The Summer Quickies CAL is the third crochet along of 2022 hosted in the CAL Central Facebook and Ravelry groups. We’ve brought together eight of your favorite crochet designers to share free crochet patterns for 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 2022 Summer Quickies crochet along. This is our second annual Summer Quickies CAL. If you’d like instant summer project inspiration, check out all 10 patterns from last year’s Summer Quickies CAL here. 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 27 to August 15, 2022, 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 DMC and Hooked for Life by scrolling to the bottom of this blog post by Sunday, August 21, 2022 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 8 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 27: Summer Quickies CAL Announcement and End-of-CAL giveaway (you are here)
- June 27: Pattern 1 by Underground Crafter
- July 4: Pattern 2 by OneLittleHook
- July 11: Pattern 3 by Oombawka Design
- July 18: Pattern 4 by The Loopy Lamb
- July 25: Pattern 5 by Straight Hooked
- August 1: Pattern 6 by The Stitchin’ Mommy
- August 8: Pattern 7 by The Loophole Fox
- August 15: Pattern 8 by Stitches n Scraps
- Crochet at your own pace
- Sunday, August 21, 2022: 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 craft companies to bring you prizes at the end of each CAL Central Crochet Along. The prizes for this CAL are provided by DMC and Hooked for Life and shipped by Underground Crafter.
DMC is providing one lucky winner with a skein of Nova Vita recycled cotton yarn in vibrant orange. This thick yarn is great for home decor projects. Show your support by following DMC 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 2022 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 21, 2022 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!