Tag Archives: Patterns

Instructions Overwhelm Me: Crochet Patterns


One of my personal barriers in life is the ability to read and comprehend instructions. I share this information freely because I know I am not alone. I would describe myself as ‘monkey see, monkey do’, in my case, ‘Mike … Continue reading

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99 Cents For A Pattern Enrages A Crochet Crowd Fan


This may be a bit controversial as you may think I am being rude… but this is one of those comments where someone is outraged and I, in turn, are outraged at the person who is outraged! Say that 10 … Continue reading

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A Pep Talk with The Tennessee Stitch


Finding inspiration can sometimes come as a real drag.  At times, I find myself searching for something to spark my desire to crochet again.  It’s like when I am hungry and look at every single thing in my kitchen, yet … Continue reading

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Free Crochet Minion Patterns – 12 Patterns


Minions are hawt right now! We’ve received many requests to locate patterns for Minion themes. I have done some searching and below are my findings. Here’s the thing, due to copyright laws, I cannot show you a preview of the … Continue reading

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Here’s some pretty easy gift ideas for this holiday season. Check out the link and see what you think. They are promising the scarf is only 90 minutes to complete. Due to copyright laws, I cannot show you an advance … Continue reading

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I’m not a Lawyer… Just a Happy Hooker


Many viewers write me about cross comparing patterns to make a ruling if copyright is being violated. These requests come in the form of photographs, technique and pattern writing. This is a continuous request. I feel a canned response from … Continue reading

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To Frog or Not To Frog


Crochet Term – Frogging? A cute green puppet? A green reptile found in my son’s pocket? Is that a new hunting event for an evening meal of frog’s legs? I have been crocheting for over 40 years and have never … Continue reading

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