We love festival season, it's a great opportunity to crack out the colourful crochet and have a party!!! But even if you're not a festival fan, you'll still enjoy these colourful and fun crochet patterns that are just perfect for summer. We've compiled a list of 21 of our favourite free crochet festival patterns (plus a few of our favourite paid ones too) - from festival crochet tops to fun festival accessories, there's plenty of fun crochet patterns for you to hook up.


1. Embellished sandal crochet pattern

This is one of our own patterns from Simply Crochet issue 56, and a firm favourite in the office! This fun crochet pattern by Sara Huntington transforms some plain pair of sandals and gives those straps a crochet makeover, and gives you the perfect excuse to add a pompom trim too! You can find the free embellished sandal crochet pattern here.


Feather embellishment pattern

We love this free Tunisian crochet feather pattern from Poppy & Bliss and think they’d look really fab if embellished on a headband, or added to a dreamcatcher and hung in your tent... or if you’re lucky, a VW campervan!


Bottle holder crochet pattern

Don't forget to stay hydrated while you're dancing all night long, and you can make sure you've always got some water to hand with this clever Bottle holder crochet pattern from Hobbii.


Free festival cardigan crochet pattern

Layer up while you're dancing in the fields with this Free festival cardigan crochet pattern by Bernat. You can complete the outfit with the matching festival bralette crochet pattern.

If you're looking for the ultimate in crochet festival outfits, then you can't beat the super-popular Rainbow Mandala Waistcoat crochet pattern by Sara Huntington. With two colour options of pretty pastels or bright rainbow shades, this fun crochet pattern allows you to really show off your epic crochet skills.

Happiness Poncho crochet pattern

Oh my Ombre! We love the fantastic colour gradient in this Happiness Poncho crochet pattern from Hobbii. The small and medium sizes can be hooked up with just one of their Twister yarn cakes, and those fabulous V-stitches help to give it a lovely flowing drape.


Free crochet wrap pattern

Shawls are so versatile and we think we’d be channelling our inner Stevie Nicks with this Free Crochet Wrap Pattern by All About Ami – for added 70s hippy chick look we think some dip dye at the edges would look fab!


Mochila backpack pattern

Every discerning festival diva needs a glam bag to store the essentials. We’re sure this free Mochila backpack pattern from Croyden Crochet will serve you well!


Sunseeker bucket hat crochet pattern

Bucket hats have been making a huge comeback this year (no longer are they stuck in the 90's). This Sunseeker bucket hat crochet pattern from Wool and the Gang is completely made up of simple stitches and will keep you cool thanks to the shiny happy cotton yarn!


Mini pineapple purse pattern.

There’s no fun in carrying around a huge purse or wallet when you’re out all day at an event, so why not hook up this free mini pineapple purse crochet pattern from Happy In Red to save yourself some money and space!


Fandango bobble cape crochet pattern

While you may be having fun in the daytime sun, when evening comes you need those extra layers to throw on so you can continue to party long into the night! This free pompom shawl crochet pattern from Hobbii is such a colourful and fun crochet pattern - we love all of those colours and pompoms!

pompom shawl crochet pattern
Hitting the beach this summer? Then you've gotta check out our list of the top crochet beachwear patterns! There's loads of fun crochet patterns to choose, from crochet cover-ups to crochet swimming costumes, and much more!
Candy cane beach dress crochet pattern

Flip Flop Sandals Crochet Pattern

This upcycled free flip flop sandals crochet pattern by Make And Do Crew is so pretty! They’re inspired by dream catchers and beautifully boho, adding a hippy chick vibe to any outfit.


Red Heart easy-to-wear cardigan crochet pattern

You can really channel those hippy vibes with this Red Heart easy-to-wear cardigan crochet pattern. It's a super-simple project thanks to it's sideways construction, and that neon yarn will really help you to stand out from the crowd - Just what you want from a festival crochet top!


Floral wrist wraps crochet pattern

Bring out your inner flower child with this pretty Floral wrist wraps crochet pattern by Irene Strange. Three separate wraps layer up together to create a sweet floral wrist accessory, perfect for summer parties and festivals (or for kids to dress up with).


Festival Bikini Top

If you're heading to a sunny festival (or even just hitting the beach), this gorgeous Free festival bikini top crochet pattern by Kristin Omdahl will allow you to show off your crochet style!

If you fancy going all out with your festival outfit, why not try hooking up this impressive Good Vibrations crochet dress pattern by TheMissingYarn. With it's fantastic stripes of granny treble clusters, it's a project you'll love making almost as much as you'll love wearing!

Good limes Phone bag crochet pattern

No pockets in your festival outfit - no problem! Just hook up this Good limes Phone bag crochet pattern and always have your photo to hand - you'll never lose your festival friends again - we'll meet you at the bar!


Pineapple lace summer top crochet pattern

We’ve seen a few of these pretty crochet crop tops lately, but this Free Pineapple lace summer top crochet pattern by The Purple Poncho definitely caught our eye with the pretty detail underneath!


Passion Petal tote bag crochet pattern

Keep your belongings safe with this Passion Petal tote bag crochet pattern by Katie Jones. This fun crochet pattern just screams festival-style, with it's bright colours and satisfying stitch combinations.


Free flower headband crochet pattern

You don't have to be a child of the 60's to feel the flower power! This free flower headband crochet pattern by Becky Garratt is a fun easy crochet pattern that will really complete your festival outfit! P.S. If you fancy making a flower crown out of real (or fake) flowers, then check out our fabulous how to make a flower crown tutorial!

If you fancy combining fancy stitches and gorgeous multi-coloured yarn to create a stunning festival top, then you'll love this crocodile stitch halter top crochet pattern by Regina Weiss! And check out the rest of the designs in her Etsy store for more fantasy inspired patterns that are perfect for festivals!

Baby come back crochet top pattern

The Baby come back crochet top pattern from Wool and the Gang is the perfect pattern for crochet beginners that fancy a bit of festival style. With its simple panel construction and tassel ties, it's a fun crochet festival top that has a relaxed style that will suit a wide range of body shapes.


Threefold boho top crochet pattern

Need a party top in next to no time? Then grab your big hook and super-chunky yarn and make this Threefold boho top crochet pattern by Amiee Wagner. This crochet crop top pattern is a super-simple design that even beginners will be able to hook up with ease!


Mandala hoop earring crochet pattern

Last but definitely not least, are our statement mandala hoop earrings by Hannah Cross, from issue 56 of Simply Crochet Magazine. Embellished hoops are all the rage this year, and we’ve already made a pair in almost every colour! You can find the free festival earrings crochet pattern here.


We hope you've enjoyed our roundup of the best festival crochet patterns. If you're looking for more fun crochet patterns to hook up this summer, then check out our list of the Top summer crochet top patterns and top summer garden party crochet patterns, or just have a browse in our huge library of free crochet projects.


Matt SpiersDigital Assistant, Gathered

Matt Spiers is a crochet artist and designer who has been overseeing Gathered's crochet articles for over 2 years. He previously worked as Digital Assistant for Simply Crochet magazine and is our in house video editing pro. What started as a hobby a decade ago led to Matt developing a passion (and then a career) with crochet. As well as still regularly writing and designing for Simply Crochet magazine, Matt is a crochet artist in his own right, having displayed and created crochet installations at festivals and fibre events across the UK. You can keep up to date with Matt at @onemancrochet on Instagram.

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