Free Crochet Patterns for Stash Busting Projects


Got a lot of yarn scraps just lying around your house? Wipe them out with exciting patterns that are both fascinating and practical! With past projects adding a bunch of left over yarn to our crochet supplies, it’s no surprise why our crochet spots are jammed! Nonetheless, we don’t have to spend another dollar for that next project that can stir our creativity up. All we’ve got to do is bring out our colorful stash and pick that perfect pattern that can wipe our stash out.



Image and pattern by Louise Bollanos of Handy Little Me

1. Crochet Produce Bag 

Be nature friendly! With the help of this storage bag that looks cool and fantastic, you can use less plastic and gather less waste when visiting the market. Other than that, you can also use this awesome bag to store small toys, baby items, bathroom essentials and some items when traveling. Besides, this pattern is perfect for all crochet beginners out there as it works up fast and easy to make.



Image and pattern by The Cookie Snob

2. Hexagon Scrapghan

Grab your colourful stash and create something magical! If you’ve got some little balls of yarn that are quite small enough to make a whole new project, then this pattern is something you’d love to have. Stitched in different colors of hexies, this creation exudes a lot of magic and charm. More to that, this afghan can be that perfect gift-idea that can surely please anyone’s eyes and heart.  



Image and pattern by Olga Vogel of My Crochet Space

3. Crochet Potholder Pattern – Thermal Stitch

Want something chic that can stay in your kitchen? Then, grab your yarn and hooks and take a look at this pattern that can be a perfect addition to your lovely kitchen items. With its super dense and thick crochet stitch, this potholder will surely be something that can make a difference in your cooking hours. The designer of this pattern uses the crochet thermal stitch that doubles the thickness of a normal single crochet.



Image and pattern by Harvesting Hart

4. Crochet Bow Pattern 

Stitch some accessory that can brighten up your day! If your colourful stash has been trying to occupy your space, grab this cute pattern that can wipe them all away. With their charming design and colourful style, they can basically be something that kids would love to take. You can place them on a bag or take them up while clipping your hair. Or place them anywhere you’d want or wherever your creativity takes.



Image and pattern by Yarnspirations

5. Lily Sugar’N Cream Keyboard Duster

Have you been thinking how to shake off those dusts away from your keyboard? Then stitch something creative and cute! Made in different colors of Lily Sugar’N Cream, this pattern is so practical and useful to stitch. Besides, this creation is handy and can reach all kinds of tiny space. And if you want to give someone a gift that’s rare and unique, then this pattern is something that you should pick.



Image and pattern by Cedar&Linn

6. Flower Tawashi Scrubbers

Bring some shade of creativity in the kitchen! Have you been thinking of replacing your sponges? Get an alternative that looks totally enticing and creative. This pattern is mostly made in single crochet and cluster stitches. Aside from that, this project is super quick and easy to make. So if you’re running out of time to make that unique and special gift, this pattern is something that can save.



Image and pattern by Raffamusa Design 

7. Crochet Sunflower Applique

Make something that’s sweet and pretty! With this crochet applique’s endearing design and bewitching vibes, any plain garments or simple accessories can definitely be beautified. This crochet applique is so easy to make and works up so quick. And when you don’t feel like making a huge embellishment, this project is something that you might want to pick. Besides, this creation can be used for cards, be made as earrings and can be turned into anything as your creativity leads!



Image and pattern by Kirsten Ballering of Haak Maar Raak

8. Rainbow Sampler Blanket

Create something that’s beyond ordinary! This enticing blanket has an awesome design that’s like a treat to anyone’s eyes. With its creative style, the finished item will look like a masterpiece and all people will definitely get enticed. Other than that, this pattern has been divided into 11 parts and the designer has provided written patterns, photo tutorials and charts.



Image and pattern by Abigail Gonzalez on Ravelry

9. Spin Balls

Love how to crochet in spiral? Take a look at this pattern that looks so aesthetic and exceptional. If you’ve got your own little one, these creations are something that he will surely love. Besides, you may also want to place this project in a bowl or something so they prettify the house. Other than that, their varying colors look so enchanting and magical they can easily catch one’s eyes.



Image and pattern by Traverse Bay Crochet

10. Crochet Scrap Yarn Rug

Let your rugs bring animation to your bland floors! Get away with your plain rugs and start something that will bring a lot of cheer and happy vibes to your homes. Apart from that, this project is so easy to work up, you can just watch the TV without much to think about. And if you’re a crochet rookie, this project is something you’d certainly love to grab.


A bunch of yarn could really look so arresting and alluring in a crocheter’s eye. But when their pile begins to be that much, maybe it’s time to make some space for some new balls of yarns. Besides, no yarn is ever wasted when our creativity sparks. The projects above can surely wipe your stash and clear your spots.

Make a difference to your crochet hours by using a light-up hook to see your stitches clearly and grab a yarn holder to keep your yarn balls clean and tangle-free. Keep on hooking!


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