The winter months can be cold and dreary, with everyone stuck inside - but it's also the perfect time for indoor family fun! Around here that means games, and that's something it seems you can never have enough of, whether you're inside during a blizzard or a heat wave, or just riding in the back seat of the car. So let's kick the month off with 10 free crochet game patterns!
10 Free Crochet Game Patterns
- Pass The Piggies by Brigitte ReadRoman Sock: Includes printable instructions on how to play, and I love the sweet carrying case!
- Penguin Bowling Set by Hannah KaminskyBitterSweet: So funny! Great for all ages, and nice and soft (and quiet)!
- Indoor Snowball Fight by Priscilla Hewitt, on Priscilla's Crochet via the Internet Archive: Perfect for any season!
- Tic-Tac-Toe Game by Lion Brand YarnLion Brand Yarn Online Patterns: With velcro backing you won't lose a piece! Prefer to skip the velcro? Add a little pouch to the back to store the pieces and you can take this set on the road!
- Fishing Game Kid's Toy by Alli HyerAlli Crafts: The bag is the "pond" - so clever! Fun and educational!
- Amigurumi D20 by Elle In Stitches, on Elle In Stitches: Lots of seaming in this one, but also lots of fun for older gamers.
- Ring Toss Bunny by Donna CollinsworthDonna's Crochet Designs: Spring will be here soon, but ring toss is fun year round!
- Mini Roll-up Checkerboard by Melissa "Missa" Hills, on kpixie: Perfect for stashing in your carry-on, purse, or toy bag for trips!
- Surakarta Game Board by KaetKaet's Thoughts: If you aren't familiar with Surakarta (aka Roundabouts), you can get the instructions online. Looks like fun!
- Frisbee Flyer by Bonnie Jacobs, a Ravelry download: Nice and soft for indoor play, and be sure to read the description of why this particular pattern was made.
All these make great indoor games - and great gifts to give to any kids you know (young and old alike)! Our family loves to gather around for all sorts of board and card games, and I know that any of these would be a welcome addition to our game cabinet. I hope you find a few free crochet game patterns here to inspire you as well!
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