60 free Crochet Christmas Decoration Patterns

We've selected our favourite online Christmas decoration patterns for you to choose from

Free christmas crochet patterns

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!


Snowflake Decoration

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!


Crochet Bauble

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!


Snowman Ornament

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

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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

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These rather adorable little crochet jingle bells are from Ilaria Caliri’s book Amigurumi Winter Wonderland.


Crochet Christmas baubles

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Mollie Makes issue 111 came with Lottie and Albert’s crochet Christmas decorations kit!


Crochet Christmas stars

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One Dog Woof’s crochet blog includes the free tutorial for these festive crochet stars.


Crochet Christmas light bulbs

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Colourful crochet Christmas lights by EnvatoTuts+. Find the free tutorial here.


Crochet Christmas stocking

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Hannah Cross’ gorgeous crochet Christmas stocking tutorial is in issue 112 of Mollie.


Crochet Christmas trees

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Make Hooked On Patterns crochet Christmas trees and hang them on your tree for Christmas tree inception!


Crochet Christmas puddings

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Crafty Cruella’s crochet Christmas puddings look as tasty as the real thing. Use her free crochet tutorial to make yours.


Crochet snowflake decorations

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Use Expression Fiber Arts‘ video tutorial to make your own crochet snowflake decorations.


Crochet Christmas pudding hats

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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

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Here’s Hobbycraft’s tutorial for these rather adorable mini crochet stockings.


Crochet Christmas mice

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LucyRavenscar’s crochet creatures make great additions to the tree. Hook up her mice with their little jumpers using her tutorial.


Crochet guardian angels

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Craft these beautiful Christmas angels courtesy of Crochet Millan.


Crochet Rudolph

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Knots & Thoughts Rudolph crochet Christmas decoration is a must-make for this December.


Crochet Joy bunting

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We love Thoresby Cottage’s Joy bunting and we’re planning to hang ours across our mantlepiece.


Crochet Christmas robin

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Crochet up Furls Crochet festive birdie to Nestle in your Christmas tree.


Crochet Christmas hot chocolate

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Keep the winter chill away with The Cozy Chipmunk’s free crochet hot chocolate pattern.


Crochet snowman

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Repeat Crafter Me’s free snowman tutorial is the companion your crochet Rudolph needs.


Crochet poinsettia ornament

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Crochet yourself the ultimate Christmas flower using All Free Holiday Crafts tutorial.


Mini crochet ice skates

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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

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What’s the most delicious December treat? Candy canes! Make yours using Amination blogs tutorial.


Crochet Christmas wreaths

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Crouton Crafts crochet Christmas decorations are super simple and we love their video on how to crochet this festive wreath.


Crochet Santa hats

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Tiny crochet Santa hats are by far the most adorable crochet Christmas decorations. Here’s Crafty Maluz’s tutorial.


Crochet mittens

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Mittens are a December staple and we think Crochet For You’s festive glove will make a fab crochet Christmas decoration.


Crochet gingerbread family

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Plant June’s gingerbread people are the most wholesome family we’ve ever seen.


Crochet Christmas candle

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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

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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.


Crochet kitten

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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

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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

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Every Christmas jar needs some candy cane peppermints so hook up Petals to Picots sweet treats.


Crochet Christmas penguins

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Picto Pals tiny penguin pals are a pair that will love the upcoming wintery months.


Crochet Christmas Nutcracker

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Sewrella’s Nutcracker head can be the keeper of your Christmas tree, especially with his official-looking moustache.


Crochet Christmas elk

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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

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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

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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

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Yarn and Hooks‘ mini Christmas hats are the ideal partner to your crochet glove and ice skate ornaments.


Crochet Christmas cracker

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Hands Occupied’s crochet Christmas cracker has our dream colourway. We want real crackers like this!


Crochet Christmas mince pie and carrot

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How fab is Laura Cameron’s crochet mince pie and carrot set? A sure winner with Santa and his reindeer.


Crochet Christmas bow

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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

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Crochet Apron Basket’s colourful presents using her tutorial here.


Crochet Christmas gift labels

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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

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Gloves? Tick. Hat? Tick. Jumper? Tick. All thanks to Sarah Jane Hicks pattern on Ravelry.


Crochet Christmas doves

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Edangra’s Etsy store is full of beautiful crochet Christmas decorations like these lacy turtle doves.


Crochet clementines

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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

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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

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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 icicles

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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

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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

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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.