12 Free Earth Day Crochet Patterns

Looking for free Earth Day crochet patterns? Look no further! I’ve rounded up 12 fun patterns to help you reduce, reuse and recycle.

Collage of Earth Day crochet patterns.

Celebrate Earth Day this year by doing what you love – crochet! I’ve included a variety of patterns, so whether you’re looking for baskets, face scrubbies or a good upcycle, you’re sure to find something that inspires you.

Dollar Store Twine + Thrifted Belt Basket


Crochet basket with upcycled leather handles.

Baskets can be used in so many ways around the home. This one from Make & Do Crew uses inexpensive twine and a thrifted leather belt for the handles. I love the use of contrasting materials and the overall rustic look.

Crocheted Edge Jar Opener


Crocheted edge jar opener made from shelf liner.

This jar opener by T & C Crafters is such a clever idea. It uses shelf liner and a simple crochet edging to create a useful kitchen item. There’s also has a pattern for crocheted bottle opener keychains – genius!

Apple Tree


Crochet apple tree in a small mug.

This little apple tree makes a cute piece of decor and is a fun way to upcycle small mugs, pots or other containers. The blog post also includes tips for ways to use the three Rs (reduce, reuse, recycle) in crochet.

April Showers Dish Cloths


Crochet dish cloths.

An easy way to do your bit and help the Earth is by using reusable products. These dish cloths by Green Fox Farms Designs are so pretty and work up quickly using basic stitches. There are two different patterns to choose from which together make a lovely set.

Bath Mitt


Crochet bath mitt.

This bath mitt by Blue Star Crochet is a great alternative to traditional loofahs that tend to fall apart after a couple of uses. The pattern calls for DK weight cotton yarn and would make a lovely gift when paired with a special soap.

Reusable Water Balloons


Crochet reusable water balloons.

These reusable water balloons are a fun and eco-friendly alternative to traditional water balloons. They’re easy to clean and mess free, simply soak and throw. No more bits of rubber all over the yard!

Hint Of Love Cup Cozy


Crochet cup cozies with small heart charm.

This cup cozy by Rich Textures Crochet uses eco-friendly yarn and basic stitches. I love the addition of the heart charm for a little extra bling.

Face Scrubbies


Crochet face scrubbies.

Take care of yourself and the environment at the same time. These crochet face scrubbies work up quickly using a variety of stitches for added texture. They’re an eco-friendly and cost effective alternative to disposable cotton rounds.

Quick Crochet Butterfly Pattern


Crochet butterfly.

These little butterflies by Nicki’s Homemade Crafts are sweet and simple. This would be a great project for using up scraps and reducing yarn wastage.

Upcycle A Boring Sweater With Crochet


Yellow sweater with grey crochet trim and wooden buttons.

Crochet detailing adds such a pretty touch to any garment and this post from Accrochet walks you through how to turn a boring sweater into a sweater that you’ll love to wear.

Earth Day Coaster


Crochet coaster with Earth design.

Add some global awareness to your home or office with this crochet Earth coaster. The pattern use the intarsia crochet method and includes a chart as well as written instructions.

Easy Crochet Soap Saver


Crochet soap saver.

Avoid soap wastage and extend the lifespan of your bars. This soap saver by Knitting with Chopsticks is both practical and pretty. It uses basic stitches and is beginner friendly.

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