The Opinionated Knitter

Schoolhouse Press

Many knitters consider the designs in Elizabeth Zimmermann’s Newsletters to be timeless; from her first Fair Isle issue in 1958 to the now classic Baby Surprise Jacket in in 1968.

Long time fans will welcome these old friends and new knitters may discover the freedom and creativity that Elizabeth’s patterns encourage.

Jaffa Fasset said, “Elizabeth was one of the most extraordinary influences in my life.” The New York Times described Elizabeth as a woman ‘...who brought a penetrating intellect and a sculptor’s sensitivity to revolutionizing the ancient art of knitting”

By Elizabeth Zimmermann


128 pages

Dimensions: 25.5cm X 25.5cm