Crochet shawl patterns – free antique and vintage cape, poncho, shawl, shrug, stole, and wrap patterns in a variety of different shapes. Triangular, rectangular, circular, or Shetland – you name it – we have it.
About Crochet Patterns for Shawls
Shawls (also know as capes, ponchos, shrugs, stoles, and wraps) are used for many reasons – to warm the boy in chilly weather, to complement a costume, and even for symbolic or religious reasons.
These beautiful, vintage crochet shawls embellish the feminine grace and have a rich history weaved in their delicate warm fibers.
There is enormous variability in shawl type, fabric, design, pattern, motif, and color. Different crocheted shawl styles are available for each of the different seasons – spring, summer, fall, and winter.
Basically, crocheted shawls are the perfect accessories to enhance your look and express your unique sense of style to the rest of the world.
As an added bonus, crochet shawls are relatively simple to crochet since they can be made in one piece and require no shaping.
Now you too can create a beautiful, handmade crochet shawl for yourself or someone else with this huge collection of free shawl crochet patterns. These stylish and easy to make vintage patterns will allow you crochet the perfect present – for yourself or someone else!
More Free Crochet Patterns for Accessories
If you liked these free crochet shawl patterns, you should check out these other free crochet patterns for accessories – there are patterns for bags, purses, belts, collars, hats, scarves, slippers, and other crochet fashion accessories. Check them out – they are all free!
Crochet Pattern Books for Shawls
Each of the crochet patterns for the beautiful shawls on our site come from our collection of vintage crochet books. Here are some of the books that have crochet shawl patterns in them:
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