Seriously once you master it, you'll never want to do it any other way. Also there are lots of photos and a video to help you learn. Foundation single crochet, this is an excellent tutorial for this fabulous method for your first two rows, keeps them from getting too tight, and it's very easy.
almost flipflop season (or always flipflop season when you live in AZ)! I hate it when the flipflops rub though. here is a quick and easy solution to that. This website also adds a crochet flower, but you could thread beads or something else pretty. Simple inexpensive way to brighten up a cheap pair of flipflops..... nice idea for stocking fillers or little girl birthday party gifts.