13 Crochet Feather Patterns

Here are 13 Crochet Feather Patterns to use up that yarn stash! If you’re looking for a fun way to use up extra yarn, whipping up a crochet feather or two is the perfect stash-busting project.

The best part?

crochet feather patterns

You will find these feathers can be used in many ways on their own or to add whimsy to other projects, such as the crochet dreamcatcher. Browse through for more ideas!


1. Tunisian Crochet Feather Pattern – Complete Free Written Tutorial

In this free crochet feather pattern, you will discover how to crochet this beautiful Tunisian crochet feather pattern, here’s 27 Crochet Dreamcatcher Patterns to dangle your feathers from.

Keep reading to find out how to make the fun crochet feather patterns and the crochet dreamcatcher yourself!

Tunisian Crochet Feather Pattern Free Tutorial

For those of us that are avid crafters, we all enjoy finding new ways to recreate older ideas.

These Tunisian free crochet feather pattern is a great example of just that. Dreamcatchers are already beautiful works of art.

By learning how to make the crochet feather pattern, you can create your own dreamcatcher for yourself or someone you love.

These feathers can also be used on their own as bookmarks or keyrings, or used as an accent to a throw or pillow.

Plus, with the wide variety of cotton yarn on the market, you can create as much as your imagination allows.

Free Crochet Feather Bookmark Pattern
Source: PoppyandBliss.com

Materials Needed

This free crochet feather pattern can be made with any cotton yarn and a crochet hook without a handle in approximately 5 mm.  You will need AT LEAST two colors of yarn.

2 Sizes Of Feathers

This crochet feather pattern has instructions for two different sizes of the crochet feather pattern. The larger feather measures 17 cm in length and the smaller feather measures 13 cm in length.

Tunisian Crochet Tips

Tunisian crochet is different from standard crochet and uses a few different stitches from standard crochet. The technique is very fun, and if you haven’t tried Tunisian crochet, you definitely should.

For this free crochet feather pattern, you will need to know the Tunisian simple stitch and the slip stitch. You will also need to understand what yarn over means in terms of crochet.

Special Techniques or Stitches you will need to know are the “end stitch”, the “make 1-top bar” and the “Tunisian Simple Stitch 3 Together.”

Free Tunisian Crochet Feather Pattern use as a bookmark or apart of a dreamcatcher
Source: PoppyandBliss.com

Large Crochet Feather Pattern (with color change instructions)

To Begin:

CHAIN 11 using color A. Go to the SECOND chain from the hook. From the TOP LOOP of chain, pick up a loop and into each chain through to the end of row. You should have 11 loops on your hook. Return.

Row 2:

MAKE 1 TOP BAR. Then TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch. The Tunisian simple stitch 3 together. Then MAKE 1 TOP BAR. Make END STITCH. Should have 11 loops on hook. Return.

Row 3: 

Repeat Row 2, on last 2 loops of return, change to Color B.

Row 4: 

Repeat Row 2 with Color B. On last 2 loops of return, CHANGE to Color A.

Row 5: 

Repeat Row 2 with Color A. On last 2 loops of return, CHANGE to color B.

Row 6:  

Repeat Row 2 with Color B. On last 2 loops of return, CHANGE to color A.

Row 7 – 10:

Repeat Row 2 with Color A.

Row 11:

Repeat Row 2 with Color A. On last 2 loops of return, CHANGE to color B.

Row 12:

Repeat Row 2 with Color B. On last 2 loops of return, CHANGE to color A.

Row 13:

With Color A—TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 3 stitches. Tunisian simple stitch 3 stitches together. TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 3 stitches. Work END STITCH. You should have 9 loops on your hook. On last 2 loops of return, CHANGE to color B.

Row 14:

With Color B—MAKE 1 TOP BAR. TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 2 stitches. Then TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 3 stitches together. TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 2 stitches. Make END STITCH. You should have 9 loops on your hook. On last two loops of return, CHANGE to Color A.

The remainder of the feather is in COLOR A.

Row 15 – 17:

With Color A—MAKE 1 TOP BAR. TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 2 stitches. Then TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 3 stitches together. TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 2 stitches. Make 1 top bar. Make END STITCH. You should have 9 loops on your hook. Return.

