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11 Willard Street
North Grafton MA 01536

5088393500

The Willard House & Clock Museum is a historic place with festive roots, right in the heart of Massachusetts. Come visit us for a guided tour of our museum.

Simple Crochet Demonstration

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Simple Crochet Demonstration

  • Willard House and Clock Museum 11 Willard Street North Grafton, MA, 01536 United States (map)

No one is quite sure when and where crochet got its start. The word comes from croc, or croche, the Middle French word for hook. Crochet began turning up in Europe in the early 1800s and was given a tremendous boost by Mlle. Riego de la Branchardiere, who was best known for her ability to take old-style needle and bobbin lace designs and turn them into crochet patterns that could easily be duplicated.

Earlier Event: April 8
Happy Birthday Simon!
Later Event: May 13
Paper Pots and Flowers for Mom!!