Granny square cardigan

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Granny squares are used to create this fun cardigan, for an exciting take on this classic crochet motif. Fringing adds a charming finish that lets the garment truly flow. The cardigan is comprised of three types of motif – patterned, plain, and half-square – which join at the end, making this a fully portable project…. Continue reading

Christmas Carol doll

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Meet Carol, a festive-loving fangirl with a lust for all things noel. From her Christmas pudding hat to her reindeer shoes, Carol is 100% committed to the holly jolly season, and her intricate pattern is a brilliant chance for you to flex your hooky skills. To hook up this fantastic pattern, you’ll need: Rico Essentials… Continue reading

T-shirt tree embellishment

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Christmas jumpers are all the rage, but forking out for a sweater you’ll only wear for a fortnight is a bit wasteful – not to mention pretty pricey at an already cash-strapped time of year. Instead, do your bit for the environment and upcycle an old top with this fun festive motif. For bonus planetary… Continue reading

Chunky red jumper

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Both simple to hook and easy to wear, our chunky jumper offers effortless style in two ways. Chunky yarn and tall trebles make this a super-swift project too, so you can finish it in good time before the winter freeze hits. You can also order a complete yarn pack for this project from Deramores here!… Continue reading

Corrections for Simply Crochet issue 90

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We have corrections for the following patterns: Chunky Jumper – page 30 For the Back – Shape Shoulders section after Row 2 it should state: Repeat Row 2 twice more. [21 (21: 23: 23) sts] Granny Cardigan – page 55 For the One Coloured Square Motif the stitch count at the end of Round 7 should read:… Continue reading

Win an Elena Costella Advent Calendar

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Elena Costella’s advent calendar is getting us all excited for Christmas! Each calendar contains 24 hand-dyed skeins of luxury 4ply yarn – from bluefaced Leicester to sparkly merino, making getting up every morning much more exciting! The calendars, selling for £75, are decorated by hand so no two are the same, and they can even… Continue reading

Win the new ‘Crochet with London Kaye’ book

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Yarnbombing superwoman London Kaye’s debut book is out now! Featuring crochet tips, London’s artwork, and over a dozen of her best-loved patterns, this is a must-own for kooky hooksters! Whether you’re a new or experienced crocheter, there’s something for everyone in this fantastic book. As well as beautiful photos of London’s amazing street art yarn-bombing, the… Continue reading

Win 26 balls of Scheepjes yarn with issue 90!

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In issue 90 we’re bringing you a collection of patterns that will make your Christmas merry and bright – with an emphasis on the bright! Our festive decoration ideas collection in issue 90 features a host of designs and decorations with a stylish and colourful twist! Decorate your tree with our mandala decorations or floral baubles, give tinsel… Continue reading

Free crochet bird decoration pattern

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In issue 90 you’ll find our collection of festive decoration ideas, which says goodbye to boring baubles and tacky tinsel and says hello to bright and colourful designs to give your Christmas a twist! As well as our fab decorations in the magazine, we’re also bringing you an extra pattern for free – a cute and… Continue reading

Simply Crochet issue 90 – on sale now!

Crochet and the festive season go hand in hand – from hooking up decorations to warm winter wearables (like our cover star red jumper), to downright adorable gifts… just wait until you see our poseable Christmas doll! We’re also hoping your Christmas will be merry and bright, and our festive decoration collection will certainly help… Continue reading