This time of year it's easy to get wrapped up in all the commercialism, slow down the pace by taking time out to relax with your crochet and make some gifts and decorations that can't be bought on the high street.


This Father Christmas mug cosy would make your morning cuppa extra festive and keep your tea warm for longer too! Free pattern to download from Yarnspirations

This is a knit pattern shown above but there is a crochet version of this pattern here on Little Things Blogged.


Crochet Santa Hats for everyone! Rather than buy cheap hats from supermarkets, use your crochet talents to make some hats that will last for years and look fantastic in photos on Christmas day. Download the free pattern from CreatiKnit.


Make a cute little Father Christmas to hang on your tree - free pattern from Lion Brand


This Santa Hat with beard is brilliant - make all your friends and family smile when you turn up in this to the Christmas party! Free pattern here - Ashlee Marie


These Father Christmas crochet cutlery holders would be great for kids place settings - find the free pattern over on String Theory Crochet.  

We have loads more fun Christmas crochet patterns for you to browse here - Free Christmas Crochet Patterns

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