by Tamara Kelly
Learning to crochet opens up a whole world of projects! Most beginners start with scarves, blankets and other simple rectangles, thinking that garments will wait “for when I’m a more experienced crocheter.”
But garments can be for beginners *and* experienced crocheters when made with simple shapes! So I’ve put together a list of 10 free crochet garment patterns – sweaters, shrugs, and ruanas – all from your favorite bloggers and designers, and all easy enough for a crocheter of almost any skill level to make and wear with pride.
Yarn: LB Superwash Merino
Yarn: Lion’s Pride® Woolspun®
Yarn: Lion Brand Wool-Ease®
Yarn: Lion Brand Heartland®
Yarn: Lion Brand Homespun®
Yarn: Lion Brand Vanna’s Style
Yarn: Lion Brand Wool-Ease® Chunky
Yarn: Lion Brand Shawl in a Ball®
Yarn: Lion Brand Wool-Ease® Tonal
Have you crocheted a garment before? What was it? What part gave you the most trouble? I hope one of these makes it onto your to-do list next – with these, success is on the hook!