You are permitted to sell or give away as many of the completed projects made from our patterns as you like. But please extend the courtesy and provide our business name and address to those who are interested in obtaining the pattern for themselves.
Our patterns are copyrighted and protected under federal copyright laws. Any reproduction in part or whole without the author’s express written permission is against the law and could result in litigation and heavy fines.
Please honor copyright laws and do not distribute or share our patterns, purchased or free, to others in any forum, list, discussion group, photo album, or message board. You are welcome to make copies of our patterns for personal use only. Reprinting or duplicating the instructions or photographs by any means, including copy machine, computer scanning, digital photography, e-mail, personal website, and fax, is illegal. Failure to abide by federal copyright laws may result in litigation and fines. By simply posting “for educational purposes only” will not waive your responsibility in honoring copyright.
Visit this site for in depth ideas on copyright and how it hurts everyone: Stop! Copyright Theft Hurts!
Do not plagiarize, we put in long hours designing and writing our patterns. Please respect our time and work. Don’t copy (or copy and paste) any of our patterns, make a few changes to it and call it your own design.
Pattern sharing is expressly forbidden. Do not submit any of our patterns or photographs thereof to any publication. Do not post our patterns or photographs to any website, email list, club, photo album, or private email without permission from Crochet Memories.
“Crochet Memories” is protected under federal trademark laws. Those who use the Crochet Memories name in other forums or lists are not part of the original Crochet Memories business or site. Violaters will be served a cease and desist letter.