Are you looking for something beautiful to add to your wardrobe? How about trying one of these crochet sweater patterns?! Here is a bunch for you to do whenever you feel like creating something new with some basic stitches! Make a cozy sweater for your and your loved ones.

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Let’s make some trendy crochet sweaters!

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We have simple tutorials for everyone, including experienced crocheters and beginner crocheters. Some of these easy crochet sweater patterns are a great introduction for people crocheting for the first time.

Trendy Free Crochet Sweater Patterns

Whether it’s winter or summer, this collection of trendy crochet sweater patterns will keep you warm and stylish all season long. With so many sweater designs and ideas available on the internet nowadays, there’s no reason not to put your crocheter skills into action. Get started on one of these wonderful projects today and make cozy and modern garments!

Keep reading to get our list of crochet sweater patterns for every occasion, from Fall sweaters to sweaters for babies and even dogs, we have crochet sweater patterns that you will love!

Crochet Oversized Sweater Pattern (Free)

This sweater makes a great beginner sweater for someone who hasn’t made apparel yet. The whole sweater is made up of half-double crochet stitches.

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Comfy and Cute Sweater

Easy Flower Lace Sweater Crochet Pattern

Fleur Sweater

Double Crochet ALL Day Turtleneck

This beginner-friendly, chunky sweater features slim-fitting raglan sleeves to offset the boxy fit of the body, optional waist-shaping, and a big, cozy turtleneck. This pattern was written with first-time sweater crocheters in mind since it can be worked up from start to finish in just a day or two, no matter the size.

Crochet Turtleneck Pattern

My Precious Sweater

Top-down Raglan sweater

Top Down Crochet Sweater Pattern (Free)

Made with super chunky yarn this type of sweater works up quickly and its easy simple construction means that there is no sewing! The best thing is that it’s a very easy pattern, making it a perfect beginner crochet pattern.

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Top Down Sweater

Rainbow Granny Square Sweater

Crochet Granny Square Sweater

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Oversized Stripe Pullover

Stripe Pullover Pattern

Crochet Hoodie

Happy at Home Hoodie

Weekender High Low Sweater

high low sweater pattern
Weekender Pullover

Free Crochet Cardigan Patterns

Modern Cardi

lacy cocoon cardican
Movie Night C0coon Pattern

Beginner Cardigan + Video Tutorial

With the main front panel and back panel of this easy crochet sweater pattern for beginners worked in one piece and the sleeves crocheted in the round, you’ll eliminate many of the seams you’d find in a crochet or knit sweater. Here easy instructions will have you creating a beautiful sweater on your first try.

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Beginner Sweater Pattern

Hexagons CardiGan + Video

hexagon sweater
Granny Hexagon Sweater

Wrap Me Up Cardigan

A lightweight cotton yarn wrap-around cardi is the perfect accessory for spring and summer, ideal for over jeans and tees, summer dresses, and strappy vests. 

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Wrap Cardigan

The Habitat Rectangle Cardigan

Despite the sophisticated-looking stitch texture is based entirely on a crochet rectangle. The simple crochet stitch makes it a perfect beginner crochet project.

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Rectangle Cardigan

The Rosewood Cardigan is a relaxed, long, and slouchy cardigan that you can wear every single day! The cardigan pattern has cozy pockets and a gorgeous collar, and is perfect for beginners since it uses the simple single crochet!

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Crochet Cardigan

CHunky Crochet Sweater Pattern (FREE)

Thick yarn makes this sweater perfect for any chilly day. The sweater comes together easily with zero shaping, increasing or decreasing.

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Chunky Sweater

Kima Cardi

Chunky Cardigan Sweater


Create a unique and stylish look with these fun patterns. Babies will be warm and comfortable all winter long! Find a beautiful pattern that will be a great addition to their winter clothes.

Related: 20 Free Pattern Crochet Baby Blanket Patterns and 25 Cutest Crochet Baby Booties Patterns

These crochet baby sweaters are a great way to keep your baby warm and cozy – all while looking stylish!

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Three Hour Baby Cardigan

Don’t overlook the boys – this masculine free crochet baby boy sweater pattern is a great choice for a stylish gift with the perfect fit (notice that rhyme?!)

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Baby Boy Pullover

Do you want to make a simple sweater that will keep your baby warm and cozy? Well then, why not try this adorable free crochet pattern for a baby sweater with a hood? It’s easy enough for people with a beginner skill level but looks like it’s made by an expert. Use soft yarn with this simple stitch pattern!

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Infant Hoodie

Free Crochet Toddler Sweater Patterns

Here are patterns for toddlers that include a variety of styles from classic cardigans, cute pullovers, trendy tunics, and more! They’re perfect for any season or occasion. The best part is that making their first sweater with your own hands will be a present they can treasure forever!

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Boho Baby Lace Tunic

The textures of this sweater are so pretty. Teal & Finch designed the stitch patterns to be easy to follow and interesting for crocheters of all levels.

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Toddler Cardigan
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Free Crochet Dog Sweater Patterns

Are you a dog lover looking for a new crochet project? Use one of these free patterns to create the perfect sweater for your pup! They all look great on any size or breed of dog. So if your canine friend seems chilly all the time or just loves being cozy, create a unique piece of clothing that will keep them warm year round. It’s also an excellent way to use up extra yarn.

This stylish crochet dog sweater pattern comes in sizes XS, S, and M, and is worked from the neck down, all in one piece with no sewing involved.

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Dog Sweaters in Three Sizes

Don’t let your pup’s size keep him from keeping warm this winter! This crochet small dog sweater will help you whip up a sweater that fits any size small dog. These sweaters can be made with any type of yarn, and are easy to customize to fit your pup’s needs.

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Small Dog Sweater

Crocheters, I hope you think I have found the best crochet sweater patterns for you (and your furry friends).

Crochet something beautiful and share your love. Crochet is a great way to create something that will last. Crocheting allows us to use our hands in an enjoyable and productive activity while also creating something functional.

We all need a little more love in our lives and this is the perfect way to spread some joy. Crochet something for someone you care about or make one as a keepsake. I hope these free crochet sweater patterns inspire you to get out your hooks and start crafting. It is like sharing a hug with someone!

Grab your bulky yarn in different colors, your hook, yarn needle, and of course, our collection of free sweater patterns and get started today!

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My Favorite Crochet Tools

  • If you are like me and like to crochet on the go this tote is a stylish way to keep everything you need at your fingertips!
  • My MOST FAVORITE tool is these portable scissors that always make it through security and fit perfectly in my hook case.
  • A️ yarn bowl is a beautiful way to wrangle yarn while crocheting
  • Keep organized with this crochet hooks kit with a case. This 85-piece kit has over 2,500  ⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ five-star reviews.
  • Crochet Stitch Dictionary: 200 Essential Stitches with Step-by-Step Photos is the most helpful resource to keep handy!

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Whip up a matching hat or scarf to go with your sweater. If you don’t crochet, refashion an old sweater into stockings and pillows.

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