It's our favourite time of year. The leaves are turning, the nights are getting darker and that's the ideal excuse for snuggling under a blanket with a new crochet project (or two!) What's more, our favourite programmes are back on the telly so we can work our hook in time to Strictly Come Dancing and have a slice of something tasty on standby for watching Bake Off! Looking for project inspiration? Take a peek at this fantastic selection of crochet ideas for what to make while you're watching your favourite winter TV shows!
Learn to craft your very own Aimee the giraffe, with Wee Woolly Wonderful's fabulous beginner crochet kits. Each kit comes complete with everything you need, with beginner video tutorials online, plus an 8-page printed pattern booklet with helpful photos. You can even choose from several kit colours! See what's on offer at weewoollywonderfuls.com
This bobbly sofa throw from Crocheted Home by Kate Eastwood is perfect for when the evenings get chilly, or you just fancy an afternoon curled up on the sofa. Made in chunky yarn, it is beautifully warm and the bobbles and pom-poms add a contemporary twist to a simple blanket. Click HERE to buy the book and get started, and visit Makeetc.com for plenty more project inspiration.
Watermelon Sugar High
Looking for a Harry Styles inspired patchwork jacket? Look no further. Crochet this gorgeous granny square jacket designed and modelled by the talented Stitch Kit owner Kirsty Broadbent. It's a perfect project for any newbie crocheter. Click HERE to purchase your one-off kit. Or why not treat yourself to a monthly craft subscription box?
The Mavis of Bushey Haberdashery has been helping crafters create stunning knitting and crochet projects since 1935. Stocked with a range of pattern books like cosy beanie hats and beautiful crochet mandalas, they stock hooks, knitting needles and plenty of yarns in every colour, size and weight you could imagine! Check out their brand-new website Mavisofbushey.com to get buying and follow @mavisofbushey on social media to stay up to date.