Crochet With Worsted Yarn

You can use all these free patterns to crochet with worsted yarn. Worsted yarn is also known as aran or weight 4 yarn. This is a medium yarn weight and is also one of the most popular as it can be used for so many different projects. Worsted (aran) yarn, can be found in most craft shops and usually has a great variety of colours and fibres to choose from. The recommended crochet hook for this yarn is usually a 5mm crochet hook but the pattern could call for anything between a 4mm – 6mm crochet hook. You might also enjoy my free one colour crochet patterns.


Free patterns to crochet with worsted yarn

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Special Crochet Stitches

After you have learned the 4 basic stitches, there are some special crochet stitches you can learn too. These crochet stitches are more suitable for intermediate crocheters and they can create more texture and interesting designs. Learning the special crochet stitches Once you have learned all the basic stitches,…

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Basic Crochet Stitches

There are 4 basic crochet stitches you will need to learn to be able to master the art of crochet. The stitches are single crochet, half double crochet, double crochet and treble crochet. Most crochet patterns use these 4 basic stitches and this handy guide will give you a…

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Free & Easy Circle Coasters Crochet Pattern

Free & Easy Circle Coasters Crochet Pattern

The free & easy circle coasters crochet pattern is ideal for beginners. The flat circle coasters have a ridge made using the reversed single crochet, also known as the crab stitch. The beautiful round coaster set is used for protecting your surfaces from hot coffee cups. The premium crochet…

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Reverse single crochet stitch tutorial

Reverse Single Crochet Stitch Tutorial

The reverse single crochet stitch is just what you might expect it to be. Instead of crocheting from right to left, you simply crochet in the opposite direction, from right to left. The reverse single crochet is sometimes known as the crab stitch and creates a lovely twirl effect…

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Free Bobble Burst Heart Pencil Case Crochet Pattern

Free Bobble Burst Heart Pencil Case Crochet Pattern

The free bobble burst heart pencil case crochet pattern is works up really quickly and is great for kids who love to fidget! The crochet pencil case makes a great back to school gift for kids or teachers. You could even make one for yourself to keep your crochet…

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Free Gamer Eye Mask Crochet Pattern

Free Gamer Eye Mask Crochet Pattern

The gamer eye mask is easy skill level. To complete the sleep mask project you will need to know all basic crochet stitches and and will need basic sewing skills. The eye mas could also be used as a fun blindfold. It works up really quickly so its a…

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Free daisy applique crochet pattern

Crochet Daisy Applique Pattern – Free

If your looking for a scrap yarn project this Spring you might just love this free crochet daisy applique pattern! The small crochet appliques work up in minutes and look great sewn onto most crochet projects such as baby blankets and hats to give them a pretty, flower theme.…

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Free sunflower applique crochet pattern

Free Sunflower Applique Crochet Pattern

Summer is on its way, and it got me inspired to create a free sunflower applique crochet pattern. This easy crochet sunflower pattern is beginner friendly and the small Summer flower is quick and easy to make. These small crochet sunflower appliqués are perfect to get you in the…

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Free Bubble Burst Blanket Crochet Pattern

Free Bubble Burst Blanket Crochet Pattern

Children of all ages will love this interactive bubble burst blanket with fun bubbles ready to pop and burst. It’s great fun for jumping on at playtime or cuddling up at bedtime. I have found my daughter has been calmer winding down in the evenings as she has something…

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Free Moon & Star Appliques Crochet Patterns

Free Moon & Star Appliques Crochet Patterns

These cute little moon and star appliques are fast and easy to crochet. They can be made in minutes and make adorable decorations for baby bedtime items. Moon & Stars applique crochet patterns The crescent moon applique and little stars are small enough to sew onto baby clothing, toys…

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Moss Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Moss Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The moss stitch is also known as the granite or linen stitch. It’s a very easy 1 row Repeat with double sided texture. Moss stitch description The Moss stitch is reversible and looks identical on both sides. It has tiny gaps but creates a neat and interesting texture. How…

