Crochet / Knitting / Weaving Themed Cozy Mystery Series

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Below you'll find cozy mystery series that have a crochet, knitting or weaving theme. Please feel free to suggest a series that we may have missed.
Black Sheep Knitting Mystery by Anne Canadeo
Category: Crochet/Knitting/Weaving

The Black Sheep Knitters — Maggie, Lucy, Dana, Suzanne, and Phoebe — meet once a week without fail, sharing the varied and colorful skeins of their lives as much as knitting tips, recipes, and small-town gossip, and creating an intricate, durable pattern of friendship. They solve murders.

Crabapple Yarns Mystery Series  by Jaime Marsman
Category: Crochet/Knitting/Weaving

Jaime Marsman writes The Crabapple Yarns Mystery series which started in 2012. It features dejected librarian turned novice knitter Molly Stevenson. Molly takes a new job at Crabapple Yarns. When strange things begin to happen suddenly to the group of knitters that spend a lot of time in the...

Crochet Mystery Series by Betty Hechtman
Category: Crochet/Knitting/Weaving

Betty writes the Crochet Mystery started in 2008 and is set in California. It features Molly Pink. Her husband recently died from a heart attack and she is forced to sell her half of the business. She now works as an events coordinator for Shedd & Royal Books. She belongs to a crocheting...

Handcrafted Mystery Series
Category: Crochet/Knitting/Weaving, Embroidery/Needlecraft/Needlepoint, Quilting

Holly Quinn writes the Handcrafted Mystery Series which started in October 2018 and is set in Wisconsin. When a heartbroken Samantha “Sammy” Kane returns to her hometown of Heartsford, WI, for her best friend Kate’s funeral, she learns that Kate’s much-loved craft store is in danger of perishing...

Haunted Yarn Shop Mystery Series by Molly MacRae
Category: Crochet/Knitting/Weaving, Ghost

This series started in 2012. The first book in this series will be available September 2012. It features textile preservation specialist, Kath Rutledge who inherits her grandmother's fiber and fabric shop in Blue Plum, Tennessee, and ends up with a depressed ghost on her hands.

Knit & Nibble Mystery Series
Category: Crochet/Knitting/Weaving, Newspaper/Reporter/Writer

Peggy Ehrhart writes the Knit & Nibble Mystery Series which started in March 2018 and is set in New Jersey. Since her only daughter left for college, widow Pamela Paterson has kept busy as associate editor of a craft magazine and founder of the Knit and Nibble knitting club in quaint...

Knitting Mystery Series by Maggie Sefton
Category: Crochet/Knitting/Weaving

This series is set in Colorado and started in 2005. It features Kelly Flynn, CPA from Washington, D. C. who moves back to Fort Connor, Colorado to close up her grandmother's house. She meets women from the House of Lambspun, a knitting shop and while learning to knit makes friendships and solves...

Seaside Knitters Mystery Series by Sally Goldenbaum
Category: Crochet/Knitting/Weaving

Sally Goldenbaum writes the Seaside Knitters mystery series which started in 2008 and takes place in Cape Ann, Massachusetts. It features four women: Nell, Izzy, Cass, and Birdie. They range in age from early 30s to around 80, but their friendship knows no boundaries, especially those of age...

Sugar Maple Series by Barbara Bretton
Category: Crochet/Knitting/Weaving, Witches

Sugar Maple looks like any Vermont town, but it’s inhabited with warlocks, sprites, vampires, witches—and an ancient secret. And Chloe Hobbs, owner of Sticks & String, a popular knitting shop, has a big secret too. She’s a sorcerer’s daughter in search of Mr. Right—and she’s found him in...

Tangled Web Mystery Series
Category: Crochet/Knitting/Weaving

Sadie Hartwell (aka Susannah Hardy) writes the Tangled Web Mystery Series which started in 2015 and is set in Connecticut. It features Josie Blair who moves from New York city back to her hometown of Dorset Falls, Connecticut. She takes over her Aunt Cora's yarn shop called Miss Marple Knits....

Weaving Mystery Series by Carol Ann Martin
Category: Crochet/Knitting/Weaving

Carol Ann Martin writes the Weaving Mystery Series which started in June 2013 and is set in North Carolina. It features Della Wright who comes to the Blue Ridge Mountains to purchase a weaving studio. She offers weaving workshops and gets to know the small towns' colorful characters. Della...

Yarn Retreat Mystery Series by Betty Hechtman
Category: Chef, Crochet/Knitting/Weaving

Betty Hechtman writes the Yarn Retreat Mystery series which started in July 2013 and takes place in northern California. It features Dessert chef Casey Feldstein who doesn’t know a knitting needle from a crochet hook. But after her aunt dies unexpectedly Casey inherits her aunt's yarn retreat...