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Potholders and Hot Pads

Potholders and hot pads are useful items to have in the kitchen. They make reasonably quick crochet projects, and they're a great way to test out new crochet stitches and color combinations.

Free Patterns for Crochet Potholders
Find a variety of free potholder patterns to crochet.

Crochet Hot Pad and Trivet Patterns
Want free crochet patterns for trivets and hot pads? This is the place to get them.

Free Crochet Pattern for Easy Afghan Stitch Potholders
These are thick textured potholders worked in worsted weight cotton yarn. They are easy to crochet. This pattern is great for beginners, but is useful for crocheters of all skill levels. The potholders are crocheted using afghan stitch, otherwise known as Tunisian simple stitch.

Free Crochet Pattern for Pretty Crochet Potholders
These afghan stitch potholders are easy to crochet, but they look fancy thanks to the pretty crocheted v-stitch edging.

Red White and Blue Crocheted Potholders
This striped red white and blue crocheted potholder has cross-stitched details.

Primary Rainbow Potholders
Crochet enthusiasts can use colors in much the same way that artists use paints. These potholders are a perfect example; learn how you can create fascinating color blends using only red, yellow and blue yarns!

Free Crochet Pattern for Colorful Afghan Stitch Potholders
These crocheted potholders will add a jolt of vibrant color to your kitchen.

Free Crochet Pattern for Variegated Earthtone Potholders
Looking for a quick, satisfying project that feeds your creative urge for color, yet doesn't involve weaving in zillions of loose ends? If so, this potholder might be just what you're looking for.

Diagonal Striped Crochet Potholders -- Free Pattern
Get the free crochet pattern and chart for crocheting diagonal striped potholders using the tapestry crochet technique.

Rag Crochet Flower Hot Pad
This hot pad is shaped like a flower! It's crocheted using strips of cotton fabric -- kind of like a rag rug, only much much smaller.

Tapestry Crochet Potholders With Striped Heart Design -- Free Pattern
Cheerful striped heart potholders could be a fun addition to any style of kitchen decor. You'll work these potholders in rows of tapestry crochet, using a free charted design with striped heart motif. Find the free crochet pattern and free chart for crocheting the potholders.

Snowflake Applique Pictures
This picture gallery features project ideas for crocheting a potholder with a snowflake applique. You'll find links to the free crochet patterns so that you can make your own snowflake potholders.

Snowflake Potholders
Find a free crochet pattern for potholders embellished with a gorgeous, yet easy to crochet, snowflake motif.

Free Crochet Pattern for Christmas Potholders
Use this free potholder pattern to stitch up a bit of Christmas cheer for your kitchen.

Gag Gift for Dad -- Free Pattern for Dad's Crocheted Potholders
This crocheted potholder is a funny gag gift for any Dad who hasn't quite mastered the art of barbecuing without burning the food. The potholder says "Dad's Char -n- Grill" and has a cross-stitched border. For the dads who excel at the fine art of barbecuing, you can change the wording to say "Dad's Bar -n- Grill" instead.

Candy Cane Christmas Potholder - Free Crochet Pattern for a Candy Cane...
If you'd like to crochet a candy cane striped potholder for Christmas, this free crochet pattern will come in handy.

Free Chart and Pattern for a Rosh Hashanah Crochet Potholder
Crochet this Rosh Hashanah potholder using the free pattern linked here. The pattern includes a chart for stitching a Rosh Hashanah greeting. The greeting reads "L'Shanah Tovah" and there is an apple motif in the center, symbolizing good wishes for a sweet year.

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