17 Free Crochet Projects for Summer

With warm weather here to stay, why not add some gorgeous crochet projects to your wardrobe? If you love summer cardigans, beach cover ups, headbands and more, you’ve come to the right place. This post shows of 17 of the best crochet projects for summer that you can wear out and about or hanging out at home.

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Switch your heavier weight wool blend yarns out for cotton or lace weight and let’s crochet some beautiful summer projects!

These 25 free crochet projects for summer focus on all things wearable. In this round up, you’ll find everything from summer cardigans to headscarves. Check them out!

All of the patterns listed here are free on the designers blog. Click the hyper linked name of the pattern or the pattern image to head over to the crochet pattern. Easy peasy!

Get Ready for the Warm Weather with These Crochet Projects for Summer

1. The Northern Coast Chevron Shawl

The Northern Coast Chevron Shawl was designed by me, The Loophole Fox! This shawl was designed using cotton yarn, so it’s a breathable and gorgeous addition to your summer wardrobe. With an easy construction and gorgeous points, you’ll love the puff stitches running along the peak lines that bring a little extra personality. When considering crochet projects for summer, you can’t miss this one!

This image shows the Northern Coast Shawl, one of the crochet projects for summer, hanging on a wooden fence with trees in the background.

2. The Midsummer Cardigan

This gorgeous summer crochet cardigan was designed by Desert Blossom Crafts. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “The Midsummer Cardigan is a light and airy short sleeved cardigan. The lacy design pairs perfectly with summery bamboo yarn!”

3. Aviva Summer Top

This gorgeous summer top was designed by Hooked on Patterns. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “This gorgeous casual tee is made up of 2 identical panels with minimal shaping, making it a super easy first garment project!”

This image shows the Aviva Summer Top shown worn on a mannequin against a white background.

4. Beach Cover Up

This amazing Beach Cover Up was designed by Rafamusa Designs. This is a perfect addition to your crochet projects for summer! Here’s what she has to say about her design: “Get ready for summer with this super breezy and airy Summer Beach Cover Up! This crochet dress features a stunning geometric lace pattern and it’s perfect to wear over your bikini. The pattern comes in sizes from XS to 5XL!”

This image shows the Beach Cover Up, one of the crochet projects for summer, worn by a woman standing in front of a white wall.

5. Berry Good Hair Day Hair Scarf

When it comes to crochet projects for summer, you can’t forget a hair scarf! This lovely hair scarf was designed by The Loopy Lamb. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “Turn your bad hair day into a berry good hair day with the Berry Good Hair Day Crochet Hair Scarf. Perfect for keeping your hair in place on summer drives”

This image shows the Berry Good Hair Day Hair Scarf worn by a woman with dark hair. The headscarf is a cream color for contrast.

6. Easy Breezy Bucket Hat

This cute bucket hat was designed by Edie Eckman. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “Enjoy the summer breezes and keep the sun off with this simple bucket hat made in single crochet.”

This image shows the Easy Breezy Bucket Hat worn on a cloth mannequin head against a white background.

7. Summer Romance Top

This absolutely gorgeous crochet project for summer was designed by Blue Star Crochet. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “A crochet lacy summer top that is perfect for the summer season and beach holiday- my Summer Romance Top- is a free pattern right here on the blog!”

This image shows the Summer Romance Top, one of the crochet projects for summer, worn by a woman in front of a taupe background.

8. Marietta Kerchief

This super cute crochet summer project was designed by Banana Moon Studio. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “Get ready for drives with the top down, days at the beach, and festival weekends with the Marietta Kerchief! The fingering weight cotton blend and lacy stitch are perfect for summer!”

This image shows the Marietta Kerchief, one of the crochet projects for summer, worn by a young girl. The image is taken from behind so you can see the texture of the lace kerchief.

9. Velvet Scrunchies

Get ready for the warm weather and pull your hair back with these Velvet Scrunchies designed by Lakeview Cottage Kids. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “Here is the pattern for the cute, easy and quick-to-make velvet scrunchie that you will love. You will want to make many in so many colors!”

This image shows 2 velvet scrunchies laid flat on a wooden table.

10. Pretty Picot Bralette

This adorable crochet summer project was designed by Carroway Crochet. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “You can wear your bralette to the beach, but they also look great paired with a jacket or cardigan for a night out. So if you are looking for something special for a date night this could do the trick.”

This image shows the Pretty Picot Bralette, one of the crochet projects for summer, worn by a woman.

11. The Lyndie Cardi

This super cute summer cardigan was designed by Itchin’ for Some Stitchin’. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “Who says comfort can’t have flair?  Have it all with the Lyndie Cardi! A simple pattern designed using only basic crochet stitches, this fashionable summer cardigan is a must make.  Perfect for those hot beach days or those warm midsummer nights.  Wrap yourself in luxurious style with this fun and easy cardigan pattern!”

This image shows the Lyndie Cardi, one of the crochet projects for summer, worn by a young woman who is sitting in the grass.

12. Iris Lace Top

This beautiful summer crochet project was designed by Fosbas Designs. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “Perfect summer crochet top with beautiful texture!”

This image shows the Iris Lace Top, one of the crochet projects for summer, worn by a woman. The image is taken from behind, so you can see the back of the shirt. She is standing in front of hedges.

13. Shirl Top

This gorgeous summer crochet project was designed by Revel. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “This crochet stitch pattern is amazing; coverage, but airy. An everyday wear that is reversible with either a V-neck or ballet neckline.”

This image shows the Shirl Top, one of the crochet projects for summer, worn by a woman who is standing in a field in front of a body of water.

14. Bow Crop Top

This super cute crop top was designed by Toyslab Creations. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “The bow top is what you get when you are searching for an easy to make summer top that works up super fast. This crochet top pattern is a very easy and quick make. “

This image shows the Bow Crop Top worn by a mannequin in front of a white brick background.

15. Whimsical Waves Poncho

This lovely poncho was designed by Nana’s Crafty Home. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “A light and lacy poncho perfect for warmer weather with unique construction and open mesh stitches!”

This image shows the Whimsical Waves Poncho, one of the crochet projects for summer, worn by a woman who is standing to show the side. She is standing in front of a wooden wall.

16. Parisian Dress

This adorable summer dress was designed by Desert Blossom Crafts. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “Warm weather wear doesn’t have to stop at tops and vests… The Parisian Dress is fairly simple to make and comes in a wide range of sizes!”

This image shows the Parisian Dress, one of the crochet projects for summer, worn by a young woman who is sitting on a wooden fence.

17. Backless Crop Top

This crochet crop top is a perfect crochet project for summer and was designed by Toyslab Creations. Here’s what she has to say about her design: “The backless crop top is what you get when you are searching for an easy to make summer top that works up super fast. This top can be finished in about 3 hours. “

There you have it! 17of the best free crochet projects for summer rounded up to help you keep crocheting through the warmer months. So, what are you waiting for? Let’s get crocheting!

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