The Summer Quickies CAL is the third crochet along of 2021 hosted in the CAL Central Facebook and Ravelry groups. We’ve brought together ten of your favorite crochet designers to bring you free crochet patterns quick summer projects you can make in an afternoon. Join us to make wonderful projects, chat with other crocheters, and enter for your chance to win a prize!
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This is the main post for 2021 Summer Quickies crochet along. Read on for more details including:
- How the Summer Quickies Crochet Along Works,
- How To Join the Summer Quickies CAL,
- Summer Quickies Crochet Along Schedule,
- Summer Quickies CAL End-of-CAL Giveaway Prizes, and
- Enter the Summer Quickies CAL End-of-CAL Giveaway.
How the Summer Quickies Crochet Along Works
Every Monday from June 14 to August 16, 2021, we’ll share a free crochet pattern for a summer project that can be completed in less than a day!
You can make these projects to keep, for gifts, to sell, or to donate to charity while chatting with other crocheters in our groups and sharing your projects. We love partnering with our favorite companies to bring you great prizes for our end-of-CAL giveaways. Don’t forget to enter the giveaway with prizes from Hooked for Life, Vinnis Colours, and WeCrochet by scrolling to the bottom of this blog post by Sunday, August 22, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern.
- Sign up for the Underground Crafter newsletter to get regular updates, including links to new CAL patterns, each week. When you sign up, you’ll also get access to my subscriber vault which includes exclusive free PDF patterns, a coupon code for your choice of any crochet or knitting pattern or ebook from my Ravelry shop, and coupon codes from other indie designers and crafts businesses.
- You can join in by crocheting the patterns as you have time.
- Share your progress and post pictures of your finished projects. Tag your projects and posts #CALCentralCrochet on all social media.
- If you’d like to chat with other crocheters, join the CAL Central Facebook group or visit this thread in the CAL Central Ravelry group.
- By the end of the CAL, you’ll have up to 10 awesome projects for fabulous summer projects!
- Use this button below on your Ravelry project pages or elsewhere on social media. Right click (on desktop) or tap and hold (on mobile) to save.
Summer Quickies Crochet Along Schedule
This list will be updated during the CAL to include links to each pattern as it is released.
- June 14: Summer Quickies CAL Announcement and End-of-CAL giveaway (you are here)
- June 14: Pattern 1 by Underground Crafter
- June 21: Pattern 2 by Hooked for Life Publishing
- June 28: Pattern 3 by ChristaCoDesign
- July 5: Pattern 4 by Crafty Kitty Crochet
- July 12: Pattern 5 by Yarn Craftee
- July 19: Pattern 6 by Jessie At Home
- July 26: Pattern 7 by Through the Loop Yarn Craft
- August 2: Pattern 8 by Oombawka Design
- August 9: Pattern 9 by The Stitchin’ Mommy
- August 16: Pattern 10 by Stitches n Scraps
- Crochet at your own pace
- Sunday, August 22, 2021: Deadline for entering the end-of-CAL giveaways (see below for more details and to enter)
Summer Quickies CAL End-of-CAL Giveaway Prizes
We love to partner with wonderful companies to bring you great prizes at the end of each CAL Central Crochet Along. The prizes for this CAL are provided by Hooked for Life, Vinnis Colours, and WeCrochet and shipped by Underground Crafter.
Vinnis Colours is providing one lucky winner with several skeins of stunning hand dyed, hand balled Nikkim yarn! This light weight (#3/DK) yarn is perfect for summer crochet. Show your support by following Vinnis Colours on Facebook | Instagram.
WeCrochet is providing one lucky winner with a set of Succulents Locking Stitch Markers. These will keep a smile on your face as you track your stitches and rows! Show your support by following WeCrochet on Facebook | Instagram.
All prizes will be shipped from the Underground Crafter headquarters in New York City. Continue on to learn how to enter the giveaway for your chance to win a prize!
Enter the Summer Quickies CAL End-of-CAL Giveaway
- This is the end-of-CAL giveaway for the 2021 Summer Quickies Crochet Along. The Crochet Along is hosted by CAL Central and the giveaway is organized by Underground Crafter.
- Enter the end-of-CAL giveaway using any of the options on the Rafflecopter widget below by 11:59 p.m. Eastern on Sunday, August 22, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. Eastern.
- Winners will be chosen from the entries at random and will win one of the prizes listed above.
- Winners will be contacted approximately one week after the entries close. Winners will have three days to claim their prizes. If winners do not respond within three days, prizes will be awarded to alternates.
- This giveaway is open worldwide, except where prohibited by law.
- Don’t forget to join the fun in our Facebook and Ravelry groups, too!