TITLE

Take a pliabel strand and loop it; loop it again and again

AUTHOR(S)
Malarcher, Patricia
PUB. DATE
July 2009
SOURCE
Surface Design Journal;Summer2009, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the difference between knitting and crocheting. It is believed that knitting was discovered in the 11th century common era, while crocheting was in the 18th century when embroidery was introduced. It was found that crocheting was associated with the creation of adornment which represents an individual's wealth and status in the society. The author stresses that several artists are already adopting knitting and crocheting in their development of artworks.
ACCESSION #
43516329

 

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