Q&A with Hook ‘n’ Learn designer Lucy Croft

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Lucy Croft is the talented designer behind our Hook ‘n’ Learn crochet-along, as well as our previous Pick ‘n’ Mix CAL and many other popular Simply Crochet patterns. Lucy took the time from her busy schedule to answer these questions asked by members of our Hook ‘n’ Learn Facebook group! When designing a cal. Do you start with a… Continue reading

Are you taking part in our Hook ‘n’ Learn crochet–along?

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We’re at the halfway point in our Hook ‘n’ Learn crochet–along designed by Lucy Croft, and we’re loving how many of you have been getting involved! In the first half we’ve covered 6 fantastic stitches – block stitch, waffle stitch, shell stitch, spike stitch, cable stitch, and the most recent granny stripe stitch in issue 73… 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

Hook ‘n’ Learn Part 1 – Free Pattern

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We’re so thrilled by how many of you have joined us on our new Hook ‘n’ Learn crochet-along. But if you missed out on issue 68, or your subscription starts from issue 69, then fear not! We’ve decided to make the first part available for free for a limited time so you can all catch up… Continue reading

Join in with our new Hook ‘n’ Learn crochet-along!

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We are SO excited about the start of our very first Hook ’n’ Learn Crochet Along – the end result being a show-stopper of a blanket. Starting in issue 68 (out 22nd Feb 2018), Lucy Croft will take you through 12 beautiful stitches this year, with each issue dedicated to a different stitch. And don’t worry if… Continue reading

Pick ’n’ Mix crochet-along available from Ravelry

That’s right! This popular Simply Crochet Pick ’n’ Mix crochet-along blanket by designer Lucy Croft is now available to download from Ravelry for just £7.50. Originally launched in August 2016, and appearing in issues 49 to 61 of Simply Crochet, our very first CAL proved a hit with our subscribers around the world. If you missed… Continue reading