After exhausting my crochet stitch library, I looked to my good friend, Gooooooooogle for an unusual solid crochet stitch for my clutch im about to design, and ran accross these two articals by "Theresa Vinson Stenersen" on Knitty.com.
While most of us already know the value of a crochet hook....There may be some that don't. For those that dont, I present to you......
Why knitters need a (crochet) hook
Why knitters need a (crochet) hook, part II