Indie Crochet Designers Directory

Indie Crochet Designers Directory

The Best Free Modern Crochet Patterns

Welcome to my Indie Designers Free Crochet Pattern Directory.
A collection of the best free modern crochet patterns from independent designers, sorted into easy to browse categories.

So far, a total of 62 independent designers have contributed to this directory!

Simply click on a design you like, and you’ll be taken directly to the designer’s free pattern blog page, Ravelry download, or YouTube video tutorial.

This page will be constantly updated with the latest free pattern releases and great new finds, so be sure to bookmark the page!

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Winter Modern Crochet Patterns

Hot new additions…

Hooded Fox Cowl Free Crochet Pattern

Hooded Fox Cowl
Sweet Softies

Cotton Candy Cowl Free Crochet Pattern

Cotton Candy Cowl
Sweet Softies

Arctic Gem Beanie Free Crochet Pattern

Arctic Gem Beanie
The Loopy Lamb

Puff Triangle Cowl Free Crochet Pattern

Puff Triangle Cowl

Free Criss Cross Fingerless Gloves Crochet Pattern

Criss Cross Gloves
Loops & Love Crochet

Shelltastic Beanie Free Crochet Pattern

Shelltastic Beanie
The Crochet Fix

Boundless Cowl Free Crochet Pattern

Boundless Cowl
Yay for Yarn

Ridge Beanie Crochet Pattern

Ridge Beanie
Crochet Kim

Granny Dot Set Crochet Pattern

Granny Dot Set
Dora Does


Shawls, Wraps & Poncho Crochet Patterns

The latest beauties…

Granny Triangle Scarf Free Crochet Pattern

Triangle Scarf
Bellas Custom Crochets

Rose Finch Capelet Free Crochet Pattern

Rose Finch Capelet
Sweet Softies

Scallops on the Side Scarf Free Crochet Pattern

Scallops Scarf
Crochet Instinct

Laid Back Lace Wrap Free Crochet Pattern

Lace Wrap
Pretty Peaceful

Many Wonders Ruana Wrap Free Crochet Pattern

Ruana Wrap
Nana’s Crafty Home

Jade Pool Scarf Free Crochet Pattern

Jade Pool Scarf
Sweet Softies

Procella Shawl Free Crochet Pattern

Procella Shawl
Joy of Motion

Soft Easy Shawl Hearts Pattern - Jar of Hearts

Soft Easy Shawl
Joy of Motion

Bubblegum Fling Shawl Crochet Pattern

Bubblegum Shawl
Crochet Kim


Ladies Clothing Crochet Patterns

Fresh additions…

Natare Top Free Crochet Pattern

Natare Top
Joy of Motion

Free Crochet Dress Patterns: Summer Sunhat Free Crochet Pattern

Summer Sunhat
Yay for Yarn

Free Crochet Dress Patterns: Summer Breeze Dress Crochet Pattern

Summer Breeze Dress
E’Claire Makery

Free Crochet Cardigan Patterns: Comfy Cozy Cardigan Crochet Pattern

Comfy Cardigan
Yay for Yarn

Free Women's Crochet Patterns: Twinkle Tank Free Crochet Pattern

Twinkle Tank
Ned & Mimi

Coralyn Raglan Free Crochet Pattern

Coralyn Raglan

Aprilis Lace Shrug Free Crochet Pattern

Aprilis Shrug
Joy of Motion

Boho Goddess Kimono Cardigan Free Crochet Pattern

Boho Kimono
Itchin’ For Some Stitchin’

Free Women's Crochet Patterns: Easy Summer Tee Crochet Pattern

Easy Summer Tee
Yay for Yarn


Bags, Purses & Pouch Crochet Patterns

Great new finds…

Vendbar Tote Bag Free Crochet Pattern

Vendbar Tote Bag
The Loopy Lamb

Easy Market Tote Free Crochet Pattern

Easy Market Tote
Loops & Love Crochet

Feather Storm Tote Bag Free Crochet Pattern

Feather Storm Bag
Krazy Kabbage

Pineapple Pouch Crochet Pattern

Pineapple Pouch
Sweet Softies

Beach Please Summer Tote Free Crochet Pattern

Beach Please Tote
Loops & Love Crochet

Eyelet Purse Free Crochet Pattern

Eyelet Purse
Knitting with Chopsticks

Moss Stitch Pouch Free Crochet Pattern

Moss Stitch Pouch
Emma Wilkinson Designs

Beach Blossoms Market Bag Free Crochet Pattern

Beach Blossoms Bag
The Cozy Chipmunk

Zipper Hook Pouch Crochet Pattern

Zipper Hook Pouch
Loops & Love Crochet


Blankets, Throws & Afghan Crochet Patterns

The latest greatest…

French Braid Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

French Braid Blanket
Yarn Hook Needles

Tunisian Bobble Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Tunisian Bobble
Yarn Hook Needles

Striped Thicket Stitch Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Thicket Stitch Blanket
The Loopy Lamb

Peaceful Easy Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Peaceful Blanket
Pretty Peaceful

Vintage Vibes Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Vintage Vibes
The Crochet Fix

