A special newsletter giveaway!

Make sure you’re signed up to our newsletter by Wednesday 29th May if you would like a chance to win either our ‘big hook’ or ‘little hook’ gift pack. In the big hook gift pack you will receive… 12mm crochet hook hand made from Welsh hazel 120 meter Hoooked Zpagetti in white Handmade Summer magazine…. Continue reading

DIY: upcycle your old t-shirt with crochet!

A new year is a time for fresh starts and new beginnings, and though this may also apply to our wardrobes, it doesn’t have to mean us dashing off to the sales. There are plenty of creative ways to update your style without breaking the bank, and we’d like to share one of our favourites… Continue reading

How to crochet: shell and v-stitch

  This pretty crochet pattern gives a fairly firm fabric but still lets the light through Foundation chain in multiple of 8 sts plus 3. (Try 43 ch sts.) Row1 (RS) Miss 2 ch (count as 1 tr), 2 tr into next ch, *miss 3 ch, work a V-st of (1 tr, 1 ch, 1 tr)… Continue reading