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The best part of crochet cardigan patterns? After you make them, you end up with a lovely, cozy handmade garment that looks great with every outfit you wear.
A crochet cardigan is a great thing to have in your closet. It’s a great way to dress up an outfit for work, or it’s a cute layering piece if you need just a little bit more warmth.
Most of these patterns use a variety of basic crochet stitches, so make sure that you know how to work a single crochet stitch, double crochet stitch, and slip stitch (sl st). Since these great patterns won’t take a long time to complete, your cute cardigan is just a few steps away!
Crochet Cardigan Patterns
You are going to love these gorgeous crochet cardigan patterns, whether you've been crocheting for years or you're looking for the perfect pattern for beginners.
This is the perfect beginner pattern as it mostly uses basic stitches and it's a repeating pattern, so once you get the hang of it, you'll be able to make quick work of this beauty. I personally love this cropped cardigan look a lot, but you could easily make it longer depending on your preference.
Oh, how I love a beautiful oversized cardigan and this one surely takes the cake! This is the perfect cozy cardigan, it looks like a simple shape but it would be such a nice accent piece to your fall wardrobe.
The border on this cardigan is simply stunning. I love that the bobbles continue by the wrist, it really turns this pattern into something special. Plus, it's a nice, relaxed fit that will be super comfortable and cozy.
First, I love this yarn color! Also, this is the perfect pattern for advanced beginner crocheters. If you're just learning, there's nothing better than creating your own handmade garment to show the progress you've been making. There are also video tutorials to help you along the way.
This beautiful cardigan is the perfect match for cool winter days. The perfect stitch can really take a simple cardigan to the next level. Also, do you know what turns this into the perfect piece of clothing? It has pockets!
This gorgeous cardigan will quickly be your favorite piece in your wardrobe. I adore the color scheme with these bobbles stitched on the elbow of this cardigan, it's just such a stunning blend of colors.
This pattern starts as a simple rectangle, but it becomes so much more. This is the perfect crochet project for anyone searching for something a bit more lightweight while still wanting a comfy cardigan.
If you love crochet granny squares as much as I do, you'll love making this stunny granny square cardigan! Personally, I am a huge fan of a hooded cardigan, so this is really checking all the boxes for me.
Get ready to grab your super bulky yarn because you're going to want to get ready to make this comfortable cardigan as soon as possible. Pair this with a cute pair of jeans and you're ready to take on whatever the day throws at you.
If you are more of a visual learner, this cardigan offers a step-by-step video tutorial to help you along the way! It's the perfect crochet project for any season, you could make it lighter with thinner yarn, or if you're looking for more warmth you could try it out with chunky yarn as well.
If you are a big fan of the waffle stitch, you're going to adore making this beautiful cardigan. This is a pattern for an advanced crocheter, but it's also a great pattern to test your skill level on if you're looking for more of a challenge.
Need the perfect lacy cardigan? This one even has pockets! Best of all, you don't have to be an expert experienced crocheter to make this for yourself as this is a pattern meant for advanced beginners to intermediate crocheters.
This cute cropped Doveport Cardigan is a staple for anyone looking for cute and modern patterns for cardigans. For all you Lion Brand yarn lovers, this pattern was made using Lion Brand Heartland which seems to be a fan favorite for making cardigans.
This beautiful sweater cardigan is something you'll always find yourself reaching for in the closet. Whether you're looking for a cozy sweater to wear to work or something fun and fashionable to wear to lunch, you're going to love this pattern.
I love the red-brown yarn of this gorgeous, ankle-length cardigan. Honestly, the thing that really stood out to me about this cardigan was the beautiful stitches along the edges. This would be such a cute cardigan to pair with your favorite jeans and a cute tank top.
This cute, beginner-friendly pattern is such a cute option for learning and leveling up your crocheting skills. This pattern is made with four different acrylic yarns, with the majority of it being made with a super bulky yarn.
If you're an adventurous beginner looking for a chunky project, you're going to love this crocheted cardigan. I love the two-tone brown yarn, it makes this pattern so unique, but it also would look amazing in a solid color.
If you want to try some beautiful granny stitches, grab six skeins of yarn, and let's get to work! Be sure to check out the listing photos for variations. I am personally a big fan of the two-tone cardigan garment pattern but this solid color is beautiful too!
This cardigan is going to be your favorite item in your closet because it can be uniquely you with these patches in whatever location you choose. I also really love the cuff ribbing on this pattern as it's a bit tighter around the bottom of the sleeves.
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