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Learn To Crochet | Beginner’s Guide to Crochet!

Learn To Crochet | Beginner’s Guide to Crochet!

By | March 2, 2015 at 5:34 pm | No comments

You want to learn to crochet - but where do you start? Sarah Shrimpton's upcoming book Beginner's Guide to Crochet is the perfect starting point as it pairs easy techniques with achievable projects. Don't take my word for it though - see below for an exclusive preview... One of the greatest things about Beginner's Guide to Crochet (in my humble opinion) is that more...


Isabelle Kessedjian’s My Crochet Animals | Sneak Peek!

Isabelle Kessedjian’s My Crochet Animals | Sneak Peek!

By | February 25, 2015 at 8:25 am | No comments

We're hungrily awaiting the new crochet book by Isabelle Kessedjian! My Crochet Animals will be arriving soon, but in the meantime you lucky ducks get an exclusive preview of what's inside. Take a look below to see some of Isabelle's adorable new designs... To the Forest! This cheeky raccoon is one of the sweet forest-dwellers Isabelle Kessedjian brings to more...


Using Crochet Motifs | Project Inspiration

Using Crochet Motifs | Project Inspiration

By | February 4, 2015 at 11:02 am | No comments

In honour of the Crochet Motifs Blog Hop we've put together all the most creative, wonderful ways of using crochet motifs. So read on and start putting all those cute crocheted motifs to good use... The internet is absolutely flooded with pretty crochet motif projects, but if you're like me then I'm sure you'll appreciate some advice on what to do with all those sweet more...


Crochet Motifs Competition | Win Crochet Goodies!

Crochet Motifs Competition | Win Crochet Goodies!

By | February 2, 2015 at 8:22 am | No comments

Do you just love crochet motifs? That makes two of us! To celebrate the release of Hooked! and the launch of our Crochet Motifs Blog Hop, we're giving away a gorgeous bundle of crochet supplies guaranteed to keep you busy*... *Though I can't tell you how long for - that depends on your OCD (Obsessive Crochet Disorder)! This month we're getting all excited about more...


Crochet Motif Patterns | Hooked Blog Hop!

Crochet Motif Patterns | Hooked Blog Hop!

By | January 26, 2015 at 3:24 pm | No comments

Whether you're a crochet novice or a pro, you'll know that crochet motif patterns are essential - and addictive! To celebrate the release of Hooked! we've invited bloggers from all over the web to try out their favourite crochet motif patterns and blog about the results... The Crochet Motif Patterns Blog Hop! Michelle Delprat and her daughters Cécile and Sylvie more...


Thrifty Cushion Crochet Pattern

Thrifty Cushion Crochet Pattern

By | January 7, 2015 at 12:50 pm | No comments

Cosy up with this stash busting cushion crochet pattern. This is a thrifty way to use up leftover bits of yarn to make a gorgeous, colourful cushion to liven up your living room. You will need: Leftover yarn in the following colours: raspberry, off white, bottle green, dark red, fuchsia, midnight blue, purple, red, blue-grey, beige, khaki, old rose, lime green, sky more...


Beginner’s Guide to Crochet | Sneak Peek

Beginner’s Guide to Crochet | Sneak Peek

By | December 4, 2014 at 1:48 pm | No comments

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind a photo shoot for one of our gorgeous crafty books? Well, here's a sneak peek at a recent shoot for the forthcoming title, Beginner's Guide to Crochet! Anna, our talented designer and dedicated crochet blogger, has put together this fantastic film into her latest photographic shoot. Our favourite We hope you enjoy this sneak more...


How to Make | Crochet Poncho Pattern

How to Make | Crochet Poncho Pattern

By | November 17, 2014 at 9:08 am | No comments

This '70s-inspired crochet poncho offers a new take on classic hippy style. Make it now with our FREE pattern from Vintage Knits For Him & Her... You Will Need: 6 balls of 3-ply yarn (we used: Phil Light from Phildar in Bruyère shade) 5.5mm crochet hook Stitches Used: CHAIN STITCH DOUBLE CROCHET: Insert crochet hook into a st, draw through a loop, more...


Free Crochet Infinity Scarf Pattern

Free Crochet Infinity Scarf Pattern

By | November 10, 2014 at 4:00 pm | No comments

Make your own version of the latest must-have trend – the infinity scarf – a large, closed loop of crochet that can be worn in a variety of stylish ways. Wear it loose in the summer or wrap it around twice for winter warmth. You can even pull it over your head as a hood, or drape it around your shoulders as a snug shawl or capelet. Enjoy our free crochet infinity more...


Easy crochet poppy pattern | Poppy Appeal

Easy crochet poppy pattern | Poppy Appeal

By | November 3, 2014 at 8:00 am | No comments

Each year the nation expresses its unequivocal support for The Royal British Legion's work through the Poppy Appeal. This year, wear a handmade poppy with our free and easy crochet poppy pattern, perfect for beginners, excerpted from 200 Crochet Flowers, Trims and Embellishments by Claire Crompton. When you've made your crochet poppy follow the link below to donate to the more...


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