Looking for free craft ideas to decorate your beach cottage, sailboat, home or apartment? Check out these free nautical patterns for crochet or other needle crafts. You’ll find a variety of free crochet patterns and charts with a nautical theme. Motifs include fish, lighthouses and more.
This charted design features a dolphin leaping out of the ocean. The pattern design is by Sandi Marshall.
Tropical Fish Color Chart -- Photo © 2000 Sandi Marshall
Use this free chart for working a seahorse design in either filet crochet or cross stitch. The chart could also be adapted for other needle crafts.