Top 10 FREE Easter Crochet Patterns

Happy Easter everyone! We know you’ll probably be busy eating chocolate and watching films, but if you fancy a bit of quick and cute Easter crochet too then you’re in the right place! We’ve summarised our top 10 most egg-cellent, totally FREE crochet patterns that you can hook up and make today! 1 The first of our EXCLUSIVE Simply Crochet patterns this… Continue reading

FREE Easter Bunny Egg Cosy Crochet Pattern

Free pattern Sara Huntington rabbit cosies

Top and tail your morning eggs with a cute of bunny rabbit egg cosy, designed by Sara Huntington. Click here for the FREE pattern!  You will need Phildar Phil Coton 4 (100% cotton, 50g/85m), 1 ball each of Yarn A Pistache (43), Oiellet (34) or Turquoise (41); Yarn B Mercure (08) A 2.5mm (US B/1… Continue reading

FREE Easter Bunny Bunting Crochet Pattern

Free pattern bunny bunting Easter project

Festoon your walls for the Easter season with bright bunting by Louise Smith. Click here for the FREE pattern!  You will need DMC Natura Just Cotton (100% cotton, 50g/155m), 1 ball of each: Ivory (N02), Ombre (N39), Pistache (N13), Rose Soraya (N32), Safran (N47), Tournesol (N16), Turquoise (N49) A 3mm (US C/2 or D/3) hook A… Continue reading

Top 10 crochet storage ideas with FREE patterns

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There’s been a lot of talk lately about tidiness and minimalism in the home, and whilst we’re feeling the need to reduce clutter, we are confident it won’t be easy to part with much of our craft stash! So we’ve come up with this list of savvy storage related patterns that will help you get… Continue reading

10 last-minute Christmas stocking filler ideas

Etsy stocking filler ideas from independent makers - Simply Crochet

We love nothing more than giving and receiving handmade gifts at Christmas, so if you’re running out of time to crochet a gift, or you’re looking for the perfect idea for the crochet addict in your life, look no further! We’ve found our favourite stocking filler gifts from some fab independent Etsy makers, so you don’t have to! 1…. Continue reading

Top 10 Free Christmas Patterns

Free christmas patterns

♫ It’s the most hookable time of the year ♫! And, to save you a bit of time, we’ve rounded up our top 10 favourite FREE Christmas themed crochet patterns from around the globe, as well as two exclusive Simply Crochet patterns that you won’t find elsewhere! This post has got you covered for some quick and… Continue reading

FREE Christmas tree decoration – a Simply Crochet exclusive!

Free crochet Christmas decoration of a snowman

This festive decoration is an easy-to-make project suitable for gift tags (without stuffing!), bunting (just add string!) or a lovely tree decoration as is! Featuring a cute little snowman in crimson red and mossy green, with pretty scalloped edges and black buttons and eyes, we’re sure you’ll enjoy this one. Designed by Marianne Rawlins. Get the… Continue reading

Take a crochet holiday with us!

How do you fancy a holiday that’s dedicated to crochet? We’ve teamed up with Arena Travel to offer amazing trips with top crochet tutors and workshops, plus a chance to experience the yarn traditions around the world. If you like the sound of a crochet holiday, check out the trip ‘Knit & Crochet in the… Continue reading

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New crochet patterns and yarn from Rowan at the Knitting & Stitching show *sponsored post*

Hutton wrap crochet

Make sure you check out stand TGD11 at the Knitting & Stitching Show in Alexandra Palace this week, where Rowan and its partner retailer Lady Sew and Sew will be displaying the stunning autumn/winter collections. You can see collections and both stories from Rowan Knitting & Crochet Magazine 62; ‘Kinship’ and ‘Dawn till Dusk’. Kinship is a… Continue reading

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Visit the Knitting & Stitching Show at Alexandra Palace and save £2.50 on tickets

The Knitting & Stitching Show returns to Alexandra Palace on 11th – 15th October 2017, with shopping, workshops and inspiration around every corner. And we have a discount code to save £2.50 on adult tickets*. There’s also drop-in crochet and knitting sessions with UK Hand Knitting’s team of experts. If it’s time to top up your… Continue reading