Free Christmas crochet patterns don't get much cuter than these Multicolored Miniature Christmas Stockings. These can be used for a variety of things this holiday season including tree ornaments, gift card holders, and more.
Scrap Yarn Crochet: Free Yarn Cross Crochet Pattern, make a bit longer and could be a bookmark. (My Nanny, Margaret Lehr Werkheiser, made me one of these out of crochet thread. She added a tassel at the bottom of hers.