Free Crochet Patterns and Crochet Techniques


If there’s one place to find some of the best crochet patterns, it’s here in our free eBook collections. With hundreds of beautiful designs in all your favorite types of patterns and techniques, you'll rediscover your love for crochet hats and scarves, lace and Tunisian, and much more.

These specially crafted downloads are exclusively available to Crochet Me members, so come join the fun and expand your skills with these crochet patterns, tutorials, and techniques.
Accessory Patterns Advanced Stitches Afghan Patterns Amigurumi Patterns Baby Patterns
Bag Patterns Beanie Patterns Beginner Crochet Copyright 101 Charity Patterns
Easy Patterns Embellishments Felted Patterns Flower Patterns Gift Ideas
Granny Squares Hat Patterns Home Dec Patterns Holiday Jewelry Patterns
Kids Patterns Knit + Crochet Lace Patterns Magic Ring Mitten/Glove Patterns
Motif Patterns Scarf Patterns Shaping Guide Shawl Patterns Socks/Slippers
Stitch Guide Sweater Patterns Top Patterns Tunisian Crochet
Free Crochet Accessories Patterns

Accessory Crochet Patterns

From quick crochet headbands to intricate, stunning hooded scarves, this collection of patterns for accessories is sure to become a go to. In this free download you'll find patterns for a:

  • Belt
  • Legwarmers
  • Ring
  • Headband
  • Hooded Scarf

Read more and get your 5 free patterns . . .

A Free Guide to Crocheting Stitches

Advanced Crochet Stitches

Once you've master the basics of crochet stitches, you'll discover there's a whole new world of stitch options available. In this free guide we've gathered all sorts of interesting and popular stitches to help you get to the next level including:

  • Loop stitch
  • Crocodile stitch
  • Bosnian crochet
  • Linked double crochet stitches
  • And much more.
Read more and get your free stitch guide . . .
How to Crochet an Afghan: Free Patterns

Afghan Crochet Patterns

This is the biggest collection of free crochet afghan patterns and instructions that we've ever offered. The Chain Reaction afghan project was a year-long celebration that began with crochet patterns submitted by our favorite designers that were combined with ten reader's choice patterns. In this exclusive free download, we're offering you all twenty delightful square patterns along with step-by-step instructions for getting started on your own Chain Reaction Afghan.

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8 Free Crochet Amigurumi Patterns: Amigurumi Crochet

Amigurumi Patterns

The experts at Crochet Me have gathered together this whimsical Amigurumi pattern collection of wacky new friends for you to crochet. You'll find eight free crochet patterns, including:

  • A sweet crochet bunny
  • Quirky monsters
  • Funky dogs and cats
  • A handsome prince
  • And the not-so-dreaded pirate named Sam.

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Free Baby Crochet Patterns: 9 Free Patterns for Babies

Baby Crochet Patterns

Baby crochet patterns are so hard to resist! Creating a tiny work of art to give to a special little one can be incredibly satisfying. This free eBook from the expert designers at Crochet Me contains nine of the cutest baby patterns you'll find anywhere. Inside you'll find patterns for a:

  • Baby blanket
  • Crochet Booties
  • Dresses and hats for baby
  • A darling Cardigan
  • And a helpful nursing wrap

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Free Crochet Bag Patterns: Crochet Bags

Bag Crochet Patterns

Need a break from those larger, more detailed crochet projects? Crocheting bags can be a great way to practice your stitches with speedy and useful results! Here at Crochet Me, we're happy to offer you seven FREE crochet Bag Patterns from expert designers—a gorgeous addition to any crochet patterns collection. You'll get patterns for a:

  • Market tote
  • Electronics case
  • Small to large sized shoulder bags
  • Slouchy purse
  • Messenger bags
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How to Crochet a Beanie: 5 Free Crochet Beanie Patterns

Beanie Patterns

When it comes to technique, we all love the challenges that a crocheted beanie/hat has to offer! In this collection of 5 incredible patterns, there's a range of styles and ideas to suit crocheters of all skill levels. Get the download to discover:

  • A textured beanie for women
  • A lace inspired design
  • A great man's beanie pattern
  • And more!

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Learn to Crochet: Instructions on How to Crochet: 5 Free Crochet Patterns for Beginners

Beginner Crochet/How to Crochet

The simple crochet patterns included in this free eBook are perfect for beginners. If you've every wondered how to crochet, then you've come to the right place. Crochet Me's free crochet instructions eBook is entirely dedicated to teaching you the basic crochet stitches and guiding you through step-by-step instructions for crocheting five easy designs that you're sure to love, including:

  • A quick beaded pattern
  • Easy mesh scarf
  • Colorful mitts
  • Simple bag
  • And beautiful ruffled scarf

Learn to crochet in no time with this free download. Read more and download your free instructions and patterns . . .

