This past week I have been working on learning how to follow a crochet pattern. This pattern is marked as "Easy+" (whatever the + means), but I didn't really find it all that easy. It took me a long time to figure it out. I almost gave up and tried to figure it out on my own, without the pattern, but I have to learn how to read these stinking things if I'm ever going to advance in my crochet skills.
I also bound a few books, here are my favourites:
Here are my favourites from Renee's shop: