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My goodness, have we actually reached August already? I don’t learn about you however I can’t fairly imagine simply how rapidly this 12 months has flown by, to convey us into the height of summer time. But we haven’t reached the finish simply but, and there may be nonetheless time to squeeze in a last-minute sunny vacation or weekend metropolis break, which brings me to the inspiration for this month’s assortment!
The French Riviera at all times evokes sophistication, stylish vogue, glamorous views and hints of nautical blues with deep reds. With that in thoughts, the designers on this challenge have introduced collectively a lovely assortment of patterns that can set you up for summer time, and even put together you for – regular your self – the return of autumn!
A show-stealer this month must be Cassie Ward’s La Riviera Cropped Cardigan that makes use of Tunisian crochet to create an important layering piece. I’m additionally excited to have a flowing, summer time cotton prime that may be dressed up with heels, or as an informal swimwear cover-up.
It’s not all clothes this month although – we’ve obtained some terrific blankets, from a vibrant quantity via to a traditional chevron design, together with toys, must-have equipment and traditional homewares.
Of course, we’ve a set of superior reads too! Don’t miss the subsequent instalment in our crochet refashion collection, and I’m excited to welcome Sarah-Jayne from Bella Coco (sure, the identify behind your brand-new hook!) to the Crochet Now staff with the launch of her new column.
Do you recognise this mischievous pair from the iconic Beano? Dennis and Gnasher have been icons for teenagers and adults for over 80 years, and now you may crochet your very personal duo with Alison Holloway’s sensible sample! She has captured their likeness and character so effectively – isn’t it wonderful what you may obtain with a hook and a few yarn?
Goodbye for now!