30+ Free Crochet Patterns for Shawls, Ponchos, & Wraps
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I'm sure we can all admit that we've tried a fabulous shawl on in a store and just stared at ourselves in the mirror for 10 minutes, only to put it back on the rack because it was just too pricey. Why do we continuously put ourselves through that pain? Beats me.
Luckily, you have an amazing skill in the world of crochet, so you can easily make your own free crochet shawl patterns. That's right, I said free! In this collection of 30+ Free Crochet Patterns for Shawls, Ponchos, & Wraps, you will find any pattern you've been looking to make.
Free crochet shawl patterns can be made and worn all year-round. They can be worn under heavy coats or they can be worn over tank tops to complete an outfit.
Shawls come in all crochet colors and designs, perfect for showing off your fashion sense. Here you can find all the free crochet shawl patterns you want. You can also find stoles, wraps and even crochet ponchos.
PLUS - check out our video tutorial for how to weave in ends so you can finish off your crochet shawls with no loose ends.
Crochet scarves are always one of the easiest crochet patterns to work up, no matter your skill level. If you have an hour or so to spare, then you can learn to crochet a scarf - any one these free crochet scarf patterns, actually! Take a look: 19 Quick and Easy Crochet Scarves
Shawl Crochet Patterns
The classic crochet shawl never goes out of style because it will be eternally useful and just as versatile. Shawls are a great way to dress a casual outfit up, but they can also add that incredible drama to an already elegant dress.
Whether you're looking for crocheted shawls for older ladies or for younger modernly stylish women, you'll find it here. With different crochet stitches and endless color variations, the patterns here have something for everyone—including brides-to-be!
- Vintage Lace Popcorn Shawl
Channel your favorite classic movie star with this vintage dream. Inspired by the timeless looks of old Hollywood glamour, this is an easy crochet pattern to work up with lace yarn.
- Convertible Shell Shawl
This pretty crochet pattern is unique because you can wear it a number of different ways. It can be worn as a normal crochet shawl, a poncho, a shrug, or any other way you want.
- Angel Wings Shawl Pattern
This Angel Wings Shawl Pattern is a wonderful DIY clothing design that is perfect for the holiday season or just when it starts to get cold outside. Keeps you stylish and warm.
- Oversized Crochet Shawl
This large crochet shawl measures approximately 80 inches wide by 40 inches deep including the border. A basic fringe works well for a border, but feel free to choose your own.
- Purple Serenity Shawl
This Purple Serenity Shawl is super easy to work up and creates a perfect triangular pattern. Use only one and a half skeins of yarn in a v-stitch pattern, and your shawl is ready to wear.
- Daisy Fields Shawl
This Daisy Fields Shawl is the first of many to come in my latest collection, the Daisy Fields Collection! Super cute way to keep your shoulders covered for any event!
- Silky Panda Crochet Shawl
The shawl is named for the super soft and silky Panda Pearl Yarn that it’s made from. It’s a semi-circle wrap made in 3 colors, so there is no need to clip the yarn from row to row.
- Golden Shimmer Shawl
This easy crochet shawl has a soft glitter that will catch the light perfectly—not too overpowering to be gaudy, but just enough to still make a statement.
- Parisian Hug Wrap Shawl
Try a more sophisticated look with this one. This crochet shawl pattern features a fringe detail to give it a more dressed up look. This crochet design can complete any outfit, really.
- Alyssa's Shawl
Alyssa's Shawl is just what you need to wear at night in the summer to keep you warm. This crochet shawl uses a simple pattern to create a decorative design.
- Madeleine's Vintage Shawl
This crochet vintage shawl is great for any age. It is light-weight and delicate, so it works perfectly with fancy dresses, but it can also be thrown over a basic tank and jeans.
- Sugar Plum Shawl
Instructions are included for both a regular-sized shawl and a smaller "shawlette," so you can be sure it will fit you just right. The Sugar Plum Shawl is the perfect accessory.
- Sweet and Simple Shawl
This crochet shawl pattern measures 24 inches wide by 60 inches long, although it's designed to accommodate whatever length you want. Stay warm and stylish year-round.
- Beautiful Bridal Shawl
Add a homemade touch to your special day with this Beautiful Bridal Shawl. Use Aunt Lydia's Crochet Thread from Red Heart to complete this free crochet shawl pattern.
