35 Everyday Home Crochet Ideas

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You’ve been searching for these everyday home crochet ideas for a long time, we know. All that’s useful and functional is not always pretty. Here you will find only beautiful designs that are also fun to handcraft, very often zero waste style.

On a daily basis, we need so many little accessories and gadgets to ease our life that we cannot even count. Now you can create some of them and make them very unique, very to your own taste. The everyday home crochet ideas are a fine selection of sometimes surprising, sometimes very basic, yet always very practical and nice to look at crochet patterns. Everything that a pretty and comfortable modern living needs.

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1. Cat Paw Chair Socks

Protect your beautiful floors the cute cat way with these little cat paw chair socks from Sarah Zimmerman. Not only declared cat lovers will enjoy these, but most of all everyone who’d like to take a better care of their home, its floors and furniture. Because this is not only a whimsical way to decorate the dining area, but also a very practical piece of equipment that you might never thought of before.

  • DESIGNED by Sarah Zimmerman 
  • PROJECT TYPE chair socks
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
crochet chair socks looking like cat paws

Photos by Sarah Zimmerman / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on repeatcrafterme.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

2. Leaf Soap Saver

Make a small change into your everyday shower routine and feel its benefits in no time. With this super easy and quick to make soap saver by Tonya’s Bush design, you won’t use your soap that fast and your skin will benefit greatly from a gentle scrub. It won’t take you more than an hour to create this so if you grab your hooks and yarns now, you will be ready for tonight’s spa in your own bathroom.

  • DESIGNED by Roseanna Murray
  • PROJECT TYPE soap saver
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
crochet soap savers with leaf design

Photos by Roseanna Murray / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on moaracrochet.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

3. Modern Ring Towel Holder

Get hooked on home organization the zero waste style. The easiest way to get into both is to crochet your modern ring towel holder that matches every interior style with its simple and timeless design. Tonya Bush has created this pattern so that it can be followed by every crochet beginner. Create as many as you need, hand them all over your kitchen, bathroom, workspace. These will become your handy everyday accessories that make life more neat and clean. And pretty.

  • DESIGNED by Tonya Bush
  • PROJECT TYPE towel holder
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
white crochet towel holder

Photos by Tonya Bush / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on nanascraftyhome.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

4. Stool Leg Cozies

Protect your floor, protect your chair legs with these simple and cute solutions. Chair leg cozies are not very popular yet, but we bet those will be more and more present in many households. Take this Diane Moyer’s pattern, it is very easy and quick to make, simple to adjust in size and in look, and it is a super practical addition to any home, especially one with beautiful floors.

  • DESIGNED by Diane Moyer for Yarnsirations
  • PROJECT TYPE home accessory
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
chair leg cozies

Photos Diane Moyer / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on yarnspirations.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

5. Dog Tissue Box Cover

Simple and cute, just like dog’s love this tissue box cover will bring you much joy. Created by Nicki’s Homemade Crafts, it is an adorable way to turn an ordinary tissue box into something joyful and pretty. A great addition to any kid’s room and amazing lifter-upper during flu season. Turn that frown upside down and add it to your crochet to-do list!

  • DESIGNED by Nicki’s Homemade Crafts
  • PROJECT TYPE tissue box cover
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
tissue box cover in dog design

Photos Nicki’s Homemade Crafts / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on nickishomemadecrafts.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

6. Boho Bag Saver

Tons of grocery totes, plastic bags we still get in the store and we wish to at least reuse. All of it cramped in the kitchen drawers, laying all around making a mess. Now this apocalyptic home situation that we all are familiar with is over. Thanks to Dana Hogan who has treated us with this very useful and practical storage solution. With the easy boho bag saver crochet pattern you will solve your storage problems and add some boho vibe into your home.

  • DESIGNED by Dana Hogan
  • PROJECT TYPE bag saver
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
crochet lace bag saver

Photos by Dana Hogan / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on daysck.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

7. Door Draft Stopper Dodger 

Old or new buildings, they all seem to have the same issue with drafts hitting inmates feet. This easy to follow pattern by Debi Dearest is a solution to all those issues. The crochet door draft stopper is a piece of home equipment that comes in handy, especially during colder months. This one is so basic and easy to make that in no time you can produce as many as you need in your habitat.

