For me, I yearn to learn, again, how to knit. I did teach myself to knit around the time I learned to crochet but I didn't have the strength of heart to do both, so I abandoned knitting.
Why do I like to crochet? I know to those who don't knit, crochet, cross stitch, embroidery, or do any other handcrafting activities, it's perplexing. I love crocheting and cross stitching, very calming.
This tablecloth was crocheted sometime in 1995-96 and it’s my biggest project (yet?). The pattern for the tablecloth was taken from my dear friend’s book and the yarns were bought, 2 at a time, in Macy’s at Petaling Street, Kuala Lumpur.
Crochet is a process of creating fabric from yarn using a crochet hook. Crocheting, like knitting, involves pulling loops of yarn through other loops.
Before I took up cross stitching as a hobby, I loved to crotchet. I finished a few doilies, table mats & afghans but it costs a lot to buy the yarn and over time, I stopped because it took such a long time for me to …