We’ve scoured the internet and have compiled our top free Valentines day crochet patterns from bloggers and yarn brands that are perfect for Valentine’s Day on 14th February. So whether you’re making crochet valentines day gifts for your partner, or just have a slight obsession with hearts, we hope you LOVE these free crochet Valentine patterns!


P.S. If you fancy making your partner a slightly less Valentines-themed gift, you can still make them something from the rest of our free crochet projects.

You'll find plenty of crochet Valentine patterns below, but if you would like to hook up some romantic flowers for your loved one, you can find 50 crochet flower patterns and what to do with them here!

Simple crochet heart

Let's get started with the simplest of Valentine's day patterns - a simple crochet heart! You can't go wrong with this sweet little pattern, and even those who are relatively new to crochet can give it a try (you'll just need to know some basic stitches and how to crochet in the round). What we like most is the idea that you can use it as creatively as you wish - it would look great attached to the front of a valentine's card, sew a safety pin on the back for a quick brooch, or hook up a load of them to embellish a plain jumper! Check out our How to crochet a heart tutorial here!

How to crochet a heart

Amigurumi Heart Balloon by Ilaria Caliri

Here's a quick crochet Valentine pattern by Ilaria Caliri that is not only a cute gift but is also a fun and engaging crochet project. Perfect as a cake topping decoration, you can find this free amigurumi heart balloon crochet pattern here.

Free heart crochet pattern

Love mug hug crochet pattern

Nothing beats being curled up on the sofa with a hot drink and your favourite person, and this gorgeous mug hug would make a great surprise crochet valentines day gift to give them with their morning coffee! Find the free mug hug crochet pattern here.

Valentines crochet pattern

Kawaii amigurumi heart crochet pattern

If your Valentine loves all things kawaii, then don't just crochet them a heart - crochet them a heart with an adorable smily face! This free pattern from Hobbii is a fun and quick make, and even if you're not hugely experienced with amigurumi, the pattern also includes some handy photo's to help you through the trickier parts. Find the free kawaii amigurumi heart crochet pattern on Hobbii.com.

Kawaii heart crochet pattern - Valentines crochet pattens

Heart Decoration crochet pattern

Whether you're wanting to decorate your boudoir for Valentines day, or just fancy learning a few different ways of how to crochet a heart, then you'll love this crochet heart pattern by Anne Egan. Find the free crochet heart decoration pattern here.


Valentines day gift bag crochet pattern

If you've already got the perfect Valentines gift in mind, but want to make an extra crochet Valentines day gift, then how about this sweet Valentines day crochet gift bag. Find the free crochet gift bag pattern here.

If you fancy trying your hand at a few different crafts for your Valentine's day makes, then check out our Valentines Craft ideas for 2022! You'll find loads of Valentine's day patterns and projects, from cards to coasters, banners to brooches, you're bound to find the perfect crafty project to celebrate your love!
Valentines day crafts

Valentines Tablecloth crochet pattern

Planning a special romantic meal for Valentine's day? The one way to make it really special (and amaze your partner with your crochet skills) is by hooking up this incredible Valentine's tablecloth pattern by Bernat! Find the free Valentines Tablecloth crochet pattern here.

free heart tablecloth crochet pattern

Free heart brooch crochet pattern

This lovely brooch by Lucy Croft has got to be one of our favourite crochet Valentine patterns! Not only is it a sweet brooch in itself, but we love the old school tattoo-style inspiration behind it. The lettering is embroidered onto the felt banner, so it's easy to customise it with your own message too! Find the free heart brooch crochet pattern here.

Free heart brooch crochet pattern

Hot water bottle by Cherry Heart

Chunky crochet stitches and lovely cross stitch hearts make this hot water bottle cover the perfect crochet valentines day gift to keep your loved one all cosy and warm! You can find the Free Hot Water bottle cover crochet pattern here.


Heart cushion from Drops Designs

Looking for crochet Valentine patterns that are perfect for snuggly evenings on the sofa with your loved one? This crochet heart pattern is a fantastic way of showing your love as well as being a cute was of adding a bit of crochet romance to your home. Find the free crochet heart cushion pattern here.


Heart Granny Square pattern

Combine your love for hearts and granny squares with this fabulous design by Emma Wilkinson. This clever crochet heart square is surprisingly simple, and if you're struggling to think of how you could use it, check out our list of 40+ granny square ideas. You can find the free heart granny square crochet pattern here.

How to make a crochet heart granny square

Heart bag from Wool Warehouse

Here's a fabulous Valentine's crochet pattern that even complete beginners will be able to hook up! This fab crochet heart pattern is perfect as a shopping bag, or you could always use it as a project bag to keep all your lovely crochet makes in! Find the free crochet heart bag pattern here.


Bernat Valentines Scarf from Yarnspirations

With February generally being one of the colder months, a scarf makes a great crochet Valentines day gift. This easy pattern from Yarnspirations is a simple design that you can hook up super-quick, plus we love those super-sweet bobble hearts! You can find the free valentines day crochet scarf pattern here.


Free Brioche heart crochet pattern

Feel like something a bit fancy? Then forget hooking up plain hearts and try tackling these amazing brioche hearts by Lilla Bjorn Crochet instead. This incredibly clever design will prove a bit tricky for crochet beginners, but if you feel up to the challenge we think it's both a fun project to crochet as well as making a sweet gift too! Find the Free Brioche heart crochet pattern here.

Brioche Heart crochet pattern - valentines crochet patterns

We hope you've enjoyed our pick of crochet Valentine patterns. If you're looking for more romantic ideas, why not learn how to crochet a rose or check our crochet bouquet pattern. And if you're looking for the perfect gift to give a crocheter, check out our list of 20 fabulous crochet gift ideas!


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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