26 Free Super Bulky Projects to Knit and Crochet

Stay super cozy with these projects to crochet and knit made using super bulky and jumbo yarn!

Yarn is classified by how thick it is, with smaller numbers being thinner. The biggest classifications are #6 Super Bulky and #7 Jumbo. Projects made in these yarns work up quickly and keep you extra warm, so they’re perfect for this time of year!

DON’T MISS: The Perfect Bulky Knit Hat Pattern For Beginners – this Marly Bird pattern works up so fast because it uses a Jumbo weight yarn. It’s designed for beginners and includes step-by-step video support but it’s also perfect for anyone who wants a hat that they can knit up in an hour or so.

In addition to this great Marly Bird pattern, Yarnspirations has hundreds of patterns that you can make with super bulky and jumbo yarn. We checked them out and rounded up more than two dozen of the best options. Here they are:

26 Super Bulky and Jumbo Free Patterns to Crochet and Knit

Extra Thick Knit and Crochet Blanket Patterns

Blankets are the perfect project to make with extra-thick yarn! They’ll keep you cozy. In fact, they can even work as a type of weighted blanket. These seven blanket patterns all use super bulky yarn or jumbo yarn. You can make a blanket really fast when you use one of these options for the design.

Speedy Striped C2C Crochet Blanket Free Crochet Pattern

Thick and Chunky Home Decor Items

Catch the eye with these home decor items crocheted and knit in big yarn! They won’t take much time to craft, so you can change the look of your home quickly. Add storage or extra seating by quickly making a basket or a pouf! Change up the colors and work something up fast when you want to dress up the house seasonally or for a particular holiday.

Boho Knit Basket Free Knitting Pattern

Bulky Accessories with Chic Style

Hats, cowls, and shawls can all be made in super bulky and jumbo yarn! When you need an accessory quickly, either to wear yourself or to give as a gift, these are the yarns to reach for. And even though the yarns are bulky, the accessories can still look really chic.

Slipper Boots Free Crochet Pattern

Bonus Fun: Toys

Even toys can be made with thick yarn! In fact, the yarn is plush so why wouldn’t kids want to enjoy their tactile delight? These two cuddly friends will provide tons of fun.

Crochet Brock the Broccoli Toy Free Pattern

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