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Modern Daily Knitting Field Guide No. 23: Glow.

The twenty third installment of the Modern Daily Knitting Field Guide series is here! MDK’s series of Field Guides are pocket-sized booklets focused on a particular theme, knitting technique, or designer. This newest Field Guide features designs by Arne & Carlos – let’s take a look inside! Arne & Carlos are known for their colorful, richly … [more]


A Knitting Life: Back to Tversted, by Marianne Isager.

This week, as a new year begins, we welcome a beautiful new book by Marianne Isager, A Knitting Life: Back to Tversted ($47). Marianne Isager is a knitwear designer and co-owner of Isager Yarns, based in Denmark. In this new collection, the first in a series of three, she looks back on her first 20 … [more]


52 Weeks of Easy Knits.

52 Weeks of Easy Knits ($50) is the latest book from Laine, an inspiring tome packed with 52 approachable patterns for garments and accessories. Let’s take a look inside! This is the third in Laine’s ambitious 52 Weeks series, and instead of focusing on a particular kind of garment, it invites knitters of all skill … [more]


The Knitted Fabric, by Dee Hardwicke.

Another gorgeous book from Laine! Let’s look inside The Knitted Fabric, by Dee Hardwicke ($50). Dee Hardwicke is an artist and designer who works in multiple media, including chinaware, mosaics, stationery, and knitting. No matter the mode or material, Hardwicke’s work is colorful, and reflects her great love of the British landscape. The Knitted Fabric … [more]


Knitted Kalevala, by Jenna Kostet.

Let’s peek inside the newest book from Laine! Knitted Kalevala ($45) is a book of colorwork patterns inspired by Kalevala, a collection of mythic poems and folklore of Finland. The Kalevala is full of ancient symbols, mythical creatures, and nature, which you’ll see reflected in Jenna Kostet’s patterns. The garments and accessories of Knitted Kalevala are … [more]


Sark, by Kate Davies.

Kate Davies’ newest book is here! Let’s look inside Sark ($28). Davies’ newest collection is focused on twisted stitches, shown in delicate natural shades of wool that show off the embossed appearance of the texture patterns. Davies took inspiration from designer Norah Gaughan and her recent Twisted Stitch Sourcebook. Sark includes an interview between Davies and … [more]


Ready Set Socks.

Ready Set Socks is here! This new book from Pom Pom Press is all about sock knitting, complete with patterns, tutorials, and inspiring modifications. Ready Set Socks is a follow-up to Pom Pom’s excellent beginner book, Knit How, and invites improving knitters to take another step forward in their knitting skills. The book is a collaboration with designer … [more]


Modern Daily Knitting Field Guide No. 22: Grace.

The twenty second installment of the Modern Daily Knitting Field Guide series is here! MDK’s series of Field Guides are pocket-sized booklets focused on a particular theme, knitting technique, or designer. This newest Field Guide features designs by Joji Locatelli – let’s take a look inside! Joji Locatelli is a prolific and well loved independent knitwear … [more]


The Nordic Knitting Primer, by Kristin Drysdale.

We’re excited to have a new book on the teacart here at the shop – let’s take a look at Kristin Drysdale’s Nordic Knitting Primer! Drysdale is a designer known for colorwork patterns inspired by her Scandinavian heritage. This is her first book, a step-by-step guide to Scandinavian colorwork, with patterns for all ages and … [more]


Argyll’s Secret Coast, by Kate Davies.

Kate Davies’ newest book is here! Let’s look inside Argyll’s Secret Coast. Argyll’s Secret Coast ($30)is a collection of essays and knitting patterns exploring the history and landscape of its namesake. “Geographically proximate to lowland Scotland but topographically distinct,” writes Davies, “Cowal is a landscape of hidden places, surprising stories, many secrets.” Ever the scholar, … [more]