Interesting set-up for socks. You do the top of the foot first, then a short row toe, and finally you work the bottom of the sock in stockinette picking up stitches along the edges. Free pattern on ravelry
Reminiscent of the cobalt blue and white porcelain, the Vintage Chinese Fan Afghan will bring an old fashioned feeling into your home. Fan shaped crochet motifs are connected to create a layered fan effect that is pleasing to the eye.