How to glue your lacy decorations from issue 63

If you’ve been admiring the lacy decorations from issue 63, but are still a bit apprehensive about the PVA glue stiffening process – then worry not, we’re here to help! Our lovely Louise Barnes is here to talk you through this fun (and possibly messy) finishing touch in the video below. And don’t forget to… Continue reading

Corrections in Simply Crochet issue 63

We have corrections for the following patterns in issue 63. Centrepiece Trees p.21. The hook size required for this project is a 2.5mm hook. Lacy Bauble Trio p.20 We incorrectly credited the Lacy Bauble Trio to Anne Egan, this design was actually by Hannah Cross.

Win King Cole Giza Yarn with issue 63

In issue 63 our main collection is all about delicate lacy decorations, all made in icy shades perfect for the winter season. Plus you can try your hand at using PVA to make your crochet bowls and baubles solid! All the Lacy idea designs are made in beautiful white and glacier shades using King Cole Giza yarn, a… Continue reading

Simply Crochet issue 63 – new issue on sale now

Can you believe Christmas is on the way around again already? Snuggle up and get ready for the big day with this issue! There are lacy decorations, bauble bunting and a candy coloured Advent calendar. Plus perfect your amigurumi skills with this month’s masterclass and make tree topping angels, a Christmas elf and more! Have a go at… Continue reading

Crochet designer challenge: vote for your favourite crochet pattern in our new Hook to Hook competition

In Simply Crochet issue 63 you’ll find our new Hook to Hook designer challenge, and this issue it features designs by Pat Strong and Sharon Murphy. They were both given three shades of Debbie Bliss Pure Bliss yarn and challenged to design us some winter accessories. Knit and crochet designer Pat Strong also owns a yarn… Continue reading