New Books from Crochet Kitten
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This book combines the art of crochet with the art of belly dancing with 10 wearable crochet patterns, plus one amigurumi feline belly dancer pattern. There is something for everyone, including patterns for children and adult sizes up to 5X. The patterns range from beginner to advanced, so you can gain in skill as a crocheter as you gain in skill as a belly dancer!
Traveling Kitten bids farewell to his brother Osiris and sister Selena as he goes off to see the world. His first destination is yet unknown, but he promises to write and tell of his adventures. This book collects his correspondence and includes the crochet patterns for both Traveling Kitten and Traveling Pup.
The notion of “women’s work” doesn’t seem to garner much respect these days, but once upon a time what we now call think of as “women’s work” were the typical jobs that were available to women to be able to contribute to the livelihood of their families. Is this a notion that should be demonized then, or should we rethink the concept of “women’s work” as tool that has through the ages empowered women to secure an income for themselves?