15+ Crochet Patterns for Animals

crochet dog cowl

I have a lot of animals in my life. I volunteer with a friend’s dog doing animal-assisted therapy. I petsit for a few other dogs and cats. My brother runs a dog hiking business in Los Angeles, my mother works at an animal rescue in Tucson. So it’s probably no surprise that I always take notice of crochet patterns designed for pets and other animals.

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Favorite Broomstick Lace Crochet Patterns and Guide to Broomstick Lace

broomstick lace crochet cowl 2

Before I tried broomstick lace, I thought that it would be difficult. Although it takes some adjusting to figure out the right position and whatnot for your own comfort, it’s actually a fairly easy version of the craft and one that I find to be so beautiful. I’ve created a beginner’s guide and a cowl pattern for Red Heart Yarns (shown below) and also collected some of my other favorite crochet broomstick lace patterns here to inspire you.

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