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26 Homemade Christmas Gifts for Kids: Christmas Crochet Ideas

By: Christine Weiher, Editor for AllFreeCrochet

AllFreeCrochets Yarn stravaganza: A Month of Crochet GiftsWe take our kids to sit on Santa's lap at the mall, we drive in the treacherous snows so they can go sledding, and we spend hundreds of dollars on them each year for Christmas presents. Although we love seeing those smiles from ear to ear, our wallets continue to frown like there's no tomorrow. Why do we decide to do this time and time again when we can make homemade Christmas gifts for kids? We have some really neat Christmas crochet ideas that will still bring a smile to your child's face when he opens up that gift. Toys, clothes, winter garments and anything you can think of; we have it right here. From easy homemade Christmas gifts for kids to the more intricate patterns, we have something you'd be willing to try just to see your child's reaction.

26 Homemade Christmas Gifts for Kids: Christmas Crochet Ideas

Toys to Crochet
Children's Scarves and Hats
Clothing Crochet for Kids

Toys to Crochet

Let's start out with the good stuff first, because you know your kids are most excited about the crocheted toys they can play with. When looking for toys to crochet you might not know what to look for, but we have a variety for you to choose from, so you can make them all!

Homemade Christmas Gifts for Kids: Toys to Crochet

  1. Coraline Doll
  2. Fun Crochet Airplanes
  3. Doll Finger Puppet
  4. Fantasy Castle and Characters
  5. Hungry Monsters
  6. Penguin Bowling Pins
  7. Super Hero Cape and Mask

Children's Scarves and Hats

Every little boy and little girl needs to be bundled during those cold winter months, especially when they're out sledding or building snowmen. When thinking of homemade Christmas gifts for kids, think of the practical items. Crocheted scarves and hats can easily be stocking stuffers if you don't want those to be the "main attraction".

Homemade Christmas Gifts for Kids: Children's Scarves and Hats

  1. Bear Hug Children's Scarf
  2. "Harry Potter" Scarf
  3. Hand Puppet Scarf
  4. Youth Stripe Scarf
  5. "Go Fish" Hat
  6. Boys' Floppy Brimmed Army Hat
  7. Colorful Braided Ear Flap Hat
  8. Cozy Snowman Hat
  9. Crochet Monster Hat
  10. Everyone's Favorite Dinosaur Hat
  11. One Skein Stocking Hat
  12. Skunk Ear Flap Hat

Clothing Crochet for Kids

The greatest Christmas crochet ideas are the ones that can be used year round. Kids' clothing can be costly, so save a few dollars by getting thrifty this year and making your own homemade Christmas gifts for kids: clothing.

Homemade Christmas Gifts for Kids: Clothing Crochet for Kids

  1. Fun Time Cardigan
  2. Girls Pullover Sweater
  3. Over the Rainbow Toddler Sweater
  4. Recession Poncho
  5. Boys' Springtime Vest
  6. Camouflage Hoodie
  7. Pea Wee Coat


With this fabulous assortment of homemade Christmas gifts for kids, hopefully you're all set for the holiday season. Which of these Christmas crochet ideas do you like best?



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