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Monday, August 15, 2005

Crochet Instructions

Crochet Instructions: "But, says Paludan, the bottom line is that there is 'no convincing evidence as to how old the art of crochet might be or where it came from. It was impossible to find evidence of crochet in Europe before 1800. A great many sources state that crochet has been known as far back as the 1500s in Italy under the name of 'nun's work' or 'nun's lace,' where it was worked by nuns for church textiles,' she says."

The silk knit purse looks beautiful. I often find great stuff when I look at this site. Knitting and crocheting materials, resources and yarns are seemingly endless.