  • DESIGNED by Debi Dearest
  • PROJECT TYPE door draft stopper
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
red crochet door stopper

Photos Debi Dearest / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on dearestdebi.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

8. Pyramid Doorstop

To make such a piece as a doorstop this elegant is something of an achievement on its own. Thankfully Veronika Cromwell was up for the task, and she has succeeded big time. Very easy, very basic but also very timeless and minimalistic crochet doorstop design that will not only be a very practical addition to your home, but it actually will look good. Match the yarn color and weight with your interior style and here you are, a perfect new home accessory.

  • DESIGNED by Veronika Cromwell
  • PROJECT TYPE doorstop
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
triangular beige door stopper

Photos Veronika Cromwell / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on bluestarcrochet.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

9. Heart Mason Jar Cozy

Not all things that we put in kitchen jars are pretty on display. Thankfully, Pam Carr has created this crochet jar cozy. With these your pantry storage will become even cuter and all home-made yums will get handcrafted protection. This easy crochet pattern not only prevents the glass from breaking in case of any accident. It can also be a great gift packaging idea.

  • DESIGNED by Pam Carr
  • PROJECT TYPE cozy
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
red and white jar cozies with heart appliques

Photos Pam Carr / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on carrowaycrochet.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

10. Beverage Bag

Last minute picnic or outdoor time emergency? Do not worry, your beverages will be safe in a few crochet stitches! Yarnspirations Design Studio has treated us with a bottle cosy, bag or even a protection. This simple creation can keep a chilly beverage’s temperature for a little longer. It will also protect the glass from breaking, not to mention its basic yet classic look and practical top handle.

  • DESIGNED by Yarnspirations Design Studio
  • PROJECT TYPE bag cozy
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
blue bag for bottles

Photos Yarnspirations Design Studio / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on yarnspirations.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

11. Crochet Crib Rail Guards

Minimalist and practical accessory that keeps your child safe. These rail guards turn your little one’s bed into a completely safe area, so you can be sure that nothing will happen while you are away. The project is simple and quick enough. The free step-by-step instructions can save you up to half the time!

  • DESIGNED by Katie Rose Pryal
  • PROJECT TYPE crib rail guard
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
blue soft crib rail crocheted guard

Photos krgp / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on knittyprofessors.blogspot.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

12. Pamper Us Soap Bag

Store-bought soap pouches are usually either low quality or very expensive, or both. This handmade project, however, can provide you with a truly functional tool that you will use every day. It’s really durable and saves you a lot of money. The special texture makes the experience even more pleasurable. Get the free crochet pattern now!

  • DESIGNED by Sara Sach
  • PROJECT TYPE soap bag
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
blue and beige striped crochet bag for soap

Photos Sara Sach / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on poshpoochdesignsdogclothes.blogspot.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

13. Bunny Napkin Ring

If you are looking for a nice kitchen accessory or even want to prepare for next Easter, this project is for you. This napkin is both practical and pretty with the bunny on top. Designed for intermediate crocheters, it will also be great for experienced crocheters. Follow the easy crochet pattern to get started.

  • DESIGNED by Juliana Penhorate
  • PROJECT TYPE home accessories
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate
Easter napkin ring with amigurumi bunny

Photos Juliana Penhorate / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on circuloyarns.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

14. Dinosaur Toy Storage Basket

Storage is a very important part of the household, and this cute basket can help you deal with this problem much easier. Whether you want to make something for your child’s toys or are looking for a nice storage accessory for your kitchen or living room, it’s a great place to start. Plus, the step-by-step crochet pattern is easy to follow and free.

  • DESIGNED by Yarnspirations Design Studio
  • PROJECT TYPE toy storage bag
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
green dinosaur-looking crochet toy storage basket

Photos Yarnspirations Design Studio / ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on yarnspirations.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

15. Sunflower Wine Cozy

This crocheted accessory is perfect for those special summer days. The Wine Cozy allows you to decorate the holiday table and keep your drink cool in the meantime. The great sunflower motif exudes warm vibes and creates a very special atmosphere. Feel free to download the easy to follow crochet pattern.

