When you are on-the-go, a backpack is a handy bag to carry. This roundup of free crochet backpack patterns include backpacks for adults and backpacks for children.
Some of the backpacks close with a drawstring, while others close using a flap with buttons, or clasps.
I hope you find the crochet backpack pattern (or crochet knapsack pattern) you were looking for in this crochet pattern roundup. To access the full pattern for any of the options I’ve included below, simply click on the “Read More” button that follows the description. If a YouTube video is included for the pattern, you can view it at the end of the post (in case an image wasn’t included).
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Have fun! Rhondda
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Free Crochet Backpack Patterns
This classy crochet backpack pattern includes a step-by-step photo tutorial. You will need medium weight yarn  and both a 2.75 mm (C) and a 3.75 mm (F) hook. The finished back pack measures 22" circumference and 12.5" height.Read More
Crochet this sturdy backpack with bulky weight yarn and a 7 mm hook. The finished backpack measures 31 inches in circumference and 12.5 inches in height. This lovely backpack pattern includes how-to photos.Read More
This backpack is smaller in size but super sturdy because it uses the waistcoat stitch and the thermal stitch. Video tutorials for both stitches are included. The finished backpack measures 10 inches by 9 inches by 5 inches in size. You need medium weight yarn  and a 5 mm (H) crochet hook.Read More
This adorable Panda Bear Backpack is 9 inches tall and 17.5 inches in circumference. Crochet one with medium weight yarn  and a 5.5 mm (I) hook. You will also need a 3 mm hook and a small amount of sport/DK weight yarn.Read More
This Mermaid Tail Backpack is super cute! You can get the free pattern as a PDF download on Ravelry. The project requires medium weight yarn  and both a 4.25 mm (G) and a 5 mm (H) crochet hook.Read More
The Out and About Backpack is sweetly feminine and perfect for anyone who loves to wear pretty accessories. The project is crocheted with Hooked Eco Barbante Yarn and a 3.5 mm (E) hook. It is in UK crochet terms. The backpack measures 42 cm in height, 37 cm in width and 12 cm in depth. It has a drawstring closure and flap over top.Read More
This classic crocheted backpack is made with medium weight yarn  and both a 4 mm (G) and a 6.5 mm (K) crochet hook. The backpack uses a classic buckle style closure and includes a flap and shoulder straps. The finished crochet backpack measures 14.75 inches in height and 9.5 inches in width.Read More
The Adventure Backpack is designed specifically for children and it is small in size. It has 2 button closures on opposite sides of the flap (which I love!) and does not have any large spaces between the stitches. You need a 4.5 mm hook and medium weight yarn to make this project.Read More