Do you love reading books on the go and want to keep them safe and snug?
Well, book sleeves are the perfect solution! And these crochet book sleeve patterns will help you create one today.
These handy little cases protect your precious books from wear and tear and even spills while adding a touch of style to your reading experience.
Table of Contents
- Free Crochet Book Cover Patterns
- 1- Crochet Zig Zag Book Cover – Free Pattern
- 2- Knit Stitch Crochet Book Cover
- 3- Lacey Shells Crochet Book Cover Free Pattern
- 4- Diamonds Book Cover – Free Crochet Pattern
- 5- Crochet Button-Up Book Cover – Free Pattern
- 6- Granny Square Book Sleeve- Free Crochet Pattern
- 7- Cherry Blossom Book Cover – Free Crochet Pattern
- 8- Tote Book Cover – Free Crochet Pattern
- 9- Super Simple Book Cover – Free Crochet Pattern
- 10- Chunky Book Sleeve – Free Crochet Pattern
- 11- Tunisian Crochet Book Sleeve – Free Pattern
- 12- Crochet Lace Book Cover – Free Pattern
- 13- Easy Crochet Book Cover Free Pattern
Free Crochet Book Cover Patterns
Book sleeves or book covers are great for keeping books safe, especially if you like to keep your books in as good as new condition.
And if you’re a bookworm and a crochet enthusiast, you’re in luck!
There are plenty of free crochet patterns available online that you can use to make perfect covers for your favorite books.
I have gathered in this blog post 13 of the best free crochet book sleeve patterns for you to try out.
1- Crochet Zig Zag Book Cover – Free Pattern
Looking for a fun and eye-catching way to cover your favorite book?
I found this great pattern that will surely add a pop of color to your reading experience.
This playful book cover can be whipped in a few hours with some leftover yarns and a 4mm crochet hook.
This crocheted zig zag book cover will make a great last-minute gift for a book lover.
2- Knit Stitch Crochet Book Cover
Next on the list is this amazing Knit Stitch Crochet Book Cover.
This project is great for those who love the look of knitting but prefer to crochet.
This pattern uses Waistcoat stitch, which is a combination of single, double and hdc stitches to mimic the look of a knit stitch, creating a unique texture that’s sure to catch the eye.
The best thing about the pattern is that you can use a bigger or smaller hook to adjust the size of the cover.
Finish it off with a wooden or vintage button to give the cover a timeless look.
3- Lacey Shells Crochet Book Cover Free Pattern
Looking for a delicate and feminine way to dress up your favorite book?
The pattern next on the list will come up to your expectations.
The Lacey Shells Crochet Book Cover is a free pattern that features a beautiful shell stitch design to create a lace-like pattern, perfect for adding a touch of elegance to your reading experience.
The cover is embellished with multi-colored crocheted flowers that add to its beauty.
The pattern will surely make you grab your hook and some thread and create this amazing book cover that’s both functional and stylish.
4- Diamonds Book Cover – Free Crochet Pattern
Who doesn’t like diamonds?
The Diamonds Book Cover is next on my list. It is a free tapestry crochet pattern that features a unique diamond pattern that is sure to grab attention.
The cover is made by crocheting three separate pieces that are stitched together to make this amazing book sleeve.
The main piece that features diamonds is made as big as the open book, and two smaller pieces make the interior flaps of the cover.
So whether you’re looking to add some diamond bling to your own favorite book or create a special gift for a loved one, the Diamonds Book Cover is a fun and rewarding project to take on!
5- Crochet Button-Up Book Cover – Free Pattern
Want to add a pop of color and personality to your reading experience??
This next pattern on the list features a playful, multi-colored design with a button closure that’s both functional and stylish.
You can use your choice of variegated yarn and I-crochet hook using a combination of sc and dc to create this fun book cover.
You can create these book covers in advance as Christmas presents for book lovers in the family.
