I love summer cardigans. They are the perfect accessory to wear over a tank, bathing suit or a sundress. They are one of the most versatile garments a girl can wear!
In this post, I have rounded up 10 free crochet summer cardigan patterns. All patterns feature a little something different. Whether it be a cool cotton yarn, an eye-catching stitch, or some boho-flair, you are sure to find some inspiration for your next crochet project!
10 Free Crochet Summer Cardigan Patterns
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This is a super soft and drapey cardigan that is crocheted using a bamboo yarn that is cool on the skin. This is a great duster style cardigan that works for both summer and fall months. It also features some beautiful lace detail at the bottom.
This kimono-style cardigan is crocheted with a breathable cotton yarn that is lightweight making it perfect for the spring and summer months. This is an easy and simple cardigan that is great for layering.
This shrug-style cardigan is perfect for lounging poolside or for a trip to the lake. It would also look just as great when thrown over your favorite tank. It features a beautiful lacey look that is perfect to wear through the summer months.
Treble crochets are used to create this comfy versatile cardigan. This cardigan is summery enough to throw on over a sundress, but also can be worn with your favorite leggings and a long sleeve shirt for the cooler fall months.
This boho-inspired cardigan features a cotton and linen blend yarn that makes this cardigan lightweight and flowy. Fringe and a cute border are also added for a feminine flair. Single and double crochets combine for an open and airy look.
This loose-fitting oversized cardigan adds a cozy summer vibe to any outfit. Single crochets and chain stitches create a pretty textured fabric while adding lightness and drape. There is also an option to add pockets to this cardigan.
This cardigan is crocheted with a beautiful kettle dyed yarn. It features a lightweight and loose-fitting look that is both stylish and relaxed. The construction and stitching is easy enough for a beginner to accomplish.
This sleeveless cardigan can be worn as either a beach cover-up or over a tank top for a relaxed look. This is a beginner friendly pattern that includes nine sizes. This is a great cardigan for novice crocheters.
This cardigan features a beautiful pima cotton yarn that is crocheted using only basic stitches. The construction of this cardigan is simple enough for a beginner. It’s a perfect piece to wear for summer nights.
This cardigan pattern features a gorgeous diamond motif that is created by crocheting puff stitches in an open mesh design. This is a perfect cardigan to wear on a summer evening. Construction is kept simple making it a great pattern for beginners.
I really hope you have enjoyed this roundup of 10 free summer cardigan crochet patterns! Let me know which one is your favorite in the comments! Happy crocheting 🙂