Top 10 free crochet patterns for men

Whether you're hooking up fathers day crochet gifts or just fancy making something for the man in your life, here's 10 free crochet gifts for men patterns that your fella will love!

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Published: May 4, 2021 at 9:00 am
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It can be tricky to think of crochet gifts for men, especially when it comes to fathers day crochet gifts, and sometimes a store-bought gift doesn’t have as much heart as homemade. So why not try out one of these top 10 free crochet patterns for men and give him something to cherish. There's everything from crochet tie patterns to beer cosies!


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When it comes to crochet gifts for men, a simple yet classy tie is a quick and easy make that he can wear for even the smartest of occasions! This vintage inspired tie by Tanya Kalyan will go with any outfit, and you could always incorporate stripes or embroidery to really customise it for the man in your life! Download the free crochet tie pattern here.


As well as hooking up your fella a nice crochet tie, you could also crochet him a waistcoat too and complete his crochet outfit. This free mens waistcoat crochet pattern by Ruth Maddock features a fab argyle design, hooked up in classy vintage colours (although you could always mix it up with his own favourite colours). Find the free mens crochet waistcoat pattern here.


When it comes to crochet gifts for men, a good sturdy pair of socks is always a safe option. But you can give your fella some extra special socks with this Diamond Geezer mens crochet sock pattern by The Crochet Project. The pattern covers sizes from baby feet all the way up to adult size 13, and are fully adjustable in length so you can make them the perfect fit... no matter how big his feet are! Find the free mens crochet socks pattern here.

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 Free Vintage Mens Crochet Hat Pattern

Whether your mans a keen golfer or just a fan of flat caps, he'll love this Free Vintage Mens Crochet Hat Pattern! This vintage style golf hat pattern has got some fab post stitch details and is hooked up in dk yarn, so grab some yarn from your stash and get hooking. But if a golf hat isn't really the style of the guy you're crocheting for, there's plenty more free crochet patterns for men for you to choose from - how about this mens bobble hat crochet pattern, or this Red Heart Streetwise brim hat crochet pattern?

 Free Water Rock Tunisian Crochet Mens Scarf pattern

If you 're looking for free crochet patterns for men but also want a fun crochet project that you'll enjoy hooking up too, then you'll love the Water Rock crochet mens scarf by Rohn Strong. It's hooked up in Tunisian crochet and features some stylish slanted crochet stripes! Why not try making it in your fella's favourite colours? You can find the pattern for the Free Water Rock Tunisian Crochet Mens Scarf pattern here.


If you liked the idea of the Water Rock scarf above but haven't quite mastered Tunisian crochet yet, here's a fab free men's crochet scarf pattern that even crochet beginners can make with ease! The cowl design means he won't have any long ends getting in his way (great for if he's mucking about in the garden or workshop), and the simple two-tone stripes in monochrome colours means it'll match with every outfit!


This moustache mug hug from Red Heart has got to be one of the simplest of our free crochet patterns for men! You could easily make it in an evening and it would make a great fathers day crochet gift! Find the free moustache mug hug crochet pattern here.


If you're looking to hook up a special crochet gift for Fathers day (or any other occasion), then a special crochet sweater is sure to go down a treat! Why not try this Red Heart tweed mens pullover crochet pattern, it's a simple make and perfect for men of all ages! Find the free mens pullover crochet pattern here.


If he’s glued to the phone all day, give it a rest with this mobile phone holder pattern. Find the free phone holder crochet pattern here.

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If your chap likes the odd beer (or two), then you could hook him up a special cozy to keep his bottle cool! This fab pattern comes in two sizes, the classic 12oz beer bottle size and a larger 22oz size - that last one will cover his traditional ale bottles too. Why not finish them off with a bit of personalised embroidery too (and of course you've got to include a bottle of his favourite beer to really make this one of the best crochet gifts for men). You can find the Free Beer Bottle Cozy Crochet Pattern here.

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We hope you enjoyed our crochet gifts for men round up! You can find loads more free crochet patterns for men and women in our free crochet patterns section, and remember to share your makes with us on Instagram using the #gatheredmakers.


Matt SpiersDigital Assistant, Gathered

Matt Spiers is a crochet artist and designer who has been overseeing Gathered's crochet articles for over 2 years. He previously worked as Digital Assistant for Simply Crochet magazine and is our in house video editing pro. What started as a hobby a decade ago led to Matt developing a passion (and then a career) with crochet. As well as still regularly writing and designing for Simply Crochet magazine, Matt is a crochet artist in his own right, having displayed and created crochet installations at festivals and fibre events across the UK. You can keep up to date with Matt at @onemancrochet on Instagram.

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