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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Rethread the hook and begin hooking in the next hole as if you'd never run out of yarn; but when you pull the new locker yarn through the hoops, leave a six-inch tail hanging on top of the canvas. This end, like the end of the old yarn, will be woven in later with the yarn needle.
MOTHER EARTH NEWS Staff