Crochet Wall Hanging pattern – Perfect for Stash-busting!
If you’re looking for a fun and free crochet wall hanging pattern (a great way to use up all that scrap yarn you have lying around). I’ve got the perfect project for you. I discovered how great the honeycomb stitch looks when paired with any yarn and I haven’t been able to stop using it for all my Tunisian crochet projects. Here I’ve made some fun mini wall hangings that are perfect for beginner Tunisian crocheters because you can practice all the basic stitches as you learn how to crochet a small rectangle using new Tunisian crochet skills!
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If you are on the hunt for a free crochet wall hanging pattern, this pattern is the perfect crochet wall hanging for beginners. It’s the perfect wall hanging pattern to practice the basic Tunisian crochet stitches while doing some stash busting. Add a minimalist touch to your baby’s nursery decor or add some brightness to your kid’s room, or make it in neutral colors to add a rustic touch to your home decor with this yarn stash-busting project! With its range from crochet nursery decor to crochet home decor, it’s the perfect crochet wall hanging tutorial.
The best part is you can personalize it any way you like with the colors you choose and the design you choose to embroider on it making it a fun freeform crochet wall hanging pattern! I’ve also included a full crochet wall hanging YouTube tutorial from start to finish. The PDF includes complete color chart for all three designs seen in the pictures!
Remember if you make any of the patterns, use the hashtag #sbchallenge and tag me!
Crochet Wall Hanging Pattern Materials
Color A – Mighty Stitch Yarn in Chocolate (50 yards) (80% acrylic 20% superwash wool; 100 g; 208 yards)
Color B – Mighty Stitch Yarn in Cream (20 yards) (80% acrylic 20% superwash wool; 100 g/ 208 yards)
Note: As this is a stash-busting project, you can use any worsted size 4 yarn, size of the finished project may vary slightly due to slight differences in the composition of yarn and the resulting gauge.
About the Pattern:
Skill Level: Beginner
Hooks: Size I 9 (5.5 mm) Tunisian crochet hook or straight hook that is at least 8 in. long. If you’re looking for a beautiful straight wood hook, I love my Furls Tunisian crochet Maple and Ebony hook which you can grab here. Or if you want a full set, get my favorite Bamboo Clover Takumi Interchangeable Tunisian Crochet Hook set here.
US I9 5.5 mm crochet hook (optional – makes the last wooden dowel part easier), I love my Clover soft-grip hook, get it here.
Gauge is 5 st. over 4 rows in Tunisian Honeycomb Stitch for a 1 x 1 in. square
The finished wall hanging size is 3.5 in. wide by 12 in. in length with fringe.
Crochet Wall Hanging Pattern Notes:
- This pattern uses a few Tunisian crochet techniques. Use the following video tutorials as needed:
- Pattern rows are Forward pass instructions.
- The following instructions are implied:
- The loop already on the hook at the beginning of the row counts as the first st.
- Always Tunisian simple stitch in the last st of the row, being sure to work under both loops of the st.
- Return Pass: Follow the foundation row and each row with the Return Pass in the same color unless a color change is needed.
- Return Pass Instructions: Ch 1, *yarn over, pull through two loops; repeat from * until 1 loop remains on the hook.
Tss: Tunisian simple stitch
Tps: Tunisian purl stitch
RetP: Return Pass -Explained above
Crochet Wall Hanging Pattern Instructions:
Note: The stitch count should be 19 at the end of each row.
Ch 19 with yarn.
Row 1 (Foundation Row): Pick up a loop in the back bump of each chain. Complete normal RetP. (19 sts)
Row 2: Tss into first stitch (Tps, Tss)* complete * across and complete a normal RetP.
Row 3: Tps into first stitch (Tss, Tps)* complete * across and complete a normal RetP.
Rows 4 to 9: Repeat Rows 2 and 3 until piece measures 9 inches
Do not bind off, attach wooden dowel as seen in pattern video, leaving a 6 in. tail, cut yarn.
With the right side of the rectangle facing you, leaving a 6 in. tail, start weaving the contrasting color yarn diagonally through the simple stitches as seen below. Skip a row in between each diagonal line as seen below. Repeat with more pieces of yarn. Weave in all loose ends into the wrong side. The pattern PDF includes color charts for each variation (diagonal stripes, arrows, or the diagonal and mountain as shown in the pattern video).
With the right side of the rectangle facing you, leaving a 6 in. tail, start weaving the contrasting color yarn in arrowheads through the simple stitches as seen below. Skip a row in between each arrowhead as seen below. Repeat with more pieces of yarn. Weave in all loose ends into the wrong side.
Optional: Steam block for a smoother finish. You can find a full steam blocking tutorial here.
You are done! Have any questions? The best way to reach me is via email: [email protected]
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This is an original pattern from Noor’s Knits, ©2021. Please do not reprint, repost, or sell any parts of this pattern, but feel free to link back to my blog. You are welcome to sell finished items made from this pattern but please kindly link back to my website. Send questions to [email protected]