Knit? Nope! This Is Crochet – and FREE!

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Crochet is one of the most versatile yarn crafts out there. It can be iconic and easily recognizable, and it can mimic other crafts too – like knitting! Here are a few of my favorite free crochet patterns that will have you asking… “Are you sure that’s not knit?”

Crochet can do so many things - including looking like knit! Get 6 FREE crochet patterns that fool the eye on!

6 Free Crochet Patterns that Look Like Knit

Click on the names of the patterns you like to go to their pattern pages!

  1. Tied Tunic by Karen Hay, on Lion Brand, made with Lion Brand Homespun
  2. “Knit-Look” Chunky Headwarmer by Jennifer Pionk, on A Crocheted Simplicity, made with Lion Brand Hometown USA
  3. Earthy Crocheted Hat by Arabia Temple, on Lion Brand, made with Lion Brand Vanna’s Choice
  4. Triple Luxe Cowl by Stephanie Jessica Lau, on All About Ami, made with Lion’s Pride Woolspun
  5. Simple Shrug by Teresa Chorzepa, on Lion Brand, made with Lion Brand Unique
  6. Walking in the Sand Scarf by Marie Segares, on Underground Crafter, made with Lion Brand Scarfie

How do they get that knit look? It’s all in the stitches! Working side to side, working in the 3rd loop, unique patterns, it is fun to get creative and see what crochet can do! So shout it like a Spartan – This. Is. Crochet!!

What’s your favorite knit-look crochet pattern? Link it in the comments!

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  1. 1

    Linda D says

    Thank you so much! The projects are beautiful! All About Ami even mentions Moogly in the instructions!!! More Christmas presents. looks like everyone on my list is getting a handmade gift this year!!!

  2. 4

    Joanne says

    Thank you so very much for these beautiful patterns.
    We all are so fortunate to have these wonderful patterns available to us.
    I have already bought Vannas Scarfie …so you know where I have started.

    • 5

      Tamara Kelly says

      😀 Thank you Joanne! I’m so glad you like the collection! And Scarfie is fantastic, one of my favorites!

  3. 8

    Doreen young says

    I’m looking forward to trying the cowl and the scarf. It’s hard to find crochet patterns that resemble the flexibility of knit. Thanks for sharing these patterns!

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