40+ Corner To Corner Crochet Patterns (C2C)

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Are you looking for free corner to corner crochet patterns? We’re sharing a few crochet projects including beanies, shawls, blankets, pillows, and more!

Many of the C2C patterns have a square or rectangular design. You can make home decor projects like a corner to corner blanket or pillows as well as garments and other items of clothing.

There is a lot of amazing corner to corner crochet patterns out there and it’s no surprise at all! It’s such a basic technique, yet it makes each project look unique, especially if the pattern calls for diagonal rows.

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Materials Needed For Corner To Corner Crochet Patterns

To crochet corner to corner crochet patterns (C2C crochet patterns) there are some materials needed such as:

On each of the corner to corner crochet patterns below you can find specific yarn suggestions and crochet hook sizes. If you need to substitute the yarn, you can find a helpful yarn substitution guide here.

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Step By Step Corner 2 Corner Technique

This is a short written pattern of the steps of the crochet technique used in the c2c crochet patterns.


C2C Crochet Pattern Increase Rows:

The increase rows increase one tile on each row.

  1. Setup Row 1: Ch 6, dc in 4th ch from hook, dc in the next 2 ch, turn (=1 tile).
  2. Setup Row 2: Ch 6, dc in 4th ch from hook, dc in the next 2 ch, sk next 3 dc, sl st in space created by ch-3 at end of tile, ch 3, dc 3 in same space, turn (=2 tiles).
  3. Increase Row: Ch 6, dc in 4th ch from hook, dc in the next 2 ch, *sk next 3 dc, sl st in space created by ch-3 at end of tile, ch 3, dc 3 in same space*, repeat from *to* until end of row, turn (=3 tiles).
  4. Repeat row 3 until you have tiles needed.

C2C Crochet Pattern Decrease Rows:

Next is the decrease row, where you decrease one tile on each row.

  1. Decrease Row: Ch 1, sl st 1 in next 3 dc, sl st 1 in space created by ch-3 (one tile eliminated), ch 3, dc 3 same space, *sk next 3 dc, sl st in space created by ch-3 at end of tile, ch 3, dc 3 in same space*, repeat from *to* until end of row, turn.

Repeat the decrease row until you finish the last tile for the C2C stitch.

Top Free C2C Crochet Patterns

You’re going to love the great free C2C crochet patterns I’ve gathered for this crochet roundup.

Many of these patterns include step by step instructions as well as c2c charts to help you complete each pattern. The great crochet designers have definitely inspired me!

