Indie Crochet Designers Directory

The Best Free Modern Crochet Patterns

Welcome to my Indie Designers Free Crochet Pattern Directory.
So far, a total of 46 independent designers have contributed to this directory!

Here you will find the best free modern crochet patterns from independent designers, sorted into easy to browse categories.

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.

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Winter Modern Crochet Patterns

Hot new additions…

Free Criss Cross Fingerless Gloves Crochet Pattern

Criss Cross Gloves
Loops & Love Crochet

Happy Hats Free Crochet Pattern

Happy Hats
Dolson’s Crochet

Kana Wanderers Cowl Free Crochet Pattern

Kana Cowl
Sweet Softies

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

Kidult Hat Crochet Pattern

Kidult Hat
Dora Does

Free Criss Cross Beanie Crochet Pattern

Criss Cross Beanie
Loops & Love Crochet

Granny Dot Set Crochet Pattern

Granny Dot Set
Dora Does


Shawls, Wraps & Poncho Crochet Patterns

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

Summer Iris Shawl Free Crochet Pattern

Summer Iris Shawl
Raidy’s Crochet Corner

Soft Easy Shawl Hearts Pattern - Jar of Hearts

Soft Easy Shawl
Joy of Motion

Candy Shop Shawl Free Crochet Pattern

Candy Shop Shawl
Yay for Yarn

Boho Shrug Free Crochet Pattern

Boho Shrug
I Need It Crochet

Bubblegum Fling Shawl Crochet Pattern

Bubblegum Shawl
Crochet Kim

Filet Ribbon Scarf Hearts Pattern - Jar of Hearts

Filet Scarf
Woofter Creations

Ladies Clothing Crochet Patterns

Fresh additions…

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

Summer's End Cardigan Crochet Pattern

Summer’s End Cardigan
Christa Co Design

Free Crochet Cardigan Patterns: Summer Cardigan Crochet Pattern

Summer Cardigan
Joy of Motion

Seafoam Cardigan Crochet Pattern

Seafoam Cardigan
Yay for Yarn

Spring Cardigan Crochet Pattern

Spring Cardi
Christa Co Design

Pretty Spring Dress Crochet Pattern

Pretty Spring Dress
Knitting with Chopsticks


Bags, Purses & Pouch Crochet Patterns

Great new finds…

Hey Summer Tote Bag Free Crochet Pattern

Hey Summer Tote
Raidy’s Crochet Corner

Zig Zag Zipper Pouch Crochet Pattern

Zig Zag Pouch
Loops & Love Crochet

Everygirl Bag Free Crochet Pattern

Everygirl Bag

Shoreline Seeker Tote Free Crochet Pattern

Shoreline Seeker Tote
The Loopy Lamb

Drawstring Pouch Free Crochet Pattern

Drawstring Pouch
Pattern Princess

Butterfly Wings Bucket Bag Crochet Pattern

Butterfly Bucket Bag
Nana’s Crafty Home

Decatur Market Bag Crochet Pattern

Decatur Market Bag
Cozy & Cheer

Fringed Chevron Purse Free Crochet Pattern

Fringed Chevron Purse
Yay for Yarn

Blooming Bottom Market Bag Crochet Pattern

Blooming Market Bag
Sunset Knots


Blankets, Throws & Afghan Crochet Patterns

Le Ciel Bleu Blanket Crochet Pattern

Le Ciel Bleu

Wrap Me In Sunshine Blanket Crochet Pattern

Wrap me in Sunshine
Nana’s Crafty Home

Chevron Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Chevron Blanket
Pattern Princess

Hexagon Baby Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Hexagon Blanket
The Blue Elephants

Sweetheart Baby Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Sweetheart Blanket
Crochet ‘n’ Create

Watercolor Skies Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Watercolor Skies
Yay for Yarn

