...only we hadn't got far when a little granny approached and started to show us the basics of double crochet! Sweet of her as it was, neither of us had a clue what she was doing! So she went on her merry way with thanks from us, all the more confused!
We decided to start with a double crochet dishcloth and happily hooked our way through our cakes and wool. I think this effort does show the need for counting stitches but the rows look quite good: