Are you wondering what others are making? Below are some of the most popular crochet patterns for May 2020. These are amazing patterns that include pop culture amigurumi, colorful blankets, baby gifts, and even a few fashion pieces. No matter your skillset or time available, this list has something for you!
Crochet Patterns for May 2020
The patterns below are the most popular patterns for sale on Etsy for this month. Most of these patterns are downloads that are under $5. That makes them super convenient and affordable!
If you are looking for more ideas for free patterns, make sure to check out our other collections that include a variety of both paid and free patterns for unique crochet patterns.
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Patriotic Ear Saver for Masks
As May 2020 is the epicenter of the COVID-19 pandemic, it makes sense that one of the most popular patterns would be these simple ear savers. This patriotic colored ear saver is a simple pattern to create a place for mask loops to be held to prevent ear irritation.
Crochet Delaney Velvet Cardigan
For a first-time fashion pattern, this delightful cardigan pattern is perfect. The simple stitching and design make it easy for anyone, and the sizing options include sizes small up to 5XL. This makes it a great fit for anyone including yourself or friends.
Whimsical Animal Mask Covers
Getting kids to wear a face mask is tough, but these cute little animal face covers make it easy to manage. Whether you want a lizard, frog, or unicorn – this set of patterns has you covered!
Crochet Dragon Hat Pattern
Oh my goodness! This is just too precious! This dragon hat is definitely a more detailed project, but it’s super cute. You can make this in any color combination you prefer, and it’s sure to be a hit with your dragon fan.
Hooded Unicorn Blanket Pattern
Where are my unicorn fans? This cute little hooded blanket is great for kids! Ideal for playtime, but also a perfect way to snuggle and stay warm while reading a favorite book.
Delicate Face Scrubbie Crochet Pattern
I love this trend of using more “cloth” for daily tasks. This little face scrubbie is ideal for exfoliating and is super easy to make. In fact, whip up a few of these and tuck into gift baskets with your favorite homemade sugar scrubs!
Mixed Granny Square Baby Blanket
This pattern brings the basic granny square method together using a variety of stitches and colors. I love this idea for a fun project!
Tiny Garden Modern Crochet Baby Blanket
The delicate yarn in this blanket makes it ideal to use for a baby blanket. The floral patterns in each square turn this into a garden you can wear or snuggle under!
3D Flower Granny Square Blanket Pattern
This granny square pattern is a perfect way to showcase your stitches. With a number of “3D” flowers crocheted into the blanket, it really adds an extra something to an ordinary blanket.
Modern Patchwork Crochet Quilt
Do you love a patchwork quilt? Check out this stunning crochet pattern that gives a whole new meaning to beautiful patchwork to lay on your bed!
Modern Lace Crochet Blanket
Do you love the idea of a lace design? This is a unique spin on lace with a thicker crochet pattern. The striping on this is beautiful, and while I love the neutral colors chosen, you can easily add your own favorite colors to the mix.
Baby Girl Swaddle Blanket
This isn’t a full crochet pattern, but a fun crochet accent. When my oldest was a baby, a friend made one of these for me and I loved it. Use any fabric and add a simple crochet border for a unique look. Check out this pattern for a super-fast project!
Sunshine Crochet Afghan
This striped afghan is full of bright colors. The pattern really is reminiscent of gorgeous sunshine on your life!
Rainbow Sampler Crochet Blanket Pattern
Want to show off your stitch skills This sampler blanket is a great place to use your favorites and learn a few new stitches to create a stunning blanket!
Granny Style Crochet Circle Afghan
Turn that granny style crochet pattern into one large circle instead of individual squares! This is a lovely pattern that uses basic stitching to create a circular pattern in a variety of colors for a stunning round blanket.
Colorful Geometric Crochet Blanket Pattern
This may be my all-time favorite blanket pattern. The geometric shapes really appeal to the nerd in me, but the colors are so bright and come together beautifully in a slightly ombre style.
Crochet Color Striped Ripple Blanket
This simple ripple blanket pattern is kicked up a notch with basic colors woven in every few stitches. You’ll love how beautiful this is once complete!
Floral Crochet Granny Square Baby Blanket
This blanket has a granny square style that is beautiful. The colorful pattern is elevated with a few scattered 3D flowers to really make this a stunning project.
Trellis and Chevron Baby Blanket
This baby blanket crochet pattern uses two beautiful patterns and combines it into one. With a trellis pattern on top and chevron on the bottom, it’s almost business in the front and party in the back. Yes, it’s the mullet of crochet blankets and that makes everyone happy!
Crochet Patchwork Blanket Pattern
I’m loving the patchwork theme I am seeing this month. This is another great variation of a patchwork styled afghan or blanket. I love the slim borders on this one the most.
Celtic Lace Join Granny Square Crochet Blanket
What makes this one different? The delicate Celtic lace joins between each square. It’s absolutely breathtaking and while totally functional for a blanket, I find it the ideal afghan to make and display as a work of art in your home.
Giant Unicorn Crochet Body Pillow
This is definitely a bigger project to take on, but it is a real beauty when completed. While this is a large pillow, the actual crochet space isn’t any larger than a traditional blanket, it’s just connected differently. A great gift to create!
Scarlett O’Hara Amigurumi Doll
This is the month of the amigurumi. With more time on our hands, everyone is tackling this type of project. Well, frankly, Scarlett, I totally stand behind this! What a lovely first pattern to create using this style!
Darth Vader Amigurumi Doll Pattern
While this is labeled as the “Galactic Villian” on Etsy, we all know who this is. May the Force be with you! Darth Vader is a tough guy, but this pattern isn’t too hard for you to make. Let the force help you finish this amigurumi project!
Merida from Brave Amigurumi Doll Pattern
Whether you call her a “Scottish Princess” or Merida, this is a stunning little doll to create. I love all of the wild unruly red hair!
Little Mermaid Ariel Amigurumi Doll Pattern
Ariel is one of the most beloved Disney characters and this simple amigurumi pattern. Of course, you can turn this mermaid doll into any mermaid you want, but the classic red hair and purple bikini top make me think of Ariel right away.
Amigurumi Neela the Sleeping Ballerina
This is so precious! A perfect pattern to make for your little dancer! I love how sweet this one is.
Bob’s Burgers Inspired Amigurumi Dolls
This set of patterns is perfect for your Bob’s Burgers fandom! This pop culture show is always a hit, but gifting one of these little dolls will make you a friend for life.
Crochet Food Pattern Bundle
This bundle includes both crochet and knit patterns for different foods. These are great to make for pretend play for your infant or toddler!
Crochet Infinity Necklace Pattern
Crochet jewelry doesn’t get enough notice, in my opinion. This lovely infinity necklace pattern is super easy and a great beginner project that is really versatile.