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

Yarn Colour Palettes

I find yarn colour palettes a fun way to choose new yarn combinations for my projects. The world around us provides such inspiration and simply taking a moment to analyse a scene can offer complimentary hues. It is also a great way to capture a memory or feeling within your crochet works. You can use … Read more

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 Pattern Examples

Our crochet pattern competition provides an opportunity to see our crochet patterns made up.  I would like to thank everyone who has taken part in our pattern giveaway competition. There are 2 winners this month. CONGRATULATIONS Kath H. for her Snuggle Monster.​ Kath made this as a Xmas gift for her daughter, and to keep … Read more

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