Join in with our new Hook ‘n’ Learn crochet-along!

hook 'n' learn

We are SO excited about the start of our very first Hook ’n’ Learn Crochet Along – the end result being a show-stopper of a blanket. Starting in issue 68 (out 22nd Feb 2018), Lucy Croft will take you through 12 beautiful stitches this year, with each issue dedicated to a different stitch. And don’t worry if… Continue reading

Simply Crochet issue 68 – on sale now!

Simply Crochet 68 Cover

In issue 68 we’re fully embracing our love of ruffles – they’re everywhere this year and we’ve given them a chic makeover with stylish crochet garments and accessories. If amigurumi is more your thing (or you’re looking for a project to delight a small person), get your hooks into the monstrous, glorious Mr Blue. We’ve… Continue reading

Simply Crochet issue 67 – on sale now!

Simply Crochet issue 67 cover

This month we’ve got fabulous projects for your home, like our Midnight Garden collection, where a sparkly colour palette meets Boho style. Try our simple stripy blankets this month too, one of which is based on the Fibonacci sequence! If you’ve been dreaming of a crochet getaway, we take a look at some of the… Continue reading

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

Hook to hook designer challenge issue 67

In Simply Crochet issue 67 you’ll find our new Hook to Hook designer challenge, and this issue it features designs by Nicole Riley and Liliana Buce. Nicole is the designer and blogger behind Nicole told us, “when I first saw the colours of this yarn, the red reminded me of hearts and the yellow… Continue reading

Simply Crochet issue 66 – new issue on sale now

Simply Crochet issue 66

This issue we’re taking to the slopes with some beautiful accessories you’ll want to snuggle up in, ski bunny or not. If outdoors is your style, you’ll find everything from a chic hooded jumper to the perfect pair of mitts. For those of us who are more comfortable getting cosy by the fireside, we can’t… Continue reading

Corrections in Simply Crochet issue 65

Braided hat by Lucy Croft

We have corrections for the following patterns. Braided hat by Lucy Croft, p.66. Round 2 is missing from the Head section, below is the missing round. Round 2 Join Yarn B in first dc, ch3 (counts as tr), *(tr in next ch-1 sp, tr in next dc) 3 times, ch6, skip next ch-6 sp, tr… Continue reading

Simply Crochet issue 65 – new issue on sale now!


This issue we’re taking pause before launching into 2018 by hooking up gorgeous accessories to decorate our homes – with this chilly weather, we’re spending a lot more time indoors, so we can appreciate them! If you’re looking for your first 2018 project we recommend combining crafts with our on-trend cross stitch home makes – they’re easy,… 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

Yarn dyeing with Fyberspates

Here at Simply Crochet HQ you may have noticed that we’re just a little bit obsessed with yarn! When we’re not busy bringing you your monthly magazine, we’re fulfilling our fibre fascination! We work hard, and we play hard! So when it came to planning a team day out (along with the teams from The Knitter… Continue reading

Pick ’n’ Mix crochet-along available from Ravelry

That’s right! This popular Simply Crochet Pick ’n’ Mix crochet-along blanket by designer Lucy Croft is now available to download from Ravelry for just £7.50. Originally launched in August 2016, and appearing in issues 49 to 61 of Simply Crochet, our very first CAL proved a hit with our subscribers around the world. If you missed… Continue reading