Get ready to spread some holiday cheer with some crochet Santa Claus patterns.
“No, not the buttons. Not my gumdrop buttons." - Gingy, Shrek
Ho, ho, ho! Get ready for the upcoming holiday season with some crochet Santa Claus patterns. From cute and whimsical amigurumi Santa dolls to cozy Santa hats and blankets, I have gathered a sleigh full of options.
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Below, you will find a selection of 22 crochet Santa Claus patterns. I have found the cutest patterns, ranging from beginner-friendly to more advanced designs. Whether you prefer paid or free Santa crochet patterns, there is a project for you.
22 Crochet Santa Claus Patterns
1. CROCHET PATTERN 2 IN 1 | LE PERE NOEL AND GRANNY CLAUS | PDF | ENGLISH+GERMAN | CHRISTMAS SANTA CLAUSE | PLUSH YARN STUFFED AMIGURUMI TOY
Get ready to spread some Christmas cheer with these delightful Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus amigurumi crochet patterns. The instructions are written in both English and German. Included are tons of pictures and links to videos with visual explanations. These patterns are perfect for advanced beginners familiar with amigurumi techniques. You can make the plush toys different sizes by using different size hooks and yarn.
2. SANTA GNOME - CROCHET PATTERN
These cute little crochet Santa gnomes can hold candy or little surprises. They are the perfect gift for anyone who loves whimsical Christmas décor. You can also use the gnomes to make your home look extra festive. This pattern is suitable for beginners. Included are 16 pages of crochet instructions and 16 pages of step-by-step guidance. Using a 3.0 mm hook and DK yarn, your Santa Gnomes will stand about 5.51 inches x 3.54 inches (14 x 9 cm) tall, not counting their arms.
3. SANTA CLAUS FREE CROCHET PATTERN
You can make an adorable crochet Santa gnome and a sack full of presents using this free crochet Christmas crochet pattern. Imagine the smile on everyone's faces when they see this adorable creation. The completed Santa Claus gnome will stand at about 7 inches tall and 3.5 inches wide. The sack is about 3 inches tall and 2.5 inches wide.
4. SANTA CROCHET PILLOW PATTERN CHRISTMAS SANTA CLAUS CROCHET PILLOW DIY FARMHOUSE HOME DECOR CROCHET CUSHION PATTERN CHRISTMAS INTARSIA BOBBLE
This classic and charming crochet Santa Claus pillow has a modern farmhouse twist. It would make a chic addition to your holiday décor. Included are brief written instructions and a helpful graph. The finished pillow measures approximately 18 inches by 18 inches. It is the perfect size for an accent pillow.
5. SANTA CROCHET BLANKET PATTERN CHRISTMAS CROCHET DIY FARMHOUSE HOME DECOR CROCHET THROW AFGHAN PATTERN CHRISTMAS CROCHET BOBBLE HOLIDAY DIY
Crochet a classic and charming Santa Claus blanket to add a fun addition to your holiday décor. Not only will this blanket add a bit of Christmas charm to your home, but it will also keep you warm. The download includes brief instructions and a graph. The finished blanket measures approximately 52 inches by 45 inches.
6. LONG BOBBLE SANTA HAT CROCHET PATTERN | SANTA HAT CROCHET PATTERN FOR MEN WOMEN AND KIDS
Get ready to show off your love of Christmas with this must-have crochet Santa hat pattern. You will love the little snow bobbles on the brim and the long stocking body that oozes rustic charm. This pattern is perfect for creating an adorable Santa hat for everyone in the family. The pattern includes sizes babies, kids, teens, and adults.
7. SANTA GNOME CROCHET PATTERN
How cute is this crochet Santa gnome? He is so cute! This pattern is suitable for intermediate level crocheters. When you are finished making the cutie, he will stand at approximately 5.9 inches (15 cm). It is a fun and festive project that will bring a jolly touch to your holiday decorations.
You can find even more Christmas Gnome amigurumi crochet patterns HERE.
8. AMIGURUMI PATTERN CHRISTMAS COLLECTION CROCHET PATTERN || SANTA CLAUS - GRINCH - SNOWMAN - PENGUIN - REINDEER - ELF - MRS. CLAUS || PDFS
Get ready for some crafting fun with this set of Christmas amigurumi crochet patterns. The patterns are available in English, Spanish, and Portuguese! Using a 2 mm crochet hook, you can create cute toys that stand about 5.12 inches (13 cm tall). These cuties are perfect for decorating and gifting. The download includes instructions for a crochet Santa Claus, Mrs. Claus, a reindeer, an elf, a snowman, a penguin, and a bonus Grinch.
9. SANTA CLAUS AMIGURUMI
Get ready to have a blast making this whimsical crochet Santa Claus amigurumi figure. This project is perfect for those with intermediate level crochet skills. Completed, the funny Santa will measure about 6 inches (16 cm) tall. He will definitely add a delightful touch of magic to your Christmas décor.
10. CROCHET SANTA GNOME PATTERN, AMIGURUMI SANTA GNOME
These adorable amigurumi Santa gnomes are not only fantastic for decorating your home but also make wonderful holiday gifts. The best part? The crochet Santa Claus pattern is super easy to follow, with lots of detailed instructions and step-by-step photos. When you are done, your Santa gnomes will stand approximately 7 inches (18 cm) tall.
