Get festive with these free Christmas crochet patterns. Perhaps you're interested in crocheting some homemade Christmas gifts. Or, maybe you'd rather decorate your own home for the Christmas holiday. We've got you covered with some fantastic free Christmas patterns!
If you put up a Christmas tree, perhaps you'd like to decorate it with hand-crocheted and handcrafted Christmas ornaments. We've published a wide variety of different ornament patterns for you to enjoy.
Pictured here: A Christmas tree shaped ornament. The free crochet pattern is available on our website.
Another favorite decoration: this easy Christmas ornament cover works up in a snap! It's a breeze to crochet bunches of these, so you'll be able to give them as gifts plus keep some for your own Christmas tree decorations.
See more Christmas ornaments here.
Edgings and trims make a nice finishing touch for festive projects. I crocheted this edging in Christmas colors, making it extra appealing to use on holiday designs. However, there are bunches of interesting color combinations you could use for crocheting this edging. I offer suggestions suitable for different holidays, and I'm sure you'll be able to come up with other interesting looks as well.
All you need is a little Christmas-themed applique to turn ordinary items "Christmas-y," and this one is a great choice. Just attach the applique to the project or store-bought item of your choice for almost-instant Christmas cheer.
You could fill this festive basket with goodies and give it as a gift to just about anyone on your Christmas gift list. Need some DIY gift basket ideas? If so, you can find them, plus the free crochet basket pattern, right here on our website.
Forget visions of sugarplums. Cupcakes are so much trendier these days, and they're also cute motifs to use for decorating your kitchen. This is especially true during the holiday season, when baking and cooking are likely to be a primary focus of the festivities.
There are many fun cupcake-themed items you could make for your kitchen (and your home) using our free cupcake square pattern. This potholder is adapted from that design; and free patterns are available for both the potholder and the square itself. Feel free to use the square for making other coordinating projects if you like.
This trivet is a fantastic accent to have handy in your kitchen during the Christmas season. Not only is it useful, it's decorative too.
You'll use easy stitches and a chunky textured yarn to crochet this Christmas scarf. The scarf works up quickly and it's really easy, making it a fantastic project for gift-giving.
You can crochet this scarf in two colors, as pictured at left; there's also a solid-color version if you prefer.
Christmas Jewelry to Make
A gorgeous damask-inspired button is the focal point of this elegant Christmas necklace. Since it's relatively quick to make, and the materials are inexpensive, this is a fabulous project for holiday gift-giving.
This necklace was originally designed in pink and yellow. By changing the colors to red and green, and adding a bow embellishment, the necklace is transformed into a merry and bright Christmas decoration for the wearer.
If you're going to spend your holidays in a warm-weather locale, or if you want to start crocheting your Christmas projects in the summertime, this pattern is an especially good choice - it can be worn or made comfortably in any season.
- See the free necklace pattern.
- View the supply lists for the color variations, including details you'll need to make this version of the necklace.
- View a step-by-step tutorial showing how to work the entire project from start to finish.
If you make this pretty bracelet for a Christmas gift, the recipient will be able to wear it all year long.
This afghan is Christmas-y, but it's a design that could be used all winter long.