With only a month until it’s officially autumn, there’s no better time than now to prep for chilly weather with DIY crochet essentials for the home. Whether you want a cozy throw blanket for snuggling or knit coasters to pair with your PSL, this roundup of needlework goodies is seriously autumnal #goals. Scroll on for 19 DIY crochet ideas for sprucing up your home for fall the cozy way.

rainbow baskets

1. DIY Coil + Crochet Rainbow Basket: After all that back-to-school shopping, chances are you’ll find yourself with a surplus of school supplies. No matter how many pens and pencils you stock up on, make sure everything stays organized with these super practical and pretty rainbow crochet baskets. (via My Poppet Makes)

rainbow washcloths

2. DIY Rainbow Crochet Washcloths: When your washcloths look this good, you might not want to get them dirty. Clean or not — either way, you’ll brighten up your home with these colorful crochet squares. (via My Poppet Makes)

colorful round coasters

3. DIY Colorful Vintage Coasters: Cozy up your home with a little vintage influence from these cheery coasters. Their lively pop of color will definitely perk you up in the morning. (via Mama in a Stitch)


4. DIY Crochet Watermelon Coasters: Hang on to those last long days for as long as you can with these watermelon coasters that scream *summertime.* With a fun warm-weather vibe, these little cuties work perfectly to catch the condensation running off your icy drinks on a hot day. (via Midwestern Moms)

plastic canvas circles table runner

5. DIY Canvas Circles Table Runner: Give your coffee table extra oomph with this gorgeous runner made up of concentric crocheted circles. It can even double as a coaster if you can’t be bothered to bring out the real ones. (via CraftyPod)


6. DIY Crochet Hanging Planter: This DIY project packs twice the visual punch: The vibrant blue adds a welcome pop of color to any room, while the greenery opens up your space. If you’re looking to amp up the visual interest in your home, make this hanging planter ASAP. (via Clover USA)

crocheted cushion

7. DIY Harlequin Crocheted Cushion: Crocheting may be an age-old tradition, but there’s nothing old-fashioned about this cushion. Its multicolored geometric pattern is majorly stylish and hints at a contemporary art influence, which is sure to give your home a sophisticated feel. (via Sarita Creative)

ombre coasters

8. DIY Ombre Crocheted Coasters: This beautiful array of ombre coasters will look stunning with any decor scheme. Better yet, you can crochet another set to give away as a thoughtful housewarming or hostess gift. (via Envato Tuts+)

hexagon table runner

9. DIY Hexagon Table Runner: Bring the geometric trend to your table setting with this sophisticated yet cozy runner. It’ll instantly liven up a bare dining table with its colorful and modern design. (via Envato Tuts+)

rainbow dishclothes

10. DIY Crochet Striped Dishcloths: Brighten up your kitchen with these rainbow striped dishcloths that can’t be overlooked. Their simple but classic pattern make them a must-have for your home. (via The Stitchin’ Mommy)


11. DIY Crochet Pokémon Ball Coasters: Can’t let go of Pokémon Go? Spruce up your home with these Poké Ball-inspired crochet coasters that’ll entertain your guests whenever you bring them out. (via Midwestern Moms)

alphabet pillows

12. DIY Crochet Alphabet Pillows: Make a statement (literally) with these alphabet pillows. Whip up your own customized letters to spell out whatever phrase you want. (via Lovelyish)

crochet pillow

13. DIY Crochet Pillow Cover: These dual-toned crochet pillow covers are ideal for anyone who can’t make up their mind. Their interchangeable design will brighten up your living room or bedroom in a new way each day. (via Leelee Knits)


14. DIY Crocheted Lampshade: Don’t let a naked bulb get you down — dress it up with a simple crochet frame! Pro tip: For best results, paint the cord to coordinate with its new knitted frame. (via Ludorn)


15. DIY Tapestry Crochet Dishcloths: These give a basic kitchen accessory the renewed purpose of upgrading your space. Make and keep them for yourself or gift them to any friend that could do with a kitchen sprucer-upper. (via Lebenslustiger)

16. DIY Chevron Blanket: Crocheted blankets may get a bad rap for being a little old fashioned. But rest assured, this chevron blanket isn’t your grandmother’s. Its undeniably modern pattern and uber coziness will make this a staple throughout fall and winter. (via Grow Creative)

cube coasters

17. DIY 3D Cube-Style Crochet Coasters: These optical illusion coasters will be a hit at all your get-togethers. Once you’ve got the pattern down, you can even experiment with different 3D shapes. (via Lebenslustiger)


18. DIY Rainbow Storage Basket: Storage bins and baskets don’t have to be basic. Opt for this unapologetically colorful one that’ll draw attention to its pattern and away from the junk you’re hiding inside. (via My Poppet Makes)

ombre blue cushion

19. DIY Ombre Cushion: Ombre anything never gets old. Bring this fail-safe modern trend to your home with this cushion that’s both stylish and cozy. (via Flair)

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