July 20, 2012 at 8:34 pm

History Of Crochet

The largest resource on the web for vintage crochet patterns from the 20th century. Free knit and crochet patterns; member subscription to private archives. There are 3 theories as to where crochet originated, but there is no solid evidence of any theories as to when or where it began. Although no one is certain where crochet got it’s start,there are clues in archeological findings and historical references. Little is known of crochets early history. It seems likely that the earliest crochet was made using fingers, rather than the hooks used today. Conferences 2012 Chain Link Conferences: June 29-July 1, 2012 Manchester, NH September 14-16, 2012 Reno, NV. Chapter Challenge.

History Of Crochet

  • It’s somewhat clear that in the history of crochet, as we know it today began to be seen during the mid 1700s.
  • This was the time when tambour embroidery reached Europe.
  • Men were also the first to knit for an occupation.
  • I'm always interested in how crafts develop.
  • Crochet History, Crochet links, Bead links, and other crochet links.
  • Lavish crochet emerged alongside other forms of elaborate needlework in the nineteenth century.

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