One Skein Crochet Projects


One skein crochet projects are the best! Sometimes we find a lonely skein in our yarn stash and aren’t quite sure what to make with it. Often it gets buried and forgotten because it doesn’t seem like enough yarn to complete a full project. I’ve compiled a list of 16 crochet patterns that only take one skein to help you out with some ideas.

Find all the creative inspiration below…

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Crochet Tablet Envelope (free)MadameStitch

This pattern from MadameStitch is a practical make using DK weight yarn that can be customized to the size you need.

Suzette Crochet Hook Pouch (free) Sweet Bee Crochet

Crochet a practical pouch using worsted weight yarn to store hooks, sunglasses or other items! Designed by me, Sweet Bee Crochet.

A Taste of Honey Shawl (free) – KnitterKnotter

This bright and colour shawl from KnitterKnotter requires only one Caron Cakes and an 8mm tunisian hook.

The Pretty Picot Bralette (free) – Carroway Crochet

Carroway Crochet uses Red Heart Super Saver yarn and a 5mm hook to crochet this lovely bralette pattern.

Clear Water Cowl (free) – Rich Textures Crochet

Rich Textures Crochet provides a video tutorial for this design that uses a mix of the basic stitches with fingering weight yarn.

Crochet Neckwarmer With Keyhole (free) – Simply Hooked By Janet

This keyhole scarf from Simply Hooked By Janet uses worsted weight yarn and a 5.5mm hook to create a beautiful texture using the spider stitch.

The Everlasting Infinity Scarf (free) – Through The Loop Yarn Craft

This design from Through The Loop Yarn Craft is has a difficultly level of “easy”. It uses the extended single crochet stitch and works up beautifully using Lion Brand Ferris Wheel yarn.

V-Stitch Triangle Shawl (free) – Raffamusa Designs

This pattern created by Raffamusa Designs is true to the name by having a focus on the v-stitch. It is has a lovely drape and is described as being easy to customize in size!

Puff Stitch Cowl (free) – My Poppet Makes

Have fun working the puff stitch in this one skein cowl from My Poppet Makes. A great project with wonderful texture!

Elliot Headband (free) – Hooked Hazel

Hooked Hazel creates a stunning texture and design by creating tunisian cables. Sizes for toddler to adult are included.

Lace Scarf (free) Crafting Each Day

Crafting Each Day has a wonderful stash buster project that uses DK weight yarn to make a beautiful lightweight scarf.

Autumn Leaves Cowl (free)Desert Blossom Crafts

Desert Blossom Crafts uses fingering weight yarn to crochet this pretty cowl that is worked up in the round.

The Kelsi Beanie (free)A Plush Pineapple

A Plush Pineapple shares the Kelsi Beanie which uses worsted weight yarn to work up. The free pattern also includes sizing for newborns to adult.

Quick and Easy Crochet Cowl (free)Handmade By Kunbi

Using the v-stitch, this one skein one designed by Handmade By Kunbi is a quick and fun crochet project.

Montgomery Street Bandana (free)Stitch & Hustle

Using Dk weight yarn, Stitch & Hustle has designed a bandana/shawlette that would be perfect for the spring.

Plant Pot Cover (free)Blue Star Crochet

Add a handmade touch to your home decor with this lovely plant pot cover from Blue Star Crochet.

I hope you enjoyed this collection of one skein crochet patterns! Don’t forget to save this post to your favourite crochet Pinterest board for later!

Happy Crocheting!