Knitting Bookshelf


Twisted Sisters Sock Workbook
The Twisted Sisters Sock Workbook: Dyeing, Painting, Spinning, Designing, Knitting by Lynne Vogel.
At Knit's End : Meditations for Women Who Knit Too Much
At Knit's End : Meditations for Women Who Knit Too Much by Stephanie Pearl-McPhee, a.k.a. The Yarn Harlot
A Treasury of Knitting Patterns
A Treasury of Knitting Patterns by Barbara Walker. This trio of books is a must-have for anyone who wants to try their hand at designing.
A Second Treasury of Knitting Patterns
A Second Treasury of Knitting Patterns.
Charted Knitting Designs: A Third Treasury of Knitting Patterns
Charted Knitting Designs: A Third Treasury of Knitting Patterns
Stitch n Bitch
Stitch n Bitch by Deb Stoller, includes my pattern for Pippi Kneestockings. I'm so thrilled to have been part of this wonderful book.
Knit Wit
Knit Wit by the ever-wonderful Amy Singer, editor of Knitty. Includes the Fuzzy Feet Redux, with multiple sizes (by popular demand).
Simple Knits for Cherished Babies
Simple Knits for Cherished Babies by Erica Knight. Gorgeous photography and simple, timeless patterns.
Knitter's Companion
Knitter's Companion by Vicki Square. Clear and compact instructions for how to do most everything you need to do. Desert island must have.
Vogue Knitting
Vogue Knitting. Big, solid encyclopedia. Look here first.
Knitting Without Tears
Knitting Without Tears by Elizabeth Zimmerman. Should be required reading for new knitters.
Knitter's Almanac
Knitter's Almanac by E.Z. again, one project a month for a year.
Knitting Around
Knitting Around, also by E.Z. and with the added benefit of being a bit of an autobiography.
Homespun, Handknit
Homespun, Handknit edited by Linda Ligon. My first knitting pattern book and now falling apart from use.
Folk Socks
Folk Socks. Not only does this wonderful book have patterns to knit from again and again, it has everything you need to know about learning to knit socks in the first place. This one's on my desert isle list.
Folk Mittens
Folk Mittens. Lots of mitten patterns with great charts.
Knitting in the Nordic Tradition
Knitting in the Nordic Tradition by Vibeke Lind.
Viking Patterns for Knitters
Viking Patterns for Knitting by Elisabeth Lavold.
Poems of Color

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