Free Pattern – Tennis Sweatbands

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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

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

Hook to Hook issue 71

In Simply Crochet issue 71 you’ll find our new Hook to Hook designer challenge, and this issue it features designs by Samantha Osmund and Ruth Haydock. Being beside the sea was an influence on both these designs. Samantha told us, “I’m very lucky to live by the coast. For me, warm sunny days are a time for… Continue reading

Win Sirdar cotton yarn!

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With the weather getting better and Wimbledon on it’s way, we’re getting in the sporty mood with our main collection in issue 71. As well as a fabulous raglan-sleeved tee by Simone Francis, we’ve also got your sporty accessories covered too! There’s a pair of socks, tennis racquet cover, stripy lanyard, sun visor and water bottle… Continue reading

Simply Crochet issue 71 – on sale now!

Wimbledon is just around the corner, and we’re feeling the sporty vibe this month. Check out Simone Francis’ stylish sporty tee – it’s an easy top to make and a grand first garment to have a go at. If raising a glass of Pimms at the same time as juggling your strawberries and cream is… Continue reading