Step Into Spring Set – Wrist Warmer and Cowl Crochet Patterns
This pair of wrist warmers and cowl works up very fast and can be made in one afternoon or evening. There are a few extra ends to sew in, but it's worth it to have a cozy cowl and wrist warmer set.
Crochet the Step Into Spring Set
Dimensions Shawlette
This shawlette is inspired by the handloom crafts of India. It's an opportunity to revive the beautiful forms of art in the country via crochet! This geometric colorwork shawlette can be easily paired with any dress to keep you warm and comfortable all day.
Crochet the Dimensions Shawlette
Crochet Bandana Pattern – Corner 2 Corner
You're sure to adore this simple crochet bandana pattern utilizing the corner-to-corner technique. Ideal for summer, it's a fantastic crochet project idea. Craft it with your preferred yarn shades and adjust it for a cozy fit that lasts all day!
See the Crochet Bandana Pattern
The C2C Block Rockin’ Poncho
Enjoy a free crochet pattern for the easy corner-to-corner (c2c) Block Rockin’ Crochet Poncho. This pattern comes with a step-by-step picture tutorial, making it perfect for beginners to follow along and create their own stylish poncho.
Crochet The C2C Block Rockin’ Poncho
C2C Modern Tote Bag
Craft a stylish Teacher's C2C Modern Tote Bag with this free crochet pattern, employing the Corner to Corner method and straightforward sewing techniques. This tutorial provides step-by-step instructions to guide you through the process. Let's dive in and create your own trendy tote bag!
Crochet the C2C Modern Tote Bag
C2C Zipper Pouch
The C2C Zipper pouch is a great crochet pattern to try when you want to learn corner to corner crochet. It can be made in just one evening, and you only need some leftover yarn.
Crochet the C2C Zipper Pouch
Don’t Be a Square Beanie
Beautiful C2C crochet beanie using the Corner to Corner technique. The way the color changes are made is genius!
Crochet the Don’t Be a Square Beanie
Black and White Cross Pillow
This is such a great pattern that features Corner to Corner crochet. This is a great way to spruce up your home & the color changes are such fun detail!
Crochet the Black and White Cross Pillow
Vintage Fall Truck Blanket
Here is what makes C2C patterns really fun–you can make artistic images just like this fall truck. This blanket is the perfect fall C2C project that you can lay across your sofa.
Crochet the Vintage Fall Truck Blanket
Daffodil Flower C2C Pillow
Crochet this charming C2C (corner-to-corner) daffodil pillow pattern for delightful summer birthday gifts, teaching appreciation, or brightening up your front porch for Spring! Daffodils hold a special place in my heart as one of my favorite flowers. Their March bloom signals the arrival of spring, filling the air with joy and beauty.
Crochet the Daffodil Flower C2C Pillow
C2C Winter Shawl
This shawl is a great corner to corner project! The diagonal stripes make for a great design. If you know how to increase the shawl row by row, then you can make this one with ease. Would be a cozy shawl to snuggle up in!
Crochet the C2C Winter Shawl
Heart C2C Hat
This crochet hat featuring C2C is absolutely adorable! The small squares and fuzzy ball come together to make a great hat to keep you warm.
Crochet the Heart C2C Hat
Heart C2C Scarf
Grab the matching scarf to the Heart C2C hat! The furry pom poms add a cute touch.
Crochet the Heart C2C Scarf
C2C Crochet Kimono Sweater
The c2c crochet technique can look challenging at first glance but this kimono sweater is actually rated as an easy skill level. Using the C2C method, you make different sections of the sweater. Then you attach them all together to make the sweater!
Crochet the C2C Crochet Kimono Sweater
C2C Throw Blanket
Many people think about blankets or throws when the hear the term Corner to Corner or C2C. Through this link you will not get a pattern, but a tutorial on how to crochet a blanket using this technique!
Crochet the C2C Throw Blanket
Arrow Print Rug
Another great crochet Corner to Corner (C2C) idea for the home. This rug is amazing and would make the perfect gift to use as a doormat, shower mat, or rug in your kitchen!
Crochet the Arrow Print Rug
Easy C2C Crochet Baby Blanket
If you're looking for a gift to make for a loved one's baby shower, then this baby blanket is a great idea! This easy pattern looks so soft and comfortable, and the diagonal pattern is very pretty.
Crochet the Easy C2C Crochet Baby Blanket
C2C Cowl
Here is another wonderful C2C pattern by Left in Knots! Infinity scarves like this one are cozy and fashionable and really easy to crochet.
Crochet the C2C Cowl
Geo Crochet Pillow Cover
Another fun crochet pillow using the Corner to Corner technique! This pillow has a lot of depth and texture so it makes a great home decor item that you can make yourself.
Crochet the Geo Crochet Pillow Cover
C2C Fingerless Gloves
Using C2C method these fingerless gloves will be sure to work up quickly! Use them to keep your hands warm during the winter months.
Crochet the C2C Fingerless Gloves
Easy Crochet C2C Blanket
