Let’s talk about summer crochet patterns this week. Crochet (for me at least) is not just a something to be done in the fall and winter. This is a year-round obsession for me. There are so many gorgeous options for light, summer yarns that it almost seems crazy to put down your hook in the summer months. Today I’ve rounded up some great must-make FREE summer crochet patterns for you all to check out. Let’s get started.
Crochet Beachcomber Halter Top by Crafty Cruella for Joy of Motion Crochet
This beautiful top is make with a DK weight 100% cotton yarn so it will be keep you cool on those hot summer days, making it a great summer crochet pattern. If you haven’t made a garment before no need to fret. This beauty is beginner friendly. It is available in sizes XS to 2XL. Check out the free pattern for the Crochet Beachcomber Halter Top here.
Free Raffia Planter by Knits N’ Knots
Crocheting with raffia is big this summer and Knits N’ Knots has the free pattern for these adorable raffia planters available on her blog. Using Wool and the Gang Raffia and simple stitches, this pattern is quick and easy. If I could keep plants alive, I’d have all my planters covered in these in every colour. Check out the Free Raffia Planter pattern here.
Triangle Trio Boho Vest by Nana’s Crafy Home
The vest is made with a cotton blend yarn which will make it light enough for summer. Couldn’t you just see yourself wearing this piece to a fun festival? The free pattern is available in sizes S to 4XL. Check out the Triangle Trio Boho Vest here.
Springtime Market Bag
Casey from Cats and Crochet offers the crochet pattern for this lovely bag for free on her blog. Unlike other market bag parterns, this bag doesn’t have large wholes in it so it can carry pretty much anything your heart desires. Made with simple stitches, this pattern is a beginner-friendly project. Check out the free pattern for the Springtime Market Bag here.
Cara Cardi by Yarn Hook Needles
The Cara Cardi crochet pattern by Yarn Hook Needles is a one size fits most pattern but Jerica gives you the instructions on how to easily adjust this to fit your size. The pattern uses Lion Brand Comfy Cotton Blend yarn (which I’ve heard is dreamy), this light and breezy cardi can become a wardrobe staple whether you’re heading to the beach or the grocery store. Check out the free Cara Cardi crochet pattern by Yarn Hook Needles here.
Super Easy Freezie Holders by Loops and Love Crochet
Looking for a super quick pattern? Check out this pattern for Super Easy Freezie Holders by Loops and Love Crochet. This pattern is perfect for beginners as you only need to know how to slip stitch, chain and single crochet. If you have kids in your life, you’re going to need to make about a dozen of these so you have back ups when the dirty ones are in the wash. Check out the free pattern for Super Easy Freezie Holders here.
Easy Summer Tee Crochet Pattern by Yay for Yarn
Here’s another great garment pattern for your summer wardrobe. The Easy Summer Tee crochet pattern is accessible for experienced beginners and is available in sizes XS to 5XL. This top is lacy and breezy so it will keep you cool on those hot summer days. Check out the Easy Summer Tee Crochet Pattern here.
Mermaid Kawaii Cuddler by 3amgracedesigns
I don’t know about you but mermaids just scream summer to me. So if amigurumi is more your thing, check out the free pattern for the Mermaid Kawaii Cuddler from 3amgracedesigns. The finished project is approximately 12 inches tall so it is the perfect cuddle size for the little ones in your life. Get the Mermaid Kawaii Cuddler Pattern here.
Pineapple Drawstring Sunglasses Bag
Seriously. How adorable is this Drawstring Pineapple Sunglasses Bag from The Crafter Life? I doubt you’ll have trouble finding your sunglasses in your purse in you put them in this. This bag is making me hungry so excuse me while I go get some pineapple. In the meantime, go check out the free summer pattern for the Drawstring Pineapple Sunglasses Bag here.
Crochet Keychain Ice Cream by Yarnhild
This cute free summer crochet pattern is brought to you by Yarnhild. It’s an adorable little ice cream keychain! The little face is just too sweet. This project is beginner-friendly, and quick to work up. Omit the keychain hardware and you could give it to a toddler as play food. You can get the pattern for Yarnhild’s Crochet Keychain Ice Cream here.
Pretty Spring Dress by Knitting with Chopsticks
Last but not least is the Pretty Spring Dress by Knitting with Chopsticks. This dress pattern comes in one size, however instructions are given on how to adjust it to fit yourself. The texture on this dress is absolutely beautiful and the construction is relatively easy. Head on over to Knitting with Chopsticks to check out her Pretty Spring Dress crochet pattern.
Thanks for reading! I hope you enjoyed this round up of free summer crochet patterns. If you like round ups, try checking out this one: Crochet Spring Shawl and Wrap Round Up.
Although it seemed like winter may never end this year we can finally say that spring has arrived! YAY! Time to get started on making yourself a beautiful spring shawl. Here I’ve gathered some of my favourite crochet spring shawls and wraps from the internet to share with you.
Isn’t this shawl seriously gorgeous?! I love the colours! You can check out this new design from Annie Design Crochet HERE.
Summer Breeze Shawl
Although this shawl is worked up using a worsted weight yarn, it’s open work pattern keeps it feeling light and breezy. Find it HERE
Spring Me Forward Triangle Scarf
Got a couple of Lion Brand Mandala cakes laying around? Give this beautiful scarf ago. I know it technically isn’t a shawl but it could be easily made larger to be a shawl. Check out the free pattern HERE at Nana’s Crafty Home.
Lavender Delight Shawl
This spring shawl uses a self-striping yarn cake and works up in a jiff. Plus it has those chunky tassels that I love. Check it out on Yarnhild’s website HERE.
Pineapple Peacock Shawl
This spring shawl has been on my to-make list for a while. Some of the projects on Ravelry for this shawl made with Lion Brand Mandalas or Caron Cakes are amazing. This would be a great shawl to dress up an outfit for date night. Check it out HERE.
Isn’t this wrap stunning? This wrap uses only one ball of Red Heart’s It’s a Wrap yarn. Check out the free pattern HERE.
Crochet Diamond Blanket Scarf Wrap
This wrap from YarnHookNeedles is really versatile. You can make it to wear during cool spring evenings but it’s breezy enough for warmer summer wearing as well. Check it out HERE.
Love is in the air and I’ve rounded up some adorable free Valentine’s Day crochet patterns and projects for you all.
Crochet Conversation Hearts
These Crochet Conversation Hearts from Once Upon a Cheerio are so fun! The Netflix & Chill one sounds like my kind of Valentine’s Day. Check out the free pattern HERE on the Once Upon a Cheerio blog.
Wool You Be Mine Cards
So this one isn’t exactly a crochet project but it is still insanely adorable and definitely needs to be on this list. It’s perfect for the yarn addict in your life, someone that enjoys puns or anyone that knows you’re a little nutty for crochet. Check out the tutorial on the All About Ami blog HERE.
Little Sweetheart Hat
This Little Sweetheart Hat from Lace Kennedy Crochet is beautiful and the colours are just perfect for Valentine’s Day for your little one. Check it out HERE.
Crochet Heart Keychain
Learn how to make these cute an easy heart keychains with this video tutorial from Jennae’s DIY Studio HERE.
Crochet Strawberry Hearts
Move over chocolate covered strawberries! These crochet strawberry hearts are way cuter and they are calorie free. Check out the free pattern HERE on the Magic Loop Blog.
Heart Corner to Corner Scarf
This heart scarf is so pretty and fun! Nana’s Craft Home blog gives you instructions on how to make this great scarf but there is also a pattern to make a matching hat. Check it out HERE.