11. SANTA GNOME PILLOW CUSHION
Even if you are a beginner, you can easily make this cozy crochet Santa pillow. The pattern uses a simple single crochet bobble pattern. The designer has included a written pattern with lots of helpful photos and a graph to make it easy to follow. This adorable crochet Santa gnome pillow is not just a decoration, it is super snugly too. Finished, the cushion cover will fit a 16 inch x 16 inch pillow form.
12. SANTA CLAUS KITCHEN TOWEL
Dress up your kitchen using this free Santa crochet pattern. This crochet Christmas towel is the perfect size at 8 inches wide x 17 inches long (not counting the head). The pattern starts off by crafting a half circle for the head, then working down the body. It is finished off with cute facial features, a hat, and a belt buckle.
13. NOEL PATTERN FOR CROCHETED BLANKET
This charming crochet Santa gnome blanket will make your house feel super festive. It would also make a wonderful gift. This cozy blanket can be made in separate pieces and then crocheted together, or it can be completed in one piece. The pattern has detailed written instructions, single piece charts, and a one-piece chart. The finished blanket will measure about 51 inches by 61 inches.
14. CROCHET PATTERN CHRISTMAS GNOME
These gnomes will add a touch of holiday cheer to your home, making them perfect for decorations and gifts. You can create these adorable crochet Santa gnomes in two sizes. The small gnome measures about 9 inches (23 cm) and the large gnome about 13 inches (32 cm) tall. The instructions are in English (US terms), Dutch, and German, so you can choose your preferred language.
15. CROCHET PATTERNS CHRISTMAS GNOMES SET
These charming amigurumi gnomes will add a fun touch to your holidays. Even if you are new to crochet, these crochet Santa gnome patterns are super easy to follow. There are detailed photo instructions and stitch-by-stitch instructions. The finished crochet Santa Claus and Mrs. Claus gnomes stand close to 9 inches (23 cm) tall.
16. PLUSH SANTA
Here is an adorable crochet Santa plush pillow, perfect for snuggling and gifting. The pattern is written in both English and German. With detailed instructions and over 50 helpful photos, making the crochet Santa face is a breeze. Included is a video to guide you through the tricky parts. The finished pillow is close to 11-11.81 inches (28-30 cm) tall.
17. SANTA CLAUS - COASTER
Check out this crochet Santa face free pattern. This cute Santa Claus decoration will instantly create a bit of festive cheer. This Santa drink coaster pattern is beginner-friendly.
18. SANTA ON VACATION PATTERN. AMIGURUMI CROCHET DIGITAL PATTERN (ENGLISH PDF FILE) DOLL MAKING / EASY TO FOLLOW MEOLICRAFT
Do you plan on going to the beach this coming holiday season? So does Santa Claus! This crochet amigurumi Santa is planning on taking a break from the North Pole. Now, you can make your own doll with this easy-to-follow crochet Santa pattern. It is perfect for decorating your home with a touch of Christmas whimsy. The finished Santa will measure about 5.90 inches (15 cm) tall.
19. CROCHET PATTERN FOR SANTA CLAUS CHRISTMAS TOY, PDF ENGLISH KOREAN AMIGURUMI
At the North Pole, Santa is not always dressed in his velvet suit. He likes to be comfortable too! This crochet Santa Claus pattern takes that into consideration. Included are 12 pages of detailed instructions in both English and Korean.
20. CHRISTMAS YELLOW BUDDIES CROCHET PATTERN. PDF FILE. BANANA BUDDIES CROCHET PATTERN. AMIGURUMI CROCHET PATTERN.
In this Despicable Me inspired crochet pattern, you get three adorable Minion patterns: an elf, Santa, and a reindeer. They are the perfect size for ornaments and stocking stuffers. This pattern is not for beginners. When completed, these cute little Minions will stand about 3.94-4.72 inches (10-12 cm) tall.
21. CROCHET PATTERN ~ SANTA HAT ~ 3 SIZES FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY ~ DIY CHRISTMAS HOLIDAY CRAFT TUTORIAL ~ INSTANT DOWNLOAD ~ ALL AGES SANTA HAT
This Christmas crochet pattern lets you make Santa hats in three different sizes. So, everyone in your family can wear one. Just imagine all the cute pictures you will take and the special memories you will create. The crochet Santa hat is super easy to make.
22. C2C CROCHET SANTA BLANKET, C2C CHRISTMAS CROCHET AFGHAN PATTERN, CROCHET SANTA PATTERN WITH WRITTEN INSTRUCTIONS
Do you love C2C crochet as much as I do? Then this crochet Santa Claus pattern is for you. Unlike lots of other C2C patterns, this one comes with written row-by-row instructions and a graphgan. The graph measures 118 squares x 107 squares.
I hope you had a jolly time exploring all these fun crochet Santa Claus patterns. They are perfect for decorations, gifts, or simply spreading holiday joy.
Happy crocheting and may your holiday season be merry and bright!