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Macmillan Childrens Publishing Group

Knit & Crochet

This captivating collection of books features a wide array of knit and crochet projects, from lush floral bouquets to a wild menagerie of creatures. All the designs are beautifully presented in a gallery at the front of the books and cross-referenced to the instructions chapter, where each design is graded by skill level and accompanied by easy-to-follow patterns, clear step-by-step instructions, and complete assembly and finishing instructions. You’ll also find a basic techniques refresher course in each book, plus a mixture of fun and fabulous ideas for using your designs in a range of styles and settings—from customizing clothing and accessories to creating stunning home décor.

  • Striped Crochet Blankets
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    • Striped Crochet Blankets

    • Knit & Crochet
      Haafner Linssen
      St. Martin's Press

    • Create beautiful striped blankets in timeless color combinations

      Haafner Linssen, author of Crochet Mandalas, reinvents the classic stripe pattern with her collection of vibrant...

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  • 40 Colorful Afghans to Crochet
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    • 40 Colorful Afghans to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Leonie Morgan
      St. Martin's Press

    • Bestselling author Leonie Morgan is back with another wonderful crochet book, showcasing her vibrant color and stitch variations. Featuring both block and stitch patterns, there is plenty here to...

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  • 350+ Knitting Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets
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    • 350+ Knitting Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets

    • Knit & Crochet
      Betty Barnden
      St. Martin's Press

    • Give a stylish finish to your knitted garments and accessories with this essential compendium of knitting know-how. Over 350 tips, techniques, and secrets are explained and illustrated with clear...

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  • 350+ Crochet Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets
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    • 350+ Crochet Tips, Techniques, and Trade Secrets

    • Knit & Crochet
      Jan Eaton
      St. Martin's Press

    • Give a professional finish to your crochet garments and accessories with this indispensable compendium of technical know-how and troubleshooting tips. Techniques are organized in the order that you’d...

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  • 200 Fun Things to Crochet
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    • 200 Fun Things to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Edited by Victoria Lyle
      St. Martin's Press

    • Crochet 200 delightful small projects—suitable for all skill levels.

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  • 200 Fun Things to Knit
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    • 200 Fun Things to Knit

    • Knit & Crochet
      Edited by Victoria Lyle
      St. Martin's Press

    • If you ever find yourself wondering what to knit next, just open this book, and you’re guaranteed to find the answer. 200 Fun Things to Knit is an irresistible collection of cute little...

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  • Crochet Snowflakes Step-by-Step
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    • Crochet Snowflakes Step-by-Step

    • Knit & Crochet
      Caitlin Sainio
      St. Martin's Press

    • Bring the lacy beauty of a snowfall into your home with Crochet Snowflakes Step-by-Step. Crafters of all levels can easily crochet up a storm, or just make a simple snowflake or two. Geared...

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  • Mandalas to Crochet
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    • Mandalas to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Haafner Linssen
      St. Martin's Press

    • Crocheted mandalas are having a moment! And it's no wonder the lovely mandala is in vogue: one evening is often enough to begin and finish something eye-catching. Many crocheters make mandalas as...

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  • Crochet Flowers Step-by-Step
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    • Crochet Flowers Step-by-Step

    • Knit & Crochet
      Tanya Shliazhko
      St. Martin's Press

    • Stop and crochet the flowers! Crochet flowers are a favorite with needlecrafters because they can be made from scraps of yarn, they're small and portable, and they are so versatile. Geared toward beginners,...

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  • 75 Colorful Hexagons to Crochet
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    • 75 Colorful Hexagons to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Leonie Morgan
      St. Martin's Press

    • In this new book from Leonie Morgan you'll discover a delightful collection of hexagons to crochet in bright and inspiring colorways. With 75 original designs to choose from, a further 50 vibrant...

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  • Simple Color Knitting
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    • Simple Color Knitting

    • Knit & Crochet
      Erika Knight
      St. Martin's Press

    • Erika Knight makes color simple and contemporary

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  • Geek Knits
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    • Geek Knits

    • Knit & Crochet
      Joan of Dark aka Toni Carr
      St. Martin's Press

    • Are you ready to embrace your inner geek? This fun and fashionable compendium of knitting patterns definitely leans toward the Dark Side—but who says the Dark Side can't be chic and colorful, too?...

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  • 75 Lace Crochet Motifs
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    • 75 Lace Crochet Motifs

    • Knit & Crochet
      Caitlin Sainio
      St. Martin's Press

    • Lacey thread crochet motifs are both beautiful to look at and enjoyable to make, and can be used in many ways, whether as stand-alone decor items, as embellishments, or joined to produce larger lace...

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  • 100 Colorful Ripple Stitches to Crochet
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    • 100 Colorful Ripple Stitches to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Leonie Morgan
      St. Martin's Press

    • 100 Colorful Ripple Stitches to Crochet by Leonie Morgan is a wonderfully illustrated and easy-to-use guide to making and using ripple stitches in delightful and inspiring colorways, perfect...

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  • Embellished Crochet
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    • Embellished Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Cari Clement
      St. Martin's Press

    • Two of the hottest fashion trends in recent years---both embellishing and crocheting have emerged as sophisticated fashion influences. Embellished Crochet provides clear, illustrated instructions...

