Create Your Own Crochet Halloween Treat Bags
18 Free Patterns


Halloween is just around the corner, and what better way to add a handmade touch to your festivities than with these fun crochet Halloween treat bags?

In this post, I’ve curated a selection of 18 fantastic free patterns that will have you ready to whip up some spooky goodness. Plus, I added five of my favourite premium paid patterns.

Get your crochet hooks ready, and prepare for a spookily fun journey into the world of Halloween treat bags!

Free Crochet Halloween Treat Bag Patterns

A crochet ghost halloween treat bag.
Photo: yarnspirations.com

Lily Sugar’n Cream Skull Trick or Treat Bag from Yarnspirations

This is such a cute bag for little trick-or-treaters.

SIZE: approximately 6″ (15 cm) in diameter and 6″ (15 cm) high.
YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight cotton, e.g., Sugar’n Cream from Lily.
HOW MUCH YARN DO I NEED?: one skein in White and a smaller amount in Black.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5 mm (H-8) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: scissors, a yarn needle, and a piece of lightweight cardboard for the bottom of the bag.

A black crochet monster bag.
Photo: acrochetedsimplicity.com

Hungry Monster Candy Bag from A Crocheted Simplicity

This free crochet Halloween treat bag is so cute! What little one wouldn’t love this?

SIZE: 7½-11″ wide and 13½” tall (19-28 cm x 34 cm).
YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight cotton, e.g., Lily Sugar ‘n Cream.
HOW MUCH YARN DO I NEED?: approximately 240 yards (220 m) in Black, 15 yards (14 m) in White, 40 yards (37 m) in Orange, 45 yards (41 m) in Green, and 30 yards (27 m) in Purple.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5 mm (H-8) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: a measuring tape, scissors, and a tapestry needle.
SPECIAL STITCHES/TECHNIQUES USED: Crochet in the Front Loop Only, Crochet in the Back Loop Only, Surface Crochet, and the Invisible Join Technique.

A black crochet bat bag.
Photo: yarnspirations.com

Red Heart Happy Bat Bag from Yarnspirations

This free crochet Halloween treat bag pattern is fun and easy to crochet. The wings are made of felt, and the face is embroidered.

SIZE: 7½” tall and 5″ in diameter at the top (19 x 12.5 cm).
YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn, e.g., Red Heart Super Saver.
HOW MUCH YARN DO I NEED?: one skein in Black and small amounts in Orange and White.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5.50 mm (I-9) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: stitch markers, scissors, a yarn needle, two white buttons, two black chenille stems (pipe cleaners), a sewing needle, black thread, a hot glue gun, and a 5″ x 10″ (12.5 x 25.5 cm) piece of black felt.
SPECIAL STITCHES/TECHNIQUES USED: Reverse Single Crochet Stitch.

A crochet halloween treat bag with a jack-o-lantern motif.
Photo: leftinknots.com

Crochet Trick or Treat Bag from Left In Knots

This crochet Halloween treat bag pattern is decorated with cross-stitch on a basic, single crochet bag. You could also use the pattern to make the bag in Tapestry Crochet. The designer has used reflective yarn for the pumpkin design.

YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 9 mm (M/N-13) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: scissors and a yarn needle.
SPECIAL STITCHES/TECHNIQUES USED: Cross-Stitch Embroidery or Tapestry Crochet.

Boo Ghost Halloween trick-or-treat crochet bag.
Photo: blackstone-designs.com

Halloween Treats Tote from Blackstone Design

Learn how to make an adorable crochet Halloween treat bag with this free pattern tutorial from Blackstone Designs. Four different graphs are included for decorating the bag – a pumpkin, a witches hat, candy corn, and the ghost pictured above.

SIZE: 8″ x 3½” x 8½” (20 x 9 x 21.5 cm).
YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn.
HOW MUCH YARN DO I NEED?: 288 yds/263 m in Black, 96 yds/88 m in Orange, and 24 yds/22 m in White.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5 mm (H-8) and 6.50 mm (K-10 ½) crochet hooks.
NOTIONS: scissors, a yarn needle, a hot glue gun, and 3D fabric paint (optional).
SPECIAL STITCHES/TECHNIQUES USED: Working with two strands of yarn held together.

Two jack-o-lantern Halloween crochet bags.
Photo: loopsandlovecrochet.com

Crochet Jack O Lantern Trick or Treat Bag from Loops and Love Crochet

These cute crochet Halloween bags work up quickly in double-stranded yarn, which has the added benefit of making them sturdy too. Instructions are given for two sizes, and there are notes on modifying the sizes further.

