38 Knit and Crochet Butterfly Patterns Mostly Free Patterns for Knitting and Crocheting Butterflies

Butterflies are needlecraft artisans’ dream subjects. They’re such enchanting creatures; they’ve inspired countless crafters, designers and artists to capture their fascinating forms in thread, yarn, fabric, beads, clay, paint and every other media you could think of.


Knitting and crochet are art forms that are particularly well suited for capturing intricate, lacy butterfly shapes. If you’re interested in finding new knit and crochet butterfly patterns to work on, this page will guide you to a whole bunch of gorgeous projects to consider.

Free Knit and Crochet Butterfly Patterns

Free Crochet Butterfly Patterns

1. Sweet Butterfly Applique — Free Crochet Pattern Download


2. Wonder Wings Butterfly Applique — Free Crochet Pattern


3. 3-D Crochet Butterfly Tutorial


4. Small Crochet Butterfly


5. Bountiful Butterflies


6. Easy crochet butterfly pattern


7. Small Butterfly Appliques


8. Lace Crochet Butterfly With Picots — Free Crochet Pattern


See Also: Free Picot Stitch Crochet Instructions


9. Dainty Crochet Butterflies — Free Crochet Pattern


10. Crochet Swallow-Tailed Butterflies — Free Pattern


11. 3-D Crocheted Butterfly — Free Crochet Pattern


12. Granny Flower Butterflies — Free Crochet Pattern


13. Crochet Butterfly Applique Made From Hearts — Free Pattern


14. Butterfly Clips or Appliques — Free Crochet Pattern


15. Crochet Butterfly Bag — Free Pattern


16. Butterfly Cell Phone Cozy — Free Crochet Pattern


17. Butterfly Stitch Prayer Shawl — Free Crochet Pattern Download

Free Knit Butterfly Patterns

18. Flutterby Baby Blanket Pattern — Free Knitting Pattern


19. Butterfly Baby Blanket — Free Knitting Pattern


20. Butterfly Blanket — Free Knitting Pattern


21. Butterfly Pillow — Free Knitting Pattern


22. Knitted Butterfly Applique — Free Knitting Pattern


23. Quick, Easy Stuffed Butterfly Toy — Free Knitting Pattern


24. Summer Garden Stuffed Toys: Butterfly, Snail, Ladybug, Caterpillar and Bumblebee — Free Knitting Pattern Download


25. Kookla Critter Stuffed Toy Butterfly — Free Knitting Pattern


26. Wings of Desire Lace Knit Butterfly Scarf — Free Knitting Patern


27. Women’s Lace Knit Butterfly Poncho — Free Knitting Pattern


28. Winter Butterflies Women’s Knit Sweater — Free Knitting Pattern


29. Beach Butterfly Women’s Knit Sweater — Free Knitting Pattern


30. Little Butterfly Child’s Knit Sweater — Free Knitting Pattern


31. Child’s Wraparound Sweater With Butterfly Embroideries — Free Knitting Pattern


32. Girl’s Lace Butterfly Knit Poncho — Free Knitting Pattern Download


33. Baby’s knit butterfly layette set including hat, pullover sweater, pants, and booties. Free knitting pattern sized for babies from 6-24 months old.


34. Butterfly Posy Drawstring Bag — Free Knitting Pattern


35. Butterfly Phone Purse — Free Knitting Pattern


36. Fair Isle Knit Purses With Birds and Butterflies — Registration required to get the free pattern — This pattern is free if you register for membership at the LetsKnit UK website.


37. Lace Butterfly Knit Dishcloth or Washcloth — Free Knitting Pattern

Knit and Crochet Butterfly Patterns for Sale

Crochet Butterfly Patterns for Sale

38. Butterblies Mobile — Crochet Pattern for Sale


That’s our roundup of 38 fabulous knit and crochet butterfly patterns. Here’s hoping you found bunches of lovely butterfly patterns to add to your pattern stash — and that you’ll be happily knitting and crocheting butterflies for many months to come!

This page was last updated on 1/21/2018.

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