Inside Simply Crochet Issue 3: comic mobile

These guys have gotten loose on the blog to come and say hi before Issue 3 hits UK newsstands tomorrow. Meet the stars of our planet mobile… These patterns plus six more loveable planets can be found inside Issue 3 which will be available to download and buy from tomorrow.

Grow a garden at the Spring Knitting & Stitching show

Coming along to The Spring Knitting and Stitching show at London’s Olympia from 14th-17th March? You’re in luck as each of our craft teams will be hosting free ‘make and take’ workshops across the four day event! Team Simply Crochet will be showing you how to hook up these cute crochet flowers. We’ll provide you… Continue reading

Inside Issue 2: kitchen makes

This month’s Issue of Simply Crochet has some stunning makes for inside the kitchen. Check out this little preview below and let us know in the comments if you have tried any of the projects from Issue 2 inside your home… Issue two is available in UK shops and to download now. Psst! You can… Continue reading

Seven ways to wear: crochet bows

In this month’s issue of Simply Crochet we show you how to make this cute n’ easy hairband by Cara Medus, but there are so many other ways you can style and wear your bows we thought we’d give you a bit of inspiration with our seven ways to wear it… Both jumpers are available… Continue reading

Exclusive! First look at Simply Crochet Issue 2

You asked to see the front cover of issue two and here it is….. Issue two of Simply Crochet goes on sale a week from today and it is packed full of exciting projects (43 to be exact)! Amongst many other things inside you will find DIYs to help you bring your accessories up to… Continue reading

Save the date! The 2013 Knitting and Stitching show

This year’s Knitting and Stitching show may still be 10 weeks away, but we can’t wait already… From the 14th to 17th March, London’s Olympia will be turned into a fiber artist’s heaven, with 180 companies and professionals attending you’ll have the perfect opportunity to stock up on the latest yarns and accessories, chat to… Continue reading

Giveaways in Simply Crochet issue one

I’m excited to announce we have a very special giveaway inside the first issue of Simply Crochet! We are giving you the chance to win one of three Rico patchwork family crochet kits. Rico’s candy-coloured animals are a great way to share a love of crochet. The collection includes Bruno the bear (pictured above), Lenny… Continue reading

Try something old, learn something new -The Amazings

The Amazings was born out of a simple idea. Society has always learned from its elders. But along the way that connection between generations is often lost – which means sometimes losing rich, valuable, and rare skills. Their mission: to ensure this knowledge is passed on in really friendly and fun ways, by providing classes… Continue reading

Win £200 worth of crochet goodies with Simply Crochet!

Projects, tools and yarn from Black Sheep Wools

To celebrate the launch of Simply Crochet, we’re giving one lucky reader the chance to win crochet goodies worth over £200. With the project books and yarn to make three complete projects courtesy of Black Sheep Wools and a year’s subscription to Simply Crochet, you’ll have everything you need to get crocheting! We’re also throwing… Continue reading

First look! Simply Crochet issue one

Wait and wonder no more, this is the front cover of the first issue of Simply Crochet! Our new magazine is a celebration of all things crochet, and is packed with inspiring patterns, gorgeous photos and helpful advice for those who love – or would love to learn to crochet. If this has whetted your… Continue reading