There are many wonderful free crochet clothing patterns for women that you can use to craft yourself a whole new wardrobe. Crochet sweaters are a classic, of course, but you can also make dresses, skirts, coats, and other wearables. These patterns are great for crocheting special gifts for the women in your life.
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Crochet Pullover Sweater
This crochet sweater looks warm and cozy but it is uniquely designed to be lightweight and breathable for use as a summer nights accessory. Designed in four sizes, from XS to XL, this crochet pattern uses primarily basic crochet stitches along with some post stitches for texture. Worked in neutral colors, this sweater has widespread appeal and can be worn with everything from skirts to jeans.
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Granny Square Crochet Halter Top
One of the quintessential crochet clothing items for women is the summer halter top. The granny square is the most classic crochet motif, so it's perfect to combine the two to create a design like this one. This is the type of top that you're sure to get positive feedback on at any summer music festival.
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Granny Square Crochet Dress
The granny square forms the core of this crochet dress as well, but it uses a large granny square instead of a set of motifs, for a fun retro design. The rest of the dress is built in granny stripes. The simple crochet pattern is written to show you how to build it to any size that suits you, making it a great choice for a matching mommy and me crochet pattern!
Audrey Dress by Snakewood & Grace, Ravelry
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Cropped Sweater Crochet Pattern
This sweater uses granny stripes for the body of the design with tighter ribbed detail at the top and bottom. It is a cozy cropped sweater with three-quarter sleeves. It comes with the option to crochet the top in two different ways - either as a boat neck or with a split sailor collar. You'll probably want to try both!
This free crochet sweater pattern was written in multiple parts as a CAL. There are links to all of the parts on the Ravelry page, which will take you to the separate post on Furls Crochet blog where you can access each set of instructions to complete the pattern.
Sailor's Moon Cropped Sweater by Cre8tion Crochet for Furls CrochetContinue to 5 of 10 below.
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Short-Sleeved Crochet Sweater
This is an eye-catching crochet sweater made with short sleeves and lightweight yarn. There are instructions for three sizes -- small through 2X -- along with information about adjusting the pattern to suit any size. The sweater is worked in the round as an octagon shape, giving it unique drape and original style. The stitches within the shape itself are quite simple.
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Beach Flowers Crochet Wrap Skirt
Not everyone wants to wear a crochet swimsuit, but there are a few other terrific options for crochet beachwear including the cover-up and the wrap. This floral-designed wrap can be worn as a skirt, dress or shawl.
Beach Flowers by Brenda Gobler, Nurturing Fibres
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Flared Crochet Skirt
Skilled designer Jessie At Home offers several free crochet skirt patterns for girls and women. This one is a stylish flared skirt that uses the unique Jacob's Ladder Crochet stitch to create pleating. This pattern is available in ten different sizes from a child's small to women's 5x. It is designed with a simple elastic waistband for a perfect fit.
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A-Line Crochet Skirt
This A-line style crochet skirt was inspired by the fashion of early twentieth century aviation pioneer Marvel Crosson. It is a flirty skirt designed for a bold woman, but you could add a slip underneath to make it a more conservative outfit. The pattern comes in four sizes from XS to L.Continue to 9 of 10 below.
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Crochet Tube Top With Scalloped Sleeves
If you know how to read crochet symbol charts then you will be able to use this free pattern to make a sleeved tube top. The design is more versatile than you might think; wear it over a sleeveless dress or as a second layer over a long-sleeved shirt for a less revealing design. Alternatively, it works well as an alternative to a bikini top at the beach.
Crochet Tube Top by Lakshmi Ravi Narayan, Ravelry
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Diamond Crochet Dress
The diamond shapes on this pretty pink dress are easily made simply by skipping stitches in the right spots. This pattern wasn't originally written in English and can be difficult for a beginner to follow but if you're an advanced crocheter then you'll find that it makes sense. You can adjust the crochet pattern to fit different sizes. It's worked in panels that are stitched together to create the draped shape of the final dress design.