There might be new fashion trends every season or so, but some things never go out of style. There’s a reason vintage patterns are always so popular over on AllFreeCrochet – they’re tried-and-true classics that have endured the test of time! From hats to shawls, these styles might not have originated in this decade – but they’re sure still around. Sometimes a surprising vintage accessory is all you need to take an outfit from average to extraordinary.
I’ve gathered up 16 of our most popular patterns from through the ages. Whether you remember a time when these trends were popular or you just want to get a little taste of history, these free, easy crochet patterns can help you bring a blast from the past to your everyday wardrobe. And if you’re new to crochet, don’t worry – there are some free crochet patterns for beginners included in this roundup, too!
Crochet Cloche Patterns
Cloche hats have remained fun and fashionable throughout the years. Work up a crochet cloche hat pattern for yourself and you’ll see why this trend has stuck around!
1920s Cloche Crochet Hat
Fantastic Flapper Jewelry Hat
Stylish Cloche Hat
Vintage Goddess Hat
Free Crochet Sweater Patterns
There’s nothing like a chunky, vintage-inspired sweater pattern to keep you toasty when the weather’s cold! These free crochet patterns are so fun to make – and they never go out of style.
Bulky Bat Wing Sweater
Vintage Striped Cardigan
1941 Shell Stitch Cardigan
Crocheted Slip-on Sweater
Easy Crochet Shawls
These free crochet shawl patterns are just the thing to give your outfit a vintage vibe. Throw one on over a blouse – you’ll love the polished effect these easy crochet shawl patterns add to any outfit!
Vintage Lace Popcorn Shawl
Lazy Weekend Crochet Shawl
Pineapple Lace Shawl
The key to pulling an outfit together is the way you accessorize. These vintage-inspired crochet gloves are just the thing to add that touch of elegance to your attire!
My Fair Lady Gloves
Downton Abbey Arm Warmers
Lovely Lady Gloves
Elegant Pearl Gloves
What decade’s style is your favorite?
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