Knit Lit

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

30 Knitted Headbands and Ear Warmers: Stylish Designs for Every Occasion

You can never go wrong with a knitted headband or ear warmers with their comfort and functionality. Not only can head wraps keep you warm and cozy, they’re chic and fashionable too! Jenise Hope’s collection of 30 head accessories includes everything from headbands and lacy mesh bands to snuggly ear warmers. These unique quick-knit patterns will provide you with fun knitted accessories in no time at all!

Paperback, 128Pages, $19.95, 978-0811717410

350+ Knitting Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets: How to Be Better at What You Do

Knitting secrets are about to be secrets no more! With so many tips in this new book, you’ll be able to brush up on any techniques you know and take a stab at new tricks. With step-by-step instructions and stitch patterns abound, this book will help you troubleshoot any knitting dilemma you come across.

Paperback, 160 Pages, $22.99, 978-1250125125

60 Quick Knitted Toys: Fun, Fabulous Knits in the 220 Superwash® Collection from Cascade Yarns®

If there were a city just for kids, it would be filled with toys from this collection. Youngsters can head off to work with a fully-stocked tool box, complete with knit hammer and screwdriver, or take a day off at the zoo with huggable animals like owls and monkeys. Or they can unlock another world entirely—a fantasy one of dragons, castles, and royalty. This collection even includes games like a bowling set!

Paperback, 176 Pages, $17.95, 978-1942021445

60 Quick Luxury Knits

Who doesn’t love a quick project? For busy knitters who are constantly on the go, or for knitters who just like a little instant gratification, this book is worth looking into. Inside, discover 60 easy and elegant projects including the Buttoned Cable Cowl, Lacy Layered Hat, Diamond Lattice Scarf, Soutache Capelet, Smocked Belt, Geometric Mitts and Fringed Handbag. All knit in a merino-silk blend yarn that boasts soft drape and good stitch definition, these projects are ideal for those seeking a bit of luxury.

Paperback, 176 Pages, $17.95, 978-1936096763

6000+ Pullover Possibilities: Interchangeable Options for Custom Knitted Sweaters

That’s not a typo—this book actually contains over 6,000 designs. How does Melissa Leapman do it? She uses a pullover sweater for her foundation and then shows readers how to transform every aspect of it for truly unique sweaters. Necklines, pockets, collars, sleeves—they’re worked in every style and combination under the sun. Say goodbye to stale, impersonal designs and use this collection to maximize your knitting options.

Spiral-bound, pages, , , 264 Pages, $24.95, 978-1936096947

750 Knitting Stitches: The Ultimate Knit Stitch Bible

750 Knitting Stitches: The Ultimate Knit Stitch Bible is just what its name suggests, a comprehensive guidebook and stitch resource for all your knitting how-to questions. From information on getting started with yarn and needle choices all the way through finishing your work and caring for the finished products, this book is the ultimate resource for your essential questions. Aside from basic information, this guidebook contains 750 knitting stitches that range in complexity and style, including Fair Isle, intarsia, cables and more! Accompanying each technique is a clear photo, so you’re never in the dark.

Hardcover, 288 Pages, $24.99, 978-1250067180

A Stash of One’s Own: Knitters on Loving, Living with, and Letting Go of Yarn

This collection of stories is like one big knitting extravaganza—pros, bloggers, and everyday knitters from all walks of life share what their personal yarn stashes mean to them. Chuckle, smile, and nod along to their explanations of this essential aspect of a knitter’s experience.

Hardcover, 192 Pages, $22.99, 978-1419727047

Add One Stitch Knitting: All the Stitches You Need in 15 Projects

The building blocks of knitting are at your fingertips with this new book from Alina Schneider. Learn 15 stitches with her simple step-by-step guides and build up on each stitch in ways that make sense. By the end, you’ll learn moss, waffle, rib and more to be able to apply to scarves, hats, and more. Create gorgeous pieces by learning how to knit these stitches in no time at all.

Paperback, 128Pages, $18.99, 978-1438010892

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