Crochet Cardigan Patterns

Create perfect layering pieces for your spring wardrobe with free crochet cardigan patterns. A cold draft can strike anywhere at any time and can make you uncomfortable even in a warm room. A warm crocheted cardigan can keep you warm no matter where you are. A loosely stitched sweater is a fashionable accessory to ward off small drafts. For colder days a heavy crocheted jacket will keep you warm and cozy even in the draftiest house.

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Picot Cardigan
Look your best at the office with this attractive cardigan, ideal for summer layering. Size: Woman's small(medium)(large).

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Melissa Leapman
Purple Cardigan
Transform a regular sweatshirt into a beautiful cardigan featuring lacy crocheted details. Download this free crochet pattern and then start stitching. This sweater is comfortable yet chic. You'll find a million things to pair it with!

Finished Size: Bottom Lace Band is 13 inches wide. Front Band is 2 inches wide.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
An Annie's Original
Sea Spray Cabled Cardigan
Add fashion pizzazz to your winter wardrobe with this pretty sweater.

Includes sizes: Bust (36 - 38, 40 - 42, 44 - 46).

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Darla Sims
Shell Stitch Cardigan
Pretty shell stitch details and buttoned cuffs make this bolero-style crochet sweater extra stylish. Customize the color of this free pattern to make it match your favorite outfit. Made with lightweight yarn and U.S. sizes F/5/3.75mm and H/8/5mm hooks. Size: Woman's XS (SML, XL, 2XL, and 3XL).

Skill Level: Experienced
Designed by
Joy Prescott
Spring Green Cardigan
Indulge in the fresh, feminine appeal of this beautifully styled, lightweight sweater that features repeating openwork diamonds on the front and sleeves. Its sophisticated good looks make it perfect to wear for almost any occasion. Size: 34-inch bust (small); changes for 38- inch (medium), 42-inch (large), 46-inch (X-large) and 50-inch (2X-large) are in [].
Designed by
Margret Willson
Spring Green Sweater
The simple style and easy lines of this figure-flattering cardigan make it a perfect choice for any woman's spring wardrobe.
Made with medium (worsted) weight yarn and size I (5.5mm) hook. Size: Woman's X-small [small, medium, large, X-large, 2X-large, 3X-large, 4X-large,and 5X-large].

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Joy Prescott
Springtime Lace Vest
Dress up this beautiful crochet vest with a classy skirt or pair of slacks or go casual with denim or khaki pants. Either way you'll look great when you stitch this free vest pattern. Size: Ladies' small(medium)(large).

Skill level: Intermediate
Designed by
Melissa Leapman
Trendy Cabled Cardi
Plush cabled ribbing blends perfectly with a lightly textured body pattern to create harmonious contrast in this cropped cardi. This e-pattern was originally published in the November 2009 issue of Crochet! magazine.

Size: Includes women's small through X-large. Made with medium (worsted) weight yarn and size I (5.5mm) hook.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Drew Emborsky
Tunisian Rib Stitch Zip Front Cardigan
The Tunisian stitch makes for an especially toasty warm sweater.

Includes Men's sizes: Small to 2X-large. Made with medium (worsted) weight yarn and sizes J and K afghan hooks and size J hook.

Skill Level: Experienced
Designed by
Treva McCain
Zesty Zig-Zag Cardigan
Zip through this crisp-looking cardigan with its multihued stripes. The V-style neck makes it an ideal sweater to wear when fashion rather than warmth is your primary interest. Size: Woman's small(medium)(large)(extra-large).

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Melissa Leapman

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Spring fashion is all about layering. Make a stylish cardigan that you can pair with your favorite lightweight blouses, shells, and sundresses and you can extend your summer wardrobe and have more outfit options. Plus, you'll love showing off your handiwork by wearing a handmade cardigan out and about. For a fashion-forward wardrobe, the Spring Green Cardigan will look stylish and feminine in any color. Check out our Free Crochet Jacket Patterns for more options.

Free Crochet Cardigan Patterns for Beginners

Even if you're new to crocheting you can make a fashionable and warm sweater that you can enjoy for years. The Cardigan with Wooden Buttons is a simple pattern that looks adorable and will keep you cozy all day.

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