  • DESIGNED by Cheryl
  • PROJECT TYPE home accessories
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL easy
crochet sunflower wine cozy in blue color

Photos by Crochet 365 Knit Too / crochet365knittoo.com

Find the original free pattern on crochet365knittoo.com.

16. Swan Coaster and Tray

A delicate crochet accessory project that will bring a touch of tenderness to your home. If you’re looking for stunning and practical home solutions, this is the one for you. The Swan Coaster is a super practical piece that you won’t find in stores. It’s beautiful, functional and durable, making it a must-have for all crocheters. The step-by-step crochet pattern is completely free.

  • DESIGNED by Delilah Crochet
  • PROJECT TYPE home accessories
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL easy
swan-shaped crochet coaster and tray

Photos by Delilah Crochet / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on atelierdelilah.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

17. Sheep Curtain Holder

If you’re looking for a practical handmade project to make your household easier, learn how to crochet a curtain hook. This one is shaped like a cute sheep and is sure to brighten up your nursery or any other room. The project is designed for intermediate crocheters, so add it to your to-do list once you are comfortable with the basics. The pattern is completely free.

  • DESIGNED by Juliana Penhorate
  • PROJECT TYPE home accessories
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate
A crocheted monkey hanging from a home curtain.

Photos by Juliana Penhorate / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on circuloyarns.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

17. Agee Keychain Wristlet

Quickly make a wristlet keychain to make your life a little easier. This tiny accessory comes in handy when your hands are full and you need to hold on to your keys. The project allows you to practice all the basic crochet techniques and some more. The step-by-step crochet pattern for this piece is free and easy to follow. Start crocheting right away!

  • DESIGNED by Regina P Designs
  • PROJECT TYPE home accessories
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL easy
A white crocheted key holder.

Photos by Regina P Designs / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on Ravelry.

18. Hint of Love Cup Cozy

Crochet mug cozies are one of the most atmospheric projects you can do. Not only do they keep your drink hot and out of your hands, but they give you a lot of customization options. Decorate them with simple embroidery or leave them plain, change the yarn type – it’s up to you. The project is easy to complete and suitable for beginners. Feel free to download the free crochet pattern.

  • DESIGNED by Rich Textures Crochet
  • PROJECT TYPE mug cozies
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
a crocheted mug cozy with a heart on it

Photos by Rich Textures Crochet / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on richtexturescrochet.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

19. Mug Cozy

This crochet mug cozy is easy to make, yet it’s very practical and has a hygge feel. The cute heart applique makes it look soft, but you can experiment with it and add something else. The fabric is quite thick, which means your hands will be safe. The step-by-step crochet pattern is easy to follow and available for free download.

  • DESIGNED by Vivienne Caveney
  • PROJECT TYPE mag cozy
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
a crocheted mug cozy in purple color

Photos by Vivienne Caveney / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on littlepromisescrochetcrafts.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

20. Striped Draft Stopper

Doorstops are very useful all year round, but especially during the cold season. This striped one is made long to protect your cozy room from the cold winds trying to get in. The project is super easy and will suit even beginners with little experience. It’s also highly customizable and scrap-friendly, so it might be interesting for experienced crocheters as well. Feel free to view the free crochet pattern.

  • DESIGNED by Lion Brand Yarn
  • PROJECT TYPE door stopper
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
A homey crochet rug adorns a wooden floor in two pictures.

Photos by Lion Brand Yarn / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on lionbrand.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

21. Rufus The Dog Doorstop

A cute doorstop that looks like a dog will cheer up everyone in your home. Practical and easy to pick up and move, this crocheted home accessory is a good thing to make. The project is rather easy to complete, and you can do it even if you’re an upper beginner. Don’t be afraid of difficulties, the step-by-step doorstop crochet pattern will help you along the way. Check out the original website for details and get started today.

