10 FREE Waffle Stitch Crochet Patterns

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This is a compilation of 10 free crochet patterns that use the waffle stitch. The waffle stitch creates a beautiful texture that’s perfect for blankets, sweaters, dishcloths and more.

I’m always on the hunt for fun and new crochet stitches for my crochet projects. While the waffle stitch may not be a new stitch, it’s one that I haven’t worked with very much. So that inspired me to begin a search for some waffle crochet inspiration for my next project.

I really love the waffle stitch for a few reasons. For one, you don’t need to be a seasoned crocheter to make this stitch. This is a simple one to master. Second, it provides lots of nice texture making this the perfect stitch to use for warm projects like blankets and sweaters. Lastly, its versatility allows you to create all sorts of projects from dish cloths to socks to bags and beyond.

In this blog post, I have rounded up 10 beautifully modern crochet patterns that feature the waffle stitch. Scroll down to see all 10 of these amazing crochet patterns.

10 Free Waffle Stitch Crochet Patterns

Waffle Stitch Tutorial

The waffle stitch is such a fun stitch and really looks like waffles. But for you to make these crochet patterns, you’ll need to learn this amazing stitch.

Learn the Waffle Crochet Stitch with this tutorial.

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10 Free Waffle Stitch Crochet Patterns

With this variety of waffle stitch crochet patterns, you’re sure to find one that’s perfect for what you need.

Do you need winter accessories like a sweater or blanket?

Or perhaps, you’re looking for an easy gift like a dishcloth set or a market bag.

With this collection of easy crochet waffle stitch patterns, you’re sure to find one that you’ll love to make.

Waffle Cowl using the Waffle Stitch – Free Crochet Pattern

Cowls are always a great cold-weather accessory. Unlike crochet scarves, they generally take less yarn and time to make.

This easy waffle cowl wraps around your neck and uses three big wooden buttons to fasten it. If you’re a beginner that’s looking for a project that goes beyond basic stitches you may want to give this one a try.

You can find the free WAFFLE COWL USING THE WAFFLE STITCH on my website.

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Waffle Stitch Crochet Blanket

Do you love relaxing crochet projects? If so, then you will love this waffle blanket pattern. With a simple repeat, you’ll be able to crochet this beautiful blanket on autopilot.

The added texture from the waffle stitch gives this blanket some extra warmth for those frigid winter days.

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Waffle Stitch Crochet Blanket

Waffle Stitch Mittens

I really love these waffle stitch mittens! The waffle pattern kind of sets these apart from your typical crocheted mittens.

This pattern comes with instructions for sizes baby all the way through adult large. You can make a pair for the whole family!

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Waffle Stitch Mittens

Crochet Waffle Stitch Washcloth

This is probably the simplest pattern in this whole collection. If you’re new to the waffle stitch then you may want to start with this dishcloth pattern. This easy pattern serves as both a practice swatch and a fun wash/dishcloth in the end!

Grab your favorite worsted weight cotton yarn and whip up a set of these lovely textured crochet washcloths!

You can find the free crochet pattern ON THIS WEBSITE.

Crochet Waffle Stitch Washcloth

Waffl-icious Cardigan with Pockets

Just like its name, this cardigan sure is waffle-icious! This cardigan has some generous length as well as nice big pockets. What else do you need??

This is a size inclusive design and you can choose from sizes XS – 5X. The written version of this pattern is paid but there is a full video tutorial for free on YouTube.

CLICK HERE for the free waffle stitch crochet pattern video tutorial.

Waffl-icious Cardigan with Pockets

Waffle Market Bag

If you’re looking for functional and trendy, then you’ll love this waffle stitch crochet market bag pattern.

Crochet market bags are a wonderful environmentally-friendly alternative to shopping with disposable plastic bags. Plus they’re a lot prettier, don’t you think??

You can find this pattern for free ON THIS WEBSITE.

Waffle Market Bag

Waffle Stitch Hat

The added texture of the waffle crochet stitch really comes in handy for these winter hats. And to make it even cozier, this pattern features a double-thick fold over brim.

I think my favorite feature of this hat is that it is unisex. Add a fun faux fur pom pom for a feminine look or leave it off for a more masculine look. The written version of this pattern is paid but there is a full video tutorial for free on YouTube.

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Waffle Stitch Hat

Watson Waffle Crochet Socks

Do these waffle crochet socks look like the cozies things ever, or what? I’ll be honest, when I first thought of the waffle stitch I certainly did not consider socks. But really, why not? The waffle texture is perfect for making the warmest winter socks.

The best part about this amazing sock pattern is that it includes 11 different sizes! So now you can make everyone a pair of these cozy socks for the holidays 🙂

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Watson Waffle Crochet Socks

Fall Sweater

This cozy fall sweater if perfect for then the days start to get chilly. It would make a cute accessory to wear out in the pumpkin patch while you find the perfect pumpkins to display on your porch.

This easy sweater features around the edges, the waist and the wrist cuffs.

Check out the free pattern ON THIS WEBSITE.

Fall Sweater

Waffle Stitch Scarf Pattern

If you’re looking for a basic scarf pattern that has the right amount of texture, then this is it right here. Whether you’re looking for a gift for him or her, this scarf works for everyone!

Grab your favorite worsted or bulky weight yarn in your favorite color and crank out one of these fun scarves!

You can get the free crochet pattern BY CLICKING HERE.

Waffle Stitch Scarf Pattern

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