I think that crochet shorts are probably the toughest crochet item to pull off in terms of a wearable garment.
Everyone can make a crochet scarf look good. Most people can figure out how to style a crochet dress. But crochet shorts can be unforgiving.
It’s really tough to make a good pair of crochet shorts. It’s tricky to get a good fit, and everything from the waist to the thighs to the hems needs to work together just so.
But when crochet shorts are done right, they are so cute!
Here are 16 crochet shorts patterns that look great and will take you from the beach to a night out this summer.
If you’re ready for a challenge, check out these patterns!
16 Women's Crochet Shorts Patterns
Hey there crochet lovers! Are you ready for summer? If you're looking for some new crochet projects to tackle, we've got you covered!
In this collection, we've rounded up 16 amazing patterns for women's crochet shorts that are perfect for the warm weather. Whether you're a beginner or an experienced crocheter, you'll find a pattern to suit your skill level. Get ready to make some shorts that are stylish, comfortable, and handmade with love.
Crochet Shorts Pattern With Video
These high-waisted, wide-legged shorts are so fashionable, perfect for the modern crocheter! They're made with fingering weight yarn for lightweight shorts that you'll love wearing all through the summer. Use a rope drawstring for a boho look, or change it up with any belt you like.
Granada Sexy Shorts Pattern
These sexy shorts will make a perfect addition to your summer wardrobe! Wear them to the beach, the pool, or to lounge around at home or on vacation. Add a crocheted bralette or bikini top for the perfect handmade ensemble!
Flower Power Crochet Shorts Pattern
Channel your inner modern-day-hippie with these flower motif crochet shorts. With a lining, these shorts make a fabulous piece for a summertime date, concert, or music festival. Or, leave them unlined for the cutest swimsuit cover-up!
High-Waisted Beach Shorts Pattern
This summer, you'll want to live in these cute and comfy high-waisted shorts! They're perfect for everything from strolling along the beach to hanging out in the backyard with friends. The scalloped edge at the bottom gives these shorts a boho, feminine touch. Add your favorite sun hat and flip-flops, and you're off to enjoy the warm-weather fun.
High Waisted Cable Stitch Shorts Pattern
Cable stitch isn't just for winter sweaters! Bring this beautiful stitch into your summer wardrobe, too, with these trendy, high-waisted shorts. The vertical ribbing has a slimming effect while also offering plenty of stretch, so you'll look and feel great whether you're wearing your shorts around the house or out and about.
Crochet Checkered Shorts Pattern
Add a touch of fun and personality to your summer wardrobe with these crochet checkered shorts. They're made to measure, allowing you to create a garment that's a perfect fit. These shorts are perfect for summertime and are sure to be a fun addition to your wardrobe. The pattern is suitable for those with intermediate crochet skills.
Yoga Crochet Shorts
This pattern is perfect for anyone looking to add a little coziness to their yoga practice! These shorts are not only comfortable but also stylish, perfect for yoga or just lounging around the house. Use stretchy yarn for pull-on shorts or a non-stretchy yarn with buttons on the side as a closure- either way, you'll look great in these shorts!
Ruffled Crochet Shorts Pattern
Step up your summer wardrobe with these stylish and playful ruffled crochet shorts! Perfect for all skill levels, this easy-to-follow pattern will have you breezing through the warmer months in a unique and beautiful creation. Get started on your own pair today and show off your creativity and flair wherever you go!
Cozy Girl Shorts Pattern
Stay cozy and stylish all year round with these comfortable and chic Cozy Girl Shorts! This easy-to-follow crochet pattern is perfect for beginner to intermediate-level makers. Whether you're lounging at home, hitting the pool, or running errands, these shorts will keep you comfortable and looking your best.
Kiss My Shorty Shorts Pattern
Get ready to turn heads with these fun and flirty 'Kiss My Shorty Shorts'! This easy-to-follow crochet pattern is perfect for all skill levels and is guaranteed to add a pop of color to your wardrobe. It's a 70s-inspired pattern, but your color choice dictates whether these shorts look retro or modern. Whether you're relaxing on the beach or exploring the city, these shorts will keep you feeling confident and stylish.
High-Waisted Crochet Shorts Pattern
These trendy high-waisted shorts have boho flair, thanks to the embellished hem. Whether you're dressed up for a night out or keeping it casual for a day at the park, these shorts will have you feeling confident and stylish. With sizes for women XS-XL and also a toddler version, they're perfect for matching mommy and me outfits or beach cover-ups. Get started on your own pair today and step out in style.
Tommy Board / Midi Shorts Crochet Pattern
This crochet pattern for Tommy Board Midi Shorts is perfect for men or women looking for stylish and comfortable summer wear. The pattern is easy to follow and creates a beautiful final product. The pattern is completely customizable by size, making it a fully inclusive pattern. Make your own unique shorts using this pattern and enjoy the warm weather in style!
Rainbow Top And Short Bundle
Use this pattern to crochet an entire fun and unique outfit, perfect for summer! The crop top with bell sleeves has a great retro vibe. This outfit will look amazing at a music festival, a concert, or a night out dancing!
Crochet Overalls Pattern
This crochet pattern for fingering weight overalls is perfect for women who want to add a touch of adorable and off-beat style to their wardrobe. The pattern uses fingering-weight yarn, making the overalls light and comfortable, ideal for spring and summer. Perfect for a casual, girl-next-door vibe that's also totally unique!
Ribbed Bow Tie Shorts Pattern
Make a stylish statement with these crochet bow tie shorts! This pattern is perfect for women who want to add a touch of femininity to their wardrobe. The crochet tie bow adds a cute detail to the shorts, making them a great option for both casual and dressy occasions.
Lace Beach Shorts Crochet Pattern
These lacey shorts are here to add some style to your beach bag! Throw them on over your bikini to head to the beach, pool, or tiki bar. Add your sandals and sunglasses and you have the perfect summer uniform.
9 thoughts on “16 Women’s Crochet Shorts Patterns To Make Before Summer”
oh yeah.. shorts were a tough cookie. I had so much fun when I made mine, and I just LOVE to wear them – they are so comfy.
@ElevenHandmade I don’t think I’d seen yours before but I went and checked them out at http://www.etsy.com/listing/99813299/crochet-shorts-with-lining-made-to-order. Cute! Any tips on making them?
@CrochetBlogger I wrote a blog post about making http://www.lindaskuja.com/2012/05/tamboreti-sorti-crocheted-shorts.html
@ElevenHandmade Oh awesome … thanks so much for sharing the link! I’ll go check it out now.
I confess that the title of this post had me deeply fearful. But you’ve actually found some really cute crocheted shorts and I like your tips.
@undergroundcrafter Thanks! I totally understand. There are a lot of crochet shorts out there that are just not cute. They’re a tough thing to make. But it’s possible!!
These are cute!
These are cute!
The messy granny square outfit was styled for Purple Magazine issue 9 in 2008
Working on contacting the stylist to see if she knows anything about the maker