Simply Crochet Issue 79 on sale now!

We’re all about the animal print in issue 79, drawing on nature’s inspiration for cushions, throws, a sweet cardi and a show-stopping tiger-skin rug – designed by the one and only Vanessa Mooncie. Animal print is totally on-trend right now, and the best part is – as it’s crochet, it’s cruelty free! Plus there’s loads of… Continue reading

Simply Crochet Issue 78 on sale now!

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There’s a whole year of crochet up ahead, and we couldn’t be more excited. Our 2019 calendar includes patterns for four stunning, seasonal wreaths. If you’re feeling speedy, your winter festive masterpiece could even be ready for this Christmas! Of course, there’s plenty more to enjoy – a cute reindeer doll, gorgeous jumper, sweet slippers… Continue reading

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