15 Free and Easy Mother’s Day Crochet Gifts

With Mother’s Day fast approaching, I put together this list of fifteen easy crochet patterns that can be crocheted and gifted to those who you love the most this year!

I made sure to include blankets, some easy gifts like ear warmers and the always favorite crochet wrap so you’ll always have a pattern for Mother’s Day to crochet!

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Related: You may also like our Father’s Day Pattern Collection as well!

What You’ll Need

To be able to crochet these gifts, you will need some yarn and knowledge of the six basic crochet stitches, which makes these patterns all easily makeable!


Since these crochet patterns, all use different types of yarn, I thought it would be nice to list out a few of my favorite go – to yarns to use when I am creating a design.

I love using anything from Lion Brand Yarn, especially Vanna’s Choice, since it is so widely available in most areas. I also love crocheting with Brava Worsted from We Crochet, since it is very similar to Vanna’s Choice and affordable.

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

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Brava Worsted

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

Brava Worsted

Fiber: 100 % Acrylic
Yardage: 218 yards
Hook: 6.5 mm (K-10.5)
Substitute: Lion Brand Pound of Love

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You will need to know the six basic crochet stitches, which are the slip stitch, chain, single crochet, half double crochet, double crochet and triple crochet to make these gifts.

Slip Stitch

Slip Stitch Crochet Stitch

Abbreviation: Sl St
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Single Crochet

Single Crochet Crochet Stitch

Abbreviation: sc
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Half Double Crochet

Half Double Crochet Crochet Stitch

Abbreviation: hdc
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Double Crochet

Double Crochet Crochet Stitch

Abbreviation: dc
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Triple Crochet

Triple Crochet Crochet Stitch

Abbreviation: tr
Difficulty Level: Easy
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Once you know all the beginner stitches above, then you’ll be good to go to start crocheting Mother’s Day patterns from this list!

My Favorite Fifteen Crochet Gifts for Mother’s Day

Grab your hook, some yarn and let’s get started! I hope you enjoy this list of 15 gifts you can crochet for your mom or the special lady in your life.

Ombre Crochet Wrap Pattern

If your mom is always cold (like mine!) then they’ll really appreciate this wrap to stay warm. It is lightweight and not too heavy, so it’s perfect for Spring mornings.

Textured Farmhouse Crochet Dishcloth

This textured dishcloth is a perfect gift to give because it is quick to make and useful! Find the free pattern below.

Wave Crochet Wrap Pattern

Keep mom warm and cozy with this long wrap pattern. This shawl is neutral and will go with any outfit mom wishes! Get the free crochet pattern below.

I think an eyeglass crochet case is the perfect gift for mom! It is useful, it looks cute and is a small crochet project so it will crochet up fast!

Make an easy crochet headband for mom this year using our free pattern! It works up quickly and uses only a small amount of yarn!

Market Tote Crochet Bag Pattern

This market tote is easy to crochet and a great gift because it can be used for multiple things like a farmers market, a beach bag or a tote bag!

Chained Ear Warmer Headband Crochet Pattern

This is an easy headband to crochet for mom because it uses just the half double crochet stitch and single crochet!

Chunky Crocheted Blanket Pattern in 5 sizes!

This is the blanket that I made for my mom a few years ago, and it was a hit! There are a couple of different blanket sizes that you can make, so you can pick the right size for you.

Crochet Pot Holder Pattern

This quick potholder pattern is a great gift because it crochets up fast and is useful. You could pair it with other kitchen accessories and gift it as a bundle.

Crochet Reusable Tote Bag

Here’s another one of my favorite tote bags to crochet! The Milo uses easy stitches and is always a quick gift, so it had to be on the list!

If you can half double crochet and single crochet, you’ll be able to make this dishcloth pattern for Mother’s Day! Find the beginner-friendly pattern below.

Simple Single Crochet Crochet Blanket Pattern

If your mom loves cozy blankets, then this single stitch throw is perfect! It uses the single crochet and is geared towards new crocheters!

Crochet Flower Pattern

A crochet flower is the perfect gift for mom! You can make a full bouquet or just one!

Chevron Dishcloth Crochet Pattern

This dishcloth is easy to customize since it uses a couple of different colors. Mix and match to find the perfect yarn color for mom!

Crochet Basket Pattern Free

A crocheted basket is the perfect gift because it has a ton of uses. It can be a decorative piece, used to store yarn (like me) or filled with other gift items for Mom.

Plus 1 Bonus Crochet Gift Pattern!

Ok, so I know I say that all the things I make are my favorite, but Granny Shawl is my favorite gift for mom! It is classic, uses easy stitches and is a year round wearable!

More Free Crochet Gifts You Can Make

After you look at all these crochet gifts, please let me know which one you pick! I can’t wait to see which ones you make! Please have no hesitation to leave a comment or message me!

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  1. Thank you so much for all the free patterns, I greatly appreciate them. Have a blessed weekend.

  2. Thank you Krista, all these patterns look so lovely. I am not sure which one to start on. I crochet Knee Rugs for our
    District Cats Welfare. I am now looking at all your beautiful patterns to try something new. Something that will catch the eye and sell well, and there are so many. I have kept most of the others you have sent me.
    Thank you once again
    Kind regards

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