This C2C pattern is a perfect crochet project for beginners, especially if you're familiar with the single crochet and double crochet stitches. MJ's includes a video tutorial to help you get more familiar with the C2C technique so head to her blog to check it out!
Crochet the Easy Crochet C2C Blanket
Scrappy Corner to Corner Crochet Blanket
With this blanket pattern, you have the opportunity to make good use of a ton of scrap yarn. Bring your favorite colors together without worrying about weaving the ends together!
Crochet the Scrappy Corner to Corner Crochet Blanket
Corner to Corner Heart
If you're looking for something unique, then check out this crochet heart that could make a great wall hanging or small rug! The corner to corner method is used to create a pretty heart design. You can use one solid yarn color for the yarn or use different colors to create a blended heart design.
Crochet the Corner to Corner Heart
Moss Stitch Crochet Blanket
There are many beautiful afghan patterns and this blanket does not disappoint! The horizontal stripes are easy to crochet.
Crochet the Moss Stitch Crochet Blanket
Across the Way Crochet C2C Blanket
The Across the Way pattern is a crochet c2c blanket worked with a cluster stitch to create a rectangle baby-size blanket (you can adjust the size to your preference).
Crochet the Across the Way Crochet C2C Blanket
Corner to Corner Dragonfly Blanket
The detailed design is so fun to look at! This blanket is one of the more challenging patterns on this list but the instructions are very detailed. Follow along carefully and you'll see the dragon flies appear as you complete each row!
Crochet the Corner to Corner Dragonfly Blanket
Southwest Sunburst C2C Crochet Afghan
I'm thrilled to introduce the Native American Southwest Sunburst c2c crochet afghan! Completing large projects like this one brings a sense of relief and accomplishment. This blanket features some of my favorite colors and is incredibly soft!
Crochet the Southwest Sunburst C2C Afghan
C2C Snowman Scarf Free Pattern
Create an adorable C2C Snowman Scarf using the corner-to-corner crochet method. This free crochet pattern is not only cute but also perfect for the winter season. While it may resemble a Corner to Corner graph, the scarf's appearance is achieved by changing colors at the end of each row, coupled with the diagonal nature of C2C crochet.
See the C2C Snowman Scarf Crochet Pattern
Crochet Car Seat Canopy
How adorable is this Crochet Car Seat Canopy? Whether crocheting this as a gift or for your little one, the car seat canopy can offer privacy while doubling as a diaper changing blanket. The assembly of this project is just like a C2C blanket. So grab your crochet hook, and let's start making this little owl Crochet Car Seat Canopy!
See the Crochet Car Seat Canopy Pattern
Candy Stripes Lapghan Crochet C2C Blanket
Discover how to crochet the Candy Stripes Crochet C2C Blanket, featuring an easy stitch pattern worked on the bias. This delightful project incorporates self-striping yarn for charming accents throughout the blanket. Let's grab our hooks and start crocheting!
See the Candy Stripes Lapghan Crochet C2C Blanket Pattern
Colin Drew C2C Washcloth Pattern
For a fun and simple washcloth pattern or to explore C2C projects, the Colin Drew C2C Washcloth is an excellent choice. This free crochet pattern and accompanying video tutorial demonstrate how to create this easy corner-to-corner washcloth using double crochet boxes. While C2C washcloths can sometimes lose shape due to the spaces in the boxes, I prefer using half double crochets for tighter, more durable results. Available in 6 sizes!
Crochet the Colin Drew C2C Washcloth Pattern
OH DEER C2C Banner Crochet Pattern
Introducing the OH DEER C2C Banner Crochet Pattern! Despite its mystifying appearance, C2C crochet is more straightforward than you might think. This pattern includes written directions for the Deer C2C Banner as well as a graph for those who prefer visual charts.
See the OH DEER C2C Banner Crochet Pattern
C2C Crochet Tote Bag Pattern
The C2C Crochet Tote Bag presents a free crochet pattern crafted using the corner-to-corner technique. It's an excellent way to utilize any stash yarns you have on hand.
See the C2C Crochet Tote Bag Pattern
Corner to Corner Crochet Clutch Bag
Craft a quick and easy crochet clutch bag with this free C2C crochet pattern. This pattern employs a stitch variation on the traditional corner-to-corner crochet technique, resulting in a sturdier crochet fabric ideal for bag making. Discover how to crochet a corner-to-corner rectangle while creating a charming crochet clutch bag using a non-standard C2C stitch.
Crochet the Corner to Corner Crochet Clutch Bag
C2C Two Enamored Hearts Washcloth
Explore this free crochet pattern for creating a washcloth featuring a heart inside a heart using the half double crochet corner-to-corner technique. Two sizes are included for added versatility! This corner-to-corner pattern utilizes half double crochets, resulting in less space between each square for a sturdier, more functional washcloth. Despite this, you'll still enjoy the fantastic texture of the corner-to-corner stitch pattern, along with the simplicity in crafting the graphic.
