Freebie Friday: Crochet flower gifts

Here's a fantastic free download for crochet fans - the fantastic Flower Power Crochet project from Simply Crochet!

In this downloadable pdf article, you'll find the pattern for a beautiful bloom by Jennifer May - once you've got the hang of it, move to the next page and learn how to make a purse corsage, posh paperclip and flower gift ribbon.

Click here now to find your free Flower Power Crochet project. You have to sign up to The Making Spot to download the pattern, but it's quick and totally free.

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Simply Crochet out today!

It's finally here - Simply Crochet magazine hits UK shops today! Simply Crochet is full of creative ideas for anyone who loves - or would love to learn - crochet. Crochet is a fantastic craft that's so fashionable right now. It's easy to get started, all you need is a crochet hook and some yarn!

In Simply Crochet, you'll find beautiful designs for the home, fashionable accessories to wear and gift ideas for all occasions. With clear, easy-to-follow instructions to ensure the best possible results every time, you'll be hooked on handmade from the very first page! You can take a peek at the free Simply Crochet sampler online now.

Each issue contains more than 20 patterns and an exclusive free gift. If you subscribe, you'll receive 13 issues of Simply Crochet every year, straight to your door. You can also enjoy digital versions of the magazine, available on Apple Newsstand and Zinio.

Click over to the Simply Crochet website to find out more about the mag, or subscribe now!

Take a peek at Simply Crochet!

We had a huge response to our Simply Crochet competition last week, so we're thrilled that you can now get a sneak preview of this exciting new magazine!

Head over to and click on the 'Take a peek' link to browse a few pages of the first issue.

The magazine hits the shops very soon, or you can subscribe now online. Each issue is filled with gorgeous crochet patterns plus tips and tutorials for beginners. It's a treasure trove for crochet fans!

Even better, the Simply Crochet team have a bumper competition for you to enter right now. You could win crochet goodies worth over £200 - visit the website to find out more and enter now.

We love you, Simply Crochet!

Say hello to Simply Crochet magazine – fab giveaway & free pattern for you!

Hooray, we're so excited about the launch of a brand new crochet magazine! Simply Crochet is coming very soon, created by our friends behind Simply Knitting, The Knitter and Mollie Makes

To celebrate, we're going crochet-crazy, with a free Christmas pattern for you plus a very special giveaway - we've got a year's subscription to Simply Crochet magazine for one lucky winner!