Christmas Gift Ideas You Can Crochet Today
With the holiday season fast approaching, it’s time to start the gift planning. As you make your list, what are you making this year? A handmade crocheted item is a wonderful gift idea and during this season you have endless ideas from an item someone can wear to a small decorative item to brighten up the holiday home.
Below is a collection of crochet projects to get a start of the Christmas gift-giving process. Give these a look, and you’ll be working away at cute little amigurumi figures or ornaments for your loved ones before you know it!
Ornaments and Décor
- Christmas Tree Crochet Pattern
- Christmas Tree
- Christmas Snowflake Crochet Pattern
- Crochet Christmas Bauble Ornament
- Dee Christmas Surprise Box
- Christmas Set Applique Pattern
Cold Weather Heroes
- Christmas Blanket
- Santa Pillow
- Slippers Boots
- Bean Stitch Mug Cozy
- Cozy Loafer Slippers Crochet Pattern
Soft and Cuddly
- Christmas Hedgehog
- Christmas Reindeer
- Rocco, the Christmas Fox
- Christmas Gingerbread
- Christmas Amigurumi Set
Ornaments and Décor
This is such a clever project! This Christmas tree is made in rows and can be made in any gauge and any size to fit a wooden ring of your choosing. This is a pretty freestyle idea in terms of creativity when choosing color and style of yarn. A great gift to serve as a window or wall decoration as well as tree ornament!
These little trees can be made in various sizes to build up a collection for mantle displays or little villages sitting under the tree. The pattern is at the easy level for a beginner project and is in English and German. Great craft idea to use up small amounts of leftover yarn or scraps. Make them in silver, gold, different shades of green or white to make snowy trees!
How about some delicate snowflakes to dance along windows or sit on the branches of the tree? These snowflakes will add that whimsical winter style to your décor or make a great accent to wrap packages or given as a handmade gift. The pattern consists of a diagram, instructions and plenty of photos to complete this intermediate-level project. The size of snowflakes depends on your choices of hooks and yarn.
A quick and easy crochet bauble ornament pattern to fill up the tree! Add pops of color and crocheted texture to your space this season. Change up the colors to add a variety to your Christmas cheer!
Pack up little treats and trinkets in these cute reindeer boxes. The heads are made of sturdy jute yarn, so they can stand upright. A small amount of stuffing is added to the noses of these little critters to maintain the overall study structure. The rest of the project can be made with scrap yarn. The pattern consists of 17 pages.
These little appliqué designs have a nostalgic and retro look to them. Whip up these designs and add them to any apparel, towels, any type of bag or display them in any way you like. Appliques measure about 3”-3 ½” inches when finished, and you can experiment with your own color choices.
Cold Weather Heroes
This is a festive and comfy blanket with a finished size of 40” x 64”. Follow along with yarn in the Christmas colors of red, white and green or change up your own to make something completely unique and of your own style.
Adorn sofas, chairs or even the beds with this pillow showing off a bit of Santa Claus’ coat and black belt with golden buckle. Cuddle up with cookies and a glass of milk with a set of these cozy cushions.
Stay warm this winter with slippers that look just like your go-to pair of boots! These make a perfect gift for any slipper lover. The pattern is set up for the intermediate skilled and is written in English and German.
Between warm sweaters, slippers, blankets and pillows, stay warm and toasty while the snow falls with a warm cup of hot chocolate. Wrap your hands around this mug, cozy as you take a sip. The pattern is made up of creating the bean stitch for a fun, textured look.
These slippers are made of soft faux fur yarn for incredible indulgence in warmth. This intermediate pattern can result in these slippers within a couple days and can fit women’s sizes 5-10. Bulky weight yarn is used for warmth and sturdiness.
Soft and Cuddly
This little amigurumi hedgehog—named Peter—is skating his way to you. The pattern is made up of 22 pages and 134 photos to help along the way. Makes for a great gift or little friend to sit around the house and makes the season bright.
Harry the Reindeer can be made up to join Peter in the holiday celebrations. The pattern comes with 16 pages and 72 photos to guide you along the creation process. This pattern is available in English, German and Spanish.
Rocco is ready to celebrate Christmas! You can change up the colors if you wish as well as the size by working with a hook of your choosing. There are 9 pages of full details and photos to help you with creating a magic ring, working with chain stitch, single crochet, increases and decreases.
This sweet little couple is easy to make! The pattern has instructions and photos to aid in the creation of two little gingerbread dolls that measure 6-7”. This is available in English, German, French and Spanish.
Add a whole group of holiday friends to your décor or gift to friends. Pattern features to make instructions to make a girl, snowman and bear. Add more to your collection by changing yarn colors.
Peruse this collection of projects and don’t forget to see the related patterns created by these designers and more. There are plenty of wonderful ideas that will have you totally inspired to take out the yarn and crochet hooks out to make a fantastic one-of-a-kind gift this year.