Free crochet bird decoration pattern


In issue 90 you’ll find our collection of festive decoration ideas, which says goodbye to boring baubles and tacky tinsel and says hello to bright and colourful designs to give your Christmas a twist! As well as our fab decorations in the magazine, we’re also bringing you an extra pattern for free – a cute and… Continue reading

Your Free Granny Square Day 2019 Pattern Booklet!


It’s a little over a week to go until Granny Square Day 2019 on Thursday 15th August! We’ve been working hard behind the scenes and scouring through the simply crochet archives to bring you something special – Our limited edition Granny Square Day 2019 Pattern booklet! It’s a collection of 5 of our favourite granny square… Continue reading

Top 10 FREE Summer Garden Party Crochet Patterns

Free summery garden crochet patterns

What an incredible sunny time we’ve had of late – so much sunshine and we’re hoping for lots more to come. We’ve felt totally inspired by this beautiful weather to create a list of our top 10 favourite FREE summery patterns plus 7 not-to-miss paid for patterns for those BBQs and garden parties you may be… Continue reading

3 free super-quick Valentine’s makes

It's Valentines day this week! But if you still haven't picked up a card or got a present, then we're here to help! We've gone back through our archives and have found three super-quick patterns that you can hook up in minutes!

It’s Valentine’s day this week! But if you still haven’t picked up a card or got a present, then we’re here to help! We’ve gone back through our archives and have found three super-quick patterns that you can hook up in minutes! The eagle-eyed among you might recognise these motifs from previous yarn review pages,… Continue reading

Remember the poppy- Free Poppy Pattern


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


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

Free Pattern – Tennis Sweatbands

Free wristbands pattern

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

Exclusive Free Baby Beanie Pattern – World Craft Week


Regular readers of Simply Crochet will be familiar with the name Hannah Cross – one of our superstar designers that has created many of our most popular designs! Hannah wanted to help us out with supporting the charity Bliss for this years World Craft Week, so she’s designed a new baby beanie pattern exclusively for us! This pattern… Continue reading