Jil EatonABOUT MINNOWKNITS

  • Patterns and books designed by internationally renowned Jil Eaton
  • Patterns for babies, toddlers, children and adults
  • Trademark QuickKnit patterns for larger gauge and easy knitting
  • Patterns are generic, with yardage in both English & metric
  • Unique and generous silhouette, with chic and charming design details
  • Best natural fiber yarns for joy in knitting and easy care
  • Distributed in the US and Canada in fine yarn shops and bookstores

ABOUT JIL EATON

  • Designs two MinnowKnits pattern separates collections annually using her eponymous MinnowMerino and CottonTail yarns
  • Writes “Ask Jil” in VOGUE KNITTING’S Knit Simple magazine, answering knitter’s questions from all over the country
  • Published her tenth book, Jil Eaton’s Knitting School: The Complete Guide to Becoming a Confident Knitter, a fully illustrated learn to knit compendium with 20 charming patterns for children and adults
  • Writes Talk Knits with Jil Eaton blog
  • Educated at Skidmore College, Colby College, and the Harvard Graduate School of Design
  • Owned Small Pond Studios, an award-winning graphic design studio for 15 years with clients such as The Boys Choir of Harlem, The Brooklyn Academy of Music, The Children’s Museum of Manhattan and Atlantic Records