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Book Lover Knitting Patterns

by | Nov 22, 2017 | Featured

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These patterns are not my designs but links to other designers who have generously shared their patterns. If you have questions about how to knit a specific pattern, please contact the designer directly.

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Free Knitting Patterns

Free Knitting Pattern for River Song's Diary

River Song’s Diary

Book cover cozy with a TARDIS motif inspired by Doctor Who. Designed by hells456. Pictured project by BeanQueen

Free Knitting Pattern for It's Adjustable Book Cover

It’s Adjustable Book Cover

This book cover is knit in 2x2 rib that makes it easy to stretch to fit over any size book. The designer Theresia Lew says it’s easy enough for beginners and Ravelrers rated it very easy. Uses one skein of sock yarn. Available in English and German

Free Knitting Pattern for Cable Book or Journal Cover

Free Knitting Pattern for Cable Book or Journal Cover

Cable Book or Journal Cover

This cover features braided cables and easy to customize. Designed by yss in worsted yarn. Pictured project by AmyPC who modified the flaps to stockinette and ribbing to sit flat inside book.

Free Knittingn Pattern for Lace Book Cover

Traveler Journal Cover

This Cuaderno Azul Viajero notebook cover features a lace pattern and cloth flaps that add less bulk to the cover. Designed by Mayte Sánchez Sempere in DK yarn. Available in both English & Spanish.

Free Knitting Pattern for One for the Books Cover

Free Knitting Pattern for One for the Books Cover

Free Knitting Pattern for One for the Books Cover

One for the Books Cover

Book cover designed for knitting planners or other books in fingering weight yarn is easily customized for any size. Optional fabric tag creates a pen loop. Perfect for self-striping or variegated yarn. Available in English and German. Designed by Martina Behm

Free Knitting Pattern for Grab and Go Diary Cover

Grab and Go Diary Cover

This journal cover features a pocket for a mobile phone, a slot for a pen, a place to tuck notes under the band on the inside cover, and, of course a cable owl to watch over you. Designed by maggie mair in DK yarn.

Free knitting pattern for Book Cover and more last minute gift ideas

Book Cover

Designed by Julie Picard for Mollie Makes, this two stitch cover for good reads or notebooks come with a handy pocket for highlighter, pen, or other tools.

Free Knitting Pattern for Owl Book Cover

Owl Book Cover

Tote designed to protect paperback sized books from damage features cable owl motifs. Can also be used as a tablet cover or small purse. Designed by Megan Lee

Free Knitting Pattern for Knitting Sampler Book

Knitting Sampler Book

The soft knitted Book of Knitty is perfect for babies to touch, discover, and play with textures and colors. And as they get older it can pique their interest in knitting. Packed with miniature versions of some of Knitty patterns, it’s also a great gift for adults who knit or are learning to knit! Designed by Laura Brown. Pictured project by americanlass. Other Ravelrers have adapted this pattern to make books of high-contrast stitch patterns, tiny clothes, nature motifs, and more. Great use for stash or scrap yarn.

Patterns for Purchase

Knitting Pattern for Amelia Book Cover Knitting Pattern for Amelia Book Cover

Aemelia Book Cover

Protect or elevate your reading material with this paperback book cover with cabled flower motif. Finished Size: 15″ wide and 7¾ ” tall before sewing; to fit a standard American mass-market paperback (4¼ ” wide and 6¾ ” tall) with a spine up to 1″ (about 350 pages) deep. Designed by Franklin Habit. Pictured project by morsecode who said it’s fast knit and great gift.

Knitting Pattern for Book Cover

Resizable Book Cover

A Book Cover for Edmund is resizable, features a horseshoe cable, and was inspired by Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park. Designed by Melissa Armstrong

Monster Book of Monsters Book Cover from Harry Potter Knitting Pattern | Harry Potter inspired Knitting Patterns, many free knitting patterns | These patterns are not authorized, approved, licensed, or endorsed by J.K. Rowling, her publishers, or Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc.

Monster Book of Monsters Book Cover

Designed for books 7 ¾ in high X 5 ½ in wide by 2 ¼ in deep.  Tongue doubles as a book mark.

Free Pattern for Beret with Knitting Dewey Decimal Number

Beret with “Knitting” Dewey Decimal Number

Dewey Decimal Hat is a slouchy tweed hat with a stranded design with the favorite Dewey decimal designation for knitting books, hearts, tweedy stripes, and a cute hemmed button band. Designed by Brenda K. B. Anderson. One of the 28 patterns in Stitching in the Stacks: Librarian-Inspired Knits

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Terry Matz

meTerry is a knitting late-bloomer, learning to knit as an adult from Internet tutorials, because she wanted a craft that was useful, fun, and portable. Knitting hats for cancer patients inspired her to design her own patterns—available for free at her blog, Terry met her husband Ken at a science fiction convention and moved to the Kansas City area to be with him more than 30 years ago. Terry supports her yarn stash by creating websites and other digital media. Terry firmly believes in Knitting in Public—it's a great conversation starter!

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