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  • 75 Exquisite Trims in Thread Crochet
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    • 75 Exquisite Trims in Thread Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Caitlin Sainio
      St. Martin's Press

    • Author of the bestselling 100 Snowflakes to Crochet, Caitlin Sainio, is back with seventy-five gorgeous edging and trims

      From airy geometric patterns, delicate eyelets and fringes, to...

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  • The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting
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    • The Magic of Shetland Lace Knitting

    • Knit & Crochet
      Elizabeth Lovick
      St. Martin's Press

    • The ethereal beauty and intricacy of Shetland lace knitting might seem beyond the powers of the everyday knitter, but the skills needed are within the reach of everyone who can knit, purl, cast on,...

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  • Crochet-opedia
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    • Crochet-opedia

    • Knit & Crochet
      Julie Oparka
      St. Martin's Press

    • Encompassing the full range of key crocheting techniques, this guide is designed to help the reader learn and master each skill before moving on.

      With step-by-step instructions, color photographs,...

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  • 100 Lace Flowers to Crochet
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    • 100 Lace Flowers to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Caitlin Sainio
      St. Martin's Press

    • Re-create the beauty of a summer garden with this gorgeous selection of flowers, leaves and plants to crochet. From lacy blossoms to delicate ferns, you'll find patterns to suit any color, style...

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  • The Very Easy Guide to Fair Isle Knitting
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    • The Very Easy Guide to Fair Isle Knitting

    • Knit & Crochet
      Lynne Watterson
      St. Martin's Press

    • Mastering Fair Isle knitting has never been easier!

      Fair Isle knitting may look complicated, but knitting expert Lynne Watterson lays out the basics in a way that is easy to follow and understand....

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  • Knitting with Icelandic Wool
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    • Knitting with Icelandic Wool

    • Knit & Crochet
      Vedis Jonsdottir
      St. Martin's Press

    • One of the best known types of yarn, Icelandic wool or Lopi is used to make sweaters that have a long-lasting and classic appeal. This 100% pure wool yarn is lighter, warmer, and more water-resistant...

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  • 100 Snowflakes to Crochet
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    • 100 Snowflakes to Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Caitlin Sainio
      St. Martin's Press

    • Create a gorgeous collection of crocheted snowflakes.

      Bring the lacey beauty of a snowfall into your home with 100 Snowflakes to Crochet. Crafters of all levels can easily crochet up...

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  • Bead Crochet Jewelry
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    • Bead Crochet Jewelry

    • Knit & Crochet
      Bert Rachel Freed and Dana Elizabeth Freed
      St. Martin's Press

    • Beading experts, teachers, and jewelry designers Bert and Dana Freed share their expertise in this delightful collection of jewelry patterns and projects. Using a wide range of stunning beads in...

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  • Simple Crocheting
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    • Simple Crocheting

    • Knit & Crochet
      Erika Knight
      St. Martin's Press

    • Simple Crocheting is the perfect book for the beginner. Under Erika Knight's guidance even those who have never picked up a crochet hook before will soon be making gorgeous projects and all...

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  • 75 Seashells, Fish, Coral & Colorful Marine Life to Knit & Crochet
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  • The Very Easy Guide to Lace Knitting
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    • The Very Easy Guide to Lace Knitting

    • Knit & Crochet
      Lynne Watterson
      St. Martin's Press

    • This easy-to-follow lace knitting guide transforms the complete beginner into an accomplished expert.
      With step-by-step instructions and a preliminary section explaining all the essentials—yarn,...

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  • Simple Knitting
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    • Simple Knitting

    • Knit & Crochet
      Erika Knight
      St. Martin's Press

    • Simple Knitting is a unique workshop-based, how-to-knit book that will teach you the key techniques while creating an enviable collection of knitted items. Each of the 20 projects in the book...

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  • The Very Easy Guide to Cable Knitting
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    • The Very Easy Guide to Cable Knitting

    • Knit & Crochet
      Lynne Watterson
      St. Martin's Press

    • This very easy guide opens up the wonderful world of twisted stitches to knitters of any ability---even complete beginners. It is an indispensable introduction to all kinds of cable stitches, from...

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  • 100 Flowers to Knit & Crochet
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    • 100 Flowers to Knit & Crochet

    • Knit & Crochet
      Lesley Stanfield
      St. Martin's Press

    • 100 Flowers to Knit & Crochet showcases a lush bouquet of blossoms perfect for embellishing your favorite clothing or accessories. As a finishing touch for all your handmade garments or...

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  • Crocheting in Plain English
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    • Crocheting in Plain English

    • Knit & Crochet
      Maggie Righetti
      St. Martin's Press

    • The definitive classic on crocheting for years, the first edition of Crocheting in Plain English equipped readers with easy-to-follow, friendly advice on creating their dream crochets. A lifelong...

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  • Knitting in Plain English
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    • Knitting in Plain English

    • Knit & Crochet
      Maggie Righetti
      St. Martin's Press

    • The first edition of this indispensable classic gave knitters easy-to-follow (and fun-to-read) advice on producing the knits of their dreams. Drawing on decades of experience as a knitting instructor...

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