8 free crochet game day accessories

With NFL and college football season upon us, it’s time to bundle yourself up and tail-gate to your heart’s content. Whether you’re sitting in the stands, cheering on your favorite team, or looking for a crafty distraction while the game’s on, sports and needlework go hand-in-hand. So, here are the crochet game day essentials you need in your life.

1. Leg warmers

We all know that as the weather changes, it’s time to bring out our favorite boots. Add an extra layer of warmth to your stylish game day outfit with these stirrup leg warmers. They can be crocheted in your team’s colors to really get in the spirit!

2. Fingerless mitts

When you’re standing on the sidelines clutching your coffee, keep your hands toasty with these adorable fingerless mitts. They look great and they’re super warm!

3. Football can cozy

If game day to you means watching from the comfort of your own home, then you’re going to need to give your home some sporty ambience. Sip in style with this football can cozy! Not only is it the perfect way to show your team spirit, but it’s practical too!

4. Elbow patch sweater

If you’re recruiting sports fans early, then you’re going to want to dress your little ones for the occasion. If you still support your college team, why not have your kids rep your alma mater for the game? This versatile sweater with heart-shaped elbow patches couldn’t be sweeter.

5. Dog sweater

Don’t forget to bring those pooches in your life to the game. With this easily customizable dog sweater, your canine pals can woof along as you cheer.

6. Coffee cozy

What is sports season without hot drinks? Keep warm from the inside out with a delicious coffee or hot chocolate. To keep your hands and your coffee nice and toasty while you’re drinking, take a look at this coffee-cozy pattern. Easily customizable too, so you can choose your team colors!

7. Family pompom beanies

Is there anything better than matching with your family on game day? Of course there isn’t! This versatile pattern can be used to crochet pompom beanies for the whole family. It’s the perfect way to show your support.

8. Chunky throw

Don’t get cold sitting in the stands, get yourself snug in this cozy and chunky throw. Crochet it any color you choose. Want it to match your team colored beanie? Or perhaps you want something more neutral to complement those colors? This throw can do it all!