More to explore:
Irish Crochet in Russian?
In Russian, but has pattern and diagrams
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Lamb - Free Amigurumi Russian Pattern here: kumutushka.blogsp...
Alternative Squares - from Knitting for Beginners (Russian)
Russian crochet sweaters
Nice patterns! It's a Russian site but with the pictures I can figure it out.
Russian patterns (with charts)
this pattern is in russian but with google translate it's easily figured out @Sharon Main
Russian Flower Scarf crochet pattern - if you've never crocheted something using only a stitch diagram, what a great pattern to start with.