Crochet Patterns for Summer

If you are looking for summer crochet patterns, you’ve come to the right place! Here you will find over 60 free crochet patterns for summer like this free Crochet Summer Headband pattern, which fits both kids and adults and is great for a windy day at the beach or pool.

Crochet summer headband

What to Crochet in Hot Weather?

Summer tops, beach bags, summer hats, shawls, dresses and small items such as summer headbands, sunglasses cases, coasters and freeze pop holders all make terrific summer crochet projects that you can crochet in hot weather. You can find crochet patterns for each of these below!

Many summer crochet patterns use cotton yarn, which does very well in the heat. A lot of designs for summer include crochet lace patterns that creates loose, airy designs to keep you cool and comfortable such as this Easy Summer Top by Jewels and Jones.

Free summer crochet projects

Free Summer Crochet Patterns

Because there are so many wonderful summer crochet projects out there, I’ve grouped them into categories to help you find your next summer crochet project. Thank you to all the amazing designers for allowing me to feature their free summer crochet patterns in this collection.

Fun and Quick Summer Crochet Patterns

These fun and quick summer crochet patterns don’t take much time so can back the pool. Make a bookmark for your beach book or some freeze pop holders!

Fun and quick summer crochet patterns

1. Keychain Buddy by Jo to the World Creations

2. Water Bombs by Regina P Designs

3. Easy Bookmark by Jo to the World Creations

4. Sun Keychain by Stitch by Fay

5. Flower Freeze Pop Holder by Jo to the World Creations

6. Saguaro Cactus by Eye Love Knots

7. Crocodile Freeze Pop Holder by Jo to the World Creations

8. Fruity Ice Cream Cozies by Blackstone Designs

9. Water Bottle Holder by Jo to the World Creations

10. Sunglasses Case by Jo to the World Creations

Flip Flop Crochet Chair Leg Covers

Nothing says summer more than flip flops! Make these adorable (and useful!) Flip Flop Chair Socks to protect your chairs from scratching the floor.

Summer Crochet Top Patterns

These free summer crochet top patterns are breathable and fabulous! Look stunning in a homemade top that you’ll be proud to wear this summer.

Summer top crochet patterns

1. Aviva Summer Top by Hooked on Patterns

2. Summer Top by A Crocheted Simplicity

3. Eyelet Lace Tee by Han Jan Crochet

4. Everly Tank by Cre8tion Crochet

5. Cecilia Summer Top by Once Upon a Cherrio

6. Hawthorne Tee by Han Jan Crochet

7. Easy Summer Top by Jewels and Jones

8. Breezy Shell Tank by Cre8tions Crochet

9. Wander Striped Tank Top by Knotted Nest

10. Lacy Summer Top by Blue Star Crochet

Crochet Summer Hat Patterns

Make a sun hat this summer with one of these free crochet summer hat patterns.

Crochet summer hat patterns

Baby Shark Sun Hat by Jo to the World Creations

Easy Bucket Hat by Make and Do Crew

Stop and Rewind Sunhat by A Crocheted Simplicity

Granny Square Bucket Hat by Make and Do Crew

Crochet Beach Bags and Summer Purses

These free crochet beach bag patterns are perfect to bring to the beach and can hold your yarn while you’re out enjoying the sun. Need a lightweight summer purse! We’ve got those too…

Crochet beach bags and summer purses

1. Crochet Tote Bag by Jo to the World Creations

2. Crochet Bag for Beginners by MJs Off the Hook Designs

3. Walk this Way Handbag by Pine Tree Crochet

4. Hayden Bag by Han Jan Crochet

5. Summer Bag by Hooked on Patterns

6. Tri-Stripe Tote by Pine Tree Crochet

7. Tote Market Bag by Sandra Stitches

8. Retro Tote Bag by A Crocheted Simplicity

9. Summer Stripes Beach Bag by Han Jan Crochet

10. Star Flap Purse by Jo to the World Creations

Crochet beach bags and summer purses

11. Pineapple Gift Bag by Eye Love Knots

12. Chevron Market Bag by Cre8tion Crochet

13. Raffia Bag by Blue Star Crochet

14. Double Waves Beach Bag by Blackstone Designs

15. Pine Tree Pocket Purse by Pine Tree Crochet

Crochet Summer Dresses and Cover Ups

These free crochet summer dresses are airy and not too hot. Or make a crochet cover up for the pool!

Crochet summer dresses and cover ups

1. Summer Cover-Up by Yarn Craftee

2. Adelaide Girl Dress by Stitching Together

3. Swim Cover-Up by Banana Moon Studio

4. Namib Dress by Knitting with Chopsticks

5. Lacy Summer Cover-Up by Meladora’s Creations

Crochet Summer Cardigan and Shawl Patterns

These free crochet summer cardigan patterns and crochet shawl patterns are perfect for those breezy summer nights. Look amazing and feel comfortable in one of these elegant designs.

Crochet summer cardigan patterns and shawl patterns

1. Easy Triangle Shawl Pattern by Jo to the World Creations

2. Peek-A-Boo Cardigan by MJs Off The Hook Designs

3. Sunset Shawl by Desert Blossom Crafts

4. Magnolia Summer Cardigan by Knotted Nest

5. Picot Fan Wrap by Sunflower Cottage Crochet

6. Ariel Boho Summer Cardigan by Knitting with Chopsticks

7. Summer Shawl by Blue Star Crochet

8. Elegant Cocoon Cardigan by Sunflower Cottage Crochet

Summer Crochet Patterns for the Home

Decorate your home with these summer crochet pillows, blankets, coasters and dishcloths!

Summer crochet patterns for the home

1. Sunflower Pillow by Jo to the World Creations

2. Sunflower Coaster by Hooked on Patterns

3. Slice of Summer Coaster by Golden Lucy Crafts

4. Flower Dishcloth by Jo to the World Creations

5. Rainbow Coaster by Stitch by Fay

6. Wine Coasters by Jo to the World Creations

7. Unique Flower Coaster by Desert Blossom Crafts

Summer crochet projects for the home

8. Watermelon Slice Applique by Eye Love Knots

9. Simple Baby Blanket by Jo to the World Creations

10. Summer Blanket by One Little Hook

11. Plant Cozy by Simply Melanie Jane

12. Summer Table Runner by Sunflower Cottage Crochet

13. Pineapple Pillow by A Crafty Concept

I hope this collection has helped you find your next summer crochet project.

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