Knitting Books & Magazines

We carry a well-rounded group of knit and crochet magazines:

In addition to current magazines, we have an extensive collection of magazines and pattern books in our library – some dating as far back as the 1940s. You are welcome to peruse these in the shop, but you cannot take them out of the shop. They are great for use for inspiration or for research for knitting programs.

Here are some of our favorite reference books. The first two are the required books for our very popular Knitting Boot Camp class:

And, here are some random favorites – both old and new:
Early knitters:


Inspiring knitting:

Baby and children’s:

General knitting:


47 E. Flint Street - Lake Orion, Michigan USA - (248) 693-3690

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