Socknitters Home Page
Sock Books and Videos Knitting Instruction Books and Videos Other Knitting Books and Videos
 

Knitters Almanac
by Elizabeth Zimmerman

 click here to purchase this book

Reviews To add your comments on this book Book and Video Review Form

All the reviews our members submitted for this book in the last year were lost in
The Great Domain Transfer Fiasco of 2000.
Please help us rebuild this important resource by sending a review of this book.
Click on the link above to find the review submission form.


Reviews

Karen Eury

Back to top

This book is not a beginners how-to book...at least when I was starting I was much more comfortable with a step-by-step row-by-row set of instructions and couldn't see the bigger picture. Once you've got the basics under your belt, however, this book has EZ's relaxed style and reassuring presence. She gives you 'general' directions for everything from socks to a shawl and afghan, then (for those of us who LIKE step by step directions) she gives concise steps. I actually found an older version of this book at a used book store. The new version (I couldn't keep from reading it at Borders, has all I mentioned PLUS an update from EZ. Not a 'first' book, but a cornerstone of my knitting library