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!

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Crochet and the GOSPEL

“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?

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From September to November of 2020, I’m running my first crochet-along for charity! We can use crochet together to not only help others, but spread the gospel at the same time. 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

  • DK Weight Yarn: What It Is and Where To Find It
    If you’re a new crocheter, you might be overwhelmed with how much there is to learn. It seems like every pattern is just a mess of abbreviations. And that can be hard to figure out if you don’t know where to start. Never fear! I’m glad to help you learn[Read more]
  • Pencil Case Free Crochet Pattern
    Are you ready to make a sturdy pencil case, perfect for a boy OR girl’s shoebox for Operation Christmas Child? This free crochet pattern is just what you need! The Story Behind the Design Let’s just say, this pattern didn’t come about easily. After I thought of doing an OCC[Read more]
  • Timberlane Sweater – Crochet Raglan Sweater Pattern
    Are you looking for a crochet raglan sweater pattern? The Timberlane Sweater is just that! Come grab the cozy crochet pattern and learn a little more about crochet raglans with me! The Timberlane Sweater has been a long time in coming, let me tell you. It all started when I[Read more]
  • Crochet Basketball Scrubbies – Free Pattern for Boys
    Want to crochet a basketball for boys? This free pattern gives you instructions for making your own crochet basketball scrubbie that will hopefully get your little boy excited about washing his face! 😉 Disclosure: this post contains affiliate links. As an amazon associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Crocheting for[Read more]
  • Cute Crochet Bow Headband—Free Pattern with Video Tutorial & Size Chart
    Aren’t crochet bow headbands just the cutest? This free crochet pattern comes with a video tutorial and a size chart, so you can make it for any age!
  • Crochet Face Scrubbies – Free Pattern With Video Tutorial & Printable Packaging
    Have you been wanting to crochet your very own face scrubbies? This free, reusable crochet pattern may be just what you need! These are eco-friendly and easy to make—and I will help you with my step by step tutorial!

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 crocheting sweaters - in 5 DAYS!

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