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AllFreeCrochet's Most Popular Free Crochet Patterns: May 2012

By: Jeanette Benoit, Editor,

We've rounded up the most popular projects from last month, as chosen by our readers! Crochet bags were super hot during May, as well as accessories and free crocheted afghans. In case you missed these free crochet patterns the first time around, you won't want to miss this monthly round-up from May 2012.

You'll be sure to find your next crochet project in this collection below. As the weather warms up, it's obvious everyone wants to make fun summertime crochet patterns. From blankets for your picnic, to tote bags for the farmer's market, there are so many irresistable free patterns to choose from; you won't be able to pick just one!


AllFreeCrochet's Most Popular Free Crochet Patterns: May 2012

Free Crochet Bag Patterns
Free Crochet Accessory Patterns
Free Crochet Afghan Patterns


Free Crochet Bag Patterns

Totes, bags, and purses were super popular with our Hooked on Crochet readers during May. These free crochet bag patterns are perfect for summertime! Make any one of these fashionable and practical bags for yourself or a friend.

Plarn Grocery Bag  Lilac Meadows Tote

  1. The Cutest Plarn Grocery/Beach Bag
  2. Box Bottom Tote
  3. Lilac Meadows Hobo Bag
  4. Special Summer Purse
  5. Hexagonal Summertime Tote

Free Crochet Accessory Patterns

From scarves to bracelets, crochet patterns for homemade accessories are always popular. These light and lacy crochet scarf patterns are perfect for warm weather, and crocheted bracelets add the perfect finishing touch to any outfit.

Lacy Pineapple ScarfSurvival Bracelets

  1. Dainty Green Scarf
  2. Lacy Pineapple Scarf
  3. Quick and Easy Potato Chip Scarf
  4. Ribbon Cuff Bracelet
  5. Survival Bracelets

Free Crochet Afghan Patterns

The popcorn stitch is one of the coolest stitches in crochet, so there's no wonder why popcorn stitch patterns were popular in May! These crocheted afghans hit a home run with our readers. Make one for your summertime picnic in the park, or use it to snuggle up with on the couch after a lazy day at the beach. Free crochet afghan patterns are always a hit!

Old Maid's Puzzle

  1. Popcorn Stitch Flower Afghan
  2. Popcorn Baby Blanket
  3. Old Maid's Puzzle


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