Crochet Copyright 101

Crochet Copyright 101

Know Your Rights: Copyright 101 for Crocheters will help answer any questions you may have about your crocheted works. You will learn that whether you are a designer, simply crocheting a gift for a friend, or even crocheting an afghan for yourself, you have touched the world of crochet copyright. You'll also learn about "fair use" in relation to changing a certain percentage of an original copyrighted piece to make it your own. Whether you're crocheting for enjoyment, profit, or charity, this FREE eBook is an essential tool in ensuring you understand all the laws related to crochet copyright.

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Crochet for Charity: 6 Free Crochet Projects for Charity

Crochet for Charity

If you're looking for some fantastic craftivism ideas to crochet for charity, then look no further! All six of these FREE charity crochet patterns are perfect for beginning crocheters and will bring hours of joy as you create accessories for your favorite charity. Become part of the craftivism movement and get all these free patterns:

  • Comfort slippers
  • Tahoe Hat
  • Helping hand walker bag
  • Cat/dog mat
  • Friendship scarf
  • Baby blanket

Read more and get your 6 free patterns . . .

Simple Crochet Patterns: 5 Free Easy Crochet Patterns

Easy Crochet Patterns

Beginners and advanced crocheters alike will appreciate the beauty and simplicity of the five free and simple crochet patterns in this collection from the experts at Crochet Me. We've included patterns for a:

  • Country rug
  • Simple shrug
  • Crocheted bracelet
  • Linen belt
  • Organic cotton washcloth

All perfect projects for crocheters of all abilities. Read more and get these 5 easy patterns . . .

5 Free Patterns for Embellishing Crochet

Embellishing Crochet

Embellishing your projects with stitching and little finishing touches can take your handmade crochet items to a whole new level! This free collection of crochet embellishment patterns from Crochet Me is perfect for any crocheter looking for a variety of embellishing ideas to keep handy. Learn how to:

  • Cross-stitch on crochet with two different tutorials
  • Add useful features such as straps and buttons to a bag
  • Add a lacy crochet edging pattern on your favorite scarf or blanket
  • Crochet a simple flower motif that you can use to embellish almost anything

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How to Felt Crochet: Felting Instructions eBook

Felted Crochet Patterns

If you've ever wanted to learn how to felt, but weren't sure of how to begin, then this free collection of felt crochet projects is a great place to start. Felt making has been around for years, but it wasn't until only recently that crocheters began experimenting with felting or "fulling". When you download this free eBook you'll get patterns for a:

  • Ribbon weave purse
  • Chevron tote
  • Beaded ring bag
  • Felted hooded vest
Read more and download your 4 free patterns . . .
Learn How to Crochet Flowers with 5 Free Crochet Flower Patterns

Flower Crochet Patterns

Crocheted flowers are fun and quick to create! Simple crocheted flowers can usually be whipped up in less than an hour. More complex flowers can take a little bit longer, but are well worth the effort for embellishing a favorite afghan or dressing up a simple hat or bag. In this eBook we've included these flower patterns:

  • Colorful crochet flowers
  • Corsage in bloom with three different designs
  • Crochet peony
Read more and download your 5 free patterns . . .
Free Gifts to Crochet

Gifts to Crochet

We all know that favorite gifts are often handmade gifts. This wonderful gift pattern collection includes these five easy crochet patterns:

  • Crocheted beanie for men
  • Whimsical set of crocheted juggling balls
  • Easy peppermint scarf and matching hat
  • Crocheted tote bag
  • Adorable baby cardigan

Read more and get your 5 free patterns . . .

How to Crochet Granny Squares: 8 Free Granny Square Patterns

Granny Squares

Granny squares are considered to be the heart of crochet and are also the building blocks for hundreds of crochet projects. The experts at Crochet Me are here to help you explore the versatility of the granny square by offering eight gorgeous free granny square crochet patterns. Including:

  • Granny square afghan
  • Messenger bag
  • Kids granny square pullover
  • Kaleidoscope scarf
  • Colorful headband
  • Bangle bracelet
  • Crochet socks using granny squares and ripples
  • And crochet vest

Read more and download all 8 free patterns . . .

