11 Purr-fectly Adorable and Free Crochet Cat Sweater Patterns

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Are you looking for a way to keep your precious fur baby warm as the weather turns cold? No matter if your kitty is a soft and fluffy ginger tabby, or a sleek and hairless Sphynx, why not make them a cozy crochet cat sweater to keep them snug and warm?

If you are new to the world of crochet and you want to get started making the perfect winterwear for your beloved pet, then start with one of the free patterns that includes video tutorials.

From easy beginner-friendly patterns to complex designs, you’ll find a range of stylish, practical and fashionable cat sweaters, perfect for any occasion.

Get ready to start crocheting cat sweaters – it’s fun, easy and your kitty is sure to look purr-fectly adorable!

Get creative and keep your special feline warm this winter with a handmade crochet cat sweater! From basic beginner-friendly designs to more detailed pieces, there is a selection of stylish and practical sweaters that your cat is sure to love. With step-by-step instructions and a range of patterns to choose from, you can craft your cat a cozy winter outfit that is perfect for any occasion. Get ready to start crocheting – it’s fun and easy, and your pet is sure to look purr-fectly adorable!

These crochet cat sweater patterns are not just for dressing up your handsome kittens! Some kitties have no fur (like my sister’s hairless Sphynx Stewie). He was always cold and always burrowing into blankets and other things to try to find a warm place to sleep. He loved to wear sweaters and in case your kitty loves a cozy sweater too, here are some free crochet cat sweater pattern options that you can make for your fur baby to wear!

11 Totally Free Crochet Cat Sweater Patterns

This lucky kitty is wearing the Lovey Cat Sweater designed by Anna Mae Lee. It was made with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 5.50 mm (I) and a 6.50 mm (K) crochet hook. The finished measurements for this sweater are 10 inches (neck), 15 inches (chest), 16 inches (belly) and 13 inches (length).

Lovey Cat Sweater

This lucky kitty is wearing the Lovey Cat Sweater designed by Anna Mae Lee. It was made with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 5.50 mm (I) and a 6.50 mm (K) crochet hook. The finished measurements for this sweater are 10 inches (neck), 15 inches (chest), 16 inches (belly) and 13 inches (length). There’s a matching hat too!

This adorable Crochet Cat Sweater was designed by Cheryl of Crochet 365 Knit Too, for her nieces cat Moon. This sweater fits a small 7 pound hairless Sphynx Cat. Notes are included to size this for other cats. This was crocheted with Worsted Weight Yarn [4] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook.

Crochet Cat Sweater

This adorable Crochet Cat Sweater was designed by Cheryl Bennett of Crochet 365 Knit Too, for her niece’s cat Moon. This sweater fits a small 7 pound hairless Sphynx Cat. Notes are included to size this for other cats. This was crocheted with Worsted Weight Yarn [4] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook.

Designed by Anna Mae Lee the Alpine Cat Sweater is crocheted with Sport Weight Yarn [2] and a 5 mm (H), 5.50 mm (I) and a 6.00 mm (J) crochet hook. The finished measurements for this sweater are 10 inches (neck), 15 inches (chest), 17 inches (belly) and 14 inches (length).

Alpine Cat Sweater

Designed by Anna Mae Lee the Alpine Cat Sweater is crocheted with Sport Weight Yarn [2] and a 5 mm (H), 5.50 mm (I) and a 6.00 mm (J) crochet hook. The finished measurements for this sweater are 10 inches (neck), 15 inches (chest), 17 inches (belly) and 14 inches (length).

Available from JOANN, this easy to make cat sweater is crocheted with Worsted Weight Yarn [4] and a 5.50 mm (I) crochet hook.

How to Make a Cat Sweater

Available from JOANN, this easy to make cat sweater is crocheted with Worsted Weight Yarn [4] and a 5.50 mm (I) crochet hook.

