Waking up on a cozy Sunday to a beautifully clean and decorated kitchen is unmatched. A crochet potholder adds a handmade touch to your decor.
The pot holder crochet patterns I’ve put together will fit in with any home. Just choose your colors and start creating. They range in size and style but are each purposeful and stylish.
Crochet pot holders are essential in a kitchen, so why not make some yourself? That way you know you’re getting something you like.
Generally speaking, potholders are generally made in basic shapes like circles, squares and rectangles. If you enjoy crocheting simple shapes like rectangles, you may want to check out our Crochet Anything with Rectangles class where you'll take the basic shape you already have down pat and turn it into useful, practical, and beautifully professional projects.
Ready to go? Pick out a pot holder pattern and get to work. You could even use them as crochet hot pads when you make big casseroles and dishes.
Penelope’s Pretty Petunia Potholder
Sass up your kitchen with this stunning Penelope’s Pretty Petunia crochet pot holder. You will love this pot holder so much, you’ll make extras and hang them where they can be visible from every angle of the kitchen. (Maybe even catch a glimpse from the dining room?)
Via Simply Collectible Crochet
Cacti are happy, bright, summery, and fun – so Crochet Cactus Crochet Potholders are perfect for your kitchen! These thick squishy crochet hot pads make great trivets too! The key to the Crochet Cactus Potholders is to use 100% cotton yarn – Red Heart Scrubby Smoothie! With cotton yarn, you can use these Cacti with hot dishes without worrying about melting your project on your next hot dish.
Beginner Decorative Crochet Potholders
Whether you're new to crochet or just want a quick and easy crochet pattern to try, these Beginner Decorative Crocheted Potholders will be just what you need! Learn how to crochet pot holders with this easy pattern. This crochet potholder pattern can be created in very little time and will be a perfect gift idea for a bridal shower or housewarming party.
Via Leelee Knits
30 Minute Potholder
These super quick free crochet potholder patterns are the ideal pattern if you're looking to work something up in a jiffy. Crocheted to be double-thick, this 30-minute crocheted hot pad is great for the kitchen. The extra thickness means you can pick up any hot pot or pan without endangering your fingers. If you're all set on potholders in your own kitchen, this crochet potholder pattern would be a perfect housewarming gift or last-minute hostess gift.
Via Missed Stitches
Moody Monkey Potholders
Monkey see, monkey do! These adorable Moody Monkey Crochet Pot Holders feature three different monkeys with different facial expressions. This is an easy crochet pattern to make for your kitchen. The pot holder pattern would also make a great housewarming gift, as well.
Sprinkle Crochet Potholders
Potholder patterns are so easy and fun to make! For this crochet potholder, all you need is a little bit of spare time, two skeins of Scheepjes Cotton 8 in bright white, A couple of tiny scraps of Sunkissed (For each bobble you’ll need 1 meter), and a 5.0mm crochet hook. Yes, a 5.0! It’s not a mistake, you’re working double-stranded!
Thick And Easy 1 Hour Potholder
Potholder patterns are everywhere. Everyone has seen these potholders, I'm sure that some of you have received them as gifts even. The mystery is in how they're made. They're one-piece double-thickness crocheted potholders, and they are super easy! This is the kind of pattern that you learned from so and so, who learned it from her mom, who learned it from her grandma, so on and so forth.
Easy Peasy Potholder
Crochet potholder patterns are perfect for the chefs in your life. If you are someone who loves to cook, this crochet potholder pattern will be a great project for you. Even if you hate to cook like me, this will still be something you find fun to make for someone else.
Via Crochet Dreamz
If you want something quick and easy to use up some of your cotton yarn, try making a set of these. A circular crochet potholder! These work up really quickly, and take under an hour from start to finish. The pot holders look nice with both variegated and solid colours.
Via Caped Crocheter
Country Love Potholder
The easy crochet pot holder pattern is fun and easy to make. It’s the perfect crochet project to work up for a rustic country home. There’s nothing faster to cozy up a kitchen than a matching set of oven mitts and pot holders.
Via Kalei Designs
There’s nothing like a fun, simple pattern to jump-start your day. With these free crochet potholder patterns, you’ll have something to entertain yourself with and still relax.
These crochet pot holders aren’t challenging to work up and provide a nice lazy day project. Don’t worry if you’ve never learned how to make pot holders before.
Just choose your favorite crochet pot holder pattern and give it a try. You’ll end up making a stack of them before you’re through.
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If you'd like some more inspiration for pot holder crochet patterns, take a peek at some of my other blog pages here: 55 Fun Pot Holder Crochet Patterns