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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...


Quick Gifts For Christmas | MyBoshi Crochet Beanie Hats

Quick Gifts For Christmas | MyBoshi Crochet Beanie Hats

By | October 24, 2014 at 11:09 am | No comments

Colourful crochet beanies make great gifts for teens, and the MyBoshi kits are excellent presents in their own right for anyone who loves crochet. So if you're looking for a quick and easy crafty gift this Christmas, we recommend picking up a MyBoshi kit... The MyBoshi crochet beanie kits are a fun and functional introduction to crochet hats! Each kit contains 3 balls of more...


How to Make | Crochet Pumpkin Pattern

How to Make | Crochet Pumpkin Pattern

By | October 21, 2014 at 9:59 am | No comments

Great for Halloween, these cute crochet pumpkins by Anna Fazakerley at Dotty Doily are quick and easy to make for seasonal gifts or decorations. Stitch a different expression on each one to give them their very own personalities! You Will Need: Stylecraft Special DK yarn in Spice, Copper and Meadow 4mm crochet hook Stitch marker Black thread Safety more...


How to Make | Snowflake Crochet Bauble

How to Make | Snowflake Crochet Bauble

By | October 14, 2014 at 10:04 am | No comments

The icy colours of this crochet bauble, designed by Claire Wilson, will bring the atmosphere of a frozen winter wonderland to your home this Christmas. Or if you prefer a traditional Scandinavian look, why not stitch the bauble in red and white instead! You Will Need: Stylecraft DK yarn: - A 20g (3⁄4 oz) in White - B Oddments in Sky Blue 3mm crochet hook (UK more...


Why You’ll Crochet Your Christmas Baubles This Year!

Why You’ll Crochet Your Christmas Baubles This Year!

By | September 29, 2014 at 10:11 am | No comments

Crochet is huge at the moment - so we know that you'll be looking for festive projects to make as December draws nearer. From the cute to the crazy, there are so many designs to choose from, and this year you'll definitely choose to crochet your Christmas baubles! Why baubles, you may ask? If you're envisaging decorative spheres, then think again! I'm talking about more...


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