Crochet Cardigan and Jacket Patterns

Rose Sweater #11-003

from Hooked For Life

A flattering combination of openwork stitching and clean shaping. Built in two directions off of the center band, the stitch patterns are set up so the fabric expands a bit in width as you stitch giving you a cardigan that forms to your curves without bulk.

Finished measurements 36, 40, 44, 48 & 52". 660, 880, 880, 1100, 1100 yds DK weight yarn. Hook 4.0mm (G hook). Cascade 220 Superwash is perfect for this gauge, or for something slinkier Cascade Ultra Pima. Or check our Yarn Standards for more yarn in this weight.


Tangerine Dream Jacket


With its bold color and simple design, Tangerine Dream Jacket is perfect for any season. It is crocheted using a half-double crochet foundation, large and small V-stitches and trimmed with a beautiful motif border around the sleeves and bottom. Made using a light sport-weight cotton yarn. Instructions are included for sizes S-4XL.

Final Garment Chest Measurement: 36, 39.5, 43.5, 47, 52, 55.5, 59.5 inches
Yarn: Sport weight yarn, such as Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sport or Cascade 220 Sport Superwash, 1606, 1752, 1898, 2190, 2336, 2482, 2628 yds.
Size E hook, or size needed to get gauge.

Easy Lace Jacket

#C2.4 from Dovetail Designs


This lightweight, top-down jacket is worked in a very easy pattern of 5 double crochet followed by a 5-double-crochet fan. Increases for the flair are created by adding extra double crochet stitches between fans. The three-quarter sleeves are worked from the shoulder down in the same pattern without increases. All edges are worked with 4 rounds of single crochet.

This jacket is much easier to make than it looks and will add flair to any outfit all year round.

Chest sizes given in inches and (metric). XS 32" (81.5cm), S 36" (91.5cm), M 40" (101.5cm), L 44" (112cm), XL 48" (122cm), XXL 52" (132cm)

Yarn: Size 10 crochet cotton Universal Yarn Nazli Gelin Garden 10, Color: 700 06
Stitch: Double crochet (dc) with single crochet (sc) edging
Crochet hook: Size F/5 (3.75mm)
Gauge: 10 dcs and 6 dc rows = 2 (5cm
Skill level: EASY

Sedona Shirt #PH617

From Oat Couture


The collar at the neck and vertical button bands up the front lends a slimming effect. Crochet in Fingering or DK weight yarn.

Finished Chest Measurements: 33, 36, 39, 42, 45, 48, 51" inches

Materials: Fingering weight yarn (such has Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock. or Cascade Heritage Sock would be great too!).
Crochet Hooks G & E.

Materials: DK Weight yarn: 1185, 1325, 1440, 1550, 1670, 1775, 1890 yds.
Crochet Hooks G & I. .

See my yarns that get this gauge on my yarn standards page.

Crochet Jackets for the Real You


Four jackets to suit your mood or look.

Lido Island Sweater #PH611

from Oat Couture


Finished chest measurements: 38, 43, 48, 53, 58, 63 inches.

Pattern written for 2 different weights of yarn. Check our yarn weight page for yarns that will work.

Fingering weight yarn 1835, 2165, 2540, 2800, 3150, 3365 yds. Crochet hook G, 3 split lock or locking markers, 1 button.

DK weight yarn 1360, 1600, 1875, 2075, 2340, 2500 yds. Crochet hook I, 3 split lock or locking markers, 1 button.

PH602 Monet Jacket

from Oat Couture


Combining a large hook with a lightweight yarn creates a fabric with a beautiful drape for this delightful jacket. The body is loose-fitting; sleeves are 3/4 length.

Finished Chest Measurements: 38, 41, 44, 47, 50, 54 inches

Materials: Fingering weight yarn (such has Lorna's Laces Shepherd Sock.) Col A-bright multi: 805, 895, 995, 1055, 1185, 1275 yds. Col B-solid: 625, 675, 735, 795, 880, 940. Col C-quiet multi: 625, 675, 735, 795, 880, 940. 90, 110, 130, 130, 150, 165 yds each of 3 contrasting colors.

Crochet Hooks G & H. 5 buttons.

October Coat #PH603

from Oat Couture


This beautiful flared coat is worked in a simple single crochet shell stitch with popcorn trim.

Finished Chest Measurements: 36, 39, 42, 45, 48, 51"

Materials: 1655, 1795, 1950, 2085, 2245, 2385 yds of heavy worsted weight yarn, crochet hook size K, 1 button.

Gauges: 6 shells, 11 rows - 4.25" in Shell Pattern