Knitting, Beading, and Stitching for the Slightly Sinister


As tirelessly as we worked for our 5% effort on this book, mistakes still happen. We'll post corrections below, so remember to check this page before you start a project, it could save you a lot of hassle. And if you find any mistakes that we don't have corrected below, send us an email at

Blackbird's Secret
Templates are not, in fact, actual size. They need to be enlarged until the tube skin measures 3 3/8" from top to bottom.

Also, Tube Skeleton, steps one and two have imprecise measurements that will only lead people closer to frustrated insanity:

Tube Skeleton step one should read, "For the main tube, cut a 3" x 3 1/8" (7.6cm x 8.6cm) rectangle from the chipboard..." (the rest of this step is fine as is).

Tube Skeleton step two should read, "For the side of the lid, cut a 3/8" x 3 9/16" (1cm x 9.1cm) rectangle from the chipboard.... Mark a 1/4" (6mm) wide stripe along one of the shorter edges."

Brier Rose
Page 53, under Materials and Tools, 3 skeins of Knit Picks Panache in Moss
(color A) is needed.

Page 38, under column Squid, row 8 should read as follows:

Row 8: sl1, m1, k1, (k1 below, sl top st), (k1, sl1) three times, (k1 below, sl top st), k1, m1, k1

Wheel of the Year Skirt
Page 103: Appliqué thread color for Samhain has been left off the chart. It should be red.