June 8, 2005 Russian patterns – translations are hilarious! Uncategorized 1 Comment Now I just have to stop laughing/scratching my head and try to make some of these…. Russian crochet patterns. For some reason it is called “binding by the hook” and not “crochet”. Share this:TweetMoreEmailWhatsAppLike this:Like Loading... Swakrta In love with sewing, weaving, crochet, and with bags and pouches and fabric. I love colour and pattern and texture. I love having my hands busy. Some day I hope my craft will become my day job.