Popular Free Crochet Patterns

There is something so beautiful about creating something to wear or use with your own hands. I aim to help you create a modern, handmade home & wardrobe through my patterns. These are 4 of my most popular patterns!

Frustrated By Crochet Garments? Maybe You're Afraid to even start...

Frustrated By Crochet Garments?

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Trending Crochet Tips

Teaching others to crochet has always been a passion of mine. The 4 articles below showcase some pretty important techniques that you should definitely learn!

crochet lace for beginners

Shop Premium PDF Patterns

The Desert Blossom Crafts Pattern Store has officially launched! In it you will find all my PDF crochet patterns in one place. Browse around the shop here.

Crochet for Christ

“And whatever you do, whether in word or in deed, do it all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks to God the Father through Him.”

I am blessed to be able to use the gift of crochet to bring God glory and spread the gospel of Jesus Christ. Will you join me in this mission?

Featured Christian Patterns

Get Involved

I have various resources on my site that can help you get involved with using crochet for Christ. First of all, be sure to check out my ultimate list of resources for Christian crocheters. This includes things like groups, charities to support, and more patterns.

Secondly, I have also hosted a Christ-centered crochet-along for charity! We can use crochet together to not only help others, but spread the gospel at the same time. Although the CAL is now over, you can use these patterns at any time of year! Learn more HERE!

Meet the Maker

Wondering about the maker behind the blog? Welcome, my name is Rachel! As the creator of Desert Blossom Crafts, I am passionate about all things relating to crochet, Christ, and nature. I’ve been crocheting since I was 9 years old, and I love creating new, modern crochet patterns for you to enjoy!

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Frustrated By Crochet Garments? Maybe You're Afraid to even start...

Frustrated By Crochet Garments?

Download my FREE Garment Cheat Sheets that will teach you the 5 essential components you need to understand to make great-fitting sweaters!