Looking for crochet patterns that use Lion Brand’s classic Hometown USA yarn? I have you covered with 16 amazing patterns of all types!
Okay, let’s be honest. Finding and choosing the right yarn for your project can be a really tricky and frustrating process.
With a plethora of yarns to choose from, it can be tedious trying to narrow down the exact bulk, yardage, and material you need. Then price comes into play.
When it comes to super bulky yarns, there is one that has always been my favorite…
Yes. Lion Brand Hometown USA Yarn is not only affordable, but it’s also incredibly soft and easy to work with. This yarn would truly be great for just about any crochet project, but it makes an especially great yarn to use for any fall or winter-themed patterns.
I am very excited to show you 15 of my favorite patterns that use this yarn!
So without further ado, let’s dive right into the list.
16 Hometown USA Yarn Crochet Patterns – the List!
1. Crochet Basket Pattern in 3 Sizes
First up, take a look at this fun Crochet Basket pattern. Aren’t they so cute? This pattern is incredibly quick and simple to make, and, if you’re anything like me and have trouble with organization, then these baskets will definitely come in handy. You can find the free pattern here.
2. Pumpkin Spice Wall Hanging
Nothing screams “fall time” like pumpkin spice themed treats and projects. If you’d like to “spice” up your home for the upcoming fall season, what better way to do it than to make this fun and easy Pumpkin Spice Wall Hanging? This project would also make a great gift for any of your autumn-loving friends. You can get the free pattern here.
3. Knit-Look Super Bulky Slouch (Kids’)
Next up, meet the Knit-Look Super Bulky Slouch Beanie designed by Jennifer from A Crocheted Simplicity. These hats are absolutely adorable and are not only fashionable, but they’re practical too. Using the Hometown USA yarn makes this the perfect cozy hat for the winter. You can find the free pattern here.
4. Close to Home Chunky Crochet Blanket
Have you been looking to crochet a warm and cozy blanket for the winter, but the amount of time that kind of project consumes intimidates you? If so, then this Close to Home Chunky Crochet Blanket pattern is perfect for you! By using the chunky, Hometown USA yarn, this project works up in about one-two evenings. You could even make several of these as Christmas gifts! You can find the free pattern here.
5. Comfort and Joy Cardigan
The next pattern I’d love to introduce to you is the Comfort and Joy Cardigan. I don’t know about you, but I just love sweaters and cardigans. This cardigan is so cozy and beautiful, it makes the perfect layering piece for any fall or winter outfit! You can get the premium pattern here.
6. Crochet Baby Bear Hat
Next up, check out this adorable Crochet Baby Bear Hat. Isn’t this pattern so cute? I just love the little ears! This pattern makes a perfect, quick and easy gift idea for any little ones you know. You can find the free pattern here.
7. Free Chunky Crochet Pumpkin Pattern
Have you been looking for a fun way to decorate your house for the fall? If so, these Chunky Crochet Pumpkins are perfect for you! Not only are these pumpkins fun and cute, but by adding in a cinnamon stick, they’re functional as well. You could make a bunch of these as gifts for friends and family, or for yourself. Check out the free pattern here.
8. Quick and Beautiful Crochet Baby Afghan Pattern
If you’ve been looking for a simple, beginner-friendly baby blanket pattern, then look no further! Meet the Quick and Beautiful Crochet Baby Afghan pattern. Not only is this pattern gorgeous, but it’s also super warm and cuddly. This blanket makes a great last-minute gift for any little ones. You can get the free pattern here.
9. Speedy Crochet Cowl
The next pattern I’d like you to meet is the Speedy Crochet Cowl. This pattern is so warm and cozy, I just love the unique texture! These cowls also work up super quickly and easily, so they make great last-minute gift ideas! This pattern is also really easy to adjust to your specific cowl-preferences. You can find the free pattern here.
10. Mountainside Mug/Jar Cozy
Have you been looking for a fun, fall and/or winter themed gift idea? If so, then I bet you’ll love these Mountainside Cozies! This pattern is quite quick and simple, and it fits a plethora of different sized cups and jars. You can find the free pattern here.
11. Mountainside Wrist Warmers
Next, check out these Mountainside Wrist Warmers. I don’t know about you, but the way gloves restrict my fingers can be really frustrating. But at the same time, having ice-cold hands is also not an option. These wrist warmers are the perfect compromise! Using the Hometown USA yarn makes these wrist warmers super thick and cozy, without restricting any precious finger movement. You can get the free pattern here.
12-13: Mountainside Hat & Cowl
Are you noticing a theme? Trista from Crochet by Trista has 4 patterns in her Mountainside set and they all use Hometown USA yarn! The last 2 patterns in the set are a hat and cowl. Find them at the links below.
14. Textured Crochet Blanket
Up next is yet another amazing blanket pattern. This design is so elegant and snuggly, I just love the thick and cozy texture! This pattern makes a great starter project for beginners, or a fantastic, relaxing project for more advanced crocheters. You can find the free pattern here.
15. Crochet Bobble Headband
Last, but most definitely not least is this elegant Crochet Bobble Headband. Isn’t this pattern gorgeous? Not only does this headband make a great winter accessory, but it’s quite practical and versatile as well. You can find the free pattern here.
Your Questions About Hometown USA Yarn Answered
To finish out this post, let’s do an FAQ!
What Ply is Hometown USA Yarn?
Hometown USA is a 14-ply yarn.
How do you wash Hometown USA Yarn?
Thankfully, Hometown USA is a fully machine washable and dryable yarn! It is super easy to care for. You will never have to worry about throwing your projects in the wash that are made from this yarn.
What Weight is Hometown USA Yarn?
Hometown USA is known as a Super Bulky yarn. It is in the #6 weight category. It definitely feels like a big yarn when you’re working with it, but that is what I love so much about it!
What Can I crochet with Super Bulky Yarn?
There are countless projects you can make with super bulky yarn! The patterns in this list are just a starting point. You can make so many different types of baskets, blankets, garments, and more.
Hometown USA is a fun yarn to work with. If you have an extra ball lying around, I hope you found the perfect pattern for it! This list was certainly fun to come up with and I am happy to feature so many amazing designers.