In with the new – issue 21 out now!

Take on a new crochet challenge with our latest issue. It’s packed with 28 sunny makes, including top designer Kat Goldin’s beautiful, vintage­style cardi in a golden mustard shade – fantastic. Learn how to make Solomon’s Knot stitches, give colourwork a go and make a gorgeous Tunisian crochet shopping bag.

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In the mood for something sweet? Hook a tasty doughnut pincushion, and let your pins form the sugary sprinkles. There’s a pair of adorable baby sandals to stitch, too, and you can makeover a little one’s room in a jiffy with our collection of oh­ so pretty patchwork pentagon makes.

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We’re making the most of the sunshine this month, turning our garden into a crafty paradise with colourful crochet cushions, plant hangers, tiles and more, all inspired by Morocco. Plus, there’s a length of playful ice cream bunting to hang outside and a delicate motif that’s just perfect for handmade table linen.

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Lucy from Attic 24 waxes lyrical about vibrant crochet mandalas as she gears up for this year’s Yarndale festival, we find out how a community came together to crochet their city, and we learn more about Sarah Hatton’s passion for crochet and her excitement for the Handmade Fair in September.

Plus, make sure you don’t miss our super­ cute amigurumi dinosaur duo, retro cushion project and free owl key ring kit. Get stitching.

  • Kirsty Cummins

    The quality of the yarn in the kit is dreadful and my blue has a knot it it 🙁
    There is also a contradiction as the magazine says to use the free yarn or DK but the free yarn is 4-ply.