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36 Crochet Gift Bags and Crochet Gift Ideas

36 Crochet Gift Bags and Crochet Gift Ideas

Lately, I've been finding myself constantly looking for crochet gift ideas. I have a very large family and therefore there is always an activity, event or birthday that deserves gift giving. It's getting harder and harder to come up with good ideas, so I thought this would be a great brain-storming session. Each gift in this collection of 36 Crochet Gift Bags and Crochet Gift Ideas can easily be given in a cute crochet gift bag, which can then be reused for any purpose.

Of course, the best gift is just being with family, but who doesn't like a little bonus? Easy crochet gifts are at the top of my list because they can get worked up in a short period of time. I need crochet gifts for my sisters, brother-in-laws, all my nieces and nephews, and then my own in-laws, not to mention the husband. Let's see what we can come up with here!

Crochet Gift Bags

Crochet gift bag patterns can be worked up fairly quickly, especially if the bag is a square or rectangle shape. Once the crochet bag is complete, you can have fun filling it with the best gift ever. We have some really cute free crochet gift bag patterns right here for you. Some of them can even be used as crochet Christmas gift bags!

  • Cable Heart Gift Bag

    This simple crochet gift bag features an adorable cable heart design -- and it's so easy to make! Imagine how fabulous this will look at the next party you go to. It's sure to make any gift feel extra special.

  • Small Crocheted Gift Bag

    When you need something quick, this simple and small gift bag will do the trick. The completed project works great for wrapping up small gift items you wish to give to a friend or relative. Plus, it's a breeze to make!

  • Little Ornament Style Gift Bags

    Perfect for Christmas gifts, these little gift bags look just like ornaments. You can easily make these crochet ornament bags for a Christmas or New Year party. Find out how easy they are to make with this free pattern.

  • Pineapple Pouch

    Use the pineapple stitch pattern to work up this stunner of a gift bag. If you know someone who loves the color green, make sure to decorate their gift item with this beautiful crochet bag. They'll appreciate such a thoughtful present!

  • Reusable Giftbag

    This drawstring gift bag has little handles to make it easy to carry. Once complete, you can use this little bag again and again for any season. Remember to take it with you to the next party you attend!

  • Gift Card Holder

    When you just want to give a little money or a gift card, these crochet gift card envelopes are perfect. You can even make these patterns using your friend's favorite yarn color! They're quick and easy to make.

  • One Hour Wine Bottle Cozy

    Sometimes the perfect gift is a nice simple bottle of red or white wine. This crochet gift bag is perfect for that. Use this free pattern to make a sweet wine bottle cozy and celebrate the holidays in style!

Crochet Gift Ideas for Kids

Sometimes the littlest of people need to be shown the most how loved they are. A great way to do this is to make some homemade crochet gifts. There is such a great variety of things you can make for your little ones -- from clothes to toys and even winter gear. Stuff these things into a crochet gift bag and you're all set.

  • Boys' Dinosaur Sweater

    This fun crochet sweater features two buttons at the collar and a fun dinosaur motif in the center. Crochet this fun design for any little kid who loves dinosaurs. They are sure to love it!

  • Children's Crocheted Mittens

    Warm and cozy, these crochet mittens feature ribbing to keep them snug against the wrist. Once completed, they would look fabulous when worn with a luxurious purple jacket! Practice your crochet skills with this free pattern.

  • Clever Sock Monkey Blanket

    Resembling the vintage toy, this crochet blanket also features a hood (with ears!) and small, attached mittens, so your little one is always warm.

  • Angry Birds - Black Bird

    This crochet amigurumi pattern looks just like an Angry Bird from the hit game. Kids will love to make this bird their new best friend. Plus, it's easy to make!

  • Child Sized Beard

    This cute crochet pattern is just what it sounds like -- and will ensure hours of dress-up fun! Once completed, you can use this fun project as a quick Halloween accessory too! With so many options, you can't go wrong.

  • Coraline Doll

    Straight from the hit movie, this crochet amigurumi pattern features blue yarn for hair and, of course, buttons for eyes. The completed project is not too scary and will make a great friend for any boy or girl. 

  • Lion Finger Puppet

    Make playtime fun with this cute crochet toy pattern. With such an adorable finished project, you won't believe how easy and quick it is to make! Bring this zoo animal to your home with this free pattern.

  • Crochet Airplane

    Amigurumi patterns aren't just animals -- this amigurumi plane will become your child's new favorite toy. It's a great gift to make for any child who dreams of becoming a pilot someday!

  • Hungry Monsters

    These little amigurumi monsters are great playmates and decorations to have around the house. As an easy project to make, imagine how much fun these patterns will be to crochet! Kids will love how cute they look when completed.

