What is the origin of latch hooking?

Answer Latch hooking rugs is a modern adaptation of American Primitive rug hooking that had been employed since the mid-1800's. Modern latch hooking caught on in the 1970's and 1980's with the advent of a... Read More »

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Where did latch hooking come from?

Latch hooking developed from the practice of rug hooking, which was popular in the early 19th century. At that time, New Englanders wove scrap material, like old clothing and wool blankets, through... Read More »

How did latch hooking start?

Latch hooking, a type of rug hooking that produces a shag-style rug, gets its name from the specialized hook that it employs. This simple craft is described as "painting by numbers using wool" by e... Read More »

What to use for hooking up two antennas together?

We could get into "stacking" antennas, and there is a lot there that can be done to really improve your signal reception, but let's stick directly with you question.An antenna splitter is what you ... Read More »

How to Learn Rug Hooking?

Rug hooking is a craft form that involves pulling fabric or yarn through a piece of mesh backing with a hook to create a plush rug. Many craft supply companies sell rug hooking kits that come with ... Read More »