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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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!

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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!

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    Looking for a lightweight crochet cowl pattern? The Autumn Leaves Cowl uses one skein of fingering weight yarn in a beautiful lacy design!
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    Make a crochet bag with a unique stitch pattern…introducing the Diamond Cable Bag!
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    Do you want to make sure your crochet toolkit is complete? I’ll show you 17 essential crochet tools that will make your life SO much easier. You can use these tools over and over again!
  • DIY Braided Jump Rope for OCC Shoeboxes
    There are just a few more projects that we have for our OCC shoeboxes…it is almost time to send them off! I’ve been enjoying seeing your projects so very much. Today we’re actually going to be doing something a little different than crocheting though! When I was trying to think[Read more]
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    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]

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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!