Australian Locker Hooking: A Down Home Craft From Down Under

The original version of locker hooking invented in the UK required an expensive type of wool. The Australians found a more affordable way.

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(Fig. 3) For rugs or wall hangings that require finished borders, fold back two or three rows on the edge to make a selvage. You can clip out the corners with scissors rather than try to hook through four thicknesses of canvas. (Fig. 4) It's easiest to begin hooking in the third row from the edge.