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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!

desert blossom crafts angelica cardigan pattern

amore shawl desert blossom crafts pattern

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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!

Recent Blog Posts

  • FREE Red Heart Unforgettable Crochet Patterns
    Are you looking for crochet patterns that use Red Heart Unforgettable yarn? Look no further! Today I want to show you 9 amazing patterns that use this yarn, including scarves, shawls, and beanies.
  • 10 Gorgeous Purple Yarns You Need to Try
    Are you looking for the perfect purple yarn for your next crochet or knitting project? I’ve rounded up a few of my absolute favorites and I am excited to show them to you today!
  • Easy Rectangular Crochet Shawl Pattern – (FREE!)
    Lacy, cozy, stylish…sounds like the perfect shawl to have wrapped around your shoulders, don’t you think? The Eva Rectangular Crochet Shawl Pattern is a lacy shawl that is perfect for an evening out in the Holiday season!
  • Single Crochet Mens Beanie Pattern (Free!)
    Meet the Isaac Beanie – an easy mens crochet hat pattern made from simple single crochet! If you’ve been wanting to crochet a man’s hat but you need something soft, warm, and masculine all at once, this pattern might be perfect. My boyfriend is already loving to wear it on[Read more]
  • 14 Small Crochet Gifts to Make Last Minute
    Do you feel super inspired to make some unique and personal gifts this year, but you just don’t have the time? I know the feeling. These small crochet gifts are not only inexpensive to make, but they’re perfect for when you’re on a time crunch.
  • Ultimate List of Crochet Gifts for Men
    Finding crochet gifts for men that they will actually like can be a struggle. But never fear – today I want to show you a multitude of free crochet patterns that are perfect for the men in your life!

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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!