The Opinionated Knitter has ratings and 66 reviews. Elizabeth said: Oh, wool gathering I really LOVE this book of newsletters that Elizabeth Zi. Includes all of Elizabeth’s original Newsletter designs, published between and , as well as 15 previously unpublished stories discovered in Elizabeth’s . The best of Elizabeth Zimmermann is in this collection of her newsletters from Full of Elizabeth originals like the Tomten Jacket, Fair Isle Yoke.

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The Opinionated Knitter

Crochet Kpinionated Guide Ariel Horowitz. Dozens of patterns and tricks to make each one of them opinionated knitter and fit perfect. Norah Gaughan s Opinionated knitter Cable Sourcebook: If you have an open mind and a desire to learn, Elizabeth Zimmermann will revolutionize the way that you look at opinoinated knitting and the craft itself.

The patterns themselves are classics, yet often unexpected, and her instructions are full of unusual techniques which you may never see anywhere else. I thought I would just leaf through this and look at the patterns opinionated knitter, maybe, read bits and pieces about patterns in the book.

She was definitely one of those “salt ipinionated the earth” sorts of people. I have read opinionated knitter of her other books before and I enjoy her musings on life as well opinioanted knitting.


Her words are never scornful towards the ‘blind follower’, but the way EZ looked at it, these are simply knitters who do not yet know that they can design their own knitting and she provides plenty of instruction for those of us who are not quite ready and need a bit of ‘hand holding’.

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Love love love EZ’s style. Mar 12, Sasha rated mnitter liked it Shelves: I think it is because we are opinionated knitter media oriented nowadays, that we are spoon fed information. It’s on my knitting bucket list!

The instructions are more organic and less row-by-row like modern knitting patterns, but that just means you are able opinionated knitter work out your pattern from the underlying design and tailor it to your exact needs.

The last piece of the book is the Wool Gathering letter that was sent out reporting the death of EZ to her subscribers. opinionated knitter

Was there even knitting before Opinionated knitter Zimmerman? Product details Format Hardback pages Dimensions The book also includes many full page color pictures of garments knit by knitters opinionated knitter around the country.

Jun 29, Katy rated it it was amazing. No trivia or quizzes yet.


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It’s quite a treat. The Danish Octo Book. Jan 03, Jessica rated it it was amazing Shelves: Aug 28, Nicole rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: Crochet Kaleidoscope Sandra Eng. She was inspired, authentic and a true original. There are also opinionated knitter fantastic photographs of the knitted items from the newsletters as well as photographs from various stages of her life.

My only complaint is that her instructions are always a bit vague. Apr 01, Elizabeth rated it opinionated knitter was amazing Shelves: Zimmermann’s daughter Opinionated knitter Swansen took up the reins of Schoolhouse Press upon her kpinionated death.

In the car, in the store, but on a motorcycle- that one is beyond me.

The Opinionated Knitter by Elizabeth Zimmermann

I love opinionated knitter book, but I find the patterns oipnionated to read. And she makes me smile on every page. This time through I am enjoying all of opinionated knitter items she has for sale in her newsletter – what kinds of wool and which books and w An absolute treasury in every respect.