Crochet Quote: Mesmerized

Today’s crochet quote is by Rhoda Robertson who expresses her true passion for crochet in the introduction to her book Romantic Crochet: 30 Beautiful Projects for Your Home.

“Ever since I was around fifteen years old and sat spellbound as my aunt was teaching me how to crochet, I have been fascinated by the diversity of patterns and textures which can be created with a few simple stitches. Since then, I am seldom without my hooks and yarns and I find it difficult to resist the temptation to pick up my hook work just another few rows.”

Since it’s a day to celebrate the love of things, let’s talk about why we love our craft. Finish the sentence in the comments below, “I love crochet because …”

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  1. I love crochet because – its faster than knitting

    – keeps my hands busy

    – allows me to create some amazing things

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