Win Yarn + Colors yarn with our Colour Class Competition

Crochet Colour CLASS ISSUE 75

This months crochet colour class is all about the colour Green. In this months feature, Kate Bruning delves into this most natural of colours, and combines it with a gorgeous pastel pink to make those foliage colours really pop! Competition time We’ve teamed up with Yarn and Colors to give one lucky person that chance… Continue reading

Win Tickets to Craft4Crafters event at the Bath & West Showground

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It’s already pretty established that here at Simply Crochet we love a yarn show, but we also love craft shows in general! They’re a great place to stock up on supplies, as well as learning about other crafts that you might be interested in. The Craft4Crafters Show has been running some of the largest Craft… Continue reading

Issue 74 Crochet Colour Class Competition.

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This month’s crochet colour class focusses on the most uplifting and cheerful colour – yellow! In issue 74 Kate Bruning delves deeper into this sunny shade, as well as confessing that it is also her favourite colour. Kate uses a triadic colour scheme combining pink and blues to accompany a bold yellow on these fun bobble cushions!… Continue reading

Win all of the yarn to make our cosmic crochet collection!

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We’ve been sent into outer space with our crochet collection from issue 74. Using gorgeous shades of on-trend purple (well Ultraviolet is the Pantone colour of the year after all), we’ve got 6 designs that will take your crochet to another dimension. From smaller accessories like our rocket bookmark or solar system cushion, to our larger projects… Continue reading

Hook to Hook crochet designer challenge in issue 74: vote for your favourite!

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This issue’s hook to hook challenge is all about celebrating the summer, with two fab designs by Susan Yeates and Jennifer May. Susan told us, “I wanted to create something fun and friendly for summer using this yummy cotton 4ply. I really love working with cotton and these colours just looked so sugary and sweet… Continue reading

Show us your yarnbombing and WIN a London Kaye Kit!

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We love yarn-bombing! This softer alternative to street graffiti has really taken off over the last few years, seeing crocheters and crafters show their creativity out in the community and helping to break down stereotypes about our favourite craft. So when we heard that yarn-bomber superstar London Kaye was teaming up with the legendary Lion… Continue reading

Issue 73 Crochet Colour Class Competition.

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This months crochet colour class is all about the colour violet. In this months feature, Kate Bruning uses paler pastels to make the purple pop in this light and airy blanket. It’s a soft and stylish make that combines peaches and cream shades, with a splash of green ice, and the most gorgeous of gems – Amethyst…. Continue reading

Crochet Colour Class in issue 73 – Win the yarn

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Your friends will be green with envy when they see your stunning table runner from this months crochet colour class. Kate Bruning channels botanicals with this motif design, made in a extended analogous colour scheme that reflects the transition of green to yellow in the garden. Competition Time We’ve teamed up with Yarn and Colors… Continue reading

Win over 100 balls of Scheepjes yarn!

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If you’re a colour lover, then our latest collection from issue 72 is perfect for you! We’ve got six eastern-inspired designs, that will brighten up your home. The designs all have that extra special bit of detail; as well as the vibrant shades of 3 different types of Scheepjes Yarn, they also feature pompom trims, tassels and shisha… Continue reading

Win Hoooked Natural Jute Yarn!

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We absolutely love the fantastic and ecological Jute yarn from Hoooked! So much so, that as well as featuring it in our issue 72 HooktoHook designer challenge, we also wanted to do an extra competition where you could win the whole range of this fab 100% Natural Jute yarn! Jute is a plant-based textile fiber introduced in… Continue reading