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Blogstars Garden Party part 1

19th May 2022

Can you believe we are already halfway through the Stylecraft Blogstars Garden Party? What an amazing feast of beautiful designs it has been too. Here is a recap of the first five designs in case you missed...

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Playful patterns

12th May 2022

Spring is traditionally a time for babies, with lambs gambolling over the fields, chicks and ducklings waddling around.  We know how much you love our baby patterns, but have you ever thought of making some toys...

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Blogstars Garden Party

5th May 2022

Spring is definitely in the air now, and we can feel that summer is just around the corner.  Yippee! There is nothing quite like a British summer and there is lots to look forward to, not least because it is...

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Spring Designs for Babies

21st April 2022

We are celebrating the arrival of Spring with twelve new baby patterns featuring New Wondersoft yarns, now with a luxurious cashmere feel. Launched last year, our New Wondersoft range has a blend of acrylic and...

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Under The Sea

14th April 2022

Since we first saw this gorgeous blanket design from Blogstar, Catherine Bligh, we have been counting down the days until it launched and now it has. Yippee! You may know Catherine from her Demelza and Kaleidoscope...

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Something new to learn?

7th April 2022

How are you getting on with your knitting?  Do you need some help? Is there a technique you have always wanted to learn? Our YouTube channel is packed full of tips and tutorials to take your knitting to the...

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Easter Treats

31st March 2022

With Easter just a couple of weeks away, we thought we would give you a quick tour around some of the Blogstars’ designs that would make perfect gifts for your friends and family. Emma Varnam created this...

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The Crochet Edit

24th March 2022

Our second launch for this season is very much focussed on crochet with a colour palette that includes tinted neutrals and floral naturals, so get your hooks ready.   Our Crochet Collection is a gorgeous...

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Mother's Day

10th March 2022

There is still time for you to make something lovely for Mother’s Day.  We have put together some pattern ideas for you, so whether you are making for your own mum, mother-in-law, a sister or a woman who...

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Colours of the World

3rd March 2022

After months of top-secret planning, we can now reveal an exciting collaboration with crafting superstar and friend of ours, Stuart Hillard. A brand-new collection of sock yarns called Head Over Heels - Colours of the...

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Roll on Spring

10th February 2022

We recently launched our first collections for Spring Summer for knitters and crocheters with a delightful new yarn and new shades in a Special XL Tweed, as well as lots of inviting patterns for ladies and...

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Charity Champions

3rd February 2022

Today we are launching a new campaign to celebrate crafters that use their skills to make a difference.  The last two years have taught us so much about the value of community and helping other people. All...

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Knit Along with Stuart Hillard

27th January 2022

Have you come across Stuart Hillard in your crafty journey around the internet?  He was the runner up in the first series of the Great British Sewing Bee and he is well-known for his skills with a sewing machine....

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Crocheted Succulents

13th January 2022

It’s National Houseplant week!   We’ve noticed that plants are having a bit of a moment with more and more people bringing them in to their homes to bring something natural into their living...

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It's a dog's life

6th January 2022

Did you know that it’s Walk Your Dog Month across the world in January?  Not only is it essential that your precious pooch gets plenty of exercise but it’s great for you too.  Why not walk a little...

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Deck the halls

2nd December 2021

Now that it’s December we don’t feel at all guilty about cranking up the Christmas music, getting the Christmas card list out and starting to plan our decorations. There are lots of ways you can make...

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Festive knits

18th November 2021

Have you spotted our Head Over Heels Festive yarn packs in your local yarn shop? The limited edition pack includes one ball of solid red, one ball self-striping yarn, one ball of Fair Isle effect yarn and one...

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Wee houses

4th November 2021

Have you seen our latest Make Along on Facebook and Instagram?  It is the most gorgeous scarf and cowl pattern by Blogstar Julia Marsh, from the blog Hand Knitted Things, called Wee Houses.   Knitted in...

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Top down jumper

14th October 2021

Our Make Along for October is this lovely, cosy jumper by Helen Kurtz from Josie Kitten.  It’s a really interesting construction and the colours just look fantastic together.  If you’ve never...

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More goodies for you

1st October 2021

Our second launch of scrummy yarns are now available in your yarn shop for you to enjoy Highland Heathers Aran   Highland Heathers welcomes a new yarn to the family with the launch of Highland Heathers...

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Blogstars Garden Party part 2

26th May 2022

Last week we showcased the first five designs for the Stylecraft Blogstars Garden Party. This week we are delighted to reveal the final four patterns to complete the festivities. Time for...

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Blogstars Garden Party part 1

19th May 2022

Can you believe we are already halfway through the Stylecraft Blogstars Garden Party? What an amazing feast of beautiful designs it has been too. Here is a recap of the first five designs in case you...

Read article

Playful patterns

12th May 2022

Spring is traditionally a time for babies, with lambs gambolling over the fields, chicks and ducklings waddling around.  We know how much you love our baby patterns, but have you ever thought...

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