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crochet

1. Architect another name for crocket
2. Zoology a hooklike structure of insect larvae that aids locomotion
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Sergeant Clark Gardner said: "I think some have found crocheting relaxing and therapeutic.
The installation uses the idea of crocheting as a constantly changing framework that can be used to look into the increasing interest in artefacts in contemporary practices.
What makes the Women's Outreach Center so unusual is that the sisters and volunteers use arts and crafts, especially crocheting, as a way of building community and self-esteem among women struggling to transition from shelters to permanent homes.
New York, June 7 (ANI): More than 400 baseball fans set a new Guinness World Record last Saturday for most people crocheting in the same place for 15 minutes at the Citi Field stadium.
Whitaker has been crocheting for 30 years, ever since his daughter, Julia Russell of Springfield, taught him this skill upon his retirement as a machine operator from L.
Francis, who's been busily crocheting her way through life since the age of ten, decided to beam her brand of tropicalism out to the universe after her friend Buju Banton suggested she make her own line.
The craze isn't just for crafty wives: Artsy hobbies have been taken up by creative hubbies -- though many prefer to do their knitting and crocheting in front of the TV and in between first downs.
Instead of simply throwing away her plastic bags after unpacking the shopping, the mother-of-three has decided to use her long-standing hobby of crocheting to turn them into something useful.
As the disease progressed, Mammy still enjoyed crocheting for a while, the needle and thread moving through her fingers just the way it always had.
In recent years, mathematicians such as Osinga have started knitting and crocheting concrete physical models of hard-to-visualize mathematical objects.
So, for the past 70 years, crocheting has been my favorite pastime.
Crocheting (from the French for 'hook') is basically a variation of knitting