Crochet cell phone cases, also frequently called crochet phone cozies, are such fun little projects. They are easy to make, can incorporate both simple and advanced stitches and offer instant gratification crafting. Those who are skilled at crafting can use the instructions from cell phone case crochet patterns to make gadget cozies in other sizes; make matching sets for phones, tablets, eReaders and laptops. Crochet cell phone cozies are great gifts, with or without the phone included! Here are... ten free crochet patterns for phone cases.
This post has been edited / updated by Kathryn Vercillo.
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This is a very simple crochet cell phone cozy pattern that incorporates several basic crochet stitches. It is perfect for beginners who want to practice the stitches that they have just started to learn, those ranging in height from single crochet to treble crochet. This pattern is crocheted as a rectangle that is then seamed together to create the cozy shape. It is very easy and very effective.
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Star Stitch Cell Phone Case Free Crochet Pattern
Crochet star stitch is a beautiful advanced crochet stitch that makes a great design statement. It is used here as the basis of a crochet phone case. The case is adorned with a big, decorative button that closes using a crocheted strap. This crochet pattern from Katha Travelling includes information for lining the crochet purse with fabric for better safe keeping of the electronics stored inside.
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This pouch-style cell phone holder is a simple crochet pattern that offers the maker the opportunity to try the technique of bead crochet. It is a great way to practice something new on a small scale.
The cell phone holder has a ribbon drawstring at the top. A v-stitch edging adorns the upper edge for decoration. This project is crocheted using size 3 crochet thread and 6/0 seed beads.
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Cell phone cozies are so small and easy to make that you could regularly swap yours out with the season. For example, you could have a floral phone case for spring, a sunny yellow case for summer and then swap out for this adorable crochet squirrel pattern in the fall! This pattern is a free download on Ravelry by designer Akinna Stisu. The squirrel is actually attached to the bag after the bag itself is complete so you could also use this pattern to make a simpler pouch without the animal... appliqué.Continue to 5 of 10 below.
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This is another seasonal design that would work around the St. Patrick's Day holiday. Of course, shamrock crochet like this can also be used throughout the year, especially if you were to switch up the colors. This free pattern by My Hobby is Crochet is a tapestry crochet pattern, offering the opportunity to practice another niche of crochet. This designer also has a Rainbow Crochet Cell Phone Cozy Free Pattern that is worked using traditional crochet.
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This is such a pretty design by Pink Milk. The bulk of the cozy is worked in super basic stitches for a closed, simple design. The decoration, in this case cherries, is then cross-stitched on to the crochet case. You could use the basic pattern to make very simple crochet cell phone cases if you don't want to practice your cross-stitch designs.
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You can adorn a cell phone case with all variety of appliqués and additions. One really cute idea is to add a big crochet bow, which is what Miss Niss Designs has done in this free cozy crochet pattern. This pattern is also unique because most cell phone cozies open at the top but this one has a unique center opening that keeps the phone tucked in even more securely.
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Checkered Crochet Pouch Free Pattern
This crochet pouch pattern isn't designed specifically for cell phones but it's the perfect size for that use. It could also be used to carry other small gadgets including digital cameras or even small tablets. The is a lined and zippered crochet pouch, so it is easiest to make if you already have some sewing skills. The checkered pattern can be worked in different colors to suit different personal style preferences.Continue to 9 of 10 below.
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Like the checkered crochet pouch above, this is a free pattern for a zippered pouch that is sized suitably to work as a cell phone case. This one is made from plarn, so it is a great eco-friendly option. However, it is not lined, so you want to make sure that you crochet tightly in order to keep your cell phone safe inside.
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This crochet pouch is specifically designed to hold a cell phone although it is well-suited to serving as a cute clutch purse too. The Cult of Crochet used a variation on grit stitch for some great texture, lined the pouch with beautiful fabric and used buttons for closure. This cozy was inspired by a vintage design.