10 Crochet Fashion Trends to Make RIGHT NOW

10 Crochet Fashion Trends to Make RIGHT NOW

With spring in full bloom and summer just around the corner, it's the perfect time to indulge in crafting light, airy pieces that complement the season's vibe. From delicate lacy designs to stylish swimsuit cover-ups and festival-ready wearables, there's no shortage of inspiration to fuel your crochet projects. But what else is trending in the world of fashion this time of year?

In this blog post, I'll be sharing 10 additional crochet fashion trends that are making waves right now. Through thorough research on social media and insights from the fashion industry, I've curated a list of must-try trends to elevate your crochet game.

Let's explore the latest crochet creations that will have you turning heads wherever you go!



Crochet Ties: 

One of the hottest crochet trends for this spring and summer, but truly suitable for any time of year, is crochet ties. These versatile accessories have been popping up everywhere lately, offering a unisex appeal that makes them perfect for occasions like Teacher's Appreciation Week in May or Father's Day in June.

Crochet ties are a playful fun to add a splash of color and texture to your outfit. Plus, they provide an excellent opportunity to get creative with leftover yarn scraps you have lying around.


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I’ve seen so many different styles and patterns with the crochet tie, so you could definitely play around with your own unique style with making these. Whether you prefer sleek and sophisticated designs or quirky and eclectic patterns, crochet ties definitely offer a customizable canvas to express your individual style and fashion sense.


Flower Motifs:  

Another captivating trend to delve into right now is the world of crochet flower motifs. Flower-adorned dresses have been particularly prominent lately, often boasting delicate lace and sheer details. So, why not craft your very own flower dress, blouse, sweater, or accessory?

The versatility of flower motifs opens up a myriad of possibilities. Whether you opt for a vibrant array of blooms or prefer the simplicity of a single flower motif, there's so much room for creativity. You can also embrace the eco-friendly approach by utilizing scrap yarn, allowing you to experiment with various colors and textures to achieve your desired aesthetic.


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I've seen so many people truly embrace the versatility of crochet flower motifs. They're not only perfect for crafting stunning spring pieces but also ideal for adding a touch of whimsy to your wardrobe year-round. These crochet flowers can also be utilized as charming appliqués on sweaters or jeans, elevating your outfit with a unique and personalized touch.

Let me know in the comments below if you're interested in a blog where I demonstrate how to incorporate these delightful motifs into your crochet projects!



Crochet Scrunchie: 

Another trend to explore would be with all of your yarn scraps would be scrunchie. The hair scrunchie market was valued at 27 million USD in 2023 and is anticipated to have a compound annual growth rate of over 5.4 % between 2024 and 2032 according to global market insights.



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This could be an excellent product to explore making if you run a crochet business, particularly if you have a distinct niche style. But even if you're just crocheting for fun, there's something nostalgic and trendy about scrunchies making a comeback! So why not unleash your creativity by crocheting your own unique twist on the classic scrunchie?

Experiment with textures, play with colors, and infuse it with your personal style to create a one-of-a-kind accessory that reflects your individuality.



Fringe Crochet Jacket:

With festival season in full swing, now is the perfect time to embrace the next crochet trend: the fringe jacket. There are countless ways to approach this project. You could opt for a bohemian vibe by crafting one with granny squares and adding fringe for a retro feel.

Alternatively, create a vintage revival look by starting with a mesh base and layering fringe on top. The beauty of this trend is its versatility—you can experiment with scrap yarns or even incorporate scrap fabrics for added texture and flair.


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Left to Right: Fringe Jacket, Nasty Gal, Victoria Garcia

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I've been considering making my own mesh fringe jacket soon, and I'd love to share the process with you! If you're interested in a tutorial or a 'make with me' video for that, let me know in the comments below. Additionally, if you're intrigued by the idea of repurposing old shirts or jeans to make yarn, be sure to check out the videos tutorials below. I'm a huge advocate for recycling clothes as fabric for crocheting, and creating a mesh fringe jacket would be a fantastic way to incorporate recycled materials into a stylish and eco-friendly project.



Sweater Vest: 

If you're looking to create a timeless crochet piece, consider making a sweater vest. This versatile garment is truly unisex, suitable for anyone, and offers endless style possibilities. Whether you prefer a casual, dressy, sporty, classic, or alternative look, you can tailor the sweater vest to match your personal style. It's a fantastic opportunity to experiment with different textures, colors, and designs while adding a unique touch to your wardrobe.


