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

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

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

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

The Bristol Crochet Crocodile

When we heard about a crochet exhibition just down the road from our office, we just had to go take a look! So we popped over during our lunch break to get a couple of snaps….get it, snaps! This amazing crochet crocodile is the brainchild of one of our favourite Bristolian creatives, Vicky Harrison. If you think Vicky’s… Continue reading

The British Craft Awards 2018 – Vote now!

Voting is now open for the British Craft Awards 2018, so now is the time to get involved and have your say on which designers and companies have really made your year! There are 30 categories, across 6 craft sectors, including Stitch, Craft, Knitting, Crochet, Quilting and Sewing, these prestigious awards celebrate the very best that the… Continue reading

How to glue your lacy decorations from issue 63

If you’ve been admiring the lacy decorations from issue 63, but are still a bit apprehensive about the PVA glue stiffening process – then worry not, we’re here to help! Our lovely Louise Barnes is here to talk you through this fun (and possibly messy) finishing touch in the video below. And don’t forget to… 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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Grab a bargain for a good cause with Wool in Bath

One of our favourite local yarn shops, Wool in Bath, has announced that they’re holding a yarn sale fundraiser – and some rather big names have already jumped on board to support them! Laura, who is the owner of Wool, wanted to support her friend Toyah, whose daughter Margot has been diagnosed with a mitochondrial… Continue reading

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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