Le Ciel Bleu Blanket Crochet Pattern

Le Ciel Bleu

Wrap Me In Sunshine Blanket Crochet Pattern

Wrap me in Sunshine
Nana’s Crafty Home

Hexagon Baby Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Hexagon Blanket
The Blue Elephants

Watercolor Skies Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Watercolor Skies
Yay for Yarn


Home Decor Crochet Patterns

Newly added…

Oval Plaid Basket Free Crochet Pattern

Oval Plaid Basket
Krissys OTM Crochet

Autumn Leaves Fall Table Runner Free Crochet Pattern

Fall Table Runner
Made With A Twist

Colorful Chevron Dishcloth Free Crochet Pattern

Chevron Dishcloth
Pine Tree Crochet

Candy Potholder Free Crochet Pattern

Candy Potholder
Knitting with Chopsticks

Flamin-To-Go Cup Cozy Free Crochet Pattern

Flamin-To-Go Cozy
The Loopy Lamb

Bobble Stitch Hot Pads Free Crochet Pattern

Bobble Hot Pads
Sarah Faith Crafts

Flower Face Scrubbies Free Crochet Pattern

Flower Face Scrubbies
Lens and Yarn

Moss Stitch c2c Washcloth Free Crochet Pattern

Moss Stitch Washcloth
Yay for Yarn

Merry-Go-Round Rug Crochet Pattern

Merry-Go-Round Rug
Sweet Softies


Decorative, Appliques & Motif Crochet Patterns

Latest additions…

Cherry Blossom Free Crochet Pattern

Cherry Blossom
Crochet Cloudberry

Garden of Roses Free Crochet Pattern

Garden of Roses

Ice Flower Granny Square Free Crochet Pattern

Ice Flower Square
Crochet Cloudberry

Heart Wall Hanging Free Crochet Pattern

Heart Wall Hanging
Emma Wilkinson Designs

Granny Flower Hexagons Free Crochet Pattern

Granny Flower Hexagons
Lullaby Lodge

Peaceful Hands Wall Hanging Free Crochet Pattern

Peaceful Wall Hanging
Pretty Peaceful

Daisy Granny Squares Free Crochet Pattern

Daisy Squares
Lullaby Lodge

Rainbow Colored Bows Crochet Pattern

Rainbow Bows
Jennae’s DIY Studio

Poppy Flower Crochet Pattern

Poppy Flower
Thoresby Cottage


Kids & Baby Crochet Patterns

The newest cutest…

Baby Bear Hat and Mittens Free Crochet Pattern

Bear Hat & Mittens
Loops & Love Crochet

Spiral Hexagon Granny Square Hooded Cardigan Free Crochet Pattern

Spiral Hexagon Cardigan
Krazy Kabbage

Kids Racing Tee Free Crochet Pattern

Kids Racing Tee
Christa Co Design

Peaches and Cream Girl’s Vest Free Crochet Pattern

Peaches & Cream Vest
Ned & Mimi

American Belle Kids Free Crochet Pattern

Belle Tutu Top
The Yarn that Binds Us

Happy Feet Baby Socks Crochet Pattern

Happy Baby Socks
Knitting with Chopsticks

Baby Springtime Beanie Crochet Pattern

Springtime Baby Beanie
Sweet Softies

Bunny Lovey Crochet Pattern

Bunny Lovey
Sweet Softies

Simple Baby Beanie Crochet Pattern

Simple Baby Beanie
Sweet Softies


Toys & Amigurumi Crochet Patterns

Latest stuffies…

Small Horses Free Crochet Pattern

Small Horses
Jen Hayes Creations

Tammy the Turtle Free Crochet Pattern

Tammy the Turtle
Pine Tree Crochet

Puppy Dog Free Crochet Pattern

Puppy Dog
Jen Hayes Creations

Owl Bean Free Crochet Pattern

Owl Bean
Sweet Softies

Teddy at the Beach Free Crochet Pattern

Teddy at the Beach
The Cozy Chipmunk

Whale Amigurumi Free Crochet Pattern

Whale Amigurumi
Loops & Love Crochet

Worry Pet Free Crochet Pattern

Worry Pet
Sweet Softies

Giraffe Amigurumi Free Crochet Pattern

Giraffe Amigurumi
Jen Hayes Creations

Sammy the Sheep Free Crochet Pattern

Sammy the Sheep
The Blue Elephants


Christmas & Holiday Crochet Patterns

Newest free patterns…

Pumpkin Patch Bear Free Crochet Pattern

Pumpkin Patch Bear
Crochet To Play

Amigurumi Candy Corn Free Crochet Pattern

Amigurumi Candy Corn
Grace and Yarn

Pumpkin Patch Hat Free Crochet Pattern

Pumpkin Patch Hat
Crochet Kim

Free Spider Garland Crochet Pattern

Spider Garland
Golden Lucy Crafts

Free Rustic Pumpkin Crochet Pattern

Rustic Pumpkin
Yarn + Chai

Free Jack O Lantern Trick or Treat Bag Crochet Pattern

Jack O Lantern Bag
Loops & Love Crochet

Gnome for Christmas C2C Crochet Pattern

Christmas Gnome C2C
Nana’s Crafty Home

Free Baby Snowman Crochet Pattern

Baby Snowman
Sweet Softies

Elf Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

Loops & Love Crochet


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