Simply Crochet Issue 32: Flower Power

So I’m still behind on things at the moment but thought I’d pop a post to let you know what I designed for Simply Crochet Issue 32. I loved the flower power theme we rocked for this issue – perfect … Continued

Vintage Lace Shawl Crochet Pattern

At last I hear you say! A pattern release from HanJan! After a manic time I’ve finally got around to launching my Vintage Lace Shawl that I designed for the lovely Simply Crochet Magazine for their Issue 8 way back … Continued

Simply Crochet Issue 31: Go Retro!

I’ve just realised I’m massively behind on letting you know what I’ve been up to recently! I thought I ought to try and catch up, so here goes. Way back the lovely gang at Simply Crochet Magazine asked me to … Continued

Simply Crochet Issue 30: Jumbo Cactus and Stool Crochet

    Simply Crochet Magazine Issue 30 goes jumbo!   I’m so excited to see my new designs in this months Simply Crochet Magazine – they were so much fun to make! The theme is XXL or jumbo crochet which … Continued

Simply Crochet Issue 29: Fifty shades of grey….

I’ve read Fifty Shades – who hasn’t?! This month Simply Crochet had a little nod to the frenzy that is Fifty Shades and I designed a few projects for the story. You might think that a collection of grey projects … Continued

How to Make Jeans Yarn: A Free Video Tutorial

A while ago the lovely team at Simply Crochet Magazine asked me to design a bag for them – from a pair of old jeans….. What I came up with was a cute clutch bag from Dave’s old decorating jeans … Continued

Pretty in Pink Plaited Crochet Headband: Free Pattern!

Another free little pattern from HanJan today! It’s so chilly out there at the moment I thought you might like a sweet headband/earwarmer to keep you toasty?! It’s super quick and super easy and right on trend at the moment. … Continued

Simply Crochet Magazine Issue 27: Spike Stitch Fitness and Cake…….

The new issue of Simply Crochet is out and I’m so pleased with how my projects look this month! I’ve got a cute cake stand cover in grey and pinks for the ‘Crafternoon Tea’ story and the new stitch section … Continued

Simply Crochet Magazine 26: Granny Fashion

  Just what you need after Christmas – a granny explosion from Simply Crochet to get your hooks into! I’m so pleased with how my granny stripe beanie and flower sqaure bag look.       Lots more exciting projects … Continued