Deramores’ Kat Goldin crochet-along

Deramores CAL

It’s always hard to finish a big project, especially when there are so many amazing patterns just crying out to be made! But finding the motivation is easier than you think when you’re crocheting alongside others – so check out Deramores’ Kat Goldin crochet-along. This brilliant Cedar River Blanket CAL project is bought to you… Continue reading

Issue 6 errata

Issue 06_Simply Crochet

Here are the corrections for Cara Medus’ wine bottle cover featured inside issue 06. Thank you to those who spotted the mistake so we could get it corrected! In Rows 18-22, it should not read ‘ss to top of beg ch-3′, as you are working in rows and not in the round. So…. From now… Continue reading

Take a look inside Issue 4


If you’ve not made it down to the shops to get your copy of Issue 4 yet, here’s a sneaky look inside! Don’t forget you can still subscribe and get 3 issues for £5 however, this is a trial offer and will be ending soon!

Issue 3 errata


pg. 27 Hanging Basket Yarn quantities: 3 balls of White (001) Round 2: Round 2 Ch3, (2tr in next tr) around, tr in base of beg ch-3, ss to top of beg ch-3. [24 tr] There was also a difference in the shaping of the basket. Rounds 1-4 read as they have been published (with… Continue reading

Coasters inside Issue 3


For your toothbrush jar, soap dish, or tealights around the bathtub. Here are the images for all three coasters featured inside Issue 3. The patterns for these coasters are featured inside Issue 3 of Simply Crochet.

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.

Our Mother’s Day gift guide

Remember yarn lasts longer than flowers!

With Mother’s Day only 10 days away in the UK we thought we’d give you a few ideas for gifts… Grow some flowers: use our pom pom tutorial to create your own flowers like these by loveandmarshmallows Stitch a card: like this one from The Making Spot. Paint a frame: we love this DIY over… Continue reading

Inside Issue 2: kitchen makes

Easy dishcloths and stunning shelf edging!

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

Weekly inspiration: in the kitchen

The Kitchen's for making

This week’s mood-board is inspired by issue two of Simply Crochet which features a great section on kitchen makes and is out this Thursday! Column one: Sheep tea cosy (pattern) Craftsy, spiral potholders/coasters (free pattern) Made in K Town, crochet serving spoons Jeroen van der Spek at Still Stars Column two: Vintage crochet apron (pattern)… Continue reading

Beginners class: crochet a flower with The Making Spot


Grow your own flowers using a hook and scrap yarn from your stash. Don’t forget to visit The Making Spot for more patterns, projects and tutorials.