Category Archives: reviews

Review: Sock Knitting Master Class by Ann Budd

This month’s sock book,¬†Sock Knitting Master Class by Ann Budd, is a collection of patterns from well-known designers and contains an accompanying DVD. Mastering Good Sock Design The socks cover a range of techniques and styles, which are described at the beginning, in a chapter called Mastering Good Sock Design. This includes fit, yarn and […]

Review: CoopKnits Socks by Rachel Coopey

This month’s review is from one of my favourite designers. CoopKnits Socks was the first book Rachel Coopey brought out in 2013 and I bought it almost immediately. It contains ten patterns, featuring lace, cables and stranded knitting. The patterns The first pattern in the book is Dawlish, a cabled sock and I wrote a […]

Review: Sock Innovation by Cookie A

This months book, Sock Innovation: Knitting Techniques &¬†Patterns for One-of-a-Kind Socks by Cookie A, is one of the first knitting books I ever bought, and one that I love and continue to use to this day (hence the slightly battered appearance). Background I started really getting into knitting when I started Uni in 2007 (studying […]