- Bright Flower Lattice Shawl
Using a brilliant variegated yarn and different crochet stitches you can have this crochet shawl in time for spring. This shawl can be made for all sizes from children to adults, too!
- Downton Abbey Dowager Shawl
Whether you're a fan or not, you'll be obsessed with the Downton Abbey Dowager Shawl. Premier Yarns has come out with a whole line of yarn inspired by Downton Abbey.
Crochet Ponchos & Stole Patterns
Crochet poncho patterns are ideal because you can just toss them on over your head and go, but that doesn't mean they don't pay attention to style. The designs on these patterns range from seriously chic to fun summer crochet patterns. Plus, find free short stole patterns in this section as well since they are similar to ponchos.
Whether you're looking to learn how to make a victorian poncho (check out the Queen Elizabeth Poncho) or a bulky and warm modern style (check out the Cozy Cowl Poncho), you are in luck. There is even a pattern or two for children.
- Rainbow Lace Crochet Poncho
This colorful pattern has such an open and airy feel to it, thanks to the crochet lace used. It can be made in many different sizes, so this piece would work for anyone anytime.
- Boho Poncho
Quick to work up and easy to follow, this crochet pattern can be made in any color - or use self-striping yarn, as in the photo, for a seamless and neutral (or colorful) design of your choice.
- A Soft Comfy Poncho for Fall
The designer for this uses Gala yarn in an Olive/Yellow color and the basic crochet stitches; this is an easy/intermediate crochet pattern and it's perfect for slightly chillier weather.
- Fashionable Poncho
This free short stole pattern is so perfect for a bit of cover over any outfit, whether it's a dress or shirt. It will make you feel so stylish and fashionable. Wear this little poncho two ways, too.
- Feather Stole
Light and airy, this delicate lace stole is truly a wonder to behold. This free crochet pattern, worked up in a beautiful cherry color, is an easy shawl that you're sure to treasure again and again.
- Queen Elizabeth Poncho
This crochet poncho pattern was made for a queen. Worked up in a royal red yarn, this vintage-inspired poncho is sure to make anyone look like they belong atop a throne.
- Cozy Cowl Poncho (Free Crochet Pattern)
Use Lion Brand variegated bulky yarn to work up this easy crochet poncho pattern - choose your shade and work up your own work of art that weaves in and out of various color hues.
- Pretty Purple Poncho
This pattern is written for 3-5-year-old children but can be easily adjusted for an adult version. If you know the granny stitch, you'll be able to work up this design in no time.
Crochet Wrap Patterns
If you're looking for the perfect crochet piece of clothing, look no further than these wraps. Some are thin or long and some are bulkier or shorter depending on how many times it will be wrapped around or when it will be used. Crochet wraps are like big comfy hugs!
Wraps just make you feel good; there is something about pulling one around your shoulders and snuggling down into them. There are some particularly elegant ones in this collection, so be sure to check them all out and find that ideal pattern for yourself or someone you love.
- Mega Wrap
Fasten this Mega Wrap with a stylish pin, throw it over a long sleeve shirt and you have a simple, homemade sweater! This is an easy crochet project that you can wear a variety of ways.
- Motif Wrap
This Motif Wrap is for experienced crocheters, but the work will definitely pay off with this stylish wrap. This wrap can complete any outfit, and it can even work as a light jacket in the fall.
- Chevron Lace Wrap
This Chevron Lace Wrap is no doubt going to get you compliments when you wear it. It's that perfect crochet piece that will keep you warm on those chilly nights and complete any outfit.
- The Best Ruffle Wrap
This free crochet pattern from Premier Yarns really is The Best Ruffle Wrap you can find. Cocoon yourself in warmth and comfort no matter if you're holed inside to avoid the blizzard.
- Monday Blues Shawl
The shawl crochet pattern has an understated triangle shape, and it can actually double as a crochet scarf because it is so versatile. The wave styling looks great with these blue colors.
- Flora Wrap/ Shawl
Wrap yourself in this light and lacy shawl, perfect for spring or fall! The beautiful texture reminds us of flower petals. It pairs beautifully with the self-striping yarn used to complete it.
- Sequins Crochet Wrap
Everything about this crochet wrap is alluring. the color is soft and inviting, the style allows you to wear it in multiple different ways, and the stitches are delicate and consistent.
Looking for more cold weather crochet patterns to make and wear? Then be sure to check out our collection of winter wearables: Bundle Up! 35 Winter Wearable Crochet Patterns
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