These delightful candy cane crochet patterns will bring a sprinkle of sweetness to your holiday creations.
Are you ready to work on some fun Christmas crochet patterns? If so, take a look at these amazing candy cane crochet patterns. These patterns were designed to make your holidays extra special.
Learn How to Crochet
If you are interested in learning how to crochet, but have never tried it, I recommend the beginners kits from The Woobles. I started with Pierre the Penguin. The kit and included video tutorials make it super easy to learn how to crochet.
What is the Meaning of the Candy Cane?
The candy cane is a traditional Christmas treat with various interpretations, and its meaning has evolved over time. One common explanation is that the candy cane represents the shepherd's crook, symbolizing Jesus as the Good Shepherd. The white color is often associated with purity, and the red stripes with the blood of Christ.
In addition to its religious symbolism, the candy cane has become a secular symbol of Christmas joy and is often used as a decorative element during the holiday season. Many people simply enjoy the candy cane as a sweet and festive treat, without necessarily attributing a specific meaning to it.
Below, you'll find 12 fun candy cane crochet patterns to make your holidays extra special. From scarves and ornaments to pillows and amigurumi plushies, there's something sweet for everyone to craft and enjoy.
12 Candy Cane Crochet Patterns
1. CROCHET CANDY CANE PILLOW PATTERN | CHRISTMAS CRAFTS | CUTE WINTER CROCHET DECOR | DIGITAL DOWNLOAD | PRINTABLE PATTERN
Check out this delightful candy cane crochet pattern. This fun plushie has vibrant red and snowy white stripes. It will definitely bring a dash of festive cheer to your home this holiday season. It would also make a wonderful Christmas gift.
The candy cane crochet pattern is easy to follow. Using the recommended materials, the finished product will measure approximately 25 inches tall and 5 inches wide.
2. YUMMY CHRISTMAS CANDY, CROCHET PATTERN, DIGITAL DOWNLOAD
Create a fun and festive bowl of crocheted candy for your table this year using these Christmas crochet patterns. They are perfect for adding a sprinkle of sweetness to your holiday décor. You can also make the finished pieces into adorable ornaments for your tree or gifts.
This pattern includes instructions for making all five pieces of Christmas candy. The clear and easy-to-follow instructions are available in both English (US terms) and Danish.
3. CARON CANDY CANE ORNAMENT
Here is a free candy cane crochet pattern that can be completed by a beginner. Each candy cane is approximately 5½ inches long, making them the perfect size for decking out your Christmas tree or adding a festive touch to your gift wrapping. Make them in classic red and white or choose another color combination.
4. AMIGURUMI CHRISTMAS CANDY
This free candy cane crochet pattern creates the cutest little candy cane. It would make the perfect addition to your Christmas decorations. You can hang it on the tree, tuck it into a stocking, or let it stand proudly on the mantle.
The pattern is suitable for intermediate-level crocheters.
5. CROCHET BEANIE PATTERN, CANDY CANE STRIPES BEANIE PATTERN, C2C CROCHET PATTERN, CHRISTMAS CROCHET HAT, CROCHET PATTERNS FOR CHRISTMAS
Stay warm and stylish wearing this delightful Candy Cane Stripes Beanie. This Christmas crochet pattern mimics the classic candy cane look. The pattern is designed for all ages, from the tiniest elves aged 0-3 months to the seasoned Santa's helpers in adult large.
This candy cane crochet pattern works up using the mini corner-to-corner (C2C) crochet stitch.
6. CHRISTMAS DOG SCARF, CANDY CANE SCARF
Get your dog in the festive spirit with this adorable Christmas crochet dog scarf. Just picture your cute four-legged companion rocking this scarf.
The scarf features vibrant red and white diagonal stripes, capturing the classic candy cane look. It is suitable for intermediate-level crocheters.
7. CANDY CANE COZY
This fun cozy is like a festive sweater for your favorite cup. Just slip it onto your cup, and voilà – instant holiday cheer! The cozy not only keeps your hands safe from hot beverages but also adds a touch of Christmas cheer to your daily routine.
It is a beginner-friendly pattern that works up quickly. The pattern is perfect for making those last-minute gifts.
8. CANDY CANE - ORNAMENT
Here is another free candy cane crochet pattern. With this pattern, you can make several ornaments to decorate your tree or packages.
This pattern has numerous color changes, so it is not recommended for a complete beginner.
9. CANDY CANE CROCHET PATTERN, CANDY CANE AMIGURUMI PATTERN, CANDY CANE KAWAII CUDDLER, CANDY CANE RAG DOLL, CANDY CANE RAGDOLL, KAWAII CANDY
This adorable kawaii candy cane crochet pattern creates a finished toy that is huggable and adorable. It is made in the classic rag doll style.
Using the recommended materials, the finished piece will measure about 16 inches tall x 8 inches wide.
10. CANDY CANE APPLIQUE
These tiny candy cane appliques are not just cute but also quick and easy to make. They are perfect for jazzing up your Christmas tree, creating one-of-a-kind gift tags, adding a festive touch to magnets, or crafting your own DIY Christmas cards. You can also use them to decorate blanket squares, crochet pillows, and more.
This is a beginner-friendly candy cane crochet pattern. Finished, the candy cane appliques will measure close to 1.2 inches by 2.1 inches.
11. C2C CANDY CANE SCARF
Wrap yourself in holiday cheer with this cozy Candy Cane Scarf. It is not only warm and soft but also a festive Christmas accessory.
The C2C candy cane crochet pattern is suitable for intermediate-level crocheters. This scarf works up in no time, making it a perfect last-minute gift idea for friends and family. You can customize the length and width according to your preferences, ensuring that your scarf is as unique as you are.
12. CANDY CANE AMIGURUMI
Make a bunch of these whimsical Candy Cane Amigurumi Ornaments to decorate your home. The candy canes feature the classic red and white stripes, but you can use any colors you prefer.
Each candy cane ornament measures close to 5 inches by 2.5 inches. They are not intended as children's toys due to the metallic wire inside for shaping. It is an intermediate-level candy cane crochet pattern.
From cozy scarves to adorable ornaments, there is a candy cane crochet pattern for everyone. Whether you are a beginner looking for a quick and easy project to an advanced-level crocheter, candy canes are always fun to make.