Interweave Knits Presents: Knit the Perfect Buttonhole with Anna Zilboorg Video Download

Anna Zilboorg demonstrates how to knit the perfect buttonhole that won't sag, stretch, and is invisible in this video short from Interweave Knits.

This product will be accessible from My Downloadable Products located in My Account after purchase.

Availability: In stock.


Please, log in or register to or .

Free Shipping on US orders over $50


Your knitwear deserves a perfect buttonhole.

Many beautiful cardigans are ruined by unsightly buttonholes that sag or, even worse, snag on their buttons. In one of her proudest knitting discoveries, knitwear designer Anna Zilboorg developed a buttonhole that does not stretch, sag, or even show when not in use.

In this Interweave Knits Workshop Video Short, Anna demonstrates the technique step by step.

With Knit a Perfect Buttonhole, you'll learn these skills:  

  • How to pick up stitches evenly along a cardigan's front for a sag-free band.
  • How to turn the button band smoothly and make an attractive facing.
  • How to knit a buttonhole seamlessly, securely, and invisibly.
  • And how to create a splendid elastic finish on the inside that covers even a steeked edge smoothly. 

Learn to knit buttonholes worthy of your beautiful buttons and handsome handknits with this mini-workshop. Download this video short today!

Additional Info
Additional Info
Product Type Video Download
Author/Designer Anna Zilboorg
Technique Buttonholes
Customer Reviews (2)
Excellent Video
I agree with Ms. Zilboorg, in that I am now also evangelical about this buttonhole. Her instructions are outstanding and from now on this will be my buttonhole of choice.

I bought this video twice--once in March of 2013 but could never open it. I had correspondence and some help from your technical staff but could never use the video. I just abandoned trying. When I ordered it the second time, had no trouble at all and have the video easily accessible for frequent use. I did pay $2.00 more for the video the second time I purchased it.

Review by Andra (Posted on 3/24/2015)
A pleasure to learn from
I loved this video. Anna Zilboorg shows very clearly how to make her perfect buttonhole. She has warmth and humour, which makes for a very pleasant and instructive half-hour. Review by JL (Posted on 12/17/2014)
Write Your Own Review

Only registered users can write reviews. Please,

Fulfillment Info

Shipping Options
For United States customers:

Ground: $4.95 flat rate. Free shipping on orders over $50
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 2-8 business days. Includes tracking information.

2nd Day Air: $19.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 2 business days; no P.O. boxes. 2nd Day shipping includes tracking information.

Next Day Air: $49.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is 1 business day; no P.O. boxes. Next Day shipping includes tracking information.

For International customers:

  • Shipping Method —All orders are sent via Airmail. Please allow 4-6 weeks for your order to arrive.
  • Tracking information is not available for International orders at this time.

International Air Printed Matter: $6.95
Estimated total shipping time (not including order processing time) is dependent on final destination. For Canada, the estimated shipping time is 2-4 weeks. For other International Countries please allow for an estimated shipping time of 4-6 weeks.

Digital Product Download
When you purchase a downloadable item from our store, you have unlimited access to your purchase and can download it as many times and as often as needed.

  1. Go to
  2. Click on “Sign Up/Sign In” at the top right corner.
  3. Sign in with your email and password
  4. Click on Welcome, (your name)! in the top right corner
  5. On the left side of the screen is a list of options. Click on MY DOWNLOADABLE PRODUCTS.
  6. Underneath the Product Title will be the download link. Click the link to view the PDF or Video.
  7. To save your purchases to your computer please do the following:
    *PC Users: Right click on the download link, select “Save Link As” (Firefox, Chrome) or “Save Target As” (Internet Explorer)
    *MAC Users: Hold the Ctrl button while clicking on the download link and select the option “Download Linked File As” (Safari)
  8. Save the download(s) to your “Desktop,” “My documents” or other favorite folder. Click Save.

If you are having trouble opening your download, we recommend using the latest version of Adobe Reader for eBooks, digital magazine issues and patterns/projects. Get it here for free:

For videos, we recommend using VLC Player. Here is the link to access VLC download for free:

Please let us know if we can be of further assistance.

Online Workshops and Streaming Video

If you have purchased an on-demand courses or video you can access your product immediately by following the directions below. If you have purchased course with a start date you can still access it by following the directions below but may be limited to what you can access until the course starts at the date that was described in the details section of the product you purchased. 

  1. Go to
  2. Click on Sign Up/Sign In at the top right corner.
  3. Sign in with your email and password.
  4. Click on Welcome, (your name)! At the top right corner
  5. On the left side of the screen click on MY Workshops.
  6. Click Go to Course link to the far right of the course title. If nothing happens, verify that your pop-up blocker is off.
  7. If you are directed to a screen asking for your name and email address, fill in the information.
  8. You will be taken to your Dashboard, where you will see your course listed.
  9. Click on the teal button to the far right of the course title. It should either say Start Watching or Continue.
  10. Click the Play button to start viewing the course.
    *If there are course materials available, they will be found under the Menu tab at the top of the viewing window.

To Access Online Workshop Materials:

  1. Click on the Menu tab.
  2. Click on Resources.
  3. You will see the number of Files available for the course.
  4. Click Files.
  5. Click View/Download to the right of the file title to access it.
Most of our courses are not downloadable and must be accessed via streaming while logged into your account. You have unlimited access to your course and can view it as many times and as often as needed. For courses on desktop or laptop computers, you will have to allow pop ups on our website from your web browser. Many web browsers will display a small notification at the top of the page that reads "popup blocked" upon clicking "Go to Course." Click on this notification to enable popups on our site. This will allow you to view the course.

If you do not see this notification, you simply have to navigate to your web browser's "settings" and disable your popup blocker there, or choose to allow popups on our site.

For instructions on Chrome go to

For courses on Apple mobile devices, such as iPad and iPhone, go into iPhone settings -> safari -> block popups and turn it off.
Then when you click on "go to course" from your device's internet browser app, you will be asked to allow popups for this site. Choose yes, and you should be good to go.

>!-- Top DY Banner code end -->