“Pass by the synthetic yarn department, then, with your nose in the air. Should a clerk come out with the remark that All Young Mothers In This Day and Age (why can't they save their breath and say "now"?) insist on a yarn which can be machine-washed and machine-dried, come back at her with the reply that one day, you suppose, they will develop a baby that can be machine-washed and -dried. ”


Elizabeth Zimmermann, Elizabeth Zimmermann's Knitter's Almanac
Read more quotes from Elizabeth Zimmermann


Share this quote:
Share on Twitter

Friends Who Liked This Quote


To see what your friends thought of this quote, please sign up!


This Quote Is From

Elizabeth Zimmermann's Knitter's Almanac Elizabeth Zimmermann's Knitter's Almanac by Elizabeth Zimmermann
2,317 ratings, average rating, 136 reviews
Open Preview

Browse By Tag