WEBSITES & RESEARCH:


RECOMMENDED READING ON KNITTING:

  • Emery, Irene. The Primary Structures of Fabrics. The Textile Museum, 1994.
  • Cobey, Katharine. Diagonal Knitting. Schoolhouse Press, 2010.
  • Hiatt, June. Principles of Knitting. Simon and Shuster, revised and updated, 2012.
  • Lind, Vibeke. Knitting in the Nordic Tradition. Lark, 1984.
  • Phillips, Mary Walker. Creative Knitting. Dos Tejedoras Fiber Arts, 1986.
  • Tellier-Loumagne, Francoise. The Art of Knitting. Thames and Hudson, 2003.
  • Thomas, Mary.
    • Mary Thomas’s Knitting Book. Dover, 1972.
    • Mary Thomas’s Book of Knitting Patterns. Dover, 1972.
  • Walker, Barbara.
    • A First Treasury of Knitting Patterns. Schoolhouse Press.
    • A Second Treasury of Knitting Patterns. Schoolhouse Press.
    • A Third Charted Treasury of Knitting Patterns. Schoolhouse Press.
    • Knitting from the Top Down. Schoolhouse Press.
  • Waterman, Martha. Traditional Knitted Shawls, Revised Edition. Interweave Press, 1995.
  • Wiseman, Nancie. Knitting with Wire. Interweave Press, 2003.
  • Zimmermann, Elizabeth.
    • Knitters Almanac. Dover, 1981.
    • Knitting Without Tears. Schoolhouse Press.
    • Knitting Around. Schoolhouse Press.
    • Knitting Workshop. Schoolhouse Press.

RECOMMENDED READING ON RELATED INTERESTS

  • Ashforth & Plummer.
    • No Pattern Knits. Sally Milner Publishing Pty Ltd, 2006.
  • Wooly Thoughts. Courier Dover Publications, 2007.
  • Barber, Elizabeth Wayland.
    • Prehistoric Textiles. Princeton, 1991.
    • Woman’s Work - The First 20,000 Years. W.W. Norton.
  • Barnes & Eicher. Dress and Gender. Berg, 1992.
  • Barr, Ltnne. Reversible Knitting. Stewart Abori & Chang, 2009.
  • Bayles & Orland. Art & Fear. Image Continuum Press, 2001.
  • Beardsley, Ed. Gees Bend - The Women & Their Quilts. Tinwoods, 2002.
  • Broby-Johansen. Body and Clothes. Faber, 1968.
  • Chin, Lily. Power Cables. Interweave Press, 2010.
  • Crawford, Matthew. Shop Class as Soulcraft. Penguin Press, 2009.
  • Falick, Melanie. Knitting in America. Artisan Press, 1996.
  • Fisch, Arline M. Textile Techniques in Metal. Lark, 1996.
  • Gardiner, Kay. Mason Dixon Knitting. Potter Craft, 2006.
  • Jackson, Paul. Folding Techniques for Designers. Laurence King, 2010.
  • Kohler, Carl. History of Costume. Dover.
  • Mayer, Anita Luvera. Clothing from the Hands that Weave. Interweave Press, 1984.
  • New, Debbie. Unexpected Knitting. Schoolhouse Press, 2003.
  • Newman and Boles. Universal Patterns, Golden Relationship: Art, Math & Nature, Second Revised Edition. Pythagorean Press, 1992.
  • Rose, Barbara, Magda Abakanowicz. Abrams, 1994.
  • Stove, Margaret. Creating Original Hand Knitted Lace. Lacis, 1998.
  • Tilke, Max. Costume Patterns and Designs. Rizzoli, 1990.
  • Weiner & Schneider. Cloth and Human Experience. Smithsonian, 1989.
  • Wolff, Colette. The Art of Manipulating Fabric. Krause, 1996.
  • Zilboorg, Anna. Fancy Feet. Lark Books, 1994.