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Top Free Knit and Crochet Patterns of 2017

2017 has wrapped and we’ve rounded up your favorite patterns from this year. We post hundreds of free crochet patterns and free knit patterns to RedHeart.com every year and we wanted to highlight the top 12 patterns based on the number of downloads. From scarves to hats and of course throws there is a variety of patterns in both knit and crochet, ranging from beginner skill levels to advanced.

Did you make any of the patterns on the list? We can’t wait to see what 2018 brings.

View our countdown to the top pattern here:

12. Messy Bun Knit Hat knitted in With Love
Messy Bun Knit Hat Free Pattern LW5602

11. Happy Hoodie crocheted in Soft Essentials
Happy Hoodie Free Crochet Pattern LM5429

10. Athleisure Striping Throw crocheted in Classic
Athleisure Striping Throw Free Crochet Pattern LW5458

9. Elephant Blanket crocheted in Baby Hugs Light
Elephant Blanket Free Crochet Pattern LW5583

8. Textured Triangle Shawl knitted in Soft Essentials
Textured Triangle Shawl Free Knitting Pattern LM5408

7. Big Comfy Sweater knitted in Fashion Soft
Big Comfy Sweater Free Knitting Pattern LW5270

6. Crochet Christmas Stocking Pattern crocheted in Super Saver
Crochet Christmas Stocking Pattern Free Crochet Pattern LW2634

5. Sporty Crochet Poncho crocheted in Team Spirit
Sporty Crochet Poncho Free Crochet Pattern LW4967

4. Peppermint Throw and Pillow crocheted in Soft Yarn
Peppermint Throw and Pillow Free Crochet Pattern LW4392

3. Little Miss Pompom Hat crocheted with Baby Hugs
Little Miss Pompom Hat Free Crochet Pattern LW5515

2. Charming Crochet Throw crocheted with Soft Essentials
Charming Crochet Throw Free Crochet Pattern LW5612

1. Genuine Pleasure Shawl crocheted with Soft Yarn
Genuine Pleasure Shawl Free Crochet Pattern LW5618



Top Free Knit and Crochet Patterns of 2017