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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...


Trend Spotlight | Crochet Infinity Scarves

Trend Spotlight | Crochet Infinity Scarves

By | July 23, 2014 at 2:55 pm | No comments

It may be summer, but infinity scarves are a hot crochet trend right now. If you love crochet, they are most definitely the thing to be making, and this handy guide will tell you everything that you need to know to get started... What are infinity scarves? An infinity scarf is a large, closed loop that can be worn in a variety of stylish ways. Wear it loose in the more...


#SCCcrochet Competition | Our Favourites

#SCCcrochet Competition | Our Favourites

By | June 30, 2014 at 1:05 pm | No comments

Six weeks ago we launched our #SCCrochet competition, and we've been delighted and overwhelmed by the fantastic response! With over 350 photos submitted, Cyn and I have had a tough job on our hands choosing a winner, and we wanted to showcase some of our favourite photos, along with the winning entry... We want to say a huge thank you to everyone who sent their photos more...


Edward’s Menagerie | Soft Toy Animal Crochet Patterns

Edward’s Menagerie | Soft Toy Animal Crochet Patterns

By | June 18, 2014 at 1:36 pm | No comments

"Wow!" was my first response to this brilliant new crochet book! If you love crochet and your favourite projects are cute toys or adorable animals, this book has an unbelievable number of animal crochet patterns to choose from! They all have unique personalities too - so get ready to spend some time with a suave rhino, a lovesick elephant and a chivalrous tiger... There more...


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