Making for the home can be one of the most satisfying ways to use your crafting skills. The sense of accomplishment you get when you look around and can say, I made that, is something special. Or perhaps you gift your finished items to family and friends allowing them to be reminded of your thoughts even without being physically present.
Here we have compiled a list of 12 patterns to crochet for your home. Be inspired. Change the colors, make them your own. Bring your sense of personality and crafting style to the projects.
Pillows are a perfect touch. They effortlessly dress up couches, chairs, beds, a cozy reading corner, or a sweet knitting cove. Where you might be conservative with furniture color, you can take advantage of accents to add a pop that can easily be switched up. These three pillow patterns will get you started, however, you can browse more ideas in the pillow patterns category on LionBrand.com.
This cuddly loop stitch pillow will make you want to curl up with it and a good book. It is worked in 5 skeins of Wool-Ease® Thick & Quick® in the “Fisherman” colorway.
The Stadium Pillow is crocheted using Hometown USA yarn. It requires 1 skein each in the colors Rich Chocolate Brown and Natural Beige.
The Big Bloom Pillow uses 9 colors of Vanna’s Choice yarn. This yarnline boasts a wide array of colors, so finding the perfect combination to match your decor will be a breeze!
Trivets, Dish cloths, tables runners, and more. There are plenty of opportunities to crochet kitchen accessories. A few highlights are below, but more can be found
This cheerful table runner was originally crocheted in 5 colors of Cotton-Ease. This yarn has since been discontinued, however, 24/7 Cotton can stand in as a substitution.
Work up this striped dishtowel using worsted weight cotton yarn. Kitchen Cotton is a perfect match.
The Daily Grind Dishtowels are a beautiful kitchen essential. The pattern originally called for Lion Cotton, but 24/7 Cotton will make an easy substitution.
The bathroom is another great spot to liven up with some hand made items. Bath mats, washcloths, and scrubbing mitts are all possibilities. Search for my bath patterns on Lionbrand.com.
These bath projects can all be worked up using Kitchen Cotton yarn. This worsted weight 100% cotton is machine washable making care of your crocheted goods easy and practical to use.
Small space rugs are another great accent piece that can bring a pop of color to an otherwise bare or neutral space. Note: Rugs placed on bare tile or wood floors should have a non-slip backing applied to them for safety. Browse all crocheted rugs on Lion Brand.
All of the rugs listed here suggest a worsted weight cotton yarn. Both Kitchen Cotton and 24/7 Cotton fit this requirement. Play with different color combinations for your decor. The Shaker-Inspired rug and Whimsy Stripes rug can accommodate as many or as few colors as desired.