10 Free Crochet Patterns for Mother’s Day Gifts!

Mother’s Day is less than a week away! What are you making your mom this year?!

I’ve gone through all my patterns I offer here on my blog and rounded up 10 that I think would be perfect for any mom! Whether she is modern, classic, or fun, there’s something here for everyone! Most of these patterns can be made in less than 1 hour, so if you’re a last minute gifter like me, then this round up is for you!

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I’ve split this round up into 4 different categories: wearables, home decor, cozy’s, and amigurumi. Each item will show a photo, description, and the link to the free pattern. Each pattern is available for free on my blog, or you can also get the ad-free, easy to print PDF’s from Etsy and Ravelry!

Let’s get making and find something mom will cherish forever!


It’s Spring and the weather is warming up! Make mom something light weight and beautiful to wear this season!

The Fade Away Shawl

Fade Away Shawl crochet pattern by The Turtle Trunk

The Fade Away Shawl is a light weight shawl that can be worn multiple ways! Use it as a triangle scarf, cover up, or even a skirt! This pattern takes a little longer to make but since the pattern just repeats, you can make it how ever big and use as little or as much yarn as you like!

Home Decor

Who’s mom doesn’t love new home decor?! Whether it’s for the living room, bedroom, or kitchen, make mom something she’ll actually use and enjoy!

Picot Pillow

Picot Pillow crochet pattern by The Turtle Trunk

The Picot Pillow is a modern design full of beautiful texture! It’s made with bulky weight yarn so it works up fast, plus the pattern can be easily adjusted to make any size!

Farmhouse Pot Holder

Farmhouse Pot Holder crochet pattern by The Turtle Trunk

The Farmhouse Pot Holder is one of my most popular patterns! It’s works up in less than 15 minutes and uses little yarn! This pattern comes with a video tutorial and is beginner friendly!

Heart Pot Holder

Heart Shaped Pot Holder crochet pattern by The Turtle Trunk

Does your mom love cooking?! This Heart Pot Holder is double thick meaning the pattern works up fast and it’s functional! Follow along with the written pattern or check out the video tutorial on YouTube!

Heart Coasters

Heart Coaster crochet pattern by The Turtle Trunk

Whether she prefers coffee or tea, this Heart Coaster will hold it all! These coasters look cute on the table, under a cup, or even as an applique! I’m sure mom will think of you with a smile no her face every time she uses them. This pattern is beginner friendly and comes with a video tutorial!


Avocuddler crochet pattern by The Turtle Trunk

Whether you like the taste of avocado or not, you can’t deny how absolutely adorable the Avocuddler is! It’s loveable, huggable, and oh so sqishable! This plush pillow pattern will definitely put a smile on mom’s face!


Picot Beverage Holder

Picot Beverage Holder crochet pattern by The Turtle Trunk

What’s mom’s drink of choice?? Iced Coffee, tea, energy drink, beer, White Claw, pop?! The Picot Beverage Holder pattern comes in 4 sizes that fit so many different beverage containers! With the weather getting warmer, this is a great gift for any mom who like a nice cold drink on a hot summer’s day!

Picot Ice Cream Pint Holder

Picot Ice Cream Pint Holder crochet pattern by The Turtle Trunk

Ok, this one is a for sure winner! Pair the Picot Ice Cream Pint Holder with mom’s favorite frozen treat and I KNOW you’ll instantly become the favorite child! Mom not a big ice cream fan?? This pattern also fits on a 4″ flower pot! Flowers on Mother’s Day is a classic gift, make it extra special by adding a handmade pot cozy!


I love a good food pun and if your mom does too, then these adorable patterns are a perfect choice!

“You’re One in a Melon!”

Watermelon crochet pattern by The Turtle Trunk

Tell mom how much she means to you with this cute little watermelon pattern and a card that says “you’re one in a melon”! This gift is fun, cute, and unique!

“I love you from my head to-ma-toes!”

Amigurumi Tomato crochet pattern by The Turtle Trunk

Do you love your mama from head to toe?? What about from head to-ma-toes!? Too cheesy?? I don’t think so! I think this would put a big ol’ grin on any mother’s face!

And that’s the round up! I hope you were able to find the perfect pattern to make your mom this year! Be sure to follow me on Facebook and Instagram & tag me in your photos so I can see what you decided to make!

Happy Mother’s Day to all you wonderful mom’s out there!

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