Somehow I never seem to think of Holiday gifts until just a few weeks before they hit. Maybe some year I’ll finally plan out things a few months in advance, but until then, I find myself turning to projects that are quick to whip up while still being meaningful and beautiful.
I’ve put together a list of gift ideas that are handmade with love, and every single idea comes with a FREE pattern and could potentially be a stash buster for all those mini leftover yarn balls!
Gifts for Around the Home
These gifts are easy to make and can be whipped up in no time. This is great for those friends who just moved, are homebodies or who you simply love spending time in their home and want to bring something in return.
Georgia Tapestry Wall Hanging
Make this beautiful wall tapestry to adorn the walls of your friends new place or cozy up their living room with some hand crafted love.
Herringbone Round Basket Set
Fill this basket with fun holiday treats for the perfect gift basket that can be used around the house.
Bright Side Coasters
Coasters make a great gift and are easy to crochet quickly. Make it a stash buster and give a beautiful rainbow set with these fun lacy coaster patterns.
Lucca Door Stop
Door stops are one of those things you never know you need it till you have it. This simple pattern is easy to follow and can have all types of color combos - make it fun and funky or keep it neutral and cool.
Light up your friends kitchen with these colorful sponge scrubbies that are made with Stitch Soak Scrub Yarn. The classic Granny Square touch makes washing the dishes a whole lot more fun!
The Rolling Hills Wall Hanging
This beautiful wall hanging design shows a sun and moon shining above rows of mountains. Create a custom color pallet based on your friends living space for a beautiful personalized touch.
A lovely handmade decorative pillow is a special touch for a loved ones home. This shell works up quick and can be all color combos.
With bulky yarn and a big hook, this beautiful rug can be done in a few hours for a beautiful gift for a friend. Stick to the cheery yellow or go for a self striping yarn.
Gifts They Can Wear
From hats to scarves to jewelry to socks – crochet can really do it all. These free patterns all create something beautiful and cozy for your loved one to wear and adorn themselves with. Stay close to your loved ones heart with one of these wearable FREE gift idea patterns.
Felici Crochet Socks
Although socks might not be the first thing that jumps to mind when it comes to handmade gifts, a warm, thick pair of crochet socks are truly amazing. This pattern is so easy to follow and we love the self striping look!
Easy Crochet Chunky Knit Hat Pattern
Not only is this super easy to make, but you'll have it done in under two hours. With thick yarn and hook, this hat looks like it's knit while really being crochet.
Crossed Stitch Fingerless Gloves
Using a crossed stitch pattern, these gloves work up quick and are comfy and practical.
Twisted Ear Warmer
Keep a loved one warm with this adorable twisted ear warmer pattern. Another crochet pattern that gives the look of knitting.
Looking Glass Necklace With Knot Center
If you have a friend who loves unique jewelry, this might just be the perfect gift. Create this delicate ornament in just a few minutes
Double Crochet V Stitch Scarf
Lacy but cozy, this infinity scarf only takes a few hours to make and is great for showcasing a beautiful single skien luxury yarn.
3 Hour Crochet Mittens
This super simple crochet pattern creates an adorable pair of mittens great for all sizes. Make a solo pair or some for the whole family!
Perfectly Ruffled Scrunchies
For your friends with long hair, these scrunchies make the perfect little gift. They are so quick to make and you can use all types of yarn!
Holiday Themed Gifts
We all have that someone who loves ALL things holiday themed. Make their holiday that much better with a special holiday themed present made especially just for them.
Crochet Snowman Wine Cozy
Give the gift of holiday cheers wrapped in this adorable handmade snowman cozy! It's the gift that keeps on giving!
Fair Isle Snowflake Christmas Stocking
Stockings are always in style and this beautiful handmade pattern is a touching gift to give someone.
Christmas Star Ornament
Needing only a few yards of yarn, these festive star ornaments are quick to make and can be done in all colors!
Large Crochet Christmas Tree
Another great decorative Christmas gift, these chunky trees are easy and fast to make and so cute for the winter months.
Crochet Snowman Basket
Fill with holiday treats and cheer and gift to a friend for some joy this Christmas season!
3 thoughts on “19 Free Crochet Patterns for Holiday Gifts – Adorable Ideas!”
These projects are beautiful.I will be making some esp. Chemo hats as I survived can.cer and I want to give back. Thank you Jesus.
I was searching for some quick crochet socks to give my daughters on Valentine’s Day (2 days away) and look what I found! :-)
Thanks for this pattern, will share pics when I can
Glad you found it!