If you love the charm and comfort of patchwork designs, but would rather crochet than quilt, these patterns are for you. Stitch a granny-style patchwork afghan, or craft a stylish handbag from simple crochet squares. These projects may even inspire your own one-of-a-kind patchwork crochet creations.
Contemporary Patchwork Blanket
Circles and chevron patterns add contemporary flair to this modern take on traditional patchwork blankets. Classic granny squares in soothing shades of gray and mocha come to life beside modern patterns and vibrant pink hues in this beautiful, easy-to-make throw.
Colorful Mushroom Applique
Add color and character to sweaters, hats and scarves with this cute and vibrant mushroom applique. The whimsical embellishment isn’t hard to make, and it’s simple to customize for a variety of applications.
Easy Patchwork Throw
This easy pattern has a traditional patchwork design featuring simple squares in three contrasting colors. The afghan is worked continuously, changing colors as noted in the pattern, instead of joining together individually crocheted squares.
Soft Patchwork Ball
Craft a cute and colorful toy for your cat or your two-year-old with this creative idea. It’s a great way to get rid of leftover yarn, and it’s a great take-and-make project if you like to crochet on the go.
Kitty Cat Throw
The cat lover in your life will cherish this adorable crocheted kitty blanket. Individual squares join together to create an over-sized cat face, complete with hand-sewn whiskers and a real jingle bell. Customize the colors for a truly one-of-a-kind creation.
Chic Patchwork-Inspired Sweater
If you’re looking for a challenge, a stunning crocheted sweater incorporates advanced stitching and intriguing squares for a distinctive look. A pattern this advanced is ideal for more experienced crocheters, as it uses colorwork techniques along with cabling and popcorn stitches.
Cozy Snowflake Bedspread
Celebrate winter with this warm and festive granny-square afghan. Granny squares featuring shades of blue and white are joined together to create a giant snowflake when this cozy blanket is complete.
Stylish Patchwork Bag
Just like patchwork blankets, there are endless possibilities for patchwork crochet purses. Join simple, lacy squares in deep fall colors to create an eye-catching bag for everyday use, or choose a shimmery yarn in a subtle hue for dressier occasions.
New to the fabulous world of crochet? Learn how to crochet granny squares and start creating your own patchwork-inspired projects.