Mosaic knitting is a way of knitting with only one color at a time. You can create lovely color designs with only knit, purl, and slip - perfect for beginner knitters or those just branching out into color knitting. Invented by Barbara Walker, mosaic or slip-stitch knitting gets the full treatment here.

Video Knitting Course: Mosaic Knitting

Mosaic knitting is a color-knitting technique that’s perfect for beginners. It requires just knit and purl in order to make stunning one-, two-, or many-color designs.

In this short and easy video guide, I walk you through how to create beautiful color knitting projects without learning harder techniques like Fair-Isle knitting.


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Beginning Mosaic Knitting – Easy Mosaic Brick Pattern

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Blog Post: Giveaway! Win a Copy of Fantastic Mosaics, Knitting Superstar, and 1-on-1 Time With Me

Mosaic knitting Dovetail shawl squareBy Liat Gat – Founder / Mosaic Knitting, News / March 25, 2015 / 656 Comments

This was a fun giveaway to celebrate the launch of my newest class, Fantastic Mosaics. Knitters entered by sharing on Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and by posting in the comments.

The Mosaic Knitting video class giveaway has ended, but you can still learn with our Mosaic Knitting video knitting class.

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Blog Post: How To Do Basic Mosaic Knitting – Video and Step-by-Step Photo Tutorial

Ballband dishcloth stackBy Liat Gat – Founder / Mosaic Knitting / March 24, 2015 / 74 Comments

In Mosaic knitting, you knit with one color at a time and use slipped stitches to create advanced-looking color designs. Learn the basic technique with this Mosaic Brick swatch pattern and free video. Practice with our recommended easy Mosaic knitting patterns.

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Blog Post: What Is Mosaic Knitting? An Introduction to Color-Knitting’s Best Kept Secret

Welsh Blanket Boomerangby Susan AshcroftBy Liat Gat – Founder / Beginner Knitting, Mosaic Knitting / March 22, 2015 / 51 Comments

Mosaic knitting is a beginner technique that make advanced-looking color designs simple. To get you inspired, here are a range of Mosaic knitting projects from beginner to advanced. Invented by prolific designer Barbara Walker in the 1970’s.

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Mosaic Knitting Abbreviations

CC – Contrasting Color
K – Knit
MC – Main Color
P – Purl
Sl 1 – Slip 1


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Beginning Mosaic Knitting – Easy Mosaic Brick Pattern

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Three Tips for Mosaic Knitting

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Basic Mosaic Troubleshooting

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Intermediate Mosaic Knitting – ZigZag Stripes Motif

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How to Fix Intermediate Mosaic Mistakes

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Advanced Mosaic Knitting – Mosaic Charts

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Recommended Book: Mosaic Knitting by Barbara Walker

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The definitive guide to mosaic knitting, by mosaic inventor Barbara Walker. The book contains a thorough explanation of how slip-stitch knitting (knitting with one color in each row) works and why. Includes written patterns and charts for 380 mosaic designs that you can add to your own projects.

This is the book I studied from before creating our own video course on the topic.

Buy Mosaic Knitting online


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