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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

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!

Recent Blog Posts

  • FREE C2C Diagonal Crochet Dishcloth Pattern
    Make a quick and easy diagonal crochet dishcloth with this free pattern using the corner-to-corner method! This fun little dishcloth can be made in endless color combos and is a great way to brighten up your kitchen.
  • Blue Skies Round Crochet Dishcloth Pattern – FREE!
    Quick and easy but with beautiful results: meet the Blue Skies Dishcloth! This round crochet dishcloth pattern uses just a bit of Lily Sugar ‘N Cream yarn or any cotton yarn you have laying around—a great stash buster!
  • Frogging in Crochet: What It Is and When to Do It
    Have you ever heard crocheters talk about “frogging” and wondered what in the world they were talking about? If so, you’re not alone! There is a lot of jargon in crochet, and frogging is one of those terms. So let me help you understand what it means!
  • 20+ Free Easter Crochet Patterns – Eggs, Bunnies, and More!
    Are you ready for Easter? I know I am! Still, last-minute Easter preparations can be stressful. That’s why I prefer to relax and crochet some simple and quick Easter patterns that I can whip up without stress. Today I want to show you some of my favorite free Easter crochet[Read more]
  • 8+ Lion Brand Cover Story Crochet Patterns
    Have you seen the gorgeous Cover Story yarn from Lion Brand? Maybe you have a ball, but you’re not sure what to do with it. If that’s the case, then you’re going to love this post because I have 8+ patterns to show you!
  • BEST Yarn For Crochet & Knit Dishcloths (2022)
    Crochet dishcloths are a staple in many households. I love crocheting dishcloths, but it can be tricky to figure out what materials are best when you are just getting started. In this post I want to break down the best yarn for dishcloths so you can make an educated choice!

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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!