Knit Lit

Adorable Baby Knits: 25 Patterns for Boys and Girls

Hello cute baby patterns! This book from designer Jody Long contains 25 designs for little ones for intermediate to advanced knitters. Knit sweaters, hats and more in a modern style. With classic cables, lace, and color work, you’ll be able to find a pattern to suit any little baby girl or boy you know. Be sure to see the featured Pink Lacy Baby Dress and Booties in this issue of I Like Knitting.



Paperback, 128Pages, $17.32, 978-0486807393

Cable Left, Cable Right: 94 Knitted Cables

Cables are a mystery-no-more with this new book from Judith Durant. Since not all cables are alike, this book contains 94 different types of cables with detailed instructions on how to perfectly knit each cable. Beautiful photos and instructions will guide your way to cable success. Once you master several of these cables, you’ll be able to try your hand at patterns you may have turned away from before. This book is a great starting block for the knitters that want to take their craft to the next level.

Spiral-bound, 216Pages, $16.95, 978-1612125169

Customize Your Knitting: Adjust to fit; Embellish to Taste

Just like clothing designers, knitting designers create pieces in standard sizes. Each person is unique and it’s time to learn how to adjust those standard sizes to fit YOU. Learn how to customize knitting patterns with Margaret Hubert’s new book and you’ll be able to make a piece that’s all your own. Change up a neckline, the length of a sweater, and add shaping to any pattern. The possibilities are endless!


Paperback, 112Pages, $22.99, 978-1589238862

Tiny Toys to Knit (Twenty to Make)

Whether you’re a beginner or advanced knitter, there’s something for everyone in Sachiyo Ishii’s new book on tiny knit toys. These delightful patterns are great for little gifts and for using up your scrap yarn. Each pattern features cute photography and clear instructions including some basic techniques. Pretty soon you’ll be designing your own little toys!

Paperback, 48Pages, $9.95, 978-1782212522