Way back in 1948 a neighbor taught me to do a chain. She says, " You learn how to gage your stitches and I'll teach you some more." I was 8 years of age at that time. O.K. I stitched and stitched. Then one morning, my mom told me, " Mrs. Phillips has moved!" My world crashed. Even though my dad and I used crochet thread for kite string, I didn't give up my stitches. Bet I crocheted a chain long enough to go around the world 20 times or more! ... Read Full Bio »

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