15 Free Crochet Patterns to Use Up Leftover Yarn

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Leftover-YarnUsing up your leftover yarn is not only a great way to get organized, but it’s also an excellent money saving solution. There’s no need to spend a bunch of money on new yarn at the local craft store when there are so many amazing crochet patterns available for free that can be made with less than one skein of yarn. Check out this incredible collection of 15 free crochet patterns to use up leftover yarn from our friends at AllFreeCrochet. You’ll find free crochet afghan patterns, free crochet scarves, appliques, and more.

Crocheted Afghans

Crochet afghan patterns are always a quick and easy way to give your home a mini makeover. Spruce up your living room or bedroom with any one of the stash-buster afghans below.

Anastacia’s Scrap Afghan
Crochet Granny Scrapghan

Free Crochet Gift Ideas

If you’re in need of a quick, last-minute gift idea and don’t have much money to spend, any one of these free crochet patterns would make an excellent homemade gift idea. You’ll find a pattern for everyone on your list including your mom, dad, and the tech-savvy person in your life.

Diamond Spike Stitch Glasses Case
Dressed to Party Bottle Accessories
Multicolored Kindle Cover

DIY Clothing Designs to Crochet

Who has the time (and the money) to spend shopping for new clothes these days? Update your wardrobe without spending a dime with any one of these free crochet patterns!

Circus Scrap Hat
Scrap Buster Hats
Scrap Happy Scarf

For even more awesome stash-buster crochet patterns, find the complete collection of 15 Free Crochet Patterns to Use Up Leftover Yarn right here. Any one of these free crochet patterns can be made with less than one skein of yarn. Not only are they cheap and easy craft projects to crochet, but they’re quick, too!

What’s the most creative design you’ve crocheted with less than one skein of yarn? Leave a comment below and let us know!


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  1. Joyce Brittain says

    I make hotpads with all yarns. Chain as wide as you want you hotpad. Join and sc around and around, never adding or decreasing until the crochet ends meet in front. Join in sc or whip stitch closed. You can join colors anywhere. Limited by your imagination.

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