Free St. Patrick’s Day Gonk Outfit Pattern

FREE GONK LEPRECHAUN CROCHET PATTERN Please help me by using the share buttons below! I have created a new outfit for our resident Crochet Along doll; Santa Gonk! A Gonk’s Journey has returned! With St. Patrick’s Day only a month away, Adam Gonk is preparing for the celebrations. We have just finalised the measurements of his Leprechaun … Read more Free St. Patrick’s Day Gonk Outfit Pattern

Thanksgiving Crochet Gonk Outfits

THANKSGIVING CROCHET GONK OUTFITS! So, I’m sure you would have seen by now, Adam Gonk was called out via Facebook. There was a post made by an elementary school teacher, from the kids at her school, asking for Adam Gonk to star in their Thanksgiving play. This post kinda went a bit viral, it received … Read more Thanksgiving Crochet Gonk Outfits

Life Before The Internet – A Fun Review

‘Put your name and address on a self addressed envelope, and send it in!’ ‘Just send us a stamped, self addressed envelope…’ Before the internet, television presenters were obsessed with the ‘self addressed envelope’. This was before they could count telephone calls, and before the internet. When television was the great communications innovation. I can … Read more Life Before The Internet – A Fun Review

New Crochet Gonk Outfits – The Heroes

NEW CROCHET GONK OUTFITS – HEROES! In 1992, the NIMEGU company released, what would become their flag-ship franchise game, GONK HEROES (Full title, GONK HEROES: Working together to keep the world safe). Designed for their 16-bit Superior Nimegu Fun Console (abbreviated to SNFC), GONK HEROES was the highest selling home console video game that year. … Read more New Crochet Gonk Outfits – The Heroes

Crochet Blogging at Hooked On Patterns

A new website, designed to look like the old website. We have made significant change, which required a substantial effort, all to make it feel like nothing has changed. Welcome to the future. CROCHET BLOGGING AT HOOKED ON PATTERNS  Creating a new website is not the sort of topic that garners organic crochet blogging. Nobody … Read more Crochet Blogging at Hooked On Patterns

I Love Chocolate

I LOVE CHOCOLATE I can look at it. Pictures of it. I can scroll through social media, liking photo after photo of it. I like chocolate with hazelnut inside. Whomever first put those ingredients together was a genius. I’m guessing that they were melting the chocolate down, to make condensed chocolate cubes for faster consumption, … Read more I Love Chocolate

The History of Crochet: An Alternative View

The History of Crochet - An Alternative View Post

The history of crochet… According to Adam Gonk Before the dawn of humanity, when the world was young, a Gonk wandered alone upon the dust. From the future, and from an alien world, he had no way to ‘fit in’. He also had not another soul to ‘fit in’ with. And so he spent many … Read more The History of Crochet: An Alternative View