When it comes to decorating your Christmas tree, adding a bit of crochet can take it from festive to fabulous! We’ve selected our top 10 Free Christmas decoration patterns from across the internet!
Quick and Easy Christmas Angels
This free Ravelry pattern by Roswitha Mueller is a such a simple make that you can hook up a whole chorus of angels in no time! Find the pattern here!
Little Birdie Decoration
This free tutorial by Attic24 proves that you can try something different with your Christmas tree decorations. Make it in festive Robin colours, or mix it up for a more folk-art style. You can find the free pattern here!
Christmas Tree Ornament
A Christmas tree on a Christmas tree – why not?! These cute little decorations by Annemarie Benthem look great in festive or candy colours! Find the free pattern here!
Nothing says Christmas quite like a snowflake. This quick and easy pattern by The New Crochet looks fantastic in candy-cane coloured yarn. Find the pattern here!
Little Christmas Tree
This Christmas tree decoration is a lovely fancy make, that is actually based off a pin-cushion…so really it’s two patterns in one! You can find the pattern here!
Snowflake Gift Topper
We can’t get enough of snowflakes, and this one even comes with 3 different variations – use it as a gift topper, tree decoration, embellishment motif, coaster – the festive possibilities are endless! Find the free pattern here!
Who wants plain boring old baubles – not us! Dig out last years decorations and give hem a new lease of live with this fab bauble cover pattern. Find the free pattern here!
Christmas Wreath Decoration
These little Christmas wreath decorations are not only super cute, but the pattern also comes with handy step-by-step pictures to help you make it, so it’s perfect for if you’re new to crochet. You can find the free pattern here!
Let’s finish with something fun – this cute little snowman ornament will look great smiling from your tree! You can find the free pattern here!
With all of these free patterns to choose from your Christmas tree is bound to look amazing this year! Don’t forget you can view all of our free patterns here!
Crochet gingerbread heart
This fab little crochet Christmas decoration is by Nina Hogeboom and Nienke Landman. Their free tutorial is up on our blog here.
Crochet jingle bell
These rather adorable little crochet jingle bells are from Ilaria Caliri’s book Amigurumi Winter Wonderland.
Crochet Christmas baubles
Mollie Makes issue 111 came with Lottie and Albert’s crochet Christmas decorations kit!
Crochet Christmas stars
One Dog Woof’s crochet blog includes the free tutorial for these festive crochet stars.
Crochet Christmas light bulbs
Colourful crochet Christmas lights by EnvatoTuts+. Find the free tutorial here.
Crochet Christmas stocking
Hannah Cross’ gorgeous crochet Christmas stocking tutorial is in issue 112 of Mollie.
Crochet Christmas trees
Make Hooked On Patterns crochet Christmas trees and hang them on your tree for Christmas tree inception!
Crochet Christmas puddings
Crafty Cruella’s crochet Christmas puddings look as tasty as the real thing. Use her free crochet tutorial to make yours.
Crochet snowflake decorations
Use Expression Fiber Arts‘ video tutorial to make your own crochet snowflake decorations.
Crochet Christmas pudding hats
Crochet Christmas decorations aren’t just for the tree, they’re for you too. Get festive and crochet Dora’s Christmas pudding hats.
Mini crochet stockings
Here’s Hobbycraft’s tutorial for these rather adorable mini crochet stockings.
Crochet Christmas mice
LucyRavenscar’s crochet creatures make great additions to the tree. Hook up her mice with their little jumpers using her tutorial.
Crochet guardian angels
Craft these beautiful Christmas angels courtesy of Crochet Millan.
Knots & Thoughts Rudolph crochet Christmas decoration is a must-make for this December.
Crochet Joy bunting
We love Thoresby Cottage’s Joy bunting and we’re planning to hang ours across our mantlepiece.
Crochet Christmas robin
Crochet up Furls Crochet festive birdie to Nestle in your Christmas tree.
Crochet Christmas hot chocolate
Keep the winter chill away with The Cozy Chipmunk’s free crochet hot chocolate pattern.
Repeat Crafter Me’s free snowman tutorial is the companion your crochet Rudolph needs.
Crochet poinsettia ornament
Crochet yourself the ultimate Christmas flower using All Free Holiday Crafts tutorial.
Mini crochet ice skates
It’s everyone’s fave sport when it comes to Christmas, so why not make a tiny homage for your tree? Use Suzetta‘s free tutorial to crochet your ice skates.