The Linked Puff Cat Sweater (my favorite) was designed by Anna Mae Lee. This cozy sweater is crocheted with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 5 mm (H) and a 5.50 mm (I) crochet hook. The finished measurements for this sweater are 8 inches (neck), 14 inches (chest), 16 inches (belly) and 14 inches (length).

Linked Puff Cat Sweater

The Linked Puff Cat Sweater (my favorite) was designed by Anna Mae Lee. This cozy sweater is crocheted with DK Weight Yarn [3] and a 5 mm (H) and a 5.50 mm (I) crochet hook. The finished measurements for this sweater are 8 inches (neck), 14 inches (chest), 16 inches (belly) and 14 inches (length).

Small Pet Stripy Sweater Crochet Pattern

Designed by Ideal Me, this adorable striped cat sweater is crocheted with Worsted Weight Yarn [4] and a 6.5 mm (K) crochet hook. The finished sweater measures 16 inches long X 13.25 inches circumference at the widest point.


Mock Turtleneck Sweater for Cats

Designed by Velvet Kerfuffle, this easy sweater is crocheted with Worsted Weight Yarn [4] and a 4 mm (G) crochet hook. The finished sweater fits an 11 pound short hair cat.


Designed by Catventurous Crochet, this adorable button up cat sweater pattern is available for free in the video below. This sweater is crocheted with Bulky Weight yarn [5] and a 5.5 mm (I) and a 4.5 mm crochet hook.

Ally Easy Fit Button Up Cat Sweater

Designed by Catventurous Crochet, this adorable button up cat sweater pattern is available for free in the video below. This sweater is crocheted with Bulky Weight yarn [5] and a 5.5 mm (I) and a 4.5 mm crochet hook.



Josephine Kitty Sweater Pattern

Designed by CraftyGhoul the Josephine Kitty Sweater is crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 6.50 mm (K) crochet hook. It features the granny stripe stitch.


Designed by Charlotte Gillbanks this adorable sweater is crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 5.50 mm (I) crochet hook. It includes a video tutorial to help you with any tricky bits.

Emma Rollneck Cat Sweater

Designed by Charlotte Gillbanks this adorable sweater is crocheted with Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 5.50 mm (I) crochet hook. It includes a video tutorial to help you with any tricky bits.



Designed by Charlotte Gillbanks this adorable sweater is crocheted with double stranded Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 5 mm (H) crochet hook. It includes a video tutorial to help you with any tricky bits.

Bio Ladybird Cat Sweater

Designed by Charlotte Gillbanks this adorable sweater is crocheted with double stranded Medium Weight Yarn [4] and a 5 mm (H) crochet hook. It includes a video tutorial to help you with any tricky bits.



Make sure your fur baby is ready for the cold winter months with a cozy, handmade crochet sweater! In this article, you'll find easy beginner-friendly patterns to add a touch of style and practicality to your cat sweater. From basic designs to more complex designs, you'll be able to find the perfect winterwear for your kitty. Get started on your crochet journey today and find out how to make the perfect cat sweater that's sure to keep them snug and make them look purr-fectly adorable!

11 Amazing Cat Sweater Patterns To Keep Your Pet Snug and Warm this Winter! #catsweaters

Get creative and keep your special feline warm this winter with a handmade crochet cat sweater! From basic beginner-friendly designs to more detailed pieces, there is a selection of stylish and practical sweaters that your cat is sure to love. With step-by-step instructions and a range of patterns to choose from, you can craft your cat a cozy winter outfit that is perfect for any occasion. Get ready to start crocheting – it’s fun and easy, and your pet is sure to look purr-fectly adorable!

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About Rhondda Mol

Rhondda Mol, an Ontario, Canada-based professional crochet designer and blogger, is passionate about helping the online crochet community create amazing projects. Through her easy-to-follow patterns and tutorials, she aims to help fellow crocheters - regardless of their level of experience - make handmade items. She recently launched a second website, FreeCrochetTutorials.com, dedicated to providing free, indie-designed crochet patterns and tutorials, so anyone with the desire to learn how to crochet can reach their goals.

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