When it comes to love, it’s hard to decide what would be a better way to show it to our close people. Our love can be different. We can care about them, make presents, read books, kiss and hug them, could be polite and tolerant. We can give advice or a little kick to motivate. And one of the ways to show it is to make something beautiful for them and even yourself. Here you’ll find heart-themed crochet projects you can realize with free patterns. They are perfect gift ideas for Valentine’s Day or any other day you want to share your feelings.
1. Candy Heart Box Cover
- Designed by SundropSol
Make your Valentine’s candy boxes more personal with handmade box covers. Learn how to make them with a free crochet pattern and put a special message with simple embroidery. Create unique vibes on Valentine’s Day.
PHOTOS by SundropSol / ribblr.com
Find the original free pattern on ribblr.com.
2. I Heart You Dishcloth
- Designed by Janine Mudge | Capital Crochet
Some people appreciate practical gifts more than others. It’s the best love language for them. If you have such a friend or relatives, make them the best present for Valentine’s Day and crochet a heart dishcloth with a free pattern. They will use it daily and always remember you.
PHOTOS by Janine Mudge | Capital Crochet / Ravelry.com
3. Valentine’s Gnome Set
- Designed by passionatecraft2
This is you and your sweetheart, yep? 🙂 Make this lovely Valentine’s Gnome Set with a free crochet pattern. It’s a simple amigurumi gnome, but stunning. The set will be a nice gift for any pair you want to please on Valentine’s Day.
PHOTOS by passionatecraft2 / Ravelry.com
4. Heart Drawstring Bag
- Designed by Nicole Riley
Look what a beautiful drawstring bag you can make with a free crochet pattern and pack all your Valentine’s Day gifts! Practice the filet technique working on this project. It’s a simple task, so don’t worry, and make many of these heart bags!
PHOTOS by Nicki’s Homemade Crafts / Ravelry.com
5. Picot Heart
- Designed by Lisa Geerts
I see these tiny hearts as a decoration for your Valentine’s Day gift box. They will also look lovely as a bouquet in a laconic vase. Learn how to crochet them with a free amigurumi heart pattern and supportive video tutorial, and prepare something adorable for your beloved.
PHOTOS by Lisa Geerts / Ravelry.com
6. Heart Shawl or Shawlette
- Designed by Ashley Rose
Make this beautiful triangle heart shawl if you would like to present something useful for St. Valentine’s Day. Follow the detailed written instruction for the free crochet shawl pattern, and watch the video tutorial that will answer all your questions about the technique. Enjoy!
PHOTOS by Ashley Rose / Ravelry.com
7. Heart-Shaped Cushion
- Designed by mahumcrochets
The heart-shaped cushion is a lovely decor for any armchair or sofa and a good relaxing accessory for the evening chill. Learn how to make it with a video tutorial showing you every stitch and detail of the process. The crochet cushion is also a nice gift, do you agree?
PHOTOS by @mahumcrochets / Instagram.com
8. The Mini Hearts of Love Wall Hanging
- Designed by Love & Stitch Design
It’s time to decorate your interior with something cheerful and cute, isn’t it? If you have a free space on the wall, make this crochet wall hanging with a free pattern. You’ll smile whenever you see it, I’m sure. Your friends or family members could also like it and ask to create one for them.
PHOTOS by Love & Stitch Design / loveandstitchdesign.com
Find the original free pattern on loveandstitchdesign.com.
9. LOVE Puff Pillow
- Designed by Nautikrall Crochet
The light feel of this pattern will take your decorating game to the next level. Instead of vulgar bright store-bought pieces, you will have a delicate pillow design for your Valentine’s Day. You can either use it for decoration or give it as a gift. Either way, it uses so many crochet stitches that it’s a must for any confident beginner. Consider starting with it to master simple techniques.
PHOTOS by Nautikrall Crochet / nautikrallcrochet.com
Find the original free pattern on nautikrallcrochet.com.
10. Granny Heart Square
- Designed by Sharon de Vaal
If you’re looking for a Valentine’s Day themed project, try these heart granny squares. They are both easy to make and interesting to look at. With the unusual color palette, they are sure to draw attention and make a nice accent. You can use this square for accessories like throws or pillowcases as well as clothing. Just let your imagination run wild and see what happens.
PHOTOS by Sharon de Vaal / Ravelry.com
11. Hearts Bookmark
- Designed by Regina P Designs
Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. If you’re looking for a quick gift idea, this crochet bookmark pattern will help. The tiny hearts on the ends have that holiday spirit, while still being easy to crochet and require no effort at all. If you are at least a confident beginner, there will be nothing complicated for you. You can even start as a complete beginner.
PHOTOS by Regina P Designs / Ravelry.com
12. Waffle Heart Dishcloth
- Designed by Raffaella Tassoni
Waffle kitchen towels and dishcloths are stylish items that are good to have in any home. These festive accessories will be a nice part of your decoration game for Valentine’s Day. The project is easy to make thanks to the step-by-step instructions. The dishcloth pattern comes in US terms. Check it out and get started while you still have some time.
PHOTOS by Raffaella Tassoni / Ravelry.com
13. Conversation Heart Box
- Designed by Tamara Kelly
For those who can’t decide on a Valentine’s Day gift, gather round! This crocheted box is a beautiful piece in itself, and even if you choose to fill it with something simple like candy, it will still look lovely and make your loved one’s heart melt. The project is simple enough and anyone can do it, no matter what their level. Consider starting it if you’re at a loss for ideas.
PHOTOS by Tamara Kelly / Ravelry.com
14. Heart Shaped Clam
- Designed by Ana Carvalhais
A cute Valentine’s Day gift idea for those who appreciate handmade pieces. This crocheted seashell is a pretty piece of decoration that can easily make any room sparkle with love and care. Plus, it doesn’t require knowledge of really complicated techniques and with the knowledge of a confident beginner you can already try it. Just follow the steps in the tutorial and you’ll be fine.
PHOTOS by Ana Carvalhais / Ravelry.com
Find the original free pattern on Ravelry.
15. Hearts in a Row Ear Warmer
- Designed by Tonya Bush
A big headband with a heart motif for those who hate the cold. Such an accessory is not only for warmth: there are many other crocheted hats. It stands for style and good mood. The headbands are both casual and elegant, so you can find the perfect balance for you. Check out the pattern and save it for later. Be sure to come back.
PHOTOS by Tonya Bush / Ravelry.com
16. Fingerless Heart Gloves
- Designed by Viv Crochets
Cute and feminine crochet fingerless mittens great for beginner and intermediate crocheters. If you like the Barbie style, the pink version is for you! Or, if you are more of a cold-blooded person, you might like the more subdued blue version. Either way, the heart design will make you stand out from the crowd, so be sure to give it a try!
PHOTOS by Viv Crochets / Ravelry.com
If you like this post, read Lovely Crochet Heart Stitch Ideas to find more heart-themed free crochet patterns.