Legwarmers in issue 89 – hot to trot

Bridge the gap between summer shoes and winter boots with a warm and stylish pair of legwarmers. This set makes an ideal quick-hook project, plus the simple pattern is easy to extend for calf-high heating. Not for you? They make a boot-ylicious stocking filler for teens and chilly friends, too.  Check out our free crochet… Continue reading

Squish bears in issue 89


Have you met our latest squeeze? These squish bears are short, light and handsome, and while they loves a cuddle they definitely won’t hog your little one’s cot. They’re mainly a simple make but the gusset upgrades them to tricky, so pay close attention on Round 6. UK and US crochet terms conversion chart How to make a Magic Loop Check out… Continue reading

Corrections for Simply Crochet issue 89

Simply Crochet issue 89 Corrections

We have corrections for the following patterns: Legwarmers p.66 There is a mistake on Round 15 of Leg. The instructions should read: Round 15  Ch1, (htr in next htr, ch1, skip next dc) around, ss to top of beg htr. Baubles Blanket pages 58-59. The mtr sts are missing from Rows 69-70. Please see updated chart below:  

Boy doll Malik in issue 89 – such a cheeky chappy


Now that’s the look of a boy caught with his hand in the cookie jar. But with his adorable appeal, he’ll have charmed his way out of a grounding by teatime. His dungarees are fully removable so once made you can switch up his outfit for long-term appeal. Find your local Simply Crochet stockist Subscribe… Continue reading

Mermaid angel tree decorations from issue 89


These pretty mermaid angels certainly know how to have fun, whooshing through the ocean or soaring high above the clouds – and especially while hanging out on your Christmas tree. As flat makes they’re an easier alternative to 3D amigurumi. Find a back issue of Simply Crochet Find all of our video tutorials on Youtube… Continue reading

Cable poncho in issue 89 – a winter wonder


The cosiness of a jumper meets the flattering drape of a casual wrap in this one-size-fits-all poncho. A single-colour style lets the cable stitchwork do the talking in this comfortable, elegant winter warmer. How to make a Double Crochet stitch Check out our free crochet patterns Buy the current issue of Simply Crochet To hook… Continue reading

Win 25 Balls of Stylecraft yarn with issue 89


With cool mint shades and fancy cables, our winter accessories collection in issue 89 will have your wardrobe kitted out in style ready for the colder weather. From the cutest mittens (with obligatory pompoms of course), to the show-stopper that is Fran Morgans cabled poncho, it’s a collection that has something for everyone. So whether… Continue reading

Simply Crochet issue 89 on sale now!


Issue 89 is out now and is full of  gorgeous projects for autumn and the festive season. While it may feel a little early, we wanted to give you plenty of time to start on your gift making. There’s the cutest squishy  bears for babies as well as another incredible doll pattern by Aniqua Wilkerson… Continue reading