15 Stylish Free Shrug Crochet Patterns for Women

This is a compilation of free and super stylish shrug crochet patterns for a modern woman. Add these layering pieces to your wardrobe.

When it comes to crochet shrug patterns I think they are a great addition to your wardrobe.

Crochet cocoon cardigans, boleros, shrugs and slipovers are generally easy crochet projects with easy and interesting construction.

Most of the time you construct these from a basic geometrical shape like square, rectangle or triangle.

Once you master this basic shape, you will simply fold it and join it into something stylish and wearable that will be an interesting piece in your wardrobe.

Shrugs are easy to wear as they are often overrides pieces that will be perfect for layering in the cooler weather.

You can wear slipover or bolero style shrug crochet pieces over your dress to add an extra layer to your outfit.

It will not only keep your shoulders warm but will look super stylish.


shrug crochet patterns for women

15 Free Shrug Crochet Patterns For A Stylish Woman

I have chosen various types of shrug crochet patterns for you to choose from. These are all easy to make and will be a great addition to your outfit in any season.

Whether it is a cool summer evening or a chilly winter morning items like these shrugs, boleros and cocoon cardigan will be a great layering piece and keep you warm.

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Autumn Storm Shrug Crochet Pattern

This is a free crochet shrug pattern for women I designed in four different sizes. Perfect crochet garment for layering and transitional weather.

You can easily pair them up with jeans and T-shirt for a casual look. However, you can also put them on over a dress to keep your shoulders warm.

Free Crochet Shrug Pattern – Autumn Storm Shrug is available on my blog.

Autumns Storm Shrug Crochet Pattern

Midnight Walk Ponchette

Beautiful crochet ponchette pattern for women to use as an extra layer in cooler weather. However, you can also use it on a summer evening to cover your shoulders.

I simply love the versatility of this crochet ponchette! I used a combination of a super soft yarn and lacy crochet stitches to create this lovely crochet garment.

Crochet Ponchette Free Pattern – Midnight Walk is free on my blog.

midnight walk ponchette shrug crochet patterns

Elegant Cocoon Cardigan

The Elegant Cocoon Cardigan uses a simple pattern that looks fabulous once completed.

Even a beginner crocheter will be able to master the drunken granny stitch in no time once the first couple of rows are done.  

If you can chain and double crochet then you can make this gorgeous spring / summer / early autumn cardigan!

CLICK HERE for the free pattern.

Elegant Cocoon Cardigan

Comfy Cocoon Shrug Crochet Pattern

Make your own Tunisian crochet Comfy Cocoon Shrug, the perfect easy and breezy cardigan for Spring and Summer!

Crocheting garments can be quite intimidating, that’s why it’s good to start with something easy like this shrug.

Cocoons are some of the easiest garments you can crochet, and if you can crochet a blanket, you can be sure that you’ll definitely be able to crochet a shrug as well!

FOLLOW THIS LINK for the free pattern.

Comfy Cocoon Shrug Crochet Pattern

Infinity Scarf Worn 3 Ways

This infinity crochet scarf is slightly longer than standard infinity scarves. The reason being that you can wear it in three different ways.

It will very likely be the easiest pattern you will make with so many different possibilities to wear it.

You can wear it as a shrug for everyday or even for a special occasion, infinity scarf wrapped twice or as a cowl wrapped three times!

Get the free pattern by CLICKING HERE.

Infinity Scarf Worn 3 Ways

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Crochet Blanket Shrug Pattern

While this free crochet shrug pattern resembles the look of tapestry crochet, its blanket-inspired design is actually made by switching colors mid-row using basic crochet techniques.

It is inspired by a very common design that can be found on many southwestern blankets.

With this pattern you will learn a lot of lessons about how to change colors without actually cutting your yarn.

THIS WEBSITE has the free pattern.

Crochet Blanket Shrug Pattern

Rectangle Shrug Crochet Pattern

You can create this figure-flattering cardigan from a simple rectangle!

Made with extremely soft yarn for a cozy-but-not-too-bulky look, you’ll find yourself reaching for this shrug over and over again.

Despite the sophisticated-looking stitch texture, dolman sleeves and ribbed collar, this beginner crochet sweater is based entirely on a crochet rectangle. 

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Rectangle Shrug Crochet Pattern

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Crochet Cocoon Cardigan Pattern

The Comfy Spring Cardi is a size inclusive, free crochet cocoon cardigan pattern that is made in one piece!

It has a one row repeat for the body so it’s great for those that like to Netflix and stitch.

You crochet the main panel, per the instructions for your size, fold and seam it and then work your ribbing around the largest opening of the cardi.

See the full instructions ON THIS WEBSITE.

Crochet Cocoon Cardigan Pattern

Shady Shell Cocoon Shrug Crochet Pattern

The Shady Shell Cocoon is a fabulous cocoon crochet pattern featuring an open shell stitch.

This is a one-size pattern that is cozy, is warmer than it looks, and is full of drape!

FOLLOW THIS LINK for the free crochet pattern.

Shady Shell Cocoon Shrug Crochet Pattern

Ada Shrug

Ada Shrug is an easy crochet shrug for beginners. This crochet pattern makes an oversized blanket shrug!

It is an easy crochet pattern suitable for all levels and is fun to crochet.

VISIT THIS PAGE for the full free crochet shrug pattern.

Ada Shrug

Crochet Blanket Shrug Pattern

Spruce up your outfit with this easy beginner-friendly crochet blanket shrug pattern.

It is cozy, comfortable, and made using a one-stitch repeat. Even if you are a complete beginner, you will be able to make this stylish shrug.

CLICK HERE for the free pattern.

Crochet Blanket Shrug Pattern

Rose Shrug/Cardigan

This is a super soft and very warm and cosy cardigan design. This versatile and soft shrug/cardigan is absolutely perfect for those chilly days or evenings!

Adding a little bohemian and feminine vibe to your wardrobe, this shrug will do just that.

It’s perfect for all occasions and seasons, and the simple yet stylish design are a joy to work up.

FOLLOW THIS LINK for the free pattern version.

Rose Shrug/Cardigan

Samantha Sleeves Shrug

The Samantha Sleeves Shrug was designed to look cool but also keep your arms warm.

Pick the perfect colours for your personal style and vibe and make yourself this fashion forward Sleeves Shrug.

You will feel great as you wear something you have created and it is guaranteed get you noticed the minute you put it on. 

CLICK HERE for the free crochet pattern.

Samantha Sleeves Shrug

Dream Catcher Cardi

The Dream Catcher Cardi is a chunky crochet shrug with a gorgeous diamond motif on the back.

This cocoon cardigan is designed for an oversized, loose fit.

The body of this cardigan is created from a single rectangle!

You can get the free pattern ON THIS BLOG.

Dream Catcher Cardi

The Eleanor Sweater Scarf

The Eleanor Sweater Scarf is perfect for all the seasons.

This deceptively simple and versatile cover-up can be a wrap cardigan, a shawl, a cowl, a regular scarf and more!

Made in just one piece with simple seams for the sleeves, you’ll have it made and on in no time. 

FOLLOW THIS LINK for the free shrug crochet pattern.

The Eleanor Sweater Scarf

Final thoughts…

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About Veronika Cromwell

Hi, I’m Veronika! I design modern and wearable crochet garments, accessories and homewares. Grab your hook and find your next project!

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