Crochet Flower Patterns: Free And Easy Projects

A crochet flower is a great way to add a touch of color to projects like crochet hats, crochet blankets and more. They are simple to make, and can be made in a variety of sizes and colors. These free crochet flower patterns are easy to follow and great for all levels of crocheters to make.

Learn a bit more about the yarn and the stitches you’ll want to know to make crochet flowers!

Yarn for Crochet Flowers

There are many types of yarn that can be used for crochet flower patterns. Some of the most popular types of yarn for crochet flowers include acrylic yarn and cotton yarn.

Each type of yarn has its own unique benefits and drawbacks.

  • Acrylic yarn is a synthetic fiber that is soft, durable, and easy to work with.
  • Cotton yarn is a natural fiber that is soft, absorbent, and easy to care for.

Below are a few of my favorite yarns to use in my patterns.

Vanna’s Choice

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

Vanna's Choice

Fiber: 100% Acrylic
Yardage: 156m / 171 yds
Hook: 5.5 mm (I-9)
Substitute: Lion Brand Heartland

Buy Now Patterns Using This Yarn →

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

Buy Now Patterns Using This Yarn →

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

Buy Now Patterns Using This Yarn →

Crochet Stitches for Flowers

There are many crochet stitches that can be used to create flowers. Some of the most popular stitches are the single crochet, the double crochet, and the half double crochet. However, the technique in how and when you turn, chain or switch to a new stitch matters more than the main stitch in a flower crochet pattern.

Single Crochet

Single Crochet Crochet Stitch

Abbreviation: sc
Difficulty Level: Easy
Learn this stitch →

Patterns Using This Stitch →

Double Crochet

Double Crochet Crochet Stitch

Abbreviation: dc
Difficulty Level: Easy
Learn this stitch →

Patterns Using This Stitch →

Half Double Crochet

Half Double Crochet Crochet Stitch

Abbreviation: hdc
Difficulty Level: Easy
Learn this stitch →

Patterns Using This Stitch →

These stitches can be used to create a variety of different flowers, from simple blooms to more intricate designs.

Free Crochet Flower Patterns

This collection of ten crochet flower patterns are easy to make and look great. From the simple daisy to the more intricate rose, there is a crochet flower pattern for everyone. Any of these free patterns will show you the steps to learn how to crochet a flower in no time!

Basic Crochet Flower Pattern

To make a crochet flower, you will need to know how to crochet a basic chain stitch and single crochet stitch. You will also want to know how to make a magic ring. This small crochet flower pattern is perfect for a beginner.

It works up quickly and is a great way to use up scraps of yarn. The finished flower measures about 3 inches across. Find the free pattern from easycrochet.com.


Blooming Crochet Flower Pattern

This blooming flower pattern is perfect for any springtime project. The soft petals are perfect for adding a touch of color to any pattern, and the simple construction makes it a quick project.

Crochet this spring flower with a four weight yarn and a 6 mm crochet hook. Find the free pattern at easycrochet.com.


Daisy Crochet Flower Pattern

This daisy crochet flower is easy to make and looks great as an embellishment on hats, headbands, scarves, and more.

You will need a worsted weight yarn in white and a small amount of white and yellow yarn (Vanna’s choice), a size G crochet hook, and a yarn needle for weaving in ends. Free daisy pattern from repeatcrafterme.com


Sunflower Crochet Flower Pattern

This crochet sunflower is a beautiful flower that is perfect for Fall. The pattern is easy to follow, and the finished flower makes for a big flower.

You will need a worsted weight yarn and a size I 5.5 mm crochet hook. Free sunflower crochet pattern from easycrochet.com.


Rose Crochet Flower Pattern

This rose crocheted flower pattern is perfect for adding a touch of spring to any project!

The crochet rose pattern is easy to follow, and the finished flower varies depending on how many starting chains that are used. Find the free rose pattern at skiptomylou.org.


Lily Crochet Flower Pattern

This lily crochet flower is perfect for springtime! The delicate petals are easy to make and look beautiful when finished.

You can use this flower as a decoration on a headband, hat, or bag, or simply place it in a vase as a beautiful addition to your home decor. Free lily crochet pattern from moogly.com.


Tulip Crochet Flower Pattern

This crocheted tulip is perfect for adding a pop of color to any project! The pattern is easy to follow, and the flower can be made in any color you choose.

Since the tulip crochet flower can be made in a variety of colors, so you can create a different looking flower every time!

IFree poppy pattern from planetjune.com.


Poppy Crochet Flower Pattern

A poppy crochet flower is a simple flower made with single crochet stitches as well as other basic crochet stitches.

It’s a great project for advanced beginners and can be made in any color you like. Free poppy pattern from Spinayarncrochet.com.


Petunia Crochet Flower Pattern

This easy crochet flower pattern is perfect for beginners! The tiny petunia is made up of five petals and a center.

You can use any color yarn you like, and the finished flower measures about .75 inches in diameter. Free mini petunia pattern from craftinghappiness.com.


Carnation Crochet Flower Pattern

This crocheted carnation flower is a simple crochet flower pattern. Which makes it a great project for a beginner crocheter to try.

The whole flower is worked in a row, and you create the petals by increasing and decreasing stitches. There is also instructions for making a stem as well. Find the free pattern at planetjune.com.


crochet flower patterns

More Free Crochet Collections You May Enjoy