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This book suits me perfectly, considering I’ve never even held a knitting needle before.

Jul 03, Jane Chan rated it really liked it. It’s the book I recommend to anyone who wants to learn or re-learn to knit. Fantastic book absolutte the basics on knitting.

Paperbackpages. Admittedly I am not too keen on all the patterns in the book.

Denise Nolson rated it really liked it Nov 03, Gemma Esprey rated it really liked it Jun 10, Stitch Patterns Workshop 8. This book will be a tried and tested guide for people at the very beginning of their knitting lives, looking for guidance and patterns for projects that they can use to make that first all-important step to ‘Beyond the Scarf’. I gave up with this and learned from YouTube!


To ask other readers questions about Knitty Grittyplease sign up. I have been knitting for years but was given this book and, as there is always something to learn, have taken a good look through.

The diagrams are confusing and poorly illustrated and quite frankly do not make sense. But there are enough patterns here to give even the most nervous of first time knitters the required confidence to keep going. There’s a new generation of knitters out there, turning the traditional image of granny-knitters on its head.

Knitty Gritty: Knitting For The Absolute Beginner

Highlights possible beginner mistakes and how to rectify them. Jan 20, Lauren Grity rated it did not like it. Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions x x Conversion Charts and Abbreviations Stockists.

Neat projects and some of the basic info was helpful but overall, I think it was too hard for me to understand since I had to go to a YouTube video to find a way to cast on that I could do!

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Two weeks ago I had no idea how to knit. Jan 10, Kirsty rated it it was ok Shelves: By the end you can knit items requiring complicated stitches. I found it very easy to understand and simple to follow.


The writing is fast paced and easy to understand – so far given that I still haven’t picked up my needles to try to follow the instructions! Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and beginnsr.

Knitty Gritty – The Absolute Beginner’s Knitting Book

For that alone this book is a life saver! Jan 14, Claire G rated it it was amazing Shelves: Ofr than halfway through a scarf.

The projects are very twee also. Unless they have a friend or relative to teach them how to start, often would-be knitters turn to the so-called ‘beginners patterns’ but these can be confusing, difficult to follow, and more often than not written in ‘knit’ rather than English. There are plenty of clear instructions with close up illustrations showing how stitches are formed etc.

I couldn’t even cast on. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Emily rated it liked it Aug 16, Debbie rated it really liked it Jan 05,