  • Crochet Amish Puzzle Ball

    This crochet puzzle ball is perfect for the child who loves to play and learn. It's a wonderful intermediate-level crochet pattern that is sure to be a splendid gift item for any child who loves puzzles and games.

  • Olaf the Snowman Crochet Pattern

    Do you want to build a snowman? Olaf the crochet amigurumi snowman can help! If your child loves winter or popular culture toys, then they'll adore this cute gift.

Crochet Gift Ideas for Women

I personally think women are very easy to please when it comes to gift-giving. She can like anything from jewelry to clothes and even things for around the house. If she's a crocheter herself, she'd even appreciate crocheted dishcloths. Let's see what we have:

  • Barcello Jacket

    With short sleeves and an open front, this crochet sweater pattern is perfect for spring. It's a splendid intermediate-level crochet pattern, and the final project will make any outfit look more elegant.

  • Mermaid Filigree Cardigan

    This teal crochet sweater is long-sleeved and features a deep v-neck with a low and elegant button. With such a beautiful lace design, imagine how gorgeous this piece would look if made with your favorite yarn color!

  • Golden Dazzle Crochet Earrings

    These crochet earrings are so in style right now, and it's hard to believe that this is crochet! Created with special metallic thread, no one at a fancy dress party will know the difference! Plus, they're easy to make.

  • Crochet Jute Coasters

     These crochet coasters are thick and sturdy, making them perfect for placing hot or cold beverages on. They will be splendid additions to any kitchen or living room! They're quick and easy to make.

  • Giant Floor Cushion

    Stay cozy as you play on the floor with this crochet cushion pattern. It's a wonderful pattern to make any home feel more comfortable. As an intermediate-level crochet pattern, it's a great way to practice your skills!

  • Black Lacy Triangles Necklace

     This elegant piece of jewelry will make any outfit stand out. Made with super fine-weight yarn, this crochet necklace will feel soft and lightweight that you'll forget you're even wearing it! There is no doubt that you'll love the final project.

  • Lilly Earrings

    These simple earrings are created by working into a crochet magic circle. Imagine how fabulous these will look once completed. You can wear them to all your fancy dress parties!

  • Aqua Dream Lace Topper

    Wide long sleeves and an open lace pattern make this crochet sweater top the perfect layering piece for spring or summer. Once completed, you can wear it on vacation or even just around the neighborhood.

  • Love Knot Summer Shawl

    This chunky lace shawl pattern makes for an elegant all-weather shawl. The finished piece is a wonderful shawl that you can wear everytime you go outside. Plus, the nice lace texture will make this piece light and breathable.

  • Paradise Shimmer Shrug

    This elegant bolero-style crochet shrug features short sleeves and a simple neck tie. Once completed, you can easily add the finished project to any outfit. Plus, it's easy to make.

Crochet Gift Ideas for Men

Most men aren't the typical type to enjoy crochet gift bags, but maybe it's what's inside that they'll appreciate. I'm sure we all find it a bit difficult to find patterns for men, but we have a pretty good collection here. Hats, scarves, sweaters, we have it all!

  • Men's Chunky Hat and Scarf Set

    This simple hat and crochet scarf set is the perfect gift idea for your man. Just choose his favorite colors and get to work!

  • Man's Easy Striped Scarf

    Quick and simple -- this unisex crochet scarf has just enough color to set it apart from other crochet scarves. Use the completed project when the weather starts to become a little chilly!

  • Unisex Cowl

    This short and simple crochet cowl pattern is the perfect neutral style for him. It's easy to crochet and will be a wonderful gift to give any husband or father.

  • Striped Pullover

    This classic crochet sweater will keep him warm and cozy all winter. Practice your crochet skills with this intermediate-level crochet pattern. He will love the fact that you made it for him!

  • Men's Brimmed Crochet Hat

    This crochet hat pattern features a brim for some added style. It's easy to make, and your husband can wear the finished project for any season!

  • All-American Golf Club Covers

    For the dad who loves to spend his weekends on the green, these crochet golf club covers are a hit. Show that you care about him by making these cute golf club covers!

  • Tunisian Striped Tie

    If your husband wears a tie every day to work, crochet this for him to spice up his work wardrobe. It's a great way to add some originality to an everyday outfit. Use this free pattern to make a homemade Father's Day gift.

  • Crocheted Slippers

    These crochet slippers are just what he needs to relax after a long day at work. Made with soft worsted weight yarn, these slippers will feel warm and cozy when worn around the house. Think of how wonderful they would look as a gift item!

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