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Stitch of the Week: Crochet Arrow

Stitch of the Week: Crochet Arrow

This week we have a fabulous pattern for you to get on your hooks just ahead of the summer season. From summer accessories to holiday tops this design makes a great starting point for your new wardrobe.  Crochet Arrow Pattern Note: This pattern uses UK crochet terminology. Make foundation ch. Multiple of 4 plus 1. 1st row: 1 dc into 2nd ch from hook, 1 dc into each remaining ch, 1 ch, turn. 2nd row: Miss 1st dc, 1 dc into each remaining dc, 3 ch, turn. 3rd row: Miss 1st dc, 1 tr into next dc, * miss 3...

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All About Demelza by Catherine Bligh

All About Demelza by Catherine Bligh

We welcome Catherine Bligh to the blog to tell us all about the phenomenal Demelza Blanket and her inspiration behind it. Launching just over a year ago the Demelza Blanket took the crochet community by storm with it's vibrant hues, intricate designs and sheer beauty and we're thrilled to introduce to the ever-talented designer Catherine Bligh. Read on to find out more...  I remember thinking ‘this is crazy, there’s no way I’ll be able to pull this off’. I’d been crocheting for a number of years, and I’d made several dozen blankets, but I’d never attempted anything like this. Not...

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The Chelsea Flower Show

The Chelsea Flower Show

Chelsea Flower Show 2017 is ready to blossom, which can only mean one thing – the summer season is just around the corner! The most beautiful flower show in the world kicks off on May 23th until May 27th, and we just can’t wait! There’s nothing like sunshine, flowers and bright colours to get us in the summer mood! We’ve pulled together a selection of floral patterns and vibrant colour packs to get us, our hooks and needles in the summer spirit! The Demelza Blanket Inspired by the character Demelza, from the BBC's adaptation of Poldark, and a series of novels...

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The Deramores Woodland Animals Collection

The Deramores Woodland Animals Collection

Welcome our latest soft toy collection: The Deramores Woodland Animals. Designed by the ever-talented Amanda Berry these six forest friends are the newest additions to the Deramores site. The perfect knits for your little one or for any animal enthusiast the Deramores Woodland Animals are made using the fantastic anti-piling Deramores Studio DK.    Francesca the Fox A vixen who takes pride in her appearance, Francesca the Fox spends her days hidden deep within the forest and comes alive with the glow of the moonlit sky. Part of a pack Francesca comes from a long line of fierce foxes, making...

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Stitch of the Week: Seed Stitch Zigzag

Stitch of the Week: Seed Stitch Zigzag

We love this week's Stitch of the Week and it's one knitters of all levels can give a go. The Seed Stitch Zigzag uses the basic knit and purl stitches to create a beautiful design that is great for newbie knitters to expand their skills on and experienced knitters to add an intricate design to their work with simple skills.  Seed Stitch Zigzag This stitch is worked over a multiple of 10 stitches. 10 rows form the pattern. 1st row (RS): * K2, (P1, K1) twice, P1, rep from * to end. 2nd row: * (P1, K1) 3 times, P4,...

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