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Many knitters considered 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 1968. Long time fans will welcome these old friends and new knitters may discover the freedom and creativity that Elizabeth's patterns encourage.
The Opinionated Knitter by Elizabeth Zimmermann includes all of Elizabeth's original Newsletter designs, published between 1958 and 1968, as well as 15 previously unpublished stories discovered in Elizabeth's files and journals. There are 45 designs in all, presented both in their original format, as well as with updated and expanded sections from her daughter, master knitter and designer, Meg Swansen. Includes a tribute to Elizabeth's life-altering effect on countless knitters through the years.