What are your plans this Halloween? We’re already excited about what costumes we’ll be wearing, how to best decorate our home and what sweet treats we’ll be giving as gifts! So to help you with some Halloween crochet project ideas we’ve compiled this spooktacular list of our favourite free halloween crochet patterns! Witch one will you be trying?
Free amigurumi crochet bat pattern
Appearing in Simply Crochet issue 49, we are totally batty for this Halloween crochet bat pattern! Designed by our editor, Sara Huntington exclusively for Simply Crochet. Click here to get the free amigurumi crochet bat pattern!
Free crochet pumpkin pattern
How cute are these sweet little crochet pumpkins by Mevlinn Gusick?! This free pumpkin pattern comes with instructions for how to make your pumpkins in 3 different sizes, as well as vines and leaves to complete your ghoulish gourds! Click here for the free crochet pumpkin pattern
Free crochet masquerade mask pattern
If you have a party coming up, make sure you’re belle of the ball with this pretty lace mask! Designed by Alexis at Persia Lou. Click here for the free crochet masquerade mask pattern!
Free lacy crochet pumpkin cover patterns
If you don’t fancy getting all messy carving out your halloween pumpkins, then why not try covering them with these free lacy crochet pumpkin cover patterns. These lovely lace pumpkins by Red Heart will look lovely in any interior! Paint your pumpkins for extra wow factor. Find the free lacy crochet pumpkin cover patterns here.
If you’re a fan of creepy crochet, then why not have a go at this amazing crochet skull jumper by Pony McTate. The filet skull design is super-fun to hook up, and the pattern is now available in sizes 8-36! You can find the pattern on Ravelry!
Free Halloween crochet bag pattern
Be sure to have your Halloween crochet bag ready to receive all of the treats! This easy crochet bag by Drops Design will be just the ticket! Click here for the free Halloween crochet bag pattern.
Free ghost doily crochet pattern
If you fancy showing off your crochet skills this Halloween, then your guests will be amazed by this incredible ghost doily crochet pattern by Marsha Glassner. Click here for the Free ghost doily crochet pattern
Free crochet Frankenstein plush toy
We love this Frankenstein’s monster plushie by Jillian over at Spin A Yarn Crochet! She’s used tapestry crochet and although there’s a bit of sewing involved we think he’ll be the perfect Halloween crochet companion on your little one’s trick or treat trip! Find the free crochet Frankenstein plush toy pattern here.
Free Halloween puppets crochet pattern
Here’s another pattern to keep your little guys and ghouls happy this Halloween! These easy-to-make puppets are a great way to treat kids… and much better for them than sweets! Find the free Halloween puppets crochet pattern here.
Free crochet cat ears headband pattern
If you’re not feline up to a whole fancy dress theme, these cat ears from We Are Knitters will do the job and are a quick and easy Halloween crochet project! Check out the free crochet cat ears headband pattern here.
Free pumpkin basket crochet pattern
Free black cat crochet bunting pattern
Here’s a fab bunting pattern for Halloween… or for all year round if you love cute kitties as much as we do! This easy pattern is quick to make and you can easily make your bunting as long or as short as you need – just keep crocheting those cats! Find the free black cat crochet bunting pattern here.
Free Princess Leia baby beanie crochet pattern
Why not try this original Leia Beanie on your little one this year? It’ll make for a different costume for sure and ensure some funny snaps for the photo album! Head over to the Hopeful Honey website for the free Princess Leia baby beanie crochet pattern.
Free Day of the Dead drinks cosies crochet pattern
We love these super colourful Day of the dead storage cosies, Halloween crochet doesn’t have to be limited to orange, green and black you know! Grab the free day of the dead drinks cosies crochet pattern here.
Amigurumi ghost crochet pattern
This fa-boo-lous Ghost pattern by Sara Huntington from Simply Crochet is so simple we’re making a handful this Halloween. Try turning it into hanging decorations for above the door and for appliquéing onto a wreath for a unique spin! Find the free amigurumi ghost crochet pattern here.
Free pompom Halloween wreath pattern
Ok, so we know this last pattern isn’t really crochet… but we also know how much you love pompoms! This super-simple make is a really quick way of giving your home a spooky makeover – just grab some orange yarn and a pompom maker and you’ll have this made in no time (p.s. if you don’t have a wreath handy, you could always make one from cardboard). Find the free pompom Halloween wreath pattern here.
Bats all for now, folks! Oh, and, we apologise for all of the horror-ible Halloween puns, fangs for bearing with us…
And if you’re looking for more fab free crochet projects, why not take a look at all of our free crochet patterns