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Elizabeth Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Elizabeth Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The crochet stitch gives the most amazing texture! It’s a 1 row repeat made using the mini bean stitch. It sounds quite intimidating but it really is easy enough when you get the hang of the new stitch. Elizabeth stitch tutorial The Elizabeth stitch is also known as the…

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Suzette Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Suzette Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The Suzette stitch is a very easy 1 row repeat made with the single and double crochet stitches. It’s reversible, fast and easy and gives a lovely texture. Suzette stitch description The Suzette stitch is reversible and looks identical on both sides making it ideal for scarves and blankets.…

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Free Bunny Kids Onesie Pyjamas Crochet Pattern

Free Bunny Kids Onesie Pyjamas Crochet Pattern

The free Bunny kids onesie crochet pattern is designed to fit children aged 2 to 10 years old. My doll sized bunny onesie was such a huge hit I just had to design a matching version for toddlers and children! I also have a free crochet pattern for a…

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Brick Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Brick Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The brick stitch is such a fun, eye catching crochet stitch. This stitch has it all, texture, popping colour combos and it’s reversible. Brick stitch tutorial The brick stitch is reversible and looks identical on both sides. You can get creative and use as many colours as you like…

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Free Black Cat Kids Onesie Crochet Pattern

Free Black Cat Kids Onesie Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my black cat kids’ onesie crochet pattern. I wanted to make my daughter a nice warm Halloween costume this year and came up with the black cat onesie. The best part is that it can also be worn as pyjamas all year round too! Unlike…

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Cupcake Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Cupcake Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The cupcake stitch makes a fun, lacey fabric made up of little cupcakes. It’s great for lot’s of projects especially those with a shabby chic or children’s theme. Cupcake stitch tutorial The cupcake stitch makes a double sided lacey fabric. It’s colourful and quirky and great for a variety…

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Free Koala Sleep Mask Crochet Pattern

Free Koala Sleep Mask Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my Koala sleep mask crochet pattern. Sleep masks are a great sleep aid for children, especially to help them nod off on light summer nights and daytime naps. They also make fun blindfolds too! This cute eye mask is part of my eye mask collection.…

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Strawberry Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Strawberry Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The Strawberry stitch is a bursting with texture and is a fun crochet stitch to learn. The intermediate to advanced stitch is a 4 row repeat and gives a beautiful single sided design. Strawberry stitch tutorial The strawberry stitch makes a very think, solid fabric. It has a fun…

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Free Ladybug Kids Onesie Pyjamas Crochet Pattern

Free Ladybug Kids Onesie Pyjamas Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my Ladybug kids onesie crochet pattern. We love going on family camping trips during the Summer months and these onesies will be perfect to keep my children warm and cosy during the cold nights. I wanted to make a unisex onesie that both boys and…

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Free Bunny Sleep Mask Crochet Pattern

Free Bunny Sleep Mask Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my Bunny sleep mask crochet pattern. Sleep masks are a great sleep aid for children, especially to help them nod off on light summer nights and daytime naps. They also make fun blindfolds too! This cute eye mask is part of my bunny nightwear collection.…

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Free Unicorn Kids Onesie Pyjamas Crochet Pattern

Free Unicorn Kids Onesie Pyjamas Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my free Unicorn kids onesie pyjamas crochet pattern. After making a unicorn onesie for my daughters’ doll, I just had to make her one to match. I couldn’t leave out any other unicorn loving children so I’ve released the onesie crochet pattern for ages 2-10…

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Free Unicorn Sleep Mask Crochet Pattern

Free Unicorn Sleep Mask Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my Unicorn sleep mask crochet pattern. Sleep masks are a great sleep aid for children, especially to help them nod off on light summer nights and daytime naps. They also make fun blindfolds too! This cute eye mask is part of my unicorn nightwear collection.…

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Popcorn Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Popcorn Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The popcorn stitch is the biggest I’ve seen out of all the bubble shaped stitches. It’s single sided but the ‘bubbles’ do pop out in the opposite side with a little push. Popcorn stitch tutorial The popcorn stitch can be used for so many projects and is used for…

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Free Diamond Stitch Cushion Crochet Pattern

