Hi, we’re back with another crochet for beginners lesson!
Are you hooked on crochet yet? If you have completed all of the days so far, you have learnt all of the stitches needed to complete our heart granny square project!
Today we will be completing row 4 of our granny square with chain stitches and double crochet, which together is known as the granny shell stitch. If you need a refresher on any of the stitches, you can check out our Crochet YouTube series here.
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Wow, can you believe we are on day 4 of our crochet for beginners challenge already?
Still struggling to learn to crochet?
We’re waiting for you in the ‘Plush Crochet-along’ Facebook group if you’re stuck or need to ask any questions.
Equally if you’re super proud of your progress, we’d love to see that too!
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Have you ever used PUL fabric before? Ever wondered what type of makes you can sew up with this fabric?
We’ve got a round up of some of our favourite PUL fabric projects that’ll hopefully help you get your sew on!
We also stock a variety of different PUL fabrics and prints to suit all your sewing needs, whether it’s single layer PUL or sandwich PUL, you can buy PUL fabric in the UK from us!
Whether you’re making a children’s dribble bib, reusable makeup pads or cloth diapers we’re sure to have what you need!
Read on for some waterproof fabric project ideas!
Continue reading “5 PUL Sewing Project Ideas”
How’s your mini granny square from yesterday looking?
Are you ready to learn how to do single crochet stitches?
Remember if you’re struggling, you’re not alone!
There’s loads of budding crocheters in our Plush Crochet-along Facebook group all learning with you. Don’t be afraid to ask questions and post pictures so we can try to help.
Continue reading “The Plush Crochet-Along: Day 3”
Did you know grandparents day is just around the corner?!
If we’re being honest… it never occurred to us that it was a day celebrated all over the world. But better late than never!
It’s only right we honour our lovely grandparents as it’s them who we often turn to for advice. And it’s them who often guide us through life’s ups and downs with their wealth of experience and knowledge ❤️
So we’ve got 3 of the best gift ideas for grandparents just in time for the special day!
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Welcome back to our crochet for beginners challenge!
How did you get on yesterday with your slip knots and chain stitches?
If you’re struggling with anything at all, from holding the crochet hook to getting those stitches right, feel free to ask any questions over in the Plush Crochet-along Facebook group, don’t give up yet!
Got your hook and crochet yarn ready?
Let’s learn to crochet! Today we’re going to learn slip stitch and how to double crochet.
Continue reading “The Plush Crochet-Along: Day 2”
Hi and welcome to day 1 of The Plush Crochet-Along!
Are you ready for your very first crochet lesson?
To start this crochet for beginners challenge you’ll need…
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Are you on the hunt for plastic snap fasteners for your latest project? Maybe you’ve invested some but are feeling a little lost on how to install them? We hope our latest blog can help with all your KAM snap worries.
Continue reading “How To Use a KAM Snap Press”
Have you always wanted to learn how to crochet? Maybe you were inspired by Tom Daley’s knitting and crochet projects at the Olympics and want to give it a go? Well you’re in luck!
On Monday 13th September, we are launching a new challenge, to teach you all how to crochet in 7 days! If you sign up to the challenge, you will receive an email every day teaching you everything you need to know to make your very own heart granny square. Who knows, by the end of it you might be hooked and make a whole blanket!
Continue reading “Would you love to learn how to Crochet in 7 days!?”
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The countdown to Halloween is on… only 8 weeks left!
Can you believe it’s pretty much September already?!
It’s time to get planning the kids outfits, home decor and all the fun arts & crafts activities!
To save you some time searching the web for Halloween sewing ideas we’ve got you covered.
Here’s a round up of some of the best halloween project ideas to get you started!
Continue reading “We’re Counting Down To Halloween with Sewing Projects!”