Latch Hooking, everybody’s doing it!
Inspired by Superman the movie and “rug hooking fever” (common in 1979) I did attempt to do a rug of Superman’s shield when I was eight. Unfortunately, I had the patience of an eight-year-old boy.
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Yeah. latch hooking! As popular with rowdy, little boys, as those little plastic squares…with rods on their tops, that help you make strings into potholders! Hours of fun. 🙂
Trivia- the 1950s, + 1960s, [American-football player], Mr. Rosey Grier, likes the sewing hobby, called needlepoint. I really like Rosey.
(Rosey was famous in the 1970s, too).
I think rug hooking was illegal in my state.
I've had an old latch hooking of Papa Smurf since the early 1980's. I had a lot of patience with it. It took me 2 years to complete it.