Knitting Without Tears: Basic Techniques and Easy-To-Follow Directions for Garments to Fit All Sizes

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Product Details

Price
$18.00  $16.56
Publisher
Simon & Schuster
Publish Date
July 01, 1973
Pages
128
Dimensions
8.36 X 0.3 X 10.9 inches | 0.66 pounds
Language
English
Type
Paperback
EAN/UPC
9780684135052
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About the Author

Elizabeth Zimmermann (1910-1999) was born near London, England, and attended art school in Lausanne, Switzerland, and Munich, Germany, before immigrating to the U.S. in 1937. Frustrated by magazine editors who translated her conversational knitting instructions into abbreviated code, she started her own knitting newsletter and launched Schoolhouse Press, a mail-order business that still sells knitting supplies, books, and videos under her daughter Meg Swansen's guiding hand. In the mid-1960s she hosted The Busy Knitter, a nationally syndicated public television show, and by the early 1970s had become an icon of the knitting world. This and her three lively instructional books -- Knitting Around, Knitter's Almanac, and Knitting Workshop -- are treasured by knitters around the worl

Reviews

Vogue Knitting Elizabeth taught us to trust our instincts, revel in our creativity and above all, find joy in the simple act of knitting.
The New York Times [Elizabeth Zimmermann] brought a penetrating intellect and a sculptor's sensitivity to revolutionizing the ancient art of knitting.