Naughty or Nice jumpers in issue 77 – Help Santa make his choice

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This season, you can be both naughty and nice with these clever Christmas jumpers by Sara Huntington and Cara Medus. What better way to stir up a little fun this season than with a cheeky reversible jumper – it’s easy to hook up and fun to wear! We’ve made the simple sweaters in fuchsia or… Continue reading

Simply Crochet issue 77 – on sale now!

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Whatever you’re up to during the festive season, we’ve got you covered with issue 77 of Simply Crochet! Be the star of your office party with our collection of photo booth props, party accessories and jumpers. Katie Jones’ neon yoked jumper is just the thing for the chilly weather. And if you can’t bear digging around… Continue reading

Remember the poppy- Free Poppy Pattern

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This year marks the 100th year since the end of the First World War in 1918. On and around November 11th, wearing a poppy is a sign of remembrance and thanks, to honour those who have died in war. Simply Crochet’s Lucy Croft has designed an extra-special poppy brooch to give as a gift or wear… Continue reading

Simply Crochet Issue 76 – on sale now

The bikinis and flip-flops might be going back into storage, but it can’t be all bad – we’re heading into seasonal territory, where crocheted pumpkins, spiders and Christmas puds are the norm! We’re helping you to get your Christmas crochet under control with this issue. Start by fluffing up our rather dashing reindeer and his unique… Continue reading

In for a treat – Free Pumpkin Basket Crochet Pattern

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In issue 76 of Simply Crochet we promise a free pattern for this fab and fun pumpkin (or Jack O Lantern, if you prefer) treat bowl. You can head round the neighbourhood filling this easy-to-hook holder with lollies and chocs on October 31st. And as it’s made with sturdy Bobinny cord, it’ll last for years. Designed… Continue reading

Colour boost – Sue Pinner blanket

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Design legend Sue Pinner has combined two yarns to great effect to create this must-have blanket for autumn – throw it over your shoulders for nights watching the stars or treat your sofa to a floral update. Once you get into the swing of hooking up the main triangles in this amazing and colourful blanket,… Continue reading

Corrections for Simply Crochet issue 75

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We have corrections for the following patterns: Sloth Brooch, p27. Yarn C should be Chocolate (057). Backpack, p.22 On the Circle Square Motif, Row 2 should read Row 2 (RS) Dc join Vanilla around the post of any st, BPdc around each st, ss to first st to join. Please note that on Row 2… Continue reading

Simply Crochet Issue 75 – on sale now!

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There’s nothing like new accessories to cheer you up as autumn approaches. Mini motifs lend themselves to being turned into practically anything, as you’ll see in our travel-inspired collection! Whether you’re building up to something small like our mitts and leg warmers, or going big with our brilliant backpack – they’re great projects to do a bit on… 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

Simply Crochet Issue 74 – on sale now!

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Oh, we do like to be beside the seaside. This issue we have a lot of love for sun, sea and sand, as well as cool tops and a handy light shawl, not to mention banana earrings (oh, we just did). The summer heat has also got us all spaced out. Our collection this month… Continue reading