Little Monster Free Pattern

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Halloween is nearly upon us, and we’ve been having some strange goings on here in the Simply Crochet office! You may have seen our Little Monster Kit by Erinna Lee that is included with the print edition of issue 76 (US subscribers will have had it with issue 75). Well, it appears that this little monster… Continue reading

Remember the poppy- Free Poppy Pattern

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This year marks the 100th year since the end of the First World War in 1918. On and around November 11th, wearing a poppy is a sign of remembrance and thanks, to honour those who have died in war. Simply Crochet’s Lucy Croft has designed an extra-special poppy brooch to give as a gift or wear… Continue reading

In for a treat – Free Pumpkin Basket Crochet Pattern

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In issue 76 of Simply Crochet we promise a free pattern for this fab and fun pumpkin (or Jack O Lantern, if you prefer) treat bowl. You can head round the neighbourhood filling this easy-to-hook holder with lollies and chocs on October 31st. And as it’s made with sturdy Bobinny cord, it’ll last for years. Designed… Continue reading

Top 10 Free Halloween Patterns

Top 10 Free Halloween Patterns

What are your plans this Halloween? We’re already excited about what costumes we’ll be wearing, how to best decorate our home and what sweet treats we’ll be giving as gifts! So to help you with some project ideas we’ve compiled this spooktacular list of our top 10 favourite FREE crochet patterns! Witch one will you… Continue reading

Granny Square Day 2018 – Free Pattern

Free Granny Square Pattern

Hooray, today is Granny Square Day 2018! Head on over to our Instagram to find out more about this online celebration and join in the fun! To celebrate this special crochet day, what could be better than a free granny square pattern. We had a dig around the archives and found this beautiful square from back… Continue reading

Top 10 free patterns for Festival Season

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This year’s scorcher of a summer has inspired us to create a round up of our favourite and FREE, festival themed crochet patterns! Many of these items would also be perfect for any holidays you may have planned, and double up as unique gifts for friends and family too! 1. Embellished sandal pattern This is… Continue reading

Top 10 free patterns for Father’s Day

Free Fathers day patterns for crochet

It’s Father’s day this Sunday, and we think that sometimes, a store-bought gift doesn’t have as much heart as homemade. So why not try out one of these top 10 free crocheted gift ideas this year for the Dad in your life and give him something to keep and cherish.   Tie We’ve got this… Continue reading

Free Pattern – Rainbow Flag Pencil Topper

Free Pattern Rainbow Flag Pencil Topper

We love rainbows, and if they’re crocheted ones then we love them just that little bit more! We’re joining in with the rainbow action with this cute free pattern to celebrate June, the official month of Pride. Whether you’re proudly flying your flag on parade or just want to brighten up your stationery, this little… Continue reading

Free Pattern – Tennis Sweatbands

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In issue 71 we’re hitting the tennis courts in style with our sporty crochet accessories. You’ll definitely be smashing aces and bringing your A-game with our raglan tee, sporty socks, water bottle cover, sun visor, lanyard and tennis racquet cover. Plus, we’ve got a fantastic competition where you can win all of the Sirdar Cotton 4ply to make all six… Continue reading

Hook ‘n’ Learn now on Ravelry

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We’ve been blown away by how many of you have been getting involved with our Hook ‘n’ Learn crochet-along by Lucy Croft. Issue 70 features part 3,  which is a real beauty – this stunning shell stitch! But if you missed out on the first two parts, don’t worry, it’s not too late to catch up!… Continue reading