10 Modern Father’s Day Crochet Gift Ideas – Free Patterns

Father’s Day Crochet Gift Ideas To Make

This is a collection of Father’s Day Crochet Gift ideas to make for this special day. I have picked modern and useful gifts for the special men in your life.


Father’s Day is such a special day, when we celebrate the important men in our lives. What is a better way to show them how much we care, than with a handmade crochet gift.

Let’s be honest, men are not the easiest to buy presents for, right? I always struggle to buy a nice present for my husband, whether it is his birthday or Father’s Day.

Neither does it help, that the two days are only a week apart in his case!

Not only are men hard to buy for, it is also tricky to come up with a nice crochet gift for Father’s Day, am I right?

I must say, I am not the one to make a crochet gift that is not going to be used and appreciated.

Silly or funny crochet items get laughed at for a day and then they just collect dust on the shelf, right?

Whereas there is nothing wrong with these gifts, I do not like to waste my time crocheting something that is going to last a day.

That is why, I have put together a collection of Father’s Day crochet gifts that are modern, wearable and hopefully, will get lots of use.

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10 modern Father's Day crochet gift ideas

10 Free Father’s Day Crochet Gift Ideas

I am so happy to bring you ten amazing crochet gift ideas for Father’s Day! I hope you will enjoy this collection as much as I have enjoyed putting it together for you.

For this collection, I have included modern wearable and practical crochet gifts. As well as a couple of fun patterns that are related to hobbies of some dads.

Whether you are looking for quick gifts that you can make up in a couple of days, or something bigger, I have chosen these stunning projects.

Crochet accessories like hats, mittens and scarves are a great choice when it comes to Father’s Day crochet gift ideas.

They are quick and easy to make. So, even if you have not been crocheting for a long time, you can still give a handmade gift.

I have also found a stunning men’s cabled sweater. This is a larger crochet project, however if you have enough time, you can totally make one.

And last but no least, I have found a great armchair caddy to hold remotes, phones or snack for a dad that loves watching TV.

If you have a husband or dad that loves fishing or fish tanks, I have found the most adorable fancy goldfish pattern to make.

Father’s Day Bandana Crochet Scarf Gift

I think men’s scarves are such a great gifts. They are easy to make even for a crochet beginner.

However, they can be a little boring at times. How about shaking up the classic shape?

This super easy men’s crochet bandana scarf uses textured stitches creating ribbed effect.

It is worked in bandana style creating V shaped scarf that sits nicely at the chest. This way you will create an unusual accessory for Father’s Day!

Find the Men’s Crochet Bandana Ribbed Scarf – free pattern on my blog.

Father's Day Bandana Crochet Scarf Gift

Bonafide Bowtie

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Father's Day Crochet Gift Bonafide Bowtie

Explorer’s Mittens

If you are stuck for gift ideas, this men’s mittens crochet pattern is here to save the day. Make these quick crochet mittens for men in no time!

I have used two different colours for these men’s crochet mittens. This makes it a great pattern where you can combine the recipient’s favourite colours.

If they are a football fan, you can also use their favourite club’s colours.

The interlocking crochet technique creates a very stretchy fabric width and lengthways. So it is very forgiving when it comes to slight differences in sizes.

The mittens pattern is one size fits all. However, it includes suggestions on how to adjust for bigger or smaller sizes.

Men’s Mittens Crochet Pattern – Free Explorer Mittens is available on my blog.

Explorer's Mittens

Crochet Moustache Father’s Day Slipper Socks

This is a really fun project for the man in your life and a great one to whip up for Father’s Day!

These are great comfortable socks that can be worn round the house or when lounging on the sofa. Let’s be honest, that is exactly what some dads will do on Father’s Day.

If you are feeling adventurous and wanted to tweak the pattern, you could swap the moustache for a different item that the recipient likes.

FOLLOW THIS LINK for the free crochet Father’s Day gift idea.

Crochet Moustache Father's Day Slipper Socks

Father’s Day Mens Crochet Tie Gift

Crocheting a tie does take more time than if you simply purchase one from a shop. However, when it comes to Father’s Day gifts, we know, how much it means to have high-quality handmade item.

A lot of time, effort and love is put into picking the yarn and each stitch. That is why, this crochet tie is a great idea for a Father’s Day Gift.

What is even better, you can customise the sizing for the recipient.

Find the free pattern and stitch tutorial ON THIS WEBSITE.

Father's Day Mens Crochet Tie Gift

Classic Crochet Beanie Gift

This is a classic knit look crochet beanie that is perfect for men. You can make two different versions – with or without brim.

This men’s beanie would make a great crochet gift for Father’s Day, it is simple, easy to make and easy to coordinate with any outfit.

Both versions are constructed the same way, worked sideways! This is a great technique to make a stretchy hat that fits well.

You can find the free pattern ON THIS BLOG.

Classic Crochet Beanie Gift

Father’s Day Crochet Pullover Gift

The crochet cables add such a gorgeous texture to this crochet cabled sweater that looks knitted!

This is one of those projects that might take a little more time. However, if you start soon enough, you can have it ready for Father’s Day.

And if not, there is always Christmas, right?

The sweater has an easy construction. It is worked from the bottom up in pieces, then seamed together. The collar is worked separately and seamed to the neck opening.

 Get this fantastic free pattern BY CLICKING HERE.

Father's Day Crochet Pullover Gift

Crochet Armchair Caddy

The Crochet Armchair Caddy is an ideal quick project for Father’s Day gift. You can use it to store your mobile phone, remote, snacks and more.

It is perfect for lounging on the couch or the bedside, too!

The great thing is, you can make the crochet armchair caddy as big or small as you like. You can even make more or less pockets to suit the recipient.

Find the free crochet pattern HERE.

Crochet Armchair Caddy as a Father's Day gift

Father’s Day Football Placemat Gift

Is the recipient a football fan? Then look no further than this cool football crochet placemat. I think this would be a great Father’s Day Crochet gift.

You can serve the special Father’s Day dinner on this fun and cool placemat!

You can also use it as a mat to put a cold can of beer and some snacks on!

Find THIS WEBSITE and check out the free crochet pattern.

Father's Day Football Placemat Crochet Gift

Fancy Crochet Goldfish

I find that a lot of men like fish. Whether it is angling as a sport or keeping fish in aquariums.

Both my dad and my husband love both, so I thought this crocheted fancy goldfish would make a perfect small gift!

At the time of writing this article, the fancy goldfish is available as a free pattern download from Ravelry. Unfortunately, it is out of my control if this changes.

CLICK HERE for the free pattern.

Fancy Crochet Goldfish

Final thoughts…

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10 Modern Father’s Day Crochet Gift Ideas – Free Patterns

About Veronika Cromwell

Hi, I’m Veronika! I design modern and wearable crochet garments, accessories and homewares. Grab your hook and find your next project!

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