Crochet Hooked Clothes, Nantong
One of the traditional handcraft products in Nantong, it is honored with “Oriental Curiosa”. The crochet hooking technology is evolved from the hooking of trammel net by women in the coastal areas in the ancient days and is employed in the simple daily necessities like child socks, hair covers, and smoking sacks and alike. Now the combination of hooking, embroidery, besetting and patchery makes it possible for characters, landscape, flowers, feather and all kinds of textures and so on to be hooked. The flower forms of hooked clothes are comely and of strong dimension. It is endowed with both sobriety and elegance of traditional technology and the pageantry and elegance of modern arts.
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