Row 18:

TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 2 stitches. TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 3 stitches together. TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 2 stitches. Make END STITCH. You should have 7 loops on your hook. Return.

Row 19:

MAKE 1 TOP BAR. TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 1 stitch. Then TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 3 stitches together. TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 1 stitch. Make 1 top bar. Make END STITCH. You should have 7 loops on your hook. Return.

Row 20:

TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 1 stitch. TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 3 stitches together. TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 1 stitch. Make the END STITCH. You should have 5 loops on your hook. Return.

Row 21:

TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 3 stitches together. Make END STITCH. You should have 3 loops on your hook. Return. Pull up yarn through remaining three loops on your hook.

Then 6 chain stitches. Return back down the chain, slip stitch through each chain stitch. Fasten off. Weave in the loose ends from your color changes.

Crochet Dreamcatcher With Crochet Feathers
Source: PoppyandBliss.com

Small Crochet Feather Pattern (without color change instructions)

 For this crochet feather pattern, you will use only one color. As an option, you can embroider other colors onto the finished feather.

Row 1:

(foundation row) To begin, CHAIN 9 stitches. Insert Tunisian hook into the top loops of each CHAIN beginning from the 2nd CHAIN stitch from the hook. You should have 9 loops on your hook. Return.

Row 2 – 10: 

MAKE 1 TOP BAR. Then 2 TUNISIAN SIMPLE STITCHES. Then TUNISIAN SIMPLE STITCH 3 stitches together. 2 more TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitches. MAKE 1 TOP BAR. Make END STITCH. You should have 9 loops on your hook. Return.

Row 11:

2 stitches of TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch. Then TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 3 stitches together. Make END STITCH. You should have 7 loops on your hook. Return.

Row 12 – 13:

MAKE 1 TOP BAR. Then 1 TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch. TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch 3 stitches together. 1 TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch. MAKE 1 TOP BAR. Make END STITCH. You should have 7 loops on your hook. Return.

Row 14:

1 TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch. Stitch together 3 TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitches. 1 TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitch. Make END STITCH. You should have 5 loops on your hook. Return.

Row 15:

Stitch together 3 TUNISIAN SIMPLE stitches. Make END STITCH. You should have 3 loops on your hook. Return. Pull yarn all the way through the remaining 3 loops on hook. Chain 6 stitches and slip stitch back through 6 chain stitches. Fasten off the end. Weave in any loose ends.

The Crochet Feather End Stitch

The end stitch is made by inserting the hook under the last vertical loop and the bar exactly behind it, which creates TWO loops on the hook. YARN OVER and bring up another loop. This should leave ONE loop on the hook and create the end stitch.

The Make 1-Top Bar

Find the horizontal bar before the next stitch and insert the hook under the top loop. YARN OVER. Then draw up the loop and leave extra loop on the hook.

The Tunisian Simple Stitch 3 Together

For the Tunisian Simple Stitch 3 Together you will insert the hook into the next THREE stitches. YARN OVER. Then draw up the loop. This should leave ONE loop on the hook.

Tunisian Feather Dreamcatcher Pattern

Hopefully, by the end of this, you have already begun the patterns for the Tunisian Crochet Feathers. If you haven’t, what are you waiting for? Get to it!

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2. Boho Hippie Crochet Feather Pattern by A Crazy Sheep

This pattern is for 10 different feathers in boho hippie style. Perfect for a dreamcatcher, as a bookmark, or any other creative project.

Boho Hippie Crochet Feather Pattern by A Crazy Sheep

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3. Crochet Peacock Feather Pattern by The Curio Crafts Room

This large Crochet Peacock Feather Pattern applique or motif measures 8.5 x 11.5cm/3.4 x 4.6in and you could for example use it to embellish bags, hats, box lids, or make lovely garlands, which would make wonderful gifts.

This design is suitable for beginners since it has clear written instructions and a lot of photos. All you need is a 2.5mm (C) hook and be familiar with the basics of crochet.

Crochet Peacock Feather Pattern by The Curio Crafts Room

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4. Earrings Free Crochet Feather Pattern by Crochet For You

These beautiful lightweight Crochet Feather Earrings are made of embroidery threads so they have a more delicate look to them.

You will love wearing them because they work with casual and dressier outfits. They just make every outfit more fun!

