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

In Simply Crochet issue 59 you’ll find our new Hook to Hook designer challenge, and this issue it features designs by Kate Eastwood and Tanya Eberhardt. They were both given five shades of Noro Silk Garden Solo yarn and challenged to design us some wall art. Just Pootling blogger Kate is an English designer with… Continue reading

Win King Cole Giza yarn

In issue 59 you’ll find the seventh 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,… Continue reading

Competition: Win a Wool And The Gang Kit

Wool And The Gang have just released their new Tina Tape Yarn as well as a new collection of DIY kits for both knitters and crocheters. The new styles reflect the latest trends and silhouettes for the season. The full collection can be seen here, and as well as the ‘Summer Love’ bag pictured above… Continue reading

Competition: Win Stylecraft Special Yarn Packs

The huge palette of Stylecraft Special DK just got even bigger with the addition of three new summery hues. Sorbet shades Mushroom, Buttermilk and Vintage Peach join the 82 – yes, 82! – other colours available. The Vintage Peach shade was suggested by top blogger Lucy at Attic24 and she collaborated with Stylecraft to get… Continue reading

Competition: Win ‘The Shawl Project’ Book

For shawl lovers, The Shawl Project: Book Three is a must. The book features five beautiful patterns by tip-top designers Kat Goldin and Joanne Scrace, as well as notes on shawl designing, gorgeous photography, and tricks and tips to help get your crochet looking perfect. COMPETITION TIME! Kat and Joanne have kindly given us two… Continue reading

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

In Simply Crochet issue 58 you’ll find our new Hook to Hook designer challenge, and this issue it features designs by Erinna Lee and Jennifer Santos. They were both given six shades of Designer Yarns Choice Fruity DK yarn and challenged to design us some super-cute amigurumi. Aussie designer Erinna Lee has a dreamy pastel… Continue reading

Competition: win a Scheepjes Whirl yarn cake

Yarn cakes are so on trend at the moment, and the Whirl range from Scheepjes is no exception! These variegated yarns are a whopping 1000 metres in length, so perfect for those larger projects which you want to have a funky colour change. We’re giving one ball to three separate winners – you could get… Continue reading

Erika Knight Yarn Competition

Our ‘french grey’ collection in issue 57 features five stylish crochet patterns for your home, including our chic cafetiére cover and oh-so fancy napkin edgings. All the patterns feature bobble stitches used in various different ways, like the diamond cushion duo by Hannah Cross which uses negative space to create a stunning effect. COMPETITION TIME… Continue reading

Competition: win an outfit from Gudrun Sjödén, worth £200!

Gudrun Sjoden May collection

Gudrun Sjödén’s new May collection is on sale today, inspired by the blossoming colours of spring, and to celebrate you have the chance to win an outfit worth £200! Simply take part in our colourful prize draw. Luscious pastels or Mediterranean summer… This Gudrun Sjödén collection began with a happy watercolour that took on a life of its own and… Continue reading

Win the Scheepjes Hygge CAL kit by Kirsten Ballering

Hygge CAL Scheepjes crochet kit

Find out about the Hygge CAL kit from Scheepjes, designed by Kirsten Ballering – and you have the chance to win the ‘Girls night in’ kit! Can you tell us more about the Scandinavian inspiration behind your beautiful Hygge shawl for this year’s Scheepjes CAL? Yes! I’ve spent 6 months in Stockholm, Sweden while studying…. Continue reading