Eight Free Crochet Hat Patterns

Hat Crochet Patterns

Crocheting hats is a great way to practice your stitches with speedy and creative results! Here at Crochet Me, we're happy to offer you these free downloadable crochet hat patterns from our expert designers. All eight designs are a must-have in your crochet pattern collection. You'll find patterns for a:

  • Vintage crochet beret
  • Dainty crocheted lace hat
  • Fedora style crocheted hat
  • Colorful hat with earflaps
  • And four more exciting hat patterns that are sure to inspire your creativity

Read more and download your 8 free patterns . . .

4 Free Crochet Home Decor Patterns

Home Decor

Nothing shows off your love for crochet liking showcasing a few of your favorite crocheted decorator accessories! Crochet home decor patterns are a fun way to change a room, to use up some of your yarn stash, and to simply enjoy the art of crocheting. With these four FREE crochet home decor designs, you'll find unique patterns that are sure to spice up any room including:

  • Block motif pillow
  • Flowered tea cozy
  • Crochet curtains
  • Super easy crochet pillows

. Read more and get your 4 free patterns . . .

Holiday Crochet Ideas Plus Free Christmas Crochet Patterns

Holiday and Christmas Crochet

Unwrap the excitement of the holiday season with crochet patterns that will inspire your celebrations. Perfect for your decor needs, from fall to Thanksgiving, you'll get patterns for:

  • Crochet pumpkin
  • Crochet leaves
  • Mini festive pine trees
  • Chain scarf
  • Dreidel plushie
  • And Christmas tree skirt

. Read more and get your 6 free patterns . . .

Wire and Bead Crochet Jewelry Patterns

Jewelry Crochet Patterns

Whip up a collection of crochet necklaces, bracelets, and earrings to give as gifts or to accessorize your own wardrobe. With shiny beaded crochet, delicate wire crochet, intricate thread crochet, and tiny motif crochet earrings, crochet jewelry is the perfect finishing touch for any outfit. The crochet jewelry patterns in this FREE eBook will inspire you to try a variety of new crochet techniques while creating a:

  • Wire necklace and bracelet
  • Thread bracelet
  • Motif necklace, bracelet, and earrings
  • Bead crochet rope necklace and bracelet

Read more and download your free patterns . . .

Crochet for Kids: 5 FREE Crochet Patterns for Kids

Kids Crochet Patterns

From one of our sweetest crochet dress patterns to one of our most beloved free toy patterns, each of these kids crochet patterns was selected to be a stand-out. Included in this free ebook are patterns for a:

  • Embellished and embroidered cardigan
  • Asian inspired toddler cardigan
  • Poncho pattern with pom-poms
  • Lacy shell patterned dress
  • And adorable crocheted frog

Read more and get your 5 free patterns . . .

Knit and Crochet Patterns

Knit and Crochet

Wonderful fiber delights await crocheters of all skill levels in this exciting collection of 5 knitting and crochet patterns for the experts at Knitting Daily. Combine the best of both worlds by blending crochet and knit stitches to create beautiful one-of-a-kind design ideas. You'll find patterns for a

  • Lacy cable scarf
  • Snow queen hat
  • Two amazing sweaters
  • And adorable finger puppets

Read more and get all 5 free patterns . . .

Learn Beautiful Crochet Lace Techniques with 5 Free Crochet Lace Patterns

Lace Crochet Patterns

Crocheted lace isn't just for doilies anymore! If you're fascinated by the art of crochet lace and are looking for some exciting free designer quality patterns, then you've come to the right place. The experts at Crochet Me have gathered six lace crochet patterns that will help you learn a variety of techniques and tips for creating beautiful crocheted lace accessories. Inside you'll find patterns for:

  • Crochet corset belt
  • Broomstick lace capelet
  • Crocus lace scarf
  • Tunisian lace ascot
  • Victorian-inspired lace bracelet
  • Filet crochet frame

Read more and download all 6 free patterns . . .

The Magic Loop Method: Free Crochet Magic Ring Instructions and Patterns

Magic Ring

One technique every crocheter should know is magic ring. Used to create a no-hole start for projects in the round, this technique is simple to learn and wonderfully useful. Along with instructions for basic and double magic ring, you'll get free patterns for:

  • Easy juggling balls
  • Spiral rug
  • And crochet monster hat

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Free Crochet Mitten Patterns

Mittens and Gloves

This wonderful collection of mitten patterns is a must-have for any crochet enthusiast! Inside this downloadable eBook, you'll find a pattern for:

  • Easy mitts with pocket flap
  • Warm thrummed mittens
  • Lovely lacy fingerless glove design
  • Felted mitten pattern

Read more and get all 4 free patterns . . .

