10+ makes to knit or crochet for the men in your life this festive season!

Published on 2 November 2020 By Holly Butteriss 3 min read

Tis’ the season for giving, and when it comes to the men in our lives sometimes it can be tricky to know what to get them! Who needs another pair of cufflinks or cologne? These makes are perfect for gifting to brothers, boyfriends, dads, uncles and your best friends. Cosy jumpers, socks made with luck, stylish beanies and even a crochet tie! Check out these fantastic crochet and knitting patterns and find the perfect present.

1. Campfire hat

The sound of a crackling fire, a warm mug of tea to cup your hands around and a beanie to keep your ears warm. This beanie is the perfect stocking stuffer; stylish and simple - he’s gonna love it!

Campfire Hat
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Campfire Hat

By behind the ivy

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2. Cosy toes

These socks are super unique, ideal for winter walks and outdoor adventures. Getting socks for Christmas just became that much better!

Metrolla
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Metrolla

By Fiona Alice

More free sock patterns!

3. Modern moments

Men’s jumpers don’t need to be boring.This modern knit is the perfect gift to level up their style game, and why not make one for you too while you’re at it!

BETON
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BETON

By Nataliya Sinelshchikova

4. Wrap up warm for winter

Scarves are an essential accessory for the winter and this super chunky crochet scarf is the ideal gift to give this festive season!

Manly Scarf
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Manly Scarf

By Addicted 2 The Hook

More fantastic free scarf patterns!

5. A new kind of tie

Out with the old and in with the new! Traditional ties are a thing of the past, it’s all about handmade ties and this crochet one is sleek and simple, the perfect last-minute present.

Steel Tie
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Steel Tie

By Simone Francis

6. Trendy sweater vest 

Sweater vests are the hottest trend right now and this gorgeous cable knit is classic and super wearable.

Finnian Man's Slipover
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Finnian Man's Slipover

By Martin Storey

7. Slouchy jumper

Keep it casual and cosy with this slouchy jumper, work it up in his favourite colours and it’s bound to be a big hit!

Fast flyer
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Fast flyer

By Ola Ogunlolu

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8. Dapper dad

It’s really all in the name - this pullover is the perfect gift for a dapper dad! Fashionable and functional, your dad won’t be able to resist this.

Dapper Dad Pullover
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Dapper Dad Pullover

By MJsOffTheHook

9. Love lumberjack

This classic aesthetic lumberjack jacket is the perfect gift for any of the men in your life!

Jack Lumber
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Jack Lumber

By Skeinsnsticks Designs

 10. Jumper heaven

This fab textured knit is subtle, yet stylish. Great for throwing on to keep cosy by the fire, whoever gets this jumper under the Christmas tree is one lucky guy!

Selby
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Selby

By ML Egan

11. We’re wild about the Wildwood scarf!

This scarf is uber fashionable, with dark earthy tones and knitted in a rib it definitely has a masculine, outdoorsman feel we just can’t get enough of. 

The Wildwood Scarf
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The Wildwood Scarf

By Darling Jadore

12. Scandi style

This irresistible scandi-style jumper is the ideal gift for a fashionable guy in your life! Simple, classic and easy to style, knit this gem in his favourite colour and it’ll be the hit of the holidays!

STRANDHUS
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STRANDHUS

By Veta Romanenkova

More scandi inspired makes!

Wow! With so many patterns to choose from, the possibilities are endless this festive season! Grab those hat patterns, cosy jumper patterns and whatever else you can whip up in time for the holidays and get making!

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About the author

Holly Butteriss

Holly Butteriss is the Content Coordinator at LoveCrafts. Working closely with designers and influencers, Holly aims to inspire makers with lovely content and believes that “self expression is good for the soul”. Creative at heart, Holly will give any craft a go if she doesn’t have her nose in a book!

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