Counteracting a throw-away society Considering the time and expense of making hand-knit socks, it is well worth the effort to repair them if you eventually wear through a hole. You say you don't know how to darn a sock? Let me help with these photos and b
Scrap Yarn Crochet: Free Yarn Cross Crochet Pattern, make a bit longer and could be a bookmark. (My Nanny, Margaret Lehr Werkheiser, made me one of these out of crochet thread. She added a tassel at the bottom of hers.
This one in Portuguese - my translation left something to be desired, but the pictures are fairly self explanatory. Direct link to pictorial ~ crochet petal edging. Beautiful, but wouldn't want to have to cover a vast area with this stitch.