Crochet the C2C Two Enamored Hearts Washcloth
Crochet WIP Bag Using Corner to Corner
This free crochet pattern offers instructions for making a WIP bag perfect for carrying smaller crochet projects on the go. Utilizing the Corner to Corner (C2C) method, the beauty lies in its adaptability: once you reach the desired size or use up half of your yarn, you can seamlessly transition from increasing to decreasing. This versatility makes it ideal for accommodating various project sizes and yarn amounts.
See the Crochet WIP Bag Using Corner to Corner
Free Nordic Crochet Super Scarf Pattern
Embrace the winter chill with this nordic crochet super scarf pattern, ideal for those in colder climates or anyone eager to join the super scarf trend. If you're new to corner-to-corner crochet, this pattern offers a perfect opportunity to hone your skills with its beginner-friendly design. Let's dive into this step-by-step tutorial and create a cozy winter statement piece adorned with charming crochet snowflakes!
See the Free Nordic Crochet Super Scarf Pattern
Corner to Corner Crochet Blanket
This beginner-friendly Corner to Corner Crochet Blanket pattern offers a simple introduction to the c2c technique. If you're new to the standard corner to corner crochet stitch, it involves working from one bottom corner to the opposite top corner in diagonal rows. This blanket utilizes the traditional c2c stitch with "blocks" of double crochet stitches. Let's begin crafting with your crochet hook!
Crochet the Corner to Corner Crochet Blanket
Caspian Crochet Blanket
Craft a Crochet C2C Blanket ideal for beginners new to C2C crochet, with a step-by-step photo tutorial enabling creation of any size. The Caspian Crochet Blanket offers a vibrant yet straightforward design, utilizing the diagonal box stitch for crafting a C2C crochet pattern rectangle. Additionally, you'll discover how to incorporate a ribbed C2C blanket border, minimizing the need for weaving in countless color change ends. Let's get crocheting!
See the Caspian Crochet Blanket Pattern
C2C Corner Bookmark
Crochet your own C2C corner bookmark with this pattern, utilizing the corner-to-corner crochet technique. Each C2C square features 3 double crochets and a ch-3. For detailed guidance, follow the step-by-step instructions provided in the accompanying video tutorial below.
Crochet the C2C Corner Bookmark Pattern
18″ C2C Alphabet Square
Discover a free crochet pattern for crafting an 18" C2C alphabet square, ideal for creating personalized throw pillows, charming wall hangings, or cozy afghans. The beauty of C2C crochet lies in its versatility, enabling you to easily customize designs and add a unique touch to your home decor projects.
Crochet the 18″ C2C Alphabet Square
C2C Rainbow Hand Towel Crochet Pattern
Craft the C2C Rainbow Hand Towel for a delightful addition to your kitchen decor, bringing vibrant colors and joy into your space. Not only perfect for kitchen use, but it also serves as a charming addition to a spa basket or a delightful treat for yourself, adding a touch of fun and functionality to your daily routine.
See the C2C Rainbow Hand Towel Crochet Pattern
Diagonals for Days C2C Crochet Top
Create your own modern and casual summer wardrobe staple with this free pattern for a c2c crochet top, utilizing the corner-to-corner crochet technique. Crafted from two long strips of c2c fabric seamlessly seamed together, this top offers a simple yet stylish addition to your clothing collection. Add some edging to complete the look and transform it into a contemporary, minimalist t-shirt design.
See the Diagonals for Days C2C Crochet Top
C2C Crochet Butterfly Blanket
Do you love butterflies? Then this crochet butterfly blanket is for you! This pattern uses self-striping yarn and the corner-to-corner technique to create a stunning look.
See the C2C Crochet Butterfly Blanket Pattern

Get Started With The Corner To Corner Technique

I trust you found inspiration in these corner to corner crochet patterns, ready to embark on your next creative endeavor.

Each pattern, from intricate graphghans to cozy throws, showcases the crocheter’s skill and artistic vision.

Whether you’re a novice or a seasoned crocheter, these patterns exemplify the joy and fulfillment that crochet can bring into your life.

Let’s keep our hooks gliding and persist in turning yarn into masterpieces.

Janne Kleivset

Janne Kleivset

Founder, Crochet Pattern Designer & Owner of Joy of Motion Crochet.

Janne has helped millions of crocheters find their next crochet project with more than 250 free crochet patterns and 110 crochet tutorials on her blog.

With more than two decades of crochet experience, and crochet designing since 2011, she's been featured on multiple prominent sites such as Lion Brand Yarn, in crochet magazines and the OML "Make" book.

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