Whether your household has chickens or you know somebody who does, you will love this genius idea for a crochet egg apron!
Perfect for gathering and protecting those precious chicken eggs, these practical projects provide an egg-cellent way for all of us to take part in the backyard-chicken trend that is growing rapidly – over 1.5 million households in the United States are now enjoying the benefits of raising chickens.
So if your family is one of them, or you know a special someone who is, dive into any of the free crochet patterns found here and make this practical, but unique and egg-cellent, gift this year!
How to Crochet an Egg Apron
Pattern Requested: A Crochet Egg Apron
Requested by: Deborah L. and Sue W.
This week we have a pattern lookup request for a crochet egg apron. A crochet egg apron is a a really smart idea for those of you who have chickens. More and more people (including my sister!) are raising chickens. This egg-cellent apron will make gathering and protecting those precious chicken eggs SO much easier! Check out these free crochet patterns for this practical project and get crocheting because these will make unique and excellent gifts this year!
If you prefer, Ashlea has PDF copies available for purchase for a small fee from her Etsy Shop too! Or, scroll down for the free crochet pattern options!
Free Crochet Egg Apron Patterns
An Egg-cellent Apron Pattern
This easy-to-crochet pattern for an Egg Collecting Apron is available for free on Ashlea’s blog Heart Hook Home. This crochet egg apron has room enough to collect and carry 19 eggs!
Child Size Egg Apron Pattern
This Child Size Egg Apron Pattern holds 10 chicken eggs and is approximately 15 inches wide and 10 inches tall. Designed by HeartHookHome this is the perfect helper apron for you young chicken farmer.
Most Egg-cellent Spring Egg Apron
This adorable Spring Egg Apron was designed by Celina Lane and includes sizes toddler to adult. Crochet yours with Worsted Weight Cotton Yarn  and a 5 mm (H) crochet hook.
Or, if an apron isn’t your style, you can carry your eggs in one of these:
Divided Egg Basket Pattern
Designed by Cara Medus this divided egg basket allows you to place and carry your eggs without them touching one another. This will protect against cracks! This project is crocheted with Super Bulky Weight Yarn and a 10 mm (N/P) crochet hook.
How to Crochet a Beginner Friendly Egg Catching Apron
For the above apron project you will need Bernat Home Dec yarn and an 8 mm crochet hook.
More Crochet Egg Apron Patterns
There are some really adorable for sale crochet egg apron patterns available online.
Here are a few of my favorites:
These 3 crocheted egg gathering apron patterns are no sew! They were designed by Alicia Thomson, of ThomsonFarms. She even has an apron bib pattern modification you can add-on! You can purchase the downloadable PDF crochet patterns from her shop if you are looking for a fun egg apron project!
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