Free Crochet Motif Patterns

Motifs

From circles to squares and beyond, motifs are truly the building blocks of crochet. In this free download you'll learn the basics of how to crochet certain shapes plus how to join motifs as you go for less finishing work. Along with all the helpful instructions you'll get these free patterns: you'll find a pattern for:

  • Cabine de Dentelle Afghan
  • Serene Box Pleat Top
  • Katrina Shawl
  • Ring Around the Posie Top
  • And Carmen's Jazz Scarf

Read more and get all 4 free patterns . . .

8 Free Crochet Patterns: Crochet Scarves

Scarf Crochet Patterns

You can never have too many scarves! These eight FREE crochet patterns from Crochet Me are certain to add a little spice and style to your wardrobe. From lacy elegant crochet designs, to chunky and playful crocheted scarves, there is something for everyone in this beautiful collection of downloadable crochet scarf patterns. Inside you'll find:

  • Zig zag pattern
  • Simple grid design
  • Skinny scarves
  • Sweet lacy pattern
  • Scarves for the kids
  • And big scarf ideas
Read more and get your 8 free patterns . . .
4 Free Crochet Patterns for Women Plus Shaping Guide

Shaping Guide + Patterns for Women

Customizing your favorite crochet patterns is easier than ever, thanks to this free guide. Start off with expert tips on shaping crochet patterns, then try out your new skills on one of four free patterns. There's a:

  • Darling crochet tunic
  • Classic crochet blouse
  • V-neck pullover
  • Asymmetrical lace cardigan.
Read more to get your free shaping guide + patterns . . .
5 Free Crochet Shawl Patterns

Shawl Crochet Patterns

Crochet shawls are not only beautiful, they also show off the versatility and intricacy of the art of crochet. The easy crochet shawl patterns in this collection are a perfect way for a novice crocheter to practice tension, combine stitches, and learn how to follow a pattern. Patterns in this collection include:

  • Sprout Chains Shawlette
  • Flowers for Eryn Wrap
  • Waffle Lattice Shawl
  • Chanson En Crochet
  • Crochet a Hug
Read more and download your 5 free patterns . . .
5 Free Crochet Shawl Patterns

Socks and Slippers

From the legacy of crochet slippers came the crochet sock. Featuring ingenious construction and beautiful patterning, crochet socks and slipper will help keep your feet comfy. Included in this free eBook are patterns for:

  • Creative granny square and chevron stitching
  • Colorful socks with side to side construction
  • Slipper patterns to fit the whole family
  • Easy, comfy slippers
  • Baby and toddler slippers
Read more and download your free patterns . . .
Guide to Different Crochet Stitches from Crochet Me!

Stitch Guide

This free guide to crochet stitches for beginners and all crocheters is packed to the brim with expert advice, detailed instructions, and helpful visual demonstrations. Whether you are just learning, or have been crocheting for years, a working knowledge of the basic crochet stitches is a great resource to keep handy in your craft basket. To help you practice the chain stitch and double crochet technique, we've also included two easy crochet patterns, one for a beautiful scarf and another for quick cuffs.

Read more and get your free stitch guide . . .

How to Crochet Sweaters: 5 Free Sweater Patterns

Sweater Crochet Patterns

It's never too late or too early to learn how to make crocheted sweaters! Although starting a crochet sweater may feel daunting, once you're armed with our expert tips and the right pattern, you will find that making a crocheted sweater isn't so hard after all. The experts at Crochet Me have gathered this delightful collection of sweater patterns and step-by-step instructions for all levels. Patterns include:

  • Easy crochet sweater
  • Simple a-line jacket
  • Knit and crochet turtleneck
  • Comfy weekend cardigan
  • And Tunisian cardigan
Read more and get your 5 free patterns . . .
4 Free Crochet Top Patterns

Tops for Women

With this FREE eBook of free crochet tops for women, you'll discover designs for a vest, wrap, tank top and cardigan - each with its own unique charm and versatility! The five designs included in this crochet top collection are fresh, exciting, and fun. You'll find delicate stitch work for tops that you can wear in warmer weather, yet also transition into layering pieces as the seasons change and get cooler. Patterns include:

  • Wendy's Waistcoat
  • Elfin Tank
  • Flora Kimono
  • And Arc De Triomphe Cardigan

Read more and download all 4 free patterns . . .

4 Free Tunisian Crochet Patterns

Tunisian Crochet

If you've ever wanted to learn about Tunisian crochet or are looking for some versatile patterns to add to your collection, you've come to the right place! This wonderful technique is explored in detail in this wonderful collection of FREE patterns which includes a:

  • Tunisian lace ascot
  • Ruana-style wrap
  • Flip-flop floor pillow
  • And easy placemats

Read more and download these 4 free patterns . . .