How NOT to Crochet

Chesin: to be a matchmaker or broker (lit. pull thread) Instead of Cupid, the Chinese have Yuht Louh ("the old man in the moon") acting as a matchmaker. The old man carries around a book and a bag with him wherever he travels. The book records the names of the destined couples. The bag contains red threads, which he uses to tie together the feet of the boy and girl who are to marry.  Happy Crochet Week! Yes, National Crochet Week occurs March 16-22.Recently, I tried my hand at crocheting. I … [Read more...]