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Crocheting Hexagons

Free Crochet Hexagon Patterns

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Want to learn how to crochet a hexagon? The following pages teach you everything you need to know about crocheting hexagons; you'll find free crochet hexagon patterns plus free tutorials that teach you how to make these intriguing six-sided shapes in crochet.

Crocheted Granny Hexagon Motif With a Flower in the Center

Crocheted Granny Hexagon Motif With a Flower in the Center
Crocheted Granny Hexagon Motif With a Flower in the Center -- Photo © Michael Solovay

This pretty hexagon motif is crocheted using three different colors of yarn. It features an easy flower motif in the center of the design.

Stencil Bee Hexagon Motif

Sandi Marshall designed this hexagon pattern featuring a grouping of several abstract bee motifs in the center. The free pattern is available at her website, sandimarshall.com; you can click the link above to go to the page where she has posted the free hexagon pattern.

Colorful Hexagons

The link above takes you to a hexagons how-to posted by Lucy at Attic 24. Lucy's hexagons are gorgeous and colorful, although she warns that they are a bit fiddly and require some concentration.

Basic Crocheted Hexagon Motif

Small Basic Crochet Hexagon Motif
Basic Crocheted Hexagon Motif -- Photo © Sandi Marshall

If you've never crocheted a hexagon before, this pattern is a good one to try first. It's similar to the basic crocheted granny square, but instead of four sides, there are six.

The free pattern and tutorial are by Sandi Marshall.

Puff Diamond Hexagon Pattern

Puff Diamond Crocheted Hexagon Motif
Puff Diamond Crocheted Hexagon Motif -- Photo © Sandi Marshall

If you're looking for more of a challenge than the easy hexagonal granny linked above, try this pattern for a puff diamond hexagon. These hexagonal motifs would make a lovely bedspread or afghan, but you could dream up many other ways to use them. This pattern design is by Sandi Marshall.

Sun Rays Hexagon Pattern

Sun Rays Crocheted Hexagon Motif Pattern
Sun Rays Crocheted Hexagon Motif Pattern -- Photo © Sandi Marshall

When you look at this crocheted hexagon by itself, it resembles sun's rays. When you start joining the motifs together, the openwork designs on the motif form interesting diamond patterns.

This original design is by Sandi Marshall.

Boxed Shell Hexagon Motif

Crocheted Hexagon Shape With Circle Center
Crocheted Hexagon Shape With Circle Center -- Photo © Sandi Marshall

This crocheted hexagon starts out with a circle in the center, and then morphs into a lovely textured six-sided motif featuring Sandi Marshall's take on the classic boxed shell stitch. You'll find many different uses for this innovative yet timeless design -- it would make gorgeous bedspreads, throws and table linens.

Shells and Loops Large Crocheted Hexagon Motif

Crocheted Hexagon Motif for Experienced Crocheters
Crocheted Hexagon Motif for Experienced Crocheters -- Photo and Pattern © Sandi Marshall

This large hexagon is lovely, but it's not recommended for total beginners. This pattern design is by Sandi Marshall.

Mini Cables Hexagon Pattern

Crocheted Hexagon Pattern With Mini Cables Design
Crocheted Hexagon Pattern With Mini Cables Design -- Photo © Sandi Marshall

This hexagon features intriguing textured details that resemble tiny cables. If you'd like to crochet a textured aran design, this is a great pattern to consider.

The pattern design is by Sandi Marshall.

Watercolor Hexagons Scarf Pattern

Watercolor Hexagons Crocheted Scarf Pattern
Watercolor Hexagons Crocheted Scarf Pattern -- Photo © Sandi Marshall

Wondering what to do with a bunch of crocheted hexagons? There are many different ways you can use them, but here's one fantastic idea: join them together to create a unique, one-of-a-kind scarf.

Sandi Marshall designed this intriguing scarf pattern out of hexagons. You can get the free scarf pattern right here at crochet.about.com.

More Crocheted Hexagons and Hexagon Patterns

The following links take you to free crochet patterns and crochet tutorials posted at other web sites. These patterns and tutorials all include some sort of hexagon theme.

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Crocheting Circles
Crocheting Circles -- Photo © Michael Solovay

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