  • DESIGNED by Peach. Unicorn
  • PROJECT TYPE doorstopper
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL intermediate
Two pictures of a crocheted dog with a red collar at home.

Photos by Peach. Unicorn / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on peachunicorndesigns.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

22. Zig Zag Book Sleeves

Treat your books like a princess! This crocheted bookcase will keep them safe no matter what the weather outside. The thick fabric makes your books look like they were just bought at the store. The design is easy to make and suitable for all crocheters. Follow the step-by-step crochet instructions and get started today!

  • DESIGNED by Sunflower Cottage Crochet
  • PROJECT TYPE bookcase
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
A cozy home decoration featuring a crocheted book sleeve adorned with glasses and a book.

Photos by Sunflower Cottage Crochet / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on sunflowercottagecrochet.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

23. Floral Tape Measure

It’s always nice to have a tiny yarn measure handy when you’re crocheting. That’s why this cute little case is a must have. The simple pattern makes it quick and easy. Don’t be afraid to start even if you have little experience. Check out the materials you need and start crocheting right away. The step-by-step crochet pattern is free to follow.

  • DESIGNED by Jamy Lyn Art
  • PROJECT TYPE tape measure case
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Crocheted flower tape measures on a home table.

Photos by Jamy Lyn Art / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on jamylynart.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

24. Mug Cozy

This beginner-friendly mug cozy is a nice project to learn basic techniques with. The simple design makes them practical and easy to wash. Plus, the bright colors are sure to brighten up the table. Follow the step-by-step crochet pattern to get started today. Give it a try and it will grow on you.

  • DESIGNED by Naztazia
  • PROJECT TYPE cozies
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Crocheted mug cozy - free crochet pattern for home.

Photos by Naztazia / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on naztazia.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

25. Kitchen Towel with Topper

Practical and durable, a towel like this is a must for any kitchen. The texture makes it versatile, while the colors are sure to brighten up your kitchen. Plus, the topper means it will be easy to store. Project is easy to complete and you won’t find any difficulties in it. Feel free to view the step-by-step crochet pattern and get started right away.

  • DESIGNED by Elia P Djellat
  • PROJECT TYPE cozies
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Two pictures of a home-made knitted hat with a button.

Photos by Elia P Djellat / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on Ravelry.

26. Hide-Away Sofa Caddy

Crafted in single crochet, this versatile piece features a deep pocket perfect for storing remote controls and magazines. With a trendy fringe finish, it’s both decorative and practical. Ideal for honing your crochet skills, this project incorporates single crochet, triple crochet, chain stitch and more. Add this modern sofa caddy to your family room decor with the free crochet pattern!

  • DESIGNED by Yarnspirations Design Studio
  • PROJECT TYPE home accessories
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
A homey crochet sofa caddy on a cozy couch.

Photos by Yarnspirations Design Studio / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on yarnspirations.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

27. Suzette Double Hanging Basket

This Basket crochet pattern is a versatile and stylish addition to your home decor. This unique design features two connected triangles expertly worked with the C2C Suzette stitch, resulting in a beautifully textured fabric. Ideal for storing and displaying your favorite plants, this pattern uses basic stitches such as single crochet and double crochet. Hone your crochet skills and transform your space! The pattern is free and easy to follow.

  • DESIGNED by Gootie (Agat Rottman)
  • PROJECT TYPE home accessories
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
A crocheted plant holder hanging on a wall.

Photos by Gootie (Agat Rottman) / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on madebygootie.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

28. Cast Iron Handle Covers

Turn crochet into functionality! With this pattern you can make your own protective cotton handle covers in no time. These covers will keep your handles warm and prevent scalding. If you’re looking for a piece that will make your life easier, this crochet project will definitely work. Make your cooking safer with the free step-by-step crochet tutorial!

  • DESIGNED by Renee Vivienne Rose
  • PROJECT TYPE kitchen accessories
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Two pictures of a frying pan with a crocheted handle, perfect for home cooking.

Photos by CozyTeapot Flickr / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on Ravelry.

