Knit Lit

The Art of Circular Yokes: A Timeless Technique for 15 Modern Sweaters

If you’ve been wanting to learn how to knit in the style of timeless sweaters, this book will show you the beauty of circular yokes. Fifteen iconic sweaters by well-known designers will inspire you to make one of these keepsakes for yourself. From cables, to colorwork, to lace — which sweater will you make first?

Hardcover, 160Pages, $17.70, 978-1632506719

Knitty Gritty: Knitting for the Absolute Beginner

Learning to knit in this day and age might seem like an easy feat: there are so many resources to choose from, but that’s part of the problem — it’s overwhelming! This book simplifies the process by offering a single guide on learning to knit, covering everything you need to know from basic stitches to making your first project.

Paperback, 128Pages, $16.37, 978-1789940077

Keiko Okamoto’s Japanese Knitting Stitches: A Stitch Dictionary of 150 Amazing Patterns with 7 Sample Projects

One of Japan’s most innovative designers, Keiko Okamoto, brings together her quirky and colorful stitches in one big book. Learn the ins and outs of Japanese-style knitting through full instructions, tutorials and diagrams featured in this can’t-miss book.

Paperback, 144Pages, $12.78, 978-4805314845

20 to Knit: Pocket Pets (Twenty to Make)


What’s cuter that little animals made with fuzzy fleece yarn? You can’t beat these little friends including a penguin, a polar bear, a squirrel and more! Basic techniques will get you started and instructions for stuffing and decorating your cute pals once they are all put together we’ll help you finish each project with ease.

Paperback, 48Pages, $7.38, 978-1782216957

Coffeehouse Knits: Knitting Patterns and Essays with Robust Flavor

Coffee lovers rejoice, this book of 20 patterns is inspired by your favorite drink. Paired with essays from other knitting and coffee fanatics, the swirling motifs and coffee bean motifs are a dream come true. So grab your favorite cup of joe and knit to your heart’s content.

Hardcover, 144Pages, $26.99, 978-1632506597

Yarn Substitution Made Easy: Matching the Right Yarn to Any Knitting Pattern

We’ve all been there. You find the perfect pattern to knit only to realize you: A) you can’t find that yarn B) the yarn listed is discontinued or C) the yarn is way way too expensive. Fear not, because talented author and designer Carol J. Sulcoski is prepared to answer all of your questions. Inside this book, Sulcoski examines 10 pattern case studies and offers in-depth solutions and approaches when trying to solve the all-too-familiar dilemma of required yarn substitutions. Learn how to calculate yarn quantity and evaluate your yarn swatches for knitting success.


Paperback, 176Pages, $19.95, 978-1454710639

Knitted Animal Friends: Over 40 Knitting Patterns for Adorable Animal Dolls, Their Clothes and Accessories

Knit 12 animals with this new book from Louise Crowther. Paired with coordinated clothing for each pattern, these unique critters make perfect gifts for kids and animal lovers alike. Full of life and personality, these toys all have the same basic body structure, but include tail and color variations for customization. Which will you knit first?

Paperback, 128Pages, $24.99, 978-1446307311

Weekend Makes: Stash Knitting: 25 Quick and Easy Projects to Make

The time has come to finally work on knitting through your stash yarn. You may find yourself overwhelmed, but this collection of patterns is here to help. With projects for all skill levels, there’s something for everyone (and every yarn type) in this stunning selection of knits.  

Paperback, 144 Pages, , 

Paperback, 144Pages, $16.34, 978-1784945121

Gradient Style: Color-Shifting Techniques & Knitting Patterns


Have a stash of beautiful gradient yarn but don’t know what to knit? This book is here to show you what and how to knit with these gorgeous color-shifting skeins. The editors at Interweave will be your guide to techniques for color combinations, selecting yarn and various knitting tips and tricks.


Paperback, 160 pagesPages, $16.99, 978-1632506504

Norwegian Knitting Designs: A Collection from Some of Norway’s Leading Knitting Designers

This new and updated edition of popular Scandinavian patterns will immerse you into the world of Norway knitting. Compiled and edited by Margaretha Finseth, these 30 patterns utilize traditional Norwegian-spun yarn and Norwegian folk patterns in ways you won’t believe.


Paperback, 128Pages, $25.95, 978-1782217121