SIZE: small bag measures approximately 7″ wide and 8″ tall (18 x 20 cm), and the large bag is about 9″ wide and 10″ tall (23 x 25 cm).
YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn.
HOW MUCH YARN DO I NEED?: 180 yds (165 m) for the smaller bag and 430 yds (393 m) for the large bag.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5 mm (H-8) or 5.50 mm (I-9) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: scissors and a yarn needle.
SPECIAL STITCHES/TECHNIQUES USED: Crab Stitch (Reverse Single Crochet).

Crochet frankenstein and candy corn Halloween treat bags.
Photo: mariasbluecrayon.com

How to Crochet a Halloween Treat Bag from Maria’s Blue Crayon

These cute little Halloween treat bags crochet up quickly and are great for gifting.

SIZE: 5″ tall with a 3″ base diameter (13 x 7.5 cm).
YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5 mm (H-8) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: 6 mm safety eyes, a measuring tape, scissors, and a tapestry needle.

A muumy-themed Halloween crochet bag.
Photo: thecrochetdude.com

I Want My Mummy from The Crochet Dude

I Want My Mummy is a free Halloween crochet treat bag pattern, crocheted in the round without joining.

SIZE: 16″ around and 5″ tall without the handle (40 x 13 cm).
YARN WEIGHT: #6 / Super Bulky / Roving weight yarn.
HOW MUCH YARN DO I NEED?: about 83 yds/76 m for the main part of the bag, 2 yds/2 m for the eyes, and 2 yds/2 m for the mouth.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 10 mm (N/P-15) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: scissors and a yarn needle.

Two crochet Halloween treat bags, one with a bat motif and the other with a love heart.
Photo: stitching-together.com

Crochet Trick or Treat Bag Pattern from Stitching Together

These bags have a simple construction method, made by crocheting a rectangle which is then folded and seamed together along the sides. The bags are worked in C2C crochet.

SIZE: The Bat bag measures 9½” x 9½” (24 x 24 cm) and the Heart bag is 8½” x ½” (22 x 22 cm).
YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5.50 mm (I-9) or 6 mm (J-10) crochet hooks.
NOTIONS: scissors and a yarn needle.
SPECIAL STITCHES/TECHNIQUES USED: Corner-to-Corner Crochet.

A crochet Frankenstein Halloween bag.
Photo: sewrella.com

Crochet Frankenstein Trick-or-Treat Bag from Sewrella

This free pattern is for a smaller crochet treat bag for little ones.

YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn, e.g., Vanna’s Choice from Lion Brand.
HOW MUCH YARN DO I NEED?: one skein each in the colourways Black and Fern, and smaller amounts in White and Silver Grey.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5 mm (H-8) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: safety eyes, scissors, and a large-eyes tapestry needle.

A crochet black cat bag.
Photo: oombawkadesigncrochet.com

Black Cat Halloween Trick-or-Treat Bag Pattern from Ooombawka Design Crochet

I love this design, simple but so effective!

SIZE: 11″ x 11″ (28 x 28 cm).
YARN WEIGHT: #5 / Bulky / Chunky / Craft weight yarn, e.g., Bernat Maker Home Dec yarn.
HOW MUCH YARN DO I NEED?: about 256 yds/234 m.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 7 mm crochet hook.
NOTIONS: scissors, a yarn needle, and a stitch marker.
SPECIAL STITCHES/TECHNIQUES USED: Extended Single Crochet Stitch.

A green crochet alien bag.
Photo: madewithatwist.com

Creepy Cute Alien Treat Bag from Made With A Twist

Make this fun alien Halloween treat bag with this free crochet pattern. It has a cross-body design making it easy for kids to carry.

SIZE: about 8″ wide and 12″ long for the bag section (20 x 30 cm).
YARN WEIGHT: #6 / Super Bulky / Roving weight yarn, e.g., Hometown from Lion Brand.
HOW MUCH YARN DO I NEED?: 160 yds/146 m in the Oklahoma City Green colourway, 25 yds/23 m in Oakland Black, and 25 yds/23 m in White.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5 mm (H-8) and 8 mm (L-11) crochet hooks.
NOTIONS: a stitch marker, polyester fiberfill, scissors, and a sewing needle.

A child holding a crochet Halloween treat bag with a candy corn motif.
Photo: yarnspirations.com

Bernat Crochet Candy Corn Trick or Treat Bag from Yarnspirations

This free Halloween crochet treat bag is an easy pattern, worked in single crochet. There are written instructions for the colourwork as well as a graph.

SIZE: approximately 16″ tall and 14″ wide (40.5 x 35.5 cm).
YARN WEIGHT: #6 / Super Bulky / Roving weight yarn, e.g., Bernat Softee Chunky.
HOW MUCH YARN DO I NEED?: two balls in the Black colourway and one ball each in White, Pumpkin, and Glowing Gold.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5 mm (H-8) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: scissors and a yarn needle.

