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

Hook to hook designer challenge issue 67

In Simply Crochet issue 67 you’ll find our new Hook to Hook designer challenge, and this issue it features designs by Nicole Riley and Liliana Buce. Nicole is the designer and blogger behind nickishomemadecrafts.com. Nicole told us, “when I first saw the colours of this yarn, the red reminded me of hearts and the yellow… Continue reading

The Beginner’s Guide To Knitting & Crochet! – on sale now!

The Beginners guide to knitting and crochet

Whether you’ve never picked up a set of needles or a crochet hook before, or you learned to knit or crochet long ago but haven’t tried since, The Beginner’s Guide To Knitting & Crochet will help you to discover (or rediscover!) the basics of these wonderfully versatile crafts. Knitting and crochet are fantastic ways to… Continue reading

Don’t miss the Gudrun Sjödén Sale – Sponsored Post

Gudrun Sjoden sale

Gudrun’s chock-a-block winter sale is now on, with a colourful mix of materials, colour palettes and favourites from the whole year! Take your pick of the softest mohair wool, fabulous eco-cotton and festive silk to glam up your wardrobe. Stop by their vibrant web store for bargains by the armful! They also regularly update their deal of the… Continue reading

Corrections for Simply Crochet Issue 66

scandi jumper

We have corrections for the following patterns.   Ski Sunday Scandi Jumper, p.24-27 The icon at the top of the page is incorrect, the Drops Air yarn used is actually Aran weight The Yarn quantities on the sizing table are incorrect and should be. Yarn A – 7 balls (8 balls for size 16-18 and 9… Continue reading

Simply Crochet issue 66 – new issue on sale now

Simply Crochet issue 66

This issue we’re taking to the slopes with some beautiful accessories you’ll want to snuggle up in, ski bunny or not. If outdoors is your style, you’ll find everything from a chic hooded jumper to the perfect pair of mitts. For those of us who are more comfortable getting cosy by the fireside, we can’t… Continue reading

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

Hook to hook designer challenge issue 66

In Simply Crochet issue 66 you’ll find our new Hook to Hook designer challenge, and this issue it features designs by Melissa Masterson and Veronika Cromwell. “In our busy world, the simple act of hanging out washing on a sunny morning”, Melissa told us, “smelling the fresh air and feeling the breeze, makes a chore a… 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

Love Crochet issue 56 on sale now!

Love Crochet issue 55

January doesn’t need to be about post-Christmas blues! We love the prospect of a fresh year and new beginnings – nothing beats looking forward rather than back… And if your New Year resolution is to get more confident with your crochet, or even take up the craft from scratch, Love Crochet has the perfect projects for you… Continue reading

Mollie Makes Crochet on sale now!

Mollie Makes Crochet

The second Mollie Makes Crochet collection is out now! Whether you’re a seasoned pro or are new to hooks and yarn, you’ll find lots to inspire you inside. Start off with quick makes, then warm up – quite literally – with cosy blankets and hats. Yarn crafts aren’t just for winter, though – you’ll find… Continue reading

Win Caron Simply Soft Yarn

win caron simply soft yarn competition

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