9 crochet pumpkin patterns to make in time for HalloweenPublished on 22 October 2021 By Sarah J 3 min read
Adorn your home with glorious gourds this autumn with our crochet pumpkin patterns. We’ve rounded up our favourite designs for a quick Halloween craft you’ll have ready in time for the trick or treaters!
1. Crochet a huggable pumpkin
Crochet the squishiest, softest huggable pumpkin! Our free tutorial shows you exactly how to crochet this gorgeous gourd. It may be big but in Paintbox Yarns Wool Mix Super Chunky, this is a super speedy make that can take pride of place in your window display!
2. Pip the pumpkin amigurumi pattern
For amigurumi enthusiasts, Pip is the perfect Halloween companion. This cute amigurumi toy has a friendly face the kids will adore (and let’s be honest, the adults too!). Crocheted in Paintbox Yarns Cotton Aran, this might take a bit more time, but it’s so worth it!
3. A simple pumpkin motif
Follow along with a beginner-friendly tutorial as we show you how to crochet a pumpkin. With simple stitches, you can customise this design for any weight of yarn. Use chunky wools to crochet place mats or DK weight to crochet a whole garland!
4. Quick pumpkin coasters
Hosting a Halloween party this year? These pumpkin coasters are a quick and cute project to add to your autumn decor! A simple magic circle and worked in rounds, you’ll have a whole stack crocheted in just a few hours.
5. Hello pumpkin crochet cushion cover
We’ve fallen in love with this pattern from Briana K. To add some pumpkin spice to your seasonal DIYs, this cushion cover brings the beautiful shades of autumn to your home decor. While the colourwork might take some time, it’s crocheted using chunky yarns to make it that little bit easier!
6. Pumpkin pie granny square
For the cosiest blankets, a granny square pattern is a great place to start! Play around with seasonal shades and crochet a bunch of squares for the ultimate autumn blanket. If you’re pressed for time, turn it into a cushion cover instead.
7. Amigurumi pumpkins
Have you ever seen anything so sweet? With a soft colour palette, these pumpkin pals would make a lovely seasonal gift for your own little pumpkins. These adorable amigurumi characters will be the star of your crocheted pumpkin patch this year!
8. Pumpkin pom-pom wreath
Pumpkins and pom-poms, what more could you ask for! Steel & Stitch shows you how to make these adorable crochet pumpkins and turn them into a wonderful wreath. It will look fabulous hung in your home or on the front of your door.
9. Pumpkin spice beanie hat
You always need a hat on hand and this pumpkin spice beanie is the perfect choice. Learn how to crochet the bobble stitch to create this unique and fun design yourself!