6- Granny Square Book Sleeve- Free Crochet Pattern
The next pattern on the list of free crochet book sleeves features a classic and timeless design.
Yes, Granny Square!!
This pattern uses the timeless granny square motif, creating a fun and colorful cover for your favorite book.
Make sure to check out our other article where we show you how to create 23 unusual granny squares!
The pattern is used mostly for Holy books, but you can create it in fun and bold colors for any book of your choice.
The pattern is totally customizable, as it can be made bigger or smaller to fit a variety of book sizes.
So grab your favorite yarn colors and add a touch of vintage charm to your reading experience.
7- Cherry Blossom Book Cover – Free Crochet Pattern
Do you love nature and want to add a nature-inspired touch to your favorite book?
Here comes the cherry blossom book cover!!
A simple pattern made with a 6.50mm crochet hook using single crochet stitches and adorned with a hand-embroidered cherry blossom tree. You can embroider anything of your choice to give it a more customized look.
Grab your hook and yarn and create this beautiful book sleeve for yourself or your loved ones.
8- Tote Book Cover – Free Crochet Pattern
The next pattern in the list is a clever and versatile design, perfect for those who like to carry their books with them on the go.
This tote book cover pattern is a multi-purpose cover that can be used as both a book cover and a tote bag.
The pattern features handles with the book cover so you can carry it along. You can create this bag in both basketweave and trellis patterns. The pattern includes instructions for adding a button closure to keep your book secure.
9- Super Simple Book Cover – Free Crochet Pattern
Looking for a free crochet pattern that’s perfect for beginners or those looking for a quick and easy project?
This super simple book cover pattern uses only single crochet stitches, making it a great option for those who are just starting out with crochet.
The book cover can be made in any color, and the size can be made bigger or smaller to fit any book size.
The best thing about the pattern is its button closure because that’s where you can get creative. Although the pattern features autumn-themed acorn buttons, you can put buttons of your choice to add your personality to the book cover.
10- Chunky Book Sleeve – Free Crochet Pattern
Don’t know where to use that chunky yarn lying around?
I’ve found you an amazing book sleeve pattern that uses chunky yarn and dc and hdc to create this substantial and protective cover for your favorite book.
I love the textured surface that adds extra protection to the book while giving it a cozy feel. The book cover is made with an 8mm or L hook and works up pretty fast.
So, grab your hook and skein of chunky yarn and get crocheting.
11- Tunisian Crochet Book Sleeve – Free Pattern
Have you been planning to try your hands on the Tunisian stitch?
If yes, here is your chance.
This free book sleeve pattern is great for crocheters of all skill levels.
The pattern uses a Tunisian Honeycomb stitch and can be adjusted to fit different book sizes and even a laptop by simply measuring the length and width.
If this pattern has motivated you to give the Tunisian stitch a try, you can find the pattern on the link shared below.
12- Crochet Lace Book Cover – Free Pattern
Lace patterns add a touch of delicacy and are some of the most beautiful and intricate designs in the world of crochet.
The next book cover design on the list features a beautiful lace-like pattern created with dc and dc shells and a delicate scalloped edge.
This pattern is perfect for those looking to create a more decorative cover for their books. The sleeve can be made in any color and even variegated yarn to match your personal style.
13- Easy Crochet Book Cover Free Pattern
This easy and beginner-friendly crochet book cover pattern is a great option for beginners or anyone looking for a quick and simple project.
The beautiful braided pattern is created with FPtc and BPtc using a 4mm crochet hook. The pattern is pretty simple to follow, so even a beginner can try making this easy book cover and add a touch of handmade charm to their favorite books.
Crochet book sleeves are the perfect way to protect and dress up your favorite books.
With so many free crochet book cover patterns available online, you can easily create unique and personalized book covers for your favorite books.
The patterns in this list range from classic granny squares to delicate lace patterns so that there’s a pattern for crocheters no matter what their skill level.
So, select a book cover pattern you like, grab the yarn and hook and crochet a book cover right away!