December 2022: Table of Contents

It’s that time of year again: gift giving season is upon us! And whether you’re searching homemade gift ideas or looking to update your cold-weather wardrobe, this selection of projects from the I Like Crochet archives combines trendiness with practicality for a complete set of 48+ festive must-make designs.

Start by jumping on the bow trend with some of our favorite bow-inspired designs. Featuring a bow-shaped pillow, an adorable bow-topped children’s tank, a small purse and headband, this collection of “bow”-tiful patterns is just what you need this season.

Looking for a quick and easy gift ideas? Check out our Cheer by the Cupful round up featuring festive mug, wine and even coffee pot cozies. Or try your hand at making your own crochet hat. These 7 hat patterns make ideal stocking stuffers, are quick to crochet and will come in handy all season long.

Next up, explore our selection of cozy blankets and afghans in the Let it Throw! Let it Throw! Let it Throw! section. Boasting beautiful throws with motifs, lacework, colorwork and more, you’ll find the perfect addition for your home in this cozy addition of projects.

Lastly, lean into the colors of the season and explore our favorite crimson crochet patterns. Filled with cozy accessories like scarves, cowls and wraps, there’s something for everyone to love.


We've rounded up some of the most cheerful mugs for crocheters for this holiday season! Whether you are looking for a gift for a fellow crocheter or a gift for yourself to get you through the craziness of finishing up last minute crochet projects, these mugs are sure to spread holiday cheer! Read More 

Looking to get into the Christmas spirit while crocheting this season? From festive stitch markers to holiday crochet tees to ornaments for your tree, these crochet products will have you singing fa la la all through December. Read More 

Lightweight yarn makes a cascading rain of strands in this simply unique hat. Great texture, great stretch and comfort are highlights that cannot be missed in this design.  Read More 

It wouldn’t be winter without your favorite cup of coffee, and there’s always a reason to crochet a cozy for your travel cup! So, enjoy that caffeine and get to work crocheting this winter-themed cozy. Your barista may even ask you where you got it (hint, make her one too!). Read More