Check out our fantastic new UK subscription offer!

This month we teamed up with Kerry Lord from TOFT to bring you our fantastic 2018 calendar, but that’s not all! We’ve also joined forces with TOFT to bring you an amazing offer for new UK subscribers too. If you subscribe between now and the 2nd January, you’ll receive the brand-new book Edward’s Crochet Doll Emporium, plus seven… Continue reading

Corrections in Simply Crochet issue 64

We have a correction for the following pattern Amigurumi Santa p.38. On the LEG (MAKE 2) section, there is no round 15. This is a mistake with the numbering and the pattern remains unaffected. On the BELT section, it should say ‘Using Yarn B’ rather than Yarn C.   Supernova Granny Blanket p.69. On the JOINING… Continue reading

Gudrun Christmas Collection

For their Christmas collection, Gudrun Sjödén travelled to the snowy mountains of arctic Norway to shoot a vibrant collection that promises to warm up the coldest months of the year. A collection teeming with folkloric designs, cosy wool and blossoming natural materials. The ‘Sally’ Jacket is an embroidered winter fairy tale fusing traditional Scandi florals with Indian… Continue reading

Win an Edward’s Crochet Doll Emporium bundle

Crochet your own unique dolls with Edward’s Crochet Doll Emporium. The new flip-book from bestselling author Kerry Lord of TOFT is packed with mix-and-match doll patterns, plus a range of outfits to personalise the dolls. Turn your dolls into ballerinas, astronauts, cowboys, mermaids and wizards, or go for a classic stripy top and beanie look…. Continue reading

Tell a friend about Simply Crochet and earn Amazon Vouchers!

We’ve all got that friend that says they wish they could crochet too. Well, now you can get them involved and earn a little treat for yourself. With our new Tell A Friend offer, not only can they save 40% if they subscribe, but we’ll also send you both a £5 Amazon voucher to say thank… Continue reading

Win Debbie Bliss yarn with issue 64

In issue 64 we’ve got a real treat for you! We’ve teamed up with some top designers to bring you some gorgeous gift patterns, ready for you to hook up in time for Christmas. Nicki Trench, Jane Crowfoot, Sue Pinner, Kat Goldin, Alessandra Hayden and Deidre Uys have designed us some perfect patterns in lovely… Continue reading

Simply Crochet issue 64 – new issue on sale now!

Don’t panic! There’s still time to get your hook on if you’re into making gifts for Christmas. In this month’s issue we have gorgeous gifts in alpaca from top designers, seasonal makes for your home, luxurious accessories, Santa amigurumi, and sparkly sequins. Looking ahead, we’re really excited about the British Craft Awards 2018, and you can… Continue reading

Crochet designer challenge: vote for your favourite crochet pattern in our new Hook to Hook competition

In Simply Crochet issue 64 you’ll find our new Hook to Hook designer challenge, and this issue it features designs by Claire Guy and Tuula Kyrölä. They were both given two shades of Designer Yarns Choice Basics DK and challenged to design us a Christmas teapot cosy. “I was really excited to take part in… Continue reading

Katie Jones and the Great Make Escape

Knitwear Designer Katie Jones has certainly been making waves in the crochet world this year. Her self-named brand has been stocked in luxury stores worldwide and featured on the pages of global fashion and craft publications (not to mention her fantastic window display in Selfridges). Katie has now launched The Great Make Escape, a residential weekend retreat… Continue reading

Win King Cole Giza yarn

In issue 64 you’ll find the eleventh of our mandala crochet patterns by Lucy Croft, based on the designs in our 2017 calendar. Each mandala is hooked in King Cole Giza yarn, a mercerised cotton 4ply that’s available in 20 fabulous colours. And we’re giving away six balls of Giza yarn to one lucky reader, for… Continue reading