53 Free Patriotic Crochet and Knit Patterns

With Memorial Day and Independence Day approaching, it’s time to make your red, white, and blue patterns! Make a thematic hat, a blanket for a picnic, a table runner for your annual BBQ, or any other item you need to decorate for a fabulous event, no matter how many people are there. Also, remember that many of these patriotic crochet and knit patterns are versatile enough to use at other times throughout the year. They’re especially good for summer crafting since they’re smaller pieces.

53 Free Patriotic Crochet and Knit Patterns

Americana Yarn

Red Heart has several yarns in red, white, and blue—even in a single ball! Therefore, they make it easy to turn any pattern into a patriotic pattern without much effort. Of course, you can use these yarns any way you like. However, they often work best on a plain pattern that doesn’t have a complex stitch pattern.

Red Heart super saver Americana yarn

Patriotic Crochet And Knits To Wear

From fun costumes like a Statue of Liberty crown and an Uncle Sam beard to practical items like a cowl or baby hat, get in the spirit with these projects to wear! Since there aren’t a lot of major holidays during the late spring and summer months, this gives kids an excuse to dress up and have fun. Many of these are also great for photo shoots.

Statue of Liberty crown free pattern - patriotic crochet and knit


If you’re chilly while away from the fire pit or just need a blanket for a long weekend picnic, these blankets are exactly what you need.

Patriotic Pride throw pattern

Patriotic Crochet And Knit Home Decor

Bring the holiday spirit into your home with pillows, bunting, votive holders, vases, and more!

Long Weekend BBQ mason jar cozies

Cooking and Eating

Regardless of the holiday, a meal with loved ones is a classic tradition. Prepare your food and serve it in style with these aprons, table runners, placemats, and other patterns for the kitchen and dining table, indoors and out.

Americana Star table runner pattern - patriotic crochet and knit

Patriotic Crochet And Knit Dishcloths and Scrubbies

After you eat, clean up with these red, white and blue dishcloths and scrubbies. No grease will remain when you tackle your dishes with these!

American dishcloth knitting pattern

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Netflix & Chill

Simple projects for when you want to relax and zone out

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Social Butterfly

Frustration-free projects that you can easily work on in public areas

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Smooth Jazz

Projects that require a bit more intense focus (but music is nice!)


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Advanced projects requiring deep focus (but a big payoff, too!)