A crochet mug rug, big enough to place your coffee cup & snack as well, will end up the same boring small coasters. With these free & easy crochet mug rug patterns, you can learn how to make this mini placement using many textures, colour transitions, tapestry, and fringed edges (though some may not!). Whether for a crocheted rug for your mug for gift giving or to keep your hands busy, this table mat is the best option!
Crochet Mug Rug Patterns For Beginners & Experts
Crochet mug rugs or mats are flat rectangles that need basic crochet stitches, such as single and double crochet patterns, so they work up quickly. However, these free crochet mug rug patterns below will help everybody to go beyond (though not change the shape and flatness!). You can make striped, bulky, tapestry shapes, mosaics, and lacy mug rugs, among others. There are eight free mug pad patterns for you to try.
Each mug rug pattern is super easy to follow and will be a gorgeous addition to your dining or coffee table to impress yourself or others. So keep reading this list until you find the coffee rug that pleases your eyes and heart.
Crochet Mug Rug With Stripes Free Pattern
Uses: Transform your simple mugs into art pieces with our enjoyable Crochet Mug Rug Pattern to protect your tabletop while drinking tea or coffee. These lovely coasters are quick and easy to crochet and perfectly use your leftover yarn stash.
Suggested Yarn: #3 weight yarn
Hook Size: 4.0mm
Making: Embrace your creative side by getting your hands on a few attractive colors; this one used shades of blue, tan, and ivory, with a touch of soft white furry yarn to add some whimsy. Just grab a handful of matching yarns - in this case, five skeins of #3 yarn - and let your imagination run wild. Decorate your mugs with these charming mug rugs and add a touch of cozy charm to your workspace or home. Who knew functionality could be this adorable?
Unique Mesh Mug Rug Crochet Pattern
Uses: Whisk in the ocean's atmosphere while enjoying your favorite smoothie or warmly hugging your morning coffee mug. This pattern is quick and easy to whip up, perfect for a relaxed summer project.
Suggested Yarn: Mary Maxim Ultra Mellowspun Yarn
Hook Size: 4.0mm
Making: Let beachy vibes bubble through your home with our unique Seaside Mug Rug Crochet Pattern. This Seaside Mug Rug showcases an intriguing shell stitch patterning that echoes the serene calmness of the shore. These mug rugs - or, if you prefer, simple coasters - are not just practical and suitable for all your beverages. Still, they are also subtly coastal in design, infusing a breath of fresh seaside air into your surroundings. So, why not crochet your slice of the ocean floor at home?
Crochet Mosaic Mug Rug Pattern
Uses: Ideal for those who love splashes of color but recoil at constantly swapping yarns, this crochet pattern offers a joyful journey into design without the typical frustrations.
Suggested Yarn: Dishie from WeCrochet, 100% Cotton
Hook Size: 4.0mm
Making: Experience the beautiful world of mosaic crochet with our beginner-friendly Mosaic Mug Rug Pattern. This pattern takes it up a notch with an added fringe detail, cleverly stopping the boring weaving of ends, and comes complete with a hands-on video tutorial for visual learners. Step into the colorful world of mosaic crochet, and you'll find that the difficult-looking designs quickly become a fun exploration that combines your creativity and crocheting skills in a memorable crocheting journey.
Crochet Heart Mug Rug Tapestry
Uses: Add a touch of charm to your Valentine's Day decor with our cute little Crochet Heart Mug Rug Pattern.
Suggested Yarn: Aran weight yarn
Hook Size: 5 mm
Making: One can never own too many coasters, right?! What makes this heart rug special is its simple yet delightful design that you can crochet super quickly - perfect for those last-minute gift needs. Our detailed pattern comes complete with easy-to-follow written instructions and a handy crochet graph for guidance, making it a breeze to crochet. All you need is some Aran weight yarn in classic Valentine's colors - cream and red. Start whipping up these lovely little heart mug rugs, spreading love one stitch at a time!
Crochet Boho Mug Rug
Uses: The Crochet Boho Mug Rug Coaster Pattern is beautifully designed, practical, and perfect for beginners. These cute oversized coasters make ideal gifts as they check fashion and function boxes.
Suggested Yarn: Yarn Bee Prima Suprema, worsted  weight, 100% Cotton yarn
Hook Size: 6.0mm
Making: Taking you through a comforting crochet journey, this pattern uses simple single crochet stitch lines, all worked in one direction, to crochet these charming boho coasters suitable for your home. And even better, there's no stress about sewing in the ends, as they magically transform into a trendy fringe. Trim the fringe to your preferred length, and voilà! You have a lovely boho mug rug to brighten up your cozy nook or share as a heartfelt gift.
Rough Textured Mug Rug Pattern
Uses: This fun, easy, versatile crochet pattern breathes new life into your yarn scraps! Ideal for adding a cozy touch to your living room, kitchen, or dining room, this charming C2C mug rug will gladly host your favorite coffee and snack.
Suggested Yarn: WeCrochet Dishie Yarn
Hook Size: 5.0mm
Making: Our free crochet pattern has a clear video tutorial showing step-by-step instructions on crochet the Colin Drew Mug Rug using simple double crochet boxes in a neat corner-to-corner technique. But the versatility doesn't end there - use this multipurpose mug rug as a mini washcloth or a charming doily to support your plants, candles, and so much more. The possibilities are endless, and the creative fun awaits!
Easy Mug Rug
Uses: The Crochet Easy Mug Rug Pattern is effortless and will be ready quickly! Create a set as a delightful homemade gift, or whip up a few for your mugs of coffee or tea.
Suggested Yarn: Loops & Threads Impeccable Yarn
Hook Size: 4.25 mm
Making: The pattern yields a square coaster that measures approximately 5″ wide by 5″ high, excluding the charming tassels. Would you like to personalize your mug rug? No problem! You can adjust the dimensions to your liking - make it thinner or broader by altering the number of starting chains in sets of 2 + 1, which ensures you always have an odd number of chains. Similarly, to modify the height, reduce or increase the number of rows. Make these adorable mug rugs your own!
Mug Rug Mosaic Crochet Pattern
Uses: This unique pattern makes a charming mug rug using a shorter version of the eye-catching mosaic design.
Suggested Yarn: 100% cotton yarn, light worsted #3
Hook Size: 4mm (G)
Making: Jump into a fun crocheting trip with our Mug Rug Mosaic Crochet Pattern - an excellent mix of mosaic crochet that's also super useful. We also tried switching the colors to see how it would look. While both versions are nice, we like the original colors more. What about you? Give this mosaic crochet pattern a go, make these neat mug rugs, and choose the colors you love the most!