Winter is officially crochet season, so if your yarn and hooks have been gathering dust then it’s time to break them out and get busy!
In the list below, I am delighted to share 29free crochet patterns for winter with you.
From garments and accessories to home decor patterns, there is something for everyone in this list, from beginners to advanced crocheters. And if handmade gifts are on your to-do list this year, then you will be delighted to see plenty of crochet patterns for gifts. 😊
29 Free Winter Crochet Patterns
From garments and accessories to home decor, this list of crochet patterns has something for any crocheter planning out their winter projects!
"The Calida mittens are oh so warm and cozy, and absolutely perfect for keeping little (and large!) hands toasty during the winter. I absolutely adore the texture in these mitts thanks to the front post and back post stitches. This mittens pattern is written for a whopping 8 sizes from Baby up to Adult XL, so it’s absolutely perfect for handmade gift making."
"The Moonshadow Baby Blanket is a cute and cozy throw for your little one to snuggle with this winter. Keep your baby warm and comfy while enjoying a gorgeous moon-lit night scene. The beautiful chromatic look of the WeCrochet Chroma Twist in Cousteau creates a night sky that begs your baby to sleep peacefully."
"Snuggle up this winter under this stunning Nordic Snowflake afghan. It uses corner to corner for the snowflakes which when joined are just gorgeous. This also makes it super easy to make to your sizing requirements - just add more snowflakes!"
"Beautiful crochet beanie using the houndstooth crochet stitch that creates modern winter accessory for the whole family. Pick a main color with different contrasting colors for the stitch pattern to stand out and make matching hats for the whole family."
"Take adorable to the next level with this cheeky crochet fox. Perfect for a woodland decor theme, or as a gift. This is a great beginner ami crochet pattern or for any level of crocheter. There is a video tutorial to guide you through the steps of amigurumi crochet."
"The Hazel Beanie is a wonderfully textured, cozy beanie that comes in 5 sizes with instructions on how to customize it to fit you or your loved one perfectly. Designed to fit comfortably without being too snug or too loose, the Hazel Beanie has a classic fit that will be a staple in your winter wear."
"The Henrietta Cable Headband is a quick and easy winter crochet project that will make perfect gifts for all the family! In sizes baby, child and adult, you can make a matching set and use up that yarn stash you have!"
"Simple crochet stitches and fingering weight yarn create a lightweight and drapey fabric. The Dark Matter shawl is a crescent shaped shawl with long wings and quite narrow height, perfect to wear on your back or in front under a jacket."
"The Rustic Pines Stocking is a textured crochet Christmas stocking. This beautiful stocking uses a fun cable stitch to create the effect of trees. This pattern is written for worsted weight yarn and creates a stocking with plenty of space for all your Christmas goodies."
"If you want to keep the men in your life warm and cozy scarf, the Winter Color Block Scarf is the perfect gift! It is long enough to style multiple ways and it's worked lengthwise to create a subtle, yet handsome texture. "
"Cozy up on a cold winter day with this wonderful blanket wrap. Granny stripe accents are added to each end for a nice visual appeal to add some color. The main body of this blanket wrap is a 2 row repeat."
"The Pointillism Cowl is a nod to the artistic style of the same name that was popular in the late 1800s. Featuring deliberately placed “dots” to create an aesthetically pleasing series of stripes, this beginner-friendly colourwork pattern is easily customized to create the modern cowl of your dreams."
"When paired with jeans, boots, a turtle neck and felt fedora, the Windin' Vest becomes a go to for this winter. This crochet vest draws the eyes upward with the winding post stitches, and the collar adds warmth and style."
"Comfortable, relaxed, and super chic. The Leafhopper beanie has fantastic texture and goes with any outfit in any environment! Adds a sassy touch to jeans and t-shirt or a classy look to your favorite sweater. Stylish enough to wear year-round, yet warm enough to keep your ears toasty in the fall and winter seasons. The perfect crochet accessory!"
"The Cora Throw is a beautiful combination of stitches providing you with tons of texture and visual interest in a worsted weight yarn that is warm without being too warm! It's the perfect thing to cozy up in with a good book and a cup of tea!"
"Under the tree is a beginner friendly, festive triangle crochet shawl with a fir tree forrest pattern, designed to remind you of a winter alpine mountain side. This shawl will keep you feeling cosy and festive through the Christmas season and beyond."
"Itty Bitty Christmas kitty is the sweetest little festive cat. This little cat works up very quickly and is small enough to hang on the tree, or to peep out of a stocking. A perfect gift for any cat lover."
"Looking for a cute Amigurumi penguin pattern this winter? Well, look no more! This free crochet penguin pattern is the one for you! Her name is Poppy and although she loves to play in the snow, she can't wait to make new friends who will give her lots of warm cuddles. I am sure your little ones will love her!" - Cuddly Stitches Craft
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