Tag: Yarn

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So Simple Pom Poms

We have seen the technique to make a pom pom done in lots of different ways, on a fork, using cardboard or using a pom pom maker. But now, with this clever craft hack, you will be able to make six pom pom in one go using just some yarn, a pair of scissors and…

This week we’re loving… Extreme Crochet

2016 is going to be the year that crochet gets bigger and better, quite literally! Using the biggest hooks and chunkiest yarns, you can create the most Extreme Crochet projects imaginable! In her wonderful new eBook, Sarah Shrimpton demonstrates a varied selection of projects, which includes everything from a giant Scottie dog to a chunky cowl. So whether you’re a…

Easy Winter Crochet Patterns | Guest Post by Sarah Shrimpton

Sarah Shrimpton of Annaboo’s House is a self-taught crocheter and talented designer. We invited her to talk to us about her two new winter crochet patterns – a quick and simple cosy crochet shrug and super snuggly crochet scarf complete with giant pompoms! We’re delighted to have a guest post from Sarah, below she explains a bit more about her fab new…

Cold Weather Crochet | Sneak Peek!

As winter approaches, crocheters all over the world are picking up their hooks and yarn looking for cosy projects to keep them busy this Winter. Fortunately for us, well-known and well-loved crochet and knitwear designer Marly Bird has released her new book, Cold Weather Crochet, which is full of exciting projects to suit all abilities. We take a…

This week we’re loving… Crochet Homestyle

Creating a unique and beautiful home is easy when you can use crochet accents to bring colour and life to every corner. From your craft room to your kitchen and every room in the house, bring a touch of crochet homestyle to your world with our free patterns, books, kits and ideas – from lamps…

Fast & Fun Knitting Pattern | Summer Lanterns

These quirky lanterns are perfect decorations for a barbecue or outdoor party. They’d also make great accessories for a summer wedding. This knitting pattern has been taken from Fast & Fun Knits by Claire Garland, which is packed full of feel-good projects for you to enjoy. YOU WILL NEED 1 x 1¾oz (50g) ball sport-weight…

Summer Decorating with a Pom Pom Garland

It’s officially summer and the festival season is about to kick off properly with Glastonbury just around the corner. We have got a bright and beautiful pom pom garland kit for you to decorate your tent this summer. Don’t despair if you haven’t got any festival dates in your diary, this pom pom garland is…