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Top 10 Festival Crafts for Summer

The festival season is here and we’ve got tonnes of ideas for festival crafts. Sitting around with friends listening to music is the perfect time for some outdoor crafting so we thought we’d share our top 10 festival crafts.   Barefoot Sandals These pretty crocheted barefoot sandals are the perfect bohemian foot decoration. They are quick and…

Modern Baby Crochet | Sneak Peek

Modern Baby Crochet | Sneak Peek

Modern Baby Crochet is the new book in the 3 Skeins or Less series. It is full of stylish items to crochet for your little one including hats, jumpers, trousers and toys.   Check out the list of “Hot Right Now” projects for crochet on Ravelry and you’re certain to find crochet baby items at the…

Vintage Modern Crochet | Sneak peek

Vintage Modern Crochet | Sneak peek

Lace is one of the hottest trends in crochet, but it is by no means a new technique. In Vintage Modern Crochet, best-selling author Robyn Chachula feeds the craze for lace by exploring five classic crochet lace techniques, reinventing them in beautiful, compelling ways. Crocheters will fall in love with the featured tunics, cowls, shawls, pullovers…

Continuous Crochet | Crochet Infinity Scarf Free Pattern

Continuous Crochet | Crochet Infinity Scarf Free Pattern

This project is called Laguna Surf. It is a wavy stripped infinity scarf from the book Continuous Crochet by Kristin Omdahl. Worked in the round, this clever blue-on-blue scarf mimics ocean waves within a simple stitch pattern. As a bonus, you carry up the stripes as you go; so it’s still seamless too! It’s crocheted extra…

Free Lily Sugar 'n Cream Crochet Dishcloth pattern

Free Lily Sugar ‘n Cream Crochet Dishcloth pattern

We are giving away a free pattern for this delightful crochet dishcloth using the Lily Sugar ‘n Cream yarn range. People swear by their own crochet dishcloths and even go as far as to say they are better than any store bought one. We happen to agree! *Please note: this pattern uses US crochet terms.…

Classic Crochet Blankets | Sneak Peek

Classic Crochet Blankets | Sneak Peek

Classic Crochet Blankets is the new book from Interweave. It features 18 timeless and easy-to-make crochet afghans, blankets and throws that will add warmth to your home.         In Classic Crochet Blankets you will explore a variety of techniques and crochet stitches. The blankets show off lovely lacework, textured cables, creative colour work, stash busting granny…

Free crochet lampshade pattern

Free crochet lampshade pattern

This week we’re giving away a free pattern for this fabulous crochet lampshade from The Beginner’s Guide to Crochet. Isn’t it AMAZING? We have fallen in love with it. It’s perfect to add a bit of pizzazz to any room. For the crochet lampshade I’ve used: 1 x 100g ball Stylecraft Special DK in: (A) White (shade 1001)…