Free Patterns for Crochet Gifts

Whether you are making a crochet gift for Christmas, a birthday or any other ocassion, I hope you can find some joy in both crocheting something wonderful and in seeing the joy your gift brings when you give it as a gift.

I know for me the hardest part of crochet gift giving is picking out what to make! Hopefully with this list, you can find something for everyone on your list.


50 Free Crochet Gift Ideas

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Crochet Christmas Gifts

Before we get to the list of 50+ crochet gift ideas that you can make for any occasion, I wanted to share some easy and free Christmas crochet patterns specifically for Christmas that make wonderful crochet Christmas gifts or crochet Christmas decorations. 

Crochet Christmas Gifts

A) Christmas Booties (make 1 for a candy cane holder!)

B) Christmas Tissue Box Cover

C) Christmas Mug Cozy

D) Christmas Cutlery Holder

E) Christmas Wine Glass Holder / Lanyard

F) Christmas Coasters

G) Christmas Dog Bandana

H) Christmas Wine Bottle Holder

I) Christmas Can Cozy

J) Christmas Pillow

K) Christmas Baby Booties – make 2 for baby’s first Christmas!

L) Christmas Toilet Paper Holder

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50+ Crochet Gift Ideas for Every Occasion

Here are over 50 crochet gift ideas including unique crochet gifts and easy patterns to make as gifts that you can crochet for every occasion.

Thank you to all the amazing designers who created these truly fantastic crochet patterns and for allowing me to feature their patterns on this list.

Hope you enjoy making these free patterns for crochet gifts!

Crochet Gift Ideas

1) Free Crochet Fingerless Gloves Pattern – Mystical Mitts by HanJan Crochet

2) Simple and Easy Crochet Wrap Pattern by Crafting Each Day

3) Crochet Crystal Keeper by The Crafty Therapist

4) Edgewater Cowl Free Crochet Pattern by Two Brothers Blankets

5) Love Pillow Crochet Pattern Jo to the World Creations

6) Lotte Lace Crochet Corner Bookmark by Blue Star Crochet

7) Easy Crochet Soap Saver Pattern by Knitting with Chopsticks

8) Step On – Free Crochet Sock Pattern by Dora Does

9) Mermaid Dreams Cowl Free Pattern by Sunflower Cottage Crochet

10) Crochet Pebbled Texture Adult Hat Pattern by The Crochet Crowd

11) Snowman Belly Pot Holder – Free Crochet Pattern by Blackstone Designs

12) Free Heart Basket Crochet Pattern by Hooked On Patterns

13) Sweet and Simple Crochet Basket Free Pattern by Sweet Bee Crochet

14) Tapestry Crochet Bee Potholder by Raffamusa Designs

15) Merry + Bright Wine Sleeve by Hooks, Books & Wanderlust

16) Fall Vibes Ear Warmer Free Tunisian Crochet Pattern by Noor’s Knits

17) Free Crochet Cowl Pattern by Zamiguz Crochet Creations

18) Chunky Beanie Crochet Pattern by A Plush Pineapple


Give the gift of coasters! These crochet coaster patterns make wonderful crochet gifts for any wine, beer, martini or margarita drinker in your life!

Crochet Coasters

A) Wine Coasters – Free Crochet Pattern

B) Beer Coasters – Free Crochet Pattern

C) Martini Coasters – Free Crochet Pattern

D) Margarita Coasters – Free Crochet Pattern

Drink Coaster Crochet Patterns

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19) Jolie Chunky Button Scarf Free Crochet Pattern by Made with a Twist

20) Personal Pouch: Free Crochet Pouch Pattern by Heart Hook Home

21) Harlynn Cowl & Infinity by A Knotty Habit Designs

22) Crochet Bracelet – Free Crochet Pattern by Wilmade

23) Classic Crochet Teddy Bear by Jen Hayes Creations

24) Crochet Face Scrubbies – Free Pattern by Desert Blossom Crafts

25) Crystalline Infinity Scarf Free Pattern by Through the Loop Yarn Craft

26) Faded Tunisian Beanie Free Crochet Pattern by With Alex

27) Easy Crochet Kitchen Towel by The Knotted Nest

Crochet Gift Ideas

28) Music Notes Pillow Cover by Jo to the World Creations

29) Easy Head Warmer Pattern by DaPerfectMix Creations

30) Star Flap Crochet Purse Pattern Jo to the World Creations

31) Friendship Triangle Scarf Free Crochet Pattern by Straight Hooked

32) Farmhouse Striped Kitchen Towel – Free Crochet Pattern by A Crocheted Simplicity

33) Rails Mitts by RV Designs

34) Mila the Mermaid by Christina Marie

35) Mini Backpack by HandmadebyRaine

36) 2 Hour Criss-Cross Headband by Lindsey George

37) Fluffy Monster by Luna Holmes

38) Moss Stitch Mug Rug Crochet Pattern by Kickin’ Crochet

39) Aurora Shawl – Free Crochet Pattern by DeniMade

40) Crochet Christmas Ornament by Fosbas Designs

41) Tammy the Turtle by Pine Tree Crochet

42) ‘Endless Love’ Pillow by Gentle Rose

43) Free Chase the Rainbow Pattern by Melu Crochet

44) Amigurumi Mermaid Tail Keyring by Charlene Gray

45) Skipping Stones Pillow Free Crochet Pattern by Clickety Sticks

Crochet gift ideas

46) Boot Cuffs Free Crochet Pattern by Lovable Loops

47) Coquina Beach Bag (Small, Medium & Large) Crochet Pattern by Bodhi Life Crochet

48) Paw Print Pillow Cover by Jo to the World Creations

49) Paw Print Coasters by Jo to the World Creations

50) 6 Piece Spa Set by Regina P Designs

51) Tea Time Mug Rug by Sugar Mountain Crafts

52) Crochet Coffee Cozy Pattern by Jo to the World Creations

53) Surface Slip Stitch Crochet Pillow by Repeat Crafter Me

Crochet Gift Ideas

54) Crochet Wine Bottle Holder – Free Pattern

55) Crochet Glasses Case – Free Pattern

56) Crochet Water Bottle Holder – Free Pattern

57) Tuxedo Dog Bandana – Free Crochet Pattern

58) Snowman Pillow – Free Crochet Pattern

59) Crochet Beer Hat – Free Pattern

Crochet Pencil Holder Cover Pattern

And last but not least, this Pencil Holder Cover is great gift idea for a teacher or kid’s desk.


I hope this list has helped you find inspiration for what to make as a crochet gift!

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50 Free Crochet Gift Ideas