Once you start making them, you’ll be making them for everyone you know. They’re super fast to make and they are an amazing gift!

Earrings Free Crochet Feather Pattern by Crochet For You

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5. Ridged Feathers Crochet Pattern by Jen Hayes Creations

This Ridged Feathers Crochet Pattern includes feathers in four sizes! The variety in sizes and the fact that they are beautiful on both sides makes them great for a wide variety of projects!

Here are a few ways to use them: making dreamcatchers, as bookmarks, as place savers on a table, as part of a wall hanging, in yarn bombing displays, stung as a bunting, as hair decoration, as holiday decor, and in amigurumi. The possibilities are truly endless!

Ridged Feathers Crochet Pattern by Jen Hayes Creations

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6. Crochet Feather Pattern by Sylvie Damey Crochet

Use these crocheted feathers to ornate pillow covers, give a fresh look to an old sweater, add to a DIY dream catcher.. or any idea you’ll come up with!

The pattern includes 4 lengths of feathers. The smaller size can easily be used as a leaf: that’s even more ways to use the pattern!

Crochet Feather Pattern by Sylvie Damey Crochet

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7. Feathers Crochet Pattern by Seolta Hooker

This Feathers Crochet Pattern is straight forward and not too technical. The trickiest part, if your not familiar with how to do it, is attaching the yarn to make the vane, however, instructions are included on how to do this, and some pictures as a guide. 

Feathers Crochet Pattern by Seolta Hooker

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8. Peacock Feather Earrings Crochet Pattern by Steffi Glaves

This crochet peacock feather tells you how to crochet a peacock feather motif, which can be made into earrings or scaled up with thicker yarn to make larger items such as bunting, bag accessories or appliqués to embellish other projects.

It is light, dainty and can be easily customised by using different colours or adding bead embellishments.

Peacock Feather Earrings Crochet Pattern by Steffi Glaves

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9. Boho Crochet Feather Pattern by Stones Glass Designs

If you love boho and love all sorts of accents and embellishments that fit the boho theme, this Boho Crochet Feather Pattern is perfect for you!

If you admired the Tunisian style of feather but do not have suitable hooks for that project, come up with something different style that uses basic crochet stitches instead.

Boho Crochet Feather Pattern by Stones Glass Designs

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10. Crocheted Feathers Pattern by Stell And Lulu

Besides being beginner-friendly and quick to work up, this Crocheted Feathers Patterns is also perfect for using up all the leftover scrap yarn that you have in your stash!

These colorful and textured feathers are perfect to ornate dream catchers!

Crocheted Feathers Pattern by Stell And Lulu

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11. Tassel Keychain Crochet Feather Pattern by Wildwood Crochet Store

This crochet pattern for a feather tassel keychain is quick and easy to work up. A crochet keychain also makes a great little stocking stuffer for a crafty friend.

The stylized owl feather, cord, and bead design make a great boho bag charm or would make a lovely token gift for a college dorm room key or housewarming gift.

Tassel Keychain Crochet Feather Pattern by Wildwood Crochet Store

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12. Flicker Pillow Crochet Feather Pattern by Hailey Bailey

Obsessed with feathers? Make a decorative pillow with a beautiful feather design with this Flicker Pillow Crochet Feather Pattern.

This lovely throw pillow will sure to coordinate well with everything. Not only is this a perfect piece to help accent your bedding, it can also be used on a couch, chair, or any other decorative space.

Flicker Pillow Crochet Feather Pattern by Hailey Bailey

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13. Crochet Feathers Pattern by Teenie Crochets

This is an easy pattern to create a textured feather with a strongly delineated quill and flights. It’s a lovely project which can be highly customized with colors and then used as you please in other projects.

Crochet Feathers Pattern by Teenie Crochets

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Which crochet feather pattern will you make first?

If you’re done making beautiful crochet feather patterns of your own, be sure to share them with us on our Facebook Page. We’d love to see what you come up with and what did you use them for!

If you’re craving for more dreamcatcher ideas, here’s our list of the best 27 Crochet Dreamcatcher Patterns that are waiting to be made!

They are great patterns, and you will enjoy making them, be it for yourself, or for a gift. These crochet feather patterns will make great additions to many different projects!

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