Summer Storm C2C Blanket Crochet Pattern

Summer Storm Blanket
Crochet in the sun

Spring Garden Blanket Crochet Pattern

Spring Garden Blanket
Lullaby Lodge

Spring to Life Blanket Crochet Pattern

Spring to Life Blanket
Ned & Mimi

Free Bahama Waves Baby Blanket Crochet Pattern

Bahama Waves Blanket
Stitch In Progress

Merry-Go-Round Blanket Crochet Pattern

Merry-Go-Round Blanket
Sweet Softies

Patchwork Throw Free Crochet Pattern

Patchwork Throw
Crochet Kim

Home Decor Crochet Patterns

Newly added…

Starburst Daisy Dishcloth Free Crochet Pattern

Daisy Dishcloth
Lullaby Lodge

Blue Coast Basket Crochet Pattern

Blue Coast Basket
Sweet Softies

Beer Coozie Free Crochet Pattern

Drinks Cozy
Dolson’s Crochet

Chair Socks Free Crochet Pattern

Chair Socks
Knitting with Chopsticks

Popcorn Flower Pincushion Free Crochet Pattern

Flower Pincushion
Lullaby Lodge

River Rocks Water Bottle Carrier Crochet Pattern

Water Bottle Carrier
The Crafty Review

Mandala Placemat Crochet Pattern

Mandala Placemat
Knitting with Chopsticks

Knit Stitch Basket Crochet Pattern

Knit Stitch Basket
Sweet Softies

Rainbow Yoga Mat Bag Crochet Pattern

Yoga Mat Bag
Cozy & Cheer


Decorative, Appliques & Motif Crochet Patterns

Daisy Granny Squares Free Crochet Pattern

Daisy Squares
Lullaby Lodge

Small Flower Applique Free Crochet Pattern

Flower Applique
Crochet ‘n’ Create

Rainbow Colored Bows Crochet Pattern

Rainbow Bows
Jennae’s DIY Studio

Poppy Flower Crochet Pattern

Poppy Flower
Thoresby Cottage

Free Star Portal Square Crochet Pattern

Star Portal Square
Crochet Instinct

Laurel Square Crochet Pattern

Laurel Square
Verve Crochet Art

Leilani Doily Crochet Pattern

Leilani Doily
Verve Crochet Art

Kids & Baby Crochet Patterns

Bunny Lovey Crochet Pattern

Bunny Lovey
Sweet Softies

Love Bear Rainbow Baby Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Love Bear Blanky
Nana’s Crafty Home

Kitty Lovey Free Crochet Pattern

Kitty Lovey
Loops & Love Crochet

Simple Baby Beanie Crochet Pattern

Simple Baby Beanie
Sweet Softies

Bubbly Baby Cardigan Crochet Pattern

Bubbly Baby Cardigan
Knitting with Chopsticks

Free Toy Hammock Crochet Pattern

Toy Hammock
Cosy Crochet

Ribbed Baby Booties Crochet Pattern

Ribbed Booties
Krazy Kabbage

Bouquet Baby Top Crochet Pattern

Baby Bouquet Top
Crochet Kim

Hannah Kids Scarf Free Crochet Pattern

Hannah Kids Scarf
The Crochet Couch

Free Unicorn Headband Crochet Pattern

Unicorn Headband
Made with Love & Yarn

Toys & Amigurumi Crochet Patterns

Crochet Cupcake Free Crochet Pattern

Crochet Cupcake
Loops & Love Crochet

Cactus Couple Free Crochet Pattern

Cactus Couple
Sweet Softies

Sammy the Seal Free Crochet Pattern

Sammy the Seal

Honu the Sea Turtle Free Crochet Pattern

Sea Turtle
Loops & Love Crochet

Chubby Manatee Free Crochet Pattern

Chubby Manatee
Hooked by Kati

Sheep Ragdoll Free Crochet Pattern

Sheep Ragdoll

Snuggles the Bear Crochet Pattern

Snuggles the Bear
The Cozy Chipmunk

Regal the Peacock Crochet Pattern

Regal the Peacock
Hooked by Kati

Chirp the Chick Crochet Pattern

Chirp the Chick
The Cozy Chipmunk

Coral the Mermaid Crochet Pattern

Coral Mermaid
Sweet Softies

Ladybug Bear Crochet Pattern

Ladybug Bear
The Cozy Chipmunk

Free Adorable Apple Crochet Pattern

Adorable Apple
Crochet Wizzard

BBQ Play Food Free Crochet Pattern

BBQ Play Food
Made with Love & Yarn

Quirky Puppy Crochet Pattern

Quirky Puppy
Reny’s Place

Christmas & Holiday Crochet Patterns

Free Baby Snowman Crochet Pattern

Baby Snowman
Sweet Softies

Christmas Wreath Scrubbie Crochet Pattern

Wreath Scrubbie
The Crafty Review

Christmas Tree Skirt Crochet Pattern

Xmas Tree Skirt
Stitch In Progress

Christmas Tree Bunny Crochet Pattern

Christmas Bunny
The Cozy Chipmunk

Elf Amigurumi Crochet Pattern

Loops & Love Crochet

American Flag Placemat & Napkin Ring Crochet Pattern

American Flag Placeset
Nana’s Crafty Home

Carter the Carrot Crochet Pattern

Carter the Carrot
The Loopy Lamb

Bunny Egg Cosy Crochet Pattern

Bunny Egg Cosy
Thoresby Cottage

Spiral Easter Egg Crochet Pattern

Spiral Easter Egg
Krazy Kabbage

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