Crochet Christmas candy cane
What’s the most delicious December treat? Candy canes! Make yours using Amination blogs tutorial.
Crochet Christmas wreaths
Crouton Crafts crochet Christmas decorations are super simple and we love their video on how to crochet this festive wreath.
Crochet Santa hats
Tiny crochet Santa hats are by far the most adorable crochet Christmas decorations. Here’s Crafty Maluz’s tutorial.
Mittens are a December staple and we think Crochet For You’s festive glove will make a fab crochet Christmas decoration.
Crochet gingerbread family
Plant June’s gingerbread people are the most wholesome family we’ve ever seen.
Crochet Christmas candle
Alena Byers candle is the ideal crochet Christmas decoration if you’re going to have little ones running around. Here’s her free tutorial.
Crochet Christmas elf
We’re swapping Elf on the Shelf for Kristi’s amigurumi elves this year. Use her free pattern to whip up some of Santa’s helpers.
All About Ami’s crochet kitten is all snuggled up in his stocking ready for the big day. Find her free pattern here.
Circular crochet Christmas garland
If you’re after a more simple set of crochet Christmas decorations, use Make and Take’s tutorial for these circular garlands. Make yours in colours to match your festive aesthetic.
Crochet Christmas peppermints
Every Christmas jar needs some candy cane peppermints so hook up Petals to Picots sweet treats.
Crochet Christmas penguins
Picto Pals tiny penguin pals are a pair that will love the upcoming wintery months.
Crochet Christmas Nutcracker
Sewrella’s Nutcracker head can be the keeper of your Christmas tree, especially with his official-looking moustache.
Crochet Christmas elk
If you’re a bit over the Christmas reindeer trend then why not crochet yourself Amiguroom Toys‘ festive elk? Every tree needs an elk.
Crochet 3D Christmas baubles
Crochet over outdated baubles to give them a new handmade touch. Use Hopefully Honey’s tutorial and make your Christmas a little more sustainable!
Crochet Christmas Star of Bethlehem
We’ve got another crochet Christmas decoration by the queen of crochet Petals to Picots. Make a sparkly Star of Bethlehem using her free tutorial.
Mini crochet hats
Yarn and Hooks‘ mini Christmas hats are the ideal partner to your crochet glove and ice skate ornaments.
Crochet Christmas cracker
Hands Occupied’s crochet Christmas cracker has our dream colourway. We want real crackers like this!
Crochet Christmas mince pie and carrot
How fab is Laura Cameron’s crochet mince pie and carrot set? A sure winner with Santa and his reindeer.
Crochet Christmas bow
Whether it’s to tie onto a brand new puppy or make a garland for the tree, use Repeat After Me’s video to make yours.
Crochet Christmas presents
Crochet Apron Basket’s colourful presents using her tutorial here.
Crochet Christmas gift labels
Crochet Christmas labels by Nurturing Fibres. Their natural palette makes a nice change from all the bright colours and sparkle of Christmas.
Crochet Christmas jumper garland
Gloves? Tick. Hat? Tick. Jumper? Tick. All thanks to Sarah Jane Hicks pattern on Ravelry.
Crochet Christmas doves
Edangra’s Etsy store is full of beautiful crochet Christmas decorations like these lacy turtle doves.
It doesn’t matter if you’re naughty or nice, you still need an orange on your tree. Click here to get Hands Occupied’s tutorial.
Crochet Christmas polar bear
But if you have a real chocolate orange, decorate it with an adorable little polar bear. Emma Varnam’s blog has penguin and Christmas pudding versions too.
Crochet Christmas sprouts
Back in issue 98 of Mollie Makes they featured @amenagerieofstitches‘ tutorial for these very cute sprouts. You can still buy a digital copy of the issue here.
Crochet Galores shows you how to make these crochet icicles on her blog. A few of these and a few snowflakes and you’ll have a magical winter wonderland.
Crochet Christmas drum
Sostrene Grenes’ blog has three different crochet Christmas decorations for you to make. We love their mini drum pattern and it had us singing the 12 Days of Christmas all day long.
Crochet partridge in a pear tree
And finally, to round off our 51 crochet Christmas decorations, we have a partridge in a pear tree. We’ve come full circle and back to the beginning of the 12 day countdown with Little Conkers pear and partridge pattern.
If you like this pattern, then why not take a look at some of our other Christmas crochet projects: