Crochet Bell Pattern

Add the perfect festive touch to your Christmas decor with this sweet crochet bell pattern.

A crocheted yellow bell with a large red bow sitting on a wood round with four small gold bells scattered around it.

It’s day 2 of the 12 Days of Crochet Christmas! I’m definitely a less is more kind of person and I love the simplicity of this bell.

About the Pattern

This crochet bell pattern is quick and easy.

The bell is worked in a continuous spiral finished off with a scalloped edging and features an optional jingle bell inside making it extra festive.

You might recognise the bow from last years event as I used it for my lollipop ornament. I couldn’t resist using it again here – it’s the perfect finishing touch.

Why You’ll Love This Crochet Bell Pattern

  • Basic stitches: Uses mostly single crochet stitches.
  • Seamless: No joining or ugly seams.
  • Low-sew: Only need to sew on the bow!

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Crochet Bell Pattern


  • DK weight yarn in yellow and red (I used Paintbox Yarns Cotton DK in Mustard Yellow and Pillar Red)
  • 2.5mm crochet hook
  • Optional: 1.8cm jingle bell
  • Yarn/twine for hanging
  • Stitch marker, yarn needle, scissors

Abbreviations (US Terms)

  • ch – chain
  • sc – single crochet
  • inc – increase
  • dc – double crochet
  • sk – skip
  • sl st – slip stitch
  • st/s – stitch/es
  • […] – repeat the instructions in brackets
  • (…) – indicates stitch count at end of round

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Finished Size

The finished bell measures approximately 2.5″ (6.5cm) tall including the bow. Size may vary depending on tension and materials used.


Gauge is not important in this pattern. However, using a different yarn and hook size will change the size of the finished item.


  • Pieces are worked in a continuous spiral without joining unless otherwise specified. Mark the first stitch of each round with a removable stitch marker.

Pattern Instructions

Bell (yellow)

Leave a long starting tail of approximately 10cm if adding a jingle bell inside.

R1: 6 sc in magic ring (6)

R2: [Inc] x6 (12)

R3: [Sc, inc] x6 (18)

R4: Sc, inc, [2 sc, inc] x5, sc (24)

R5: [3 sc, inc] x6 (30)

R6-10: [Sc] x30 (30) 5 rounds

R11: 2 sc, inc, [4 sc, inc] x5, 2 sc (36)

R12: [Sc] x36 (36)

R13: [5 sc, inc] x6 (42)

R14: [Sc, sk 2, 5 dc in next st, sk 2] x7 (7 scallops)

Fasten off invisibly to first sc and weave in end.

Bow (red)

Ch 46 (or until chain measures approximately 18.5cm long), sl st in second ch from hook and in each ch across (45)

Fasten off and weave in ends.

Assemble the bow by folding in the two ends to create a bow shape. Using a long piece of yarn, wrap around the middle of the shape to create the centre of the bow. Wrap as many times as you like until you reach your desired look.

Tie the ends in a knot at the back and leave them for sewing the bow to the bell.

Adding the Jingle Bell (optional)

  • Using a yarn needle, thread the starting tail through the top of the jingle bell and out through the centre of the magic ring. Secure with a knot and weave in end.


  • Sew the bow to the top of the bell between R1 and R2.
  • Add a hanging loop behind the bow.

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