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

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In Simply Crochet issue 68 you’ll find our new Hook to Hook designer challenge, and this issue it features designs by Sharna Moore and Louise Smith. Designer Sharna blogs at sweetsharna.simplesite.com and shares her designs on her Instagram @sweet_sharna. “The inspiration behind this wreath pattern came from a beautiful oral egg-shaped gift box with a… Continue reading

Win West Yorkshire Spinners Sock Yarn

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We’re putting our best foot forward this month, and that foot is nice and cosy thanks to this month’s free gifts! With issue 67 (both print and digital) you also get our Super Socks booklet which is sponsored by West Yorkshire Spinners. It features three different crochet sock patterns by star-designer Rohn Strong, as well as… Continue reading

Win 45 balls of Scheepjes yarn!

Issue 67 Scheepjes collection

Don’t miss our Midnight Garden design collection in issue 67, with six stunning decor designs to brighten up your home. Mandalas and applique flowers stitched in the prettiest sparkly palette against a deep dark blue help give a relaxed and stylish feel to these home accessories, and the designs really give you the chance to… Continue reading

Win Lion Brand Jeans Yarn

Christmas is just around the corner, so we thought we’d squeeze in one last competition before we leave the office for the holidays. We’ve teamed up with Lion Brand yarn who have kindly provided some of their Jeans® Yarn. It’s a fantastically soft yarn which is full of character, it’s 100% pure acrylic so much like a great… Continue reading

Win Caron Simply Soft Yarn

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In issue 65 we’re combining crafts and working cross stitch into our crochet makes. Our on-trend cross stitch home makes are easy, chic and oh-so effective. There’s plant pot covers, an illusion blanket, criss-cross cushion, doorstop block, tree berries and a bolster cushion, all made in lovely Caron Simply Soft in minimalist black, white and red… Continue reading

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

In Simply Crochet issue 65 you’ll find our new Hook to Hook designer challenge, and this issue it features designs by Megan Hocking and Kate Alinari.   “When I first saw this yarn I immediately thought how beautiful it was, Megan told us, “I wanted to make my shawl just as lovely, using pretty stitch… 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

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

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

Win King Cole Giza Yarn with issue 63

In issue 63 our main collection is all about delicate lacy decorations, all made in icy shades perfect for the winter season. Plus you can try your hand at using PVA to make your crochet bowls and baubles solid! All the Lacy idea designs are made in beautiful white and glacier shades using King Cole Giza yarn, a… Continue reading