Free Diamond Stitch Cushion Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my Diamond stitch cushion crochet pattern. I bought some lovely silver yarn to make something for myself, somehow it ended up being something for our home, ha! I cant be the only one who struggles to treat myself? I did really need some new cushions,…

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Bobble Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Bobble Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The bobble stitch creates a 3D texture, just like little bubbles! Even though its single sided, the reverse has a very interesting design too. Bobble stitch tutorial The bobble stitch makes a single sided 3D fabric. As the name suggests, the stitch looks like little bobbles. Even though it…

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Free Puffy Moon Wall Hanging Crochet Pattern

Free Puffy Moon Wall Hanging Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my Puffy moon wall hanging crochet pattern. This super cute moon and star hanging decoration would look super cute hanging from a nursey wall or even from the side of a cot. My children have taken theirs up to their bedroom and hung it of…

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Free Cotton Yarn Pads Crochet Pattern

Free Cotton Yarn Pads Crochet Pattern

Cotton yarn pads crochet patterns Thanks for checking out my cotton yarn pads crochet pattern. I’ve decided to replace my cotton wool pads with cotton yarn pads, and I will never go back! There’s so many benefits to making the change. Firstly, the eco-friendly face pads will help you…

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Puff Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Puff Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The puff stitch makes a double sided texture making it great for blankets and other reversable projects. Puff stitch tutorial The puff stitch makes a double sided fabric. The puffs are longer and flatter than the bobble or popcorn stitch. They also align slightly to the side creating an…

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Free rose applique crochet pattern

Free Rose Applique Crochet Pattern

My newest design in my easy crochet applique collection is the free rose applique crochet pattern. I’m a little obsessed with these 3D crochet roses lately so I thought I’d share them with you. You can sew them onto any of your projects to make them look instantly pretty!…

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Free Bowtiful 18" Doll Dress Crochet Pattern

Free Bowtiful 18″ Doll Dress Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my Bowtiful 18″ doll dress crochet pattern. For those of you who follow my blog you probably know I have a passion for designing dolls clothes and have been crocheting for 18″ dolls over the last few weeks. I wanted to make a pretty and…

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Moroccan Tiles Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Moroccan Tiles Crochet Stitch Tutorial

The Moroccan tiles crochet stitch is great for making colours pop! The stitch creates a colourful, textured deign. Its double sided too making it perfect for blankets and throws. Moroccan tiles stitch tutorial The Moroccan tiles stitch makes a double sided fabric. It can be used for a variety…

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Free Bunny Dolls Onesie Crochet Pattern

Free Bunny Dolls Onesie Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my bunny dolls onesie crochet pattern. With Easter fast approaching and my passion for crocheting dolls clothes growing I couldn’t resist designing this cute bunny onesie for my daughters doll. I can’t wait to see her face when she see’s her Easter gift next week!…

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Free Shooting Star Doll Pyjamas Crochet Pattern

Free Shooting Star Doll Pyjamas Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my Shooting star dolls pyjamas crochet pattern. To celebrate my daughter finally giving up her dummy (aka pacifier) we bought her a ‘big girl’ doll. Of course we couldn’t leave out her big sister so they now have one each. Unfortunately only one of the…

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Free No Drama Men's Beanie Crochet Pattern

Free No Drama Men’s Beanie Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my No drama men’s beanie crochet pattern. Finally my husband asked me to make him a beanie! Of course being a designer I had all sorts of stitches and ideas running through my head. I was quickly stopped in my tracks when he kindly asked…

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Free Busy Lizzy’s Patchwork Blanket Crochet Pattern

Free Busy Lizzy’s Patchwork Blanket Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my Busy Lizzy’s patchwork blanket crochet pattern. I wanted to make a fun colourful blanket for my children to cuddle up under on our weekly movie nights. It’s also somewhere to attach all the appliqués I’ve been making lately. Busy Lizzy’s patchwork blanket crochet pattern…

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Net stitch crochet tutorial

Net Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The net stitch tutorial is suitable for beginners and experts alike. Made from double crochets and chains it creates a lovely net like fabric with little holes. The stitch is suitable for pretty much any of your crochet projects to add some easy and interesting texture. Net stitch description…

