Whether you're already hooked on crochet or you've always wanted to try your hand at this wonderful craft, a Simply Crochet magazine subscription is a must. With over 20 patterns in each issue for crocheters of all levels of ability, there's plenty to inspire you as we cover everything from fun fashion ideas, garments for day and evening and on-trend designs for the home to baby projects, cute amigurumi makes and gifts for all occasions. Each issue also features a fabulous 6 project collection to inspire and motivate you to get hooking.
With much more to hook you in, it's yarns at the ready with a Simply Crochet magazine subscription. Stuffed to the seams with creative and fresh ideas for every home and occasion, it's a celebration of all things crochet for seasoned makers and novices alike.
Enjoy interesting and inspiring reads from top designers along with a whole host of gorgeous projects. Extend your hooky knowledge with tutorials and features on interesting and versatile techniques including filet and mosaic crochet as well as hairpin and broomstick lace techniques and the wonderful world of Tunisian Crochet. Many of these techniques are supported by specially designed tools that come with each issue to help your learning along with additional dedicated supplements and extra patterns. Join in our regular crochet along's with talented and well known crochet designers taking you through a project step by step. The current one is the fab Carnaby crochet-along designed by Katie Jones in which you are invited to hook up a series of gorgeous motifs to make either a bright and beautiful and blanket or jumper – you choose! Learn from an abundance of helpful tips, tricks and walkthroughs to improve your all round crochet knowledge. And take part in regular competitions to showcase your skills and win great prizes.
From the basics of how to hold the hook and making a slipknot to the more complex stitches and techniques, our guides make it easy to pick up. So, if you fancy the idea of making the latest seasonal accessory like our rainbow halter top, creating working from home essentials, designing a spectacular op art blanket or producing our cactus tote full of attitude, well, there's plenty to inspire you. Adding crochet to your home décor and wardrobe can really be this fun.
You also get to hear from some truly talented hooksters from our team of contributors who share their insights, practical tips and amazing design ideas. And Simply Crochet is the place for hooky news, up and coming designers, new and amazing yarns, crochet shows, charity events and community get togethers – it's all there. And don't miss our 2021 amigurumi calendar from a top designer and big Instagram name. Plus you can catch up with what our readers are up to and show us yours, too. We love to see and showcase your projects!
So, give yourself a treat, spend more time on your favourite hobby and subscribe to Simply Crochet today.
A monthly subscription also makes the perfect gift for anyone interested in crochet. Click Give a Gift to find out more.
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