Free Halloween Treat Bag Patterns with Video Tutorials

A small crochet halloween treat bag with a ghost motif.
Photo: leftinknots.com

Crochet Trick or Treat Toddler Bag from Left In Knots

A cute toddler-sized crochet Halloween bag decorated with cross-stitch embroidery. This pattern includes a video tutorial to teach you how to cross-stitch on crochet.

YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 6 mm (J-10) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: scissors and a yarn needle.
SPECIAL STITCHES/TECHNIQUES USED: Cross-Stitch Embroidery or Tapestry Crochet.

Video: A Crafty Concept

Witch Hat Backpack from A Crafty Concept

Learn how to make an easy Halloween backpack with this step-by-step written pattern and video tutorial.

YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn.
HOW MUCH YARN DO I NEED?: 3-4 oz (85-114 g) for the body and shoes, 1-2 oz (28-57 g) for the hat, and 1 oz (28 g) for the legs.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 4.50 mm (7) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: scissors, a tapestry needle, stitch markers, and some material for the straps – i.e., cord, rope, ribbon etc.
SPECIAL STITCHES/TECHNIQUES USED: Working in the Back Bump and Changing Colours.

Halloween Trick-or-treat Bags from Crochet with Tiffany

Follow along with the YouTube tutorial, or click on the link below to go to the free written pattern.

SIZE: 12″ wide by 12½” tall (30.5 x 32 cm).
YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn.
HOW MUCH YARN DO I NEED?: approximately 285 yards for the main section of the bag (260 m).
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5.25 mm (I) crochet hook
NOTIONS: scissors, a yarn needle, and a safety pin or paper clip.

Three crochet Halloween treat bags.
Photo: repeatcrafterme.com

Crochet Halloween Tote Bags from Repeat Crafter Me

These adorable crochet Halloween treat bags include both written instructions and a YouTube video tutorial. Instructions are given for the Jack-O-Lantern Bag, the Frankenstein bag, and the Cat bag.

SIZE: 11″ x 11″ (28 x 28 cm), not including the handles.
YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn, e.g., Red Heart Super Saver.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5.25 mm (I) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: scissors and a tapestry needle.

Video: Crochet with Lisa

Halloween Trick or Treat Bag from Crochet with Lisa

This YouTube tutorial will teach you how to make a Halloween treat bag with a Filet crochet motif. There are four different motifs to choose from – a Jack-O-Lantern, a Black Cat, a Ghost, and a Moon and Stars design.

SIZE: 14″ x 14″ (35.5 x 35.5 cm).
YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn, e.g., Bernat Super Value.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5 mm (H-8) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: scissors and a yarn needle.

Five Favourite Premium Paid Halloween Bag Patterns

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A grey and white crochet mummy bag.
Photo: 365 Knit Too

Crochet Mummy Bag from Crochet 365 Knit Too

This Halloween crochet bag is easy and quick to make.

SIZE: the finished bag is approximately 10″ (25 cm) tall including the handle.
YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn.
HOW MUCH YARN DO I NEED?: approximately 3 oz (85 g) of white yarn and 4 oz (114 g) of grey.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5.75 mm (J) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: 15 mm safety eyes, scissors and a tapestry needle.

A black crochet bag with a skull motif.
Photo: NiLa Jewelry Store

Halloween Crochet Crossbody Bag from NiLa Jewelry Store

This premium paid crochet Halloween bag pattern includes written instructions, photos, a graph, and a video tutorial. The finished bag measures approximately 10″ high and 8¼” wide (25 x 21 cm).

A crochet trick or treat bag with ghost applique.
Photo: Mary’s Yarn Basket

Crochet Trick or Treat Bag from Mary’s Yarn Basket

This cute little crochet trick-or-treat bag is decorated with crochet ghost appliques.

SIZE: finished bag measures about 9″ tall and 3¾” wide (23 x 9.5 cm).
YARN WEIGHT: 4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 4.50 mm (7) crochet hook.
NOTIONS: 10 mm safety eyes, scissors, and a yarn needle.

A crochet cat crossbody Halloween bag.
Photo: First Child Patterns

Oreo the Cat from First Child Patterns

This adorable crochet cat bag is perfect for Halloween. The finished bag measures approximately 7½” in diameter (19 cm).

Two brightly coloured crochet trick or treat bags.
Photo: Heidi Yates Patterns

Trick or Treat Bags from Heidi Yates Patterns

These brightly coloured crochet trick-or-treat bags are a premium paid pattern. The pattern download includes instructions for the treat bags, a Halloween flag or wall hanging, and a large tote bag.

SIZE: 12″ wide and 16″ tall (30.5 x 4.5)
YARN WEIGHT: #4 / Medium / Worsted / Aran weight yarn.
RECOMMENDED HOOK SIZE: 5 mm (H-8), 5.50 mm (I-9), and 6 mm (J-10) crochet hooks.
NOTIONS: a yarn needle, two black buttons for the ‘BOO’, a sewing needle, black thread, and scissors.

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