10 Best Crochet Easter Egg Patterns

If you are looking for a fun way to add a homemade touch to Easter, then these easy crochet eggs are it!

All of these adorable Easter egg patterns are perfect for Easter celebrations as decorations, an Easter egg hunt or as party favors.

How to Make Easter Eggs

You will need some basic amigurumi supplies as well as knowledge of basic crochet stitches. Learn more about each of these below.

Supplies for Easter Eggs

To make a crocheted egg pattern you will need a few materials such as a crochet hook, yarn, and some notions.

  • Yarn: The egg patterns will all use different weights and types of yarns, but the most common yarn weight found throughout these designs are a four weight yarn. (aka worsted weight)
  • Crochet Hook: Each of the egg patterns will have a hook size recommended. Make sure you use the correct hook size for the egg pattern, checking the pattern notes carefully.
  • Other Notions: You may also need a few other crochet supplies as well to make these eggs. Such as a stitch marker, yarn needle (aka tapestry needle), safety eyes and more.

If you are unsure of which yarn to use for these easy crochet Easter eggs, I recommend either Lion Brand 24/7 cotton or Lily’s Sugar’n Cream.

24/7 Cotton

This yarn is made by Lion Brand, and is a Weight 4 – Medium yarn.

24/7 Cotton

Fiber: 100% Mercerized Cotton
Yardage: 186 Yards 3.5 oz
Hook: 4 mm (G-6)
Substitute: Cascade Paradigm Shift

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Lily Sugar’n Cream

This yarn is made by Yarnspirations, and is a Weight 4 – Medium yarn.

Lily Sugar'n Cream

Fiber: 100% Cotton
Yardage: 645 meters / 706 yards (varies)
Hook: 5 mm (H-8)
Substitute: Bernet Handicrafter

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Both of these yarns, are 100% cotton and will make it easy to keep your crochet eggs clean after they are used.

Stitches for Easter Eggs

Most of the easy crochet egg patterns use simple stitches and techniques such as the single crochet stitch, single crochet two together technique and the magic circle.

Single Crochet

Single Crochet Crochet Stitch

Abbreviation: sc
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Single Crochet Two Together

Single Crochet Two Together Crochet Stitch

Abbreviation: sc2tog
Difficulty Level: Intermediate
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You can learn more about each of these easy crochet stitches and techniques above, so you’ll be prepared to make one or all of these crochet Easter eggs.

The Best Crochet Easter Egg Pattern Designs

Explore this collection of Easter Crochet Eggs that are a mix of some free crochet pattern selections as well as paid patterns that I thought you would enjoy.

Not only are these Easter Eggs patterns on the list perfect for all skill levels of crocheters, they are some of the best you can make!

I hope you find lots of Egg patterns to fill an Easter basket with this year with this of the top 10 crochet Easter eggs!

Easter Egg Crochet Patterns

Easter is just around the corner, and what better way to celebrate than by crocheting some adorable Easter eggs! Whether you're a beginner or an experienced crocheter, these cute little eggs are a fun and easy project that will add a touch of whimsy to your Easter decor.

And the best part is, you can use whatever colors and yarn you have on hand to make them your own. So, start by grabbing your crochet hook and some yarn, and let's get started on these festive Easter eggs!