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What's fantastic about crochet sweater vests is their versatility—they're suitable for year-round wear. For spring or summer, opt for lighter, lacy designs crafted from breathable materials to stay cool and stylish in warmer weather. As the seasons transition to fall and winter, you can switch to thicker yarns and layer them over long sleeves or under coats for added warmth and coziness. No matter the time of year, a crochet sweater vest is a versatile and timeless addition to any wardrobe.


Bucket Hat:

Another fantastic accessory for sunnier days is the bucket hat. These hats have been a staple in fashion for quite some time, and they continue to remain in style.

When it comes to crocheting bucket hats, the possibilities are endless. You can experiment with various styles, whether you prefer a dramatic flair, a classy look, or something whimsical and playful. The beauty of bucket hats is not only in their aesthetic appeal but also in their functionality.

They serve a practical purpose by keeping your face and head cool during the warmer months, especially when crafted from lighter, cooler, and more breathable fabrics. So, why not have some fun with crochet and stay stylish while beating the heat?


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And if you're interested in learning how to crochet your own bucket hat, be sure to check out my tutorial video below. It's beginner-friendly and one of my favorite methods for crafting these stylish accessories. Whether you're new to crocheting or a seasoned pro, I think you'll find the tutorial easy to follow and fun to recreate.

So, don't hesitate to give it a try and add your own personalized touch, and if you want to see more granny square patterns to use for making Bucket Hats, check out my tutorial here or below as well. 





Pastel Colors:

Another delightful trend to explore is the use of pastel colors in crochet items. Pastel colorways have been dominating my feed lately, and while the arrival of spring certainly contributes to their popularity, it's clear that pastels are having a major moment beyond just seasonal trends.

These soft, muted hues are not only trendy in interior design but are also making waves in the world of crochet. It's fascinating to see how artists are incorporating pastels in more whimsical and imaginative ways into their crochet creations, adding a touch of dreaminess to their makes.


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There's a vast array of pastel colors to experiment with, each offering its own unique charm. Personally, I'm particularly drawn to shades like duck egg and lemon yellow. Whether you prefer soft blues, muted pinks, or gentle greens, there's a pastel hue to suit every taste.

You can have a blast mixing and matching these pastels to create captivating color palettes, whether you're aiming for a minimalist or maximalist aesthetic. This versatility makes pastels the perfect choice for adding a touch of whimsy and freshness to your spring and summer crochet projects. 


Puff Sleeves:

Puff sleeves evoke a sense of romance and classic elegance, making them a delightful motif to explore if you share those style preferences. Another timeless trend that seamlessly transitions into spring and summer is the wrap dress. Whether you lean towards a more minimalist aesthetic or embrace boho chic, crochet wrap dresses are the epitome of versatility.

Opting for a lacy design adds a touch of ethereal beauty, perfect for warmer weather. Additionally, crafting midi or maxi length wrap dresses creates effortlessly chic beach day attire, making them a must-have staple in any crochet enthusiast's wardrobe.


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Crochet Trousers & Culottes:

And another great trend to explore through crochet is the wide leg trouser. I've seen these all over recently, especially the mesh wide leg trousers, which scream 'I'm vacationing by the beach' to me. Wide pants have been in style for a while now and don't seem to be going anywhere. Whether you opt for a cropped culotte style or go for long and wide trousers, crochet wide leg pants offer endless possibilities for customization. You could even get creative and use up all those scraps to make a unique pair of scrap pants.

Either way, crochet wide leg pants or trousers are the perfect item for Spring and Summer. You can throw them on over bathing suits for a day at the beach or wear them while running errands for a stylish and cozy look.


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🌼 As we wrap up this exploration of crochet fashion trends for Spring and Summer, I hope you're feeling inspired to pick up your hooks and dive into some new projects. Whether you're drawn to the romance of puff sleeves, the timeless elegance of wrap dresses, or the breezy comfort of wide-leg trousers, I believe there is a crochet trend to suit every style and occasion.

✨Don't forget to check out the links provided for patterns and tutorials mentioned throughout this post. Happy crocheting, and may your wardrobe be filled with handmade treasures that reflect your unique personality and creativity.

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