For either a beginning or experienced crocheter, free crochet patterns are always a boon. Crocheting offers many benefits that include:
When selecting free crochet patterns, it's important to consider the level of expertise. Beginning crocheters need simple patterns and clear directions. Consideration must also be given to the type of yarn, price, weight, and amount of yarn needed for a project. If you are looking for unusual yarns, browsing online is a convenient way to shop. All crocheting patterns designate the correct hook size required.
Whether it's a gift for a new baby, a poncho for a teenager, or an afghan to cuddle up in, check out our "Free Crochet Patterns Resources" section for suggestions on some of the best sites for free crochet patterns.