I saw this freebie crochet pattern somewhere on the Internet. It was too good to pass by, so I stitched myself a minion for my phone. I used the cotton Sugar'n Cream cotton yarn from the craft store and a size 8 hook. Here's a picture:
Just before crocheting My Minion, I wanted to try the crocodile stitch, looked around the Internet for a pattern. I made it slightly larger and the straps slightly longer (it ended up looking like a market bag), and after all of my fun, I took this picture:
Crochet is as relaxing for me as beading - but Brazilian embroidery is as much fun, so that's what I'm working on now.