29. Dish Towel Hangers

Take your kitchen accessory game to the next level with this easy to make towel hanger pattern! This beginner-friendly design will appeal to those just trying their hand at crafting as well as seasoned crafters. Whether you’re looking for an easy way to make your household chores easier or just want to relax with a quick project, add this design to your to-do list. The step-by-step free crochet pattern will help you every step of the way.

  • DESIGNED by The Ninja Herself
  • PROJECT TYPE kitchen accessories
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Two pictures of crocheted towel hooks in a home.

Photos by The Ninja Herself / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on theninjaherself.wordpress.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

30. Poinsettia Towel Holder

This easy to make crocheted towel holder is an effortless way to add a touch of style to your kitchen. It’s practical and looks cute, making it a must-have in your collection. It is quick to make and makes a great gift. If you are struggling to find an easy crochet project to do in one evening, consider this simple towel topper. It’s a breeze to make with the free crochet pattern.

  • DESIGNED by Susanna Biaye
  • PROJECT TYPE towel toppers
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Two pictures of a crocheted flower adorning a stove in a cozy home.

Photos by Susanna Biaye / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on fosbasdesigns.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

31. Santa Claus Towel Topper

Create a charming Santa towel topper with this free crochet pattern! Such an accessory is not only functional but also adds to the festive atmosphere. The back loops and inclusion of a simple slip stitch make this pattern a delightful holiday project for both beginner and intermediate crocheters. Follow the step-by-step instructions and enjoy crocheting a handy accessory!

  • DESIGNED by Tonya Bush
  • PROJECT TYPE towel toppers
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Crocheted home towel holder in the shape of Santa Claus.

Photos by Tonya Bush / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on nanascraftyhome.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

32. Tiger Tissue Box Cover

A tissue box cover is an underrated home accessory that can easily make your room more vibrant. If you’re looking for something to brighten up your home, consider this crocheted tissue box cover. The piece is easy to make and suitable for crocheters of all levels. It also makes a thoughtful gift for practical people.

  • DESIGNED by Elisa
  • PROJECT TYPE home accessories
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Two home pictures of a crocheted tiger tissue box.

Photos by Elisa’s Crochet / elisascrochet.com

Find the original free pattern on elisascrochet.com.

33. Lucca Door Stop

Learn how to crochet a door stopper with this simple crochet pattern! This will come in handy in the spring and summer when you want to air out your room, but the doors keep closing. The pattern is extremely simple, so there’s no need to worry. Just follow the instructions, and your hands will do the rest.

  • DESIGNED by Teresa Chorzepa
  • PROJECT TYPE home accessories
  • CRAFT crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL beginner
Two home crochet pictures showcasing a crocheted basket on a rug.

Photos by Lion Brand Yarn / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on lionbrand.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

34. Bean Stitch Coffee Cup Cozy

Are you tired of boring plain coffee cups like I am? Then grab some yarn and use the free crochet pattern by Alexis Cole to create a crochet cozy for your coffee cup. It’s impossible not to stand out with such a cute accessory. The stitches are designed to look like real coffee beans. Wow!

  • DESIGNED by Alexis Cole
  • PROJECT TYPE Crochet cozies
  • CRAFT Crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL Beginner
a crocheted cup cozy in a brown color

Photos by Alexis Cole / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on Ravelry.

35. Double Mesh Mug Cozy 15oz

Do you remember how we changed our doll’s outfits when we were kids?! Now we can do the same with cups and have fun. Small crochet mug cozies always make me smile, and this one isn’t an exception. Believe me, you will enjoy every drinking time while your cup is covered with this bright cozy.

  • DESIGNED by Michelle Beauchamp
  • PROJECT TYPE Crochet cozies
  • CRAFT Crochet
  • SKILL LEVEL Beginner
a green crochet mug cozy with an openwork texture

Photos by Michelle Beauchamp / Ravelry.com

Find the original free pattern on homespunhues.com, or read more about it on Ravelry.

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  1. What a delightful find! This post is a crochet wonderland, turning everyday spaces into cozy masterpieces. From simple to stunning, the ideas are like a breath of fresh yarn. Thanks for the inspiration boost—I can already picture my home getting a touch of handmade magic!

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