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If you love crochet you’re in the right place! Discover a fantastic selection of free crochet patterns; crochet book reviews, interviews with crochet designers and much, much more. Are you itching to share a crochet project? Then get in touch – you never know, your creative crochet creations could get featured on our blog!

Classic Crochet Shawls | Sneak Peek

Classic Crochet Shawls is the new book put together by the editors at Interweave. Whether your laid-back style is vintage, modern, or somewhere in between, a crocheted shawl is nothing less than a wardrobe essential. It can turn up the personality of any outfit, especially if it’s hand stitched by you! For this stunning collection, Interweave dug…

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Modern Bohemian Crochet Sneak Peek

From the beach to the city streets, a chic, laid-back look is always on trend. And Modern Bohemian Crochet is the perfect foundation for getting that effortless look. In this fashion-forward collection, designer Beth Nielsen, a Chicago-based fashion designer and yarncraft addict, presents original garments and accessories that are classically inspired without being too retro.…

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The Definitive Guide to Super Chunky Yarn By Sarah Shrimpton

So here we are, at the very beginning of the Supersize Crochet Blog Hop!! Exciting, isn’t it? I cannot wait to see what all the Mega-star crochet bloggers make of my new book. And so, it seems a fitting start to begin the Blog Hop with a post all about chunky yarn… Ahhhh, chunky yarn,…

Have Your Cake and Knit (Or Crochet) it Too!

By now, you have all probably heard the hype from across the pond in the US surrounding Caron Cakes. If you haven’t, I’m going to tell you all about it! Caron Cakes are variegated balls of yarn that are pre-wound into yarn cakes. They were initially made to celebrate Carons 100th birthday. It was meant…

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Come and Join us For a Supersize Crochet Blog Hop

We have a really exciting blog hop happening. From the 1st – 19th May we have the top crochet bloggers from around the globe all talking about Supersize Crochet, the new book by Sarah Shrimpton. Let’s have a look at who will be blogging about Supersize Crochet, shall we? Monday 1st May – Sarah Shrimpton…

Supersize Crochet | Sneak Peek

Sarah Shrimpton is back with another supersize book. Supersize Crochet is jam-packed with contemporary homeware and accessories all made with chunky yarn. This book contains 20 super quick, and super chunky crochet patterns that will make you, your family and even your pets requesting for more. From the simple, yet elegant ‘store all storage baskets’,…

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Modern Crochet Mandalas | Free Project

Modern Crochet Mandalas is the new book from Interweave. It features 50+ crochet mandalas for you to stitch. We have a bonus project from the book to get you started. Finished Size About 8” (20 cm) in diameter. Yarn Sportweight (#2 Fine). Shown here: Schachenmayr Catania (100% cotton; 137 yd [125 m]/ 1.75 oz [50 g]):…