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Granny Square Christmas Crochet Along

Join our Granny Square Christmas Crochet-Along today for free and crochet 24 granny squares in the countdown to Christmas. By December you’ll have a selection of beautiful crocheted Christmas-y items to deck the halls with. 2 Christmas Granny Square designs will be released each week (full pattern, chart, and photos sent via email every Wednesday) […]

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Caring for your Crochet Slippers

Caring for Crochet Animal Slippers by Ira Rott Hello, my fellow crafters and crocheters! Thank you for the opportunity to introduce myself. I am a Canadian fiber artist, pattern designer, and the author of Crochet Animal Slippers (my latest book with David & Charles). In this article, I would like to share a few useful […]

Pokémon Crochet

Interview with Sabrina Somers

We sat down for an interview with Sabrina Somers, author, and creator of Pokémon Crochet. Sabrina talked to us about creating her latest book, and her route into crochet. Tell us a little bit about yourself? My name is Sabrina. I live in Amsterdam (the Netherlands) with my husband Mark, our son Sven who turns […]

100 Micro Crochet Motifs

Free Micro Crochet Motif Pattern

100 Micro Crochet Motifs is out now! To celebrate we thought we’d share one of the patterns here for free. Steffi Glaves created this book to inspire creativity in even the smallest of projects and they are BEAUTIFUL! With 100 projects, you’ll have so many amazing creations to make. Micro Crochet is one of the latest […]

All I want for Christmas...The Sewing Edition

All I want for Christmas…The Crochet Edition

‘All I want for Christmas…The Crochet Edition’ is your ultimate guide to gifts for crocheters. First things first, let’s talk books because after all, that’s what we do… Crochet Iconic Women 15 iconic women who changed the world. From Greta to Malala, Ruth Bader-Ginsburg to Amelia Earhart. This book includes world-famous women who have changed […]

Carla Mitrani author and designer

Crochet Iconic Women; Catching up with Carla Mitrani

We caught up with Carla Mitrani, author of Crochet Iconic Women, designer and crochet addict to talk about her brand new book; Crochet Iconic Women and here’s what she had to say. Tell us a little bit about yourself? “My name is Carla Mitrani and I live in Buenos Aires, Argentina. I’m 40 years old […]

Free Crochet Rainbow Pattern | Kawaii Crochet

Rainbows are the motif of the moment, with kids drawing rainbows and placing them in windows all over the world. This free crochet rainbow pattern comes courtesy of Melissa Bradley, author of the fabulous book Kawaii Crochet – filled with amazing amigurumi patterns to brighten up your day. Enjoy this free crochet rainbow pattern on […]

16 Cornerstone Books for all Crafts

Many people are turning to arts and crafts to keep themselves occupied during a period of time at home. We’ve put together this list of essential books for a range of crafts. Each book provides you with everything you need to start a new craft or return to a neglected hobby. Our books are available from […]

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Join us for a Kawaii Crochet Christmas!

To celebrate the launch of Kawaii Crochet by Melissa Bradley, we’re counting down the days to Christmas with an impossibly cute Kawaii Advent Calendar over on Instagram! Each day, swipe to reveal what’s behind the door and get ready to ooh and ahh at the gorgeous kawaii amigurumi created by the talent behind @yarnblossomboutique. Each […]