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Free Cupcake Kids Apron Crochet Pattern

Free Cupcake Kids Apron Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my Cupcake kids apron crochet pattern. With homeschooling now being a big part of our family life we’ve been cooking a lot more as a family. We have been learning new recipes and learning how to weigh ingredients, and generally having fun while learning in…

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Quadruple Treble Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Quadruple Treble Crochet Stitch Tutorial

If you ever need a very long stitch the quadruple treble crochet stitch is what you need. It’s made in the same way as the treble crochet, but it’s much taller. Quadruple treble stitch description The quadruple treble stitch is a very tall variation of the treble crochet. So…

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Shell Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Shell Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The crochet shell stitch is great fun and it’s so addictive! As you can see, it looks great in a single or multiple colours. Shell stitch description The shell stitch is reversible and looks identical on both sides. It’s a solid stitch with small gaps. The shell stitch looks…

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Free Snowball Scrunchies Crochet Pattern

Free Snowball Scrunchies Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my snowball scrunchie crochet patterns. Personally I just love homemade hair scrunchies. I think they’re super cute and great for using up scraps of yarn. I wanted to design a winter themed hair scrunchie. After looking through my stash I found a lovely ball of…

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Free Rainbow Christmas Stocking Crochet Pattern

Free Rainbow Christmas Stocking Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my rainbow Christmas stocking crochet pattern. So, I asked my daughters what Christmas stockings they’d like this year and they both replied ‘rainbow!’. Hardly surprising, they’ve been a little rainbow obsessed this year, as have most of the world. We had great fun going for…

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Free Winter Kids Scarf Crochet Pattern

Free Winter Kids Scarf Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my kids scarf crochet pattern. With the weather getting colder my children needed new winter scarfs. Well it was a perfect excuse to get my hook out and start crocheting. These scarfs are so warm and cosy, my daughters love them! Kids scarf description The…

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Free Alpine Christmas Stocking Crochet Pattern

Free Alpine Christmas Stocking Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my alpine Christmas stocking crochet pattern. I just love the texture of this stocking! That being said I’ve always been a big fan of the alpine stitch and what’s more festive than alpines, right? I just can’t wait to make more of these ready for…

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Free Waffle Christmas Stocking Crochet Pattern

Free Waffle Christmas Stocking Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my waffle Christmas stocking crochet pattern. I hope you love it as much as I do! So, I wanted to make sentimental gifts for my family and decided on Christmas stockings! Firstly Christmas stockings are timeless, and secondly they are a massive part of the…

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Waffle Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Waffle Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The waffle stitch stitch is one of my all time favourites! Even though it looks textured and complex, it’s actually a pretty easy stitch to master. In fact, the simple 2 row repeat only uses the double crochet stitch. Waffle stitch description The waffle stitch is a solid crochet…

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Free Little Balloons Crochet Pattern

Free Little Balloons Crochet Pattern

Thanks for checking out my little balloons crochet pattern. My children are always hosting birthday party’s for their mini dolls. My daughter was desperate for some ‘party’ toys to add to her play sets. With this in mind I made a crochet bouncy castle and of course little balloons.…

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Alpine Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Alpine Stitch Crochet Tutorial

The alpine crochet stitch is a 4 row repeat and gives the most amazing texture! Even though its intermediate skill level, after you’ve mastered the first few rows you should find it pretty easy. Personally, I find the alpine stitch interesting enough not to get board, while being not…

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Lemon Peel Crochet Stitch Tutorial

Lemon Peel Crochet Stitch Tutorial

The lemon peel stitch tutorial is an easy one and the stitch is a very simple 1 row repeat and gives a lovely texture, just like the peel of a lemon. Lemon peel stitch description The lemon peel stitch is a solid crochet stitch with no gaps making it…

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Diamond Stitch Crochet Tutorial

Diamond Stitch Crochet Tutorial

I absolutely love to crochet the diamond stitch! It looks so modern and on trend and can be used for so many things. If you have not tried it before I recommend you give it a go. It’s a little tricky to begin with but after you get the…

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