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Top tips for making toys

10th June 2021

A knitted or crocheted toy makes a lovely, soft, and cuddly gift for a child, or even an adult. So many of our yarns are just perfect for toys whether your choice is Special DK, Life, Naturals Bamboo+Cotton or...

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Vote for our June make along

3rd June 2021

Our June make along is just around the corner so we thought we would ask you to vote for the pattern you would most like to make. First up is this lovely wrap in Naturals Organic Cotton, pattern 9836. Next...

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Taming your stash

27th May 2021

If you're anything like us your yarn lives in bags, baskets, behind the sofa or by the side of your bed, depending on what project you are working on at the time. Some of our WIPs never get completed and we...

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A Special Celebration

20th May 2021

It’s a very exciting week for us at Stylecraft. Not only are we launching three new shades in Special DK - Hint of Silver, Warm Grey and Gingerbread - but this brings the total number of shades in the...

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Little Bundles of Joy

13th May 2021

Spring has well and truly sprung.  The lambs are gambolling, the chicks are cheeping, and the bunnies are frolicking. It’s kind of traditional to think about babies at this time of year so we thought we would...

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Clever Crafters

22nd April 2021

Today we'd like to celebrate our Clever Crafters who have appeared each week on our social media for several years now. It’s our chance to see what you have all been making when we invite you to show us...

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Yarn shops are open again

15th April 2021

This week our much-loved yarn shops open their doors again after more than 3 months, although it feels longer, and we couldn't be more thrilled. Anne Louise and Thistle Woolshops in Cowplain and...

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March Make Along

25th March 2021

This month’s make along is this lovely Zig Zag hat and fingerless mitts pattern, which is free to download here. The set has been specially designed for us using Highland Heathers in four shades,...

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Friday 5

11th March 2021

You may have noticed a new feature on our social media – the Friday 5 – mini colour palettes of 5 colours from our ranges.   We have always loved the different ways our Blogstars and you put...

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Naturals Organic Cotton

4th March 2021

Each season we are proud to launch new and exciting yarns but this year we have something extra-special for you. Drum roll, please for Naturals Organic Cotton. This is the second yarn in our Naturals...

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Bargello

25th February 2021

Have you been tempted by the latest project in our Makealong group? The Bargello Blocks Throw has been designed by Blogstar Michelle Westlund who is based in Australia. It features an amazing optical...

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Yarn Substitution

18th February 2021

If, like us, you spend many happy hours browsing patterns online, the chances are you will have found a design you love the look of that uses a yarn you can’t get hold of. Or you might be lucky enough to have a...

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Stitch markers

11th February 2021

For knitters and crocheters, stitch markers can be a real marmite subject. We are going to confess right here and now that we love, love, love them. Not only are they very pretty but they are so useful...

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Optimistic colours, fluid shapes and texture

4th February 2021

We are so excited to show you our first launch for Spring Summer 2021.  We have a lovely new yarn and gorgeous patterns for all the family You and Me Mother and daughter patterns are so very...

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Resilience in bloom

19th January 2021

Emily Littlefair is our newest Blogstar and she has been part of our family for just over a year.  Her blog is called The Loopy Stitch, where she explores her love for crochet from the beautiful Sunshine Coast in...

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Wishing you a peaceful Christmas

23rd December 2020

As we say goodbye to an extraordinarily challenging year, we wanted to thank you for being such wonderful customers and fans of Stylecraft - it means so much to us know you are out there. We also wanted to thank...

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Perfect for Christmas

15th December 2020

Do you remember last year we launched a pattern for a gorgeous doll called Jessie for knitters and for crocheters? She featured in our September Make Along which you can read about here. One of our Stylecraft...

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Christmas Giveaway

10th December 2020

It's time for our Christmas giveaway and this year we have come up with a humdinger! We are giving one lucky knitter or crocheter the chance to win the yarn and pattern for each one of the MALs we ran this year...

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Blogstar Spotlight Emma Varnam

26th November 2020

It’s always a happy day at Stylecraft HQ when one of Emma Varnam’s books lands on our desk.  We just love her designs and the elegant styling of all the photos, but most of all they are just plain...

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Granny Shawl Make Along

12th November 2020

Today you can join us for a brand new Make Along over in our group, created by our Blogstar, Heather Leal. Heather has an amazing eye for colour putting together different palettes of Stylecraft yarns...

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Top tips for making toys

10th June 2021

A knitted or crocheted toy makes a lovely, soft, and cuddly gift for a child, or even an adult. So many of our yarns are just perfect for toys whether your choice is Special DK, Life,...

Read article

Vote for our June make along

3rd June 2021

Our June make along is just around the corner so we thought we would ask you to vote for the pattern you would most like to make. First up is this lovely wrap in Naturals Organic Cotton,...

Read article

Taming your stash

27th May 2021

If you're anything like us your yarn lives in bags, baskets, behind the sofa or by the side of your bed, depending on what project you are working on at the time. Some of our WIPs never...

Read article