving by Betty Linn Davenport $26.95 $16.45 39% off

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


Warping Your Loom DVD
Warping Your Loom DVD by Madelyn van der Hoogt $34.95

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


Exploring Color in Knitting
Exploring Color in Knitting by Sarah Hazell & Emma King $16.99 $13.19 22% 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

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

Pop Knitting
Pop Knitting by Britt-Marie Christoffersson $26.95 $17.75 34% off


Vogue Knitting Stitchionary, Volume 1: Knit & Purl
Vogue Knitting Stitchionary, Volume 1: Knit & Purl by Staff of Vogue Knitting $19.95 $13.97 30% off

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

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

The New Encyclopedia of Crochet Techniques
The New Encyclopedia of Crochet Techniques by Jan Eaton $19.95 $13.56 32% 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

Nicky Epstein: The Essential Edgings Collection
Nicky Epstein: The Essential Edgings Collection by Nicky Epstein $29.95 $19.76 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

Learn to Spin
Learn to Spin by Anne Field $29.95 $20.75 31% off


The Finer Edge
The Finer Edge by Kristin Omdahl $22.95 $17.00 26% off

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

75 Floral Blocks to Knit
75 Floral Blocks to Knit by Lesley Stanfield $21.99 $14.94 32% off

Crochet-opedia
Crochet-opedia by Julie Oparka $24.99 $14.99 40% off Sale / Clearance


50 Fabulous Knit Bobbles, Popcorns, & Puffs
50 Fabulous Knit Bobbles, Popcorns, & Puffs by Rita Weiss $14.95 $11.96 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


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

The Beaded Edge
The Beaded Edge by A default vendor for workflow $17.95 $10.77 40% off AVAILABLE SOON


The Beaded Edge 2
The Beaded Edge 2 by A default vendor for workflow $17.95 $10.77 40% off

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

50 Fabulous Crochet Thread Motifs
50 Fabulous Crochet Thread Motifs by Jean Leinhauser $11.95 $9.56 20% off

50 Fabulous Pineapple Crochet Motifs
50 Fabulous Pineapple Crochet Motifs by Jean Leinhauser & Ferosa Harold $14.95 $11.96 20% off


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

Crochet Stitch Dictionary
Crochet Stitch Dictionary by Sarah Hazell $22.95 $18.36 20% off AVAILABLE SOON

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

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


Granny Square Flowers
Granny Square Flowers by Margaret Hubert $24.99 $18.28 27% 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

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


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

75 Lace Crochet Motifs
75 Lace Crochet Motifs by Caitlin Sainio $21.99 $16.48 25% off


Knitting Fresh Brioche
Knitting Fresh Brioche by Nancy Marchant $24.95 $18.95 24% off AVAILABLE 3/27/15

Cool Stuff: Teach Me to Crochet
Cool Stuff: Teach Me to Crochet by Sue Galucki $12.95 $10.36 20% off

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

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


The Chicks with Sticks: Guide to Crochet
The Chicks with Sticks: Guide to Crochet by Nancy Queen & Mary Ellen O'Connell $18.99 $13.51 29% off

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

Crocheting for Dummies, 2nd Edition
Crocheting for Dummies, 2nd Edition by Various $19.99 $16.06 20% off

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


The Knitter's Companion DVD
The Knitter's Companion DVD by Vicki Square $19.99

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

Knit Free-Sole Socks DVD
Knit Free-Sole Socks DVD by Anna Zilboorg $19.99

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

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