Visual Thesaurus Word of the Day
Sunday, February 8th macramé Way Back When Word of the Day:
You weren't around in the 1970s? Oh well, it's never too late to celebrate an old craze. This one -- an object made of knotted cords, or the art of doing this -- first appeared in English in the 19th century, but got a big boost 100 years later. Immediate origins are French or Italian, but the ultimate ancestor is Arabic.