I Knit San Francisco by Kathleen DamesI Knit San Francisco by Kathleen Dames

I Knit San Francisco

byKathleen DamesEditorAlice O'ReillyBy (photographer)Alli Novak

Paperback | October 19, 2019

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From the Castro to the Ferry Building and many places in between, take a knitting adventure through San Francisco. We introduce you to ten Bay Area knitwear designers, visit a dozen Bay Area LYSes, and share our favorite bits of the City by the Bay. Ten knitting patterns include:

  • Continuous shrug by Kelly White/Kelly White Designs
  • Ferry Building pullover by Sloane Rosenthal/Hudson + West Co.
  • Fog City hat by Faina Goberstein
  • Grant Avenue Stroll wrap by Yvonne Poon/Gamer Babe Knits
  • Half-Moon rug by Julie Weisenberger/Cocoknits
  • Lombard Street socks by Audry Nicklin
  • Mission Dolores mittens by Heatherly Walker/Yarn Yenta
  • Painted Lady cowl by Sonya Philip/100 Acts of Sewing
  • Yerba Buena poncho by Juliana Lustenader
  • 18th & Castro top by Kathleen Dames & Vilasinee Bunnag/Loome

All patterns are in English and include schematics, measurements, written instructions, and charts as needed. Yarn support by Bay Street Yarns, The Dye Project, Hudson + West Co., Little Skein in the Big Wool, Love Fest Fibers, Seismic Yarns, Sincere Sheep, Speckled Finch Studios, Twirl Yarn, and A Verb for Keeping Warm. Photographed on location in San Francisco.

With a focus on flattering designs and knitterly details, Kathleen designs garments and accessories for her own pattern line, kathleen damesknitwear design, as well as publications such as Knitty, Jane Austen Knits, and Interweave Knits. From her first large-scale knitting project, Kathleen has been making patterns her own, thanks to h...
Title:I Knit San FranciscoFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:66 pages, 11 × 8.5 × 0.17 inShipping dimensions:11 × 8.5 × 0.17 inPublished:October 19, 2019Publisher:One More Row PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0578580195

ISBN - 13:9780578580197


Table of Contents

Land Acknowlegment



Continuous/Kelly loves San Francisco

Ruth Asawa by Kelly White

Ferry Building/Sloane loves San Francisco

Fog City/Faina loves San Francisco

Grant Avenue Stroll/Yvonne loves San Francisco

Alice loves San Francisco

Kathleen loves San Francisco

Half-Moon/Julie loves San Francisco

Lombard Street/Audry loves San Francisco

Mission Dolores/Heatherly loves Paradise (& SF)

Painted Lady/Sonya loves San Francisco

Yerba Buena/Juliana loves San Francisco

18th & Castro/Vilasinee loves San Francisco

The 3-Day Yarn Crawl

San Francisco: Atelier Yarns, Firebird Yarns, ImagiKnit, Britex

Sonoma & Napa & North Bay: Cast Away Yarn Shop, Yarns On First, Avenue Yarns, The Black Squirrel, A Verb for Keeping Warm

Peninsula & Monterey Bay & Santa Cruz: The Royal Bee Yarn Company, Monarch Knitting, Yarn Shop Santa Cruz

Abbreviations, Stitches & Techniques



Pattern Index