Sure, here’s a short crochet tutorial for a simple hoodie pattern. This pattern assumes you have some basic knowledge of crochet stitches and techniques.

Short Hoodie Crochet Tutorial – Free Pattern

Materials:

  • Worsted weight yarn in your desired color
  • Crochet hook suitable for your chosen yarn (usually around H/5mm)
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors
  • Buttons or toggles (optional)

Abbreviations:

  • ch: chain
  • st(s): stitch(es)
  • sc: single crochet
  • hdc: half double crochet
  • dc: double crochet

Instructions:

Back Panel:

  1. Foundation Row: Ch 40 (or a multiple of 2 stitches if you want a larger or smaller hoodie).
  2. Row 1: Starting from the 2nd ch from the hook, hdc in each ch across. Ch 1, turn.
  3. Rows 2-30 (or desired length): Repeat Row 1.

Front Panels (Make 2):

  1. Ch 20.
  2. Repeat Row 1 of the Back Panel for desired length (same as Back Panel).

Hood:

  1. Ch 40.
  2. Row 1: Starting from the 2nd ch from the hook, hdc in each ch across. Ch 1, turn.
  3. Rows 2-20 (or desired depth): Repeat Row 1.

Assembly:

  1. Lay the Back Panel flat. Attach yarn to the top corner and sc evenly down one side, across the bottom, and up the other side.
  2. Lay one Front Panel flat. Attach yarn to the top corner and sc evenly down the side, across the bottom, and up the other side.
  3. Repeat step 2 for the second Front Panel.
  4. Line up the Front Panels with the Back Panel, making sure they’re aligned at the shoulders and sides. Seam the shoulders closed using sc stitches.
  5. Line up the Hood with the neckline of the panels. Seam along the neckline using sc stitches.
  6. Fold the Hood in half (right sides together) and seam the back of the Hood using sc stitches.
  7. If desired, add buttons or toggles to the front corners of the panels.

Finishing:

  1. Weave in all loose ends using a yarn needle.
  2. Try on your hoodie and make any adjustments as needed.

This is a basic short hoodie pattern that you can customize by using different stitch patterns, adding pockets, or adjusting the sizing. Remember to choose the yarn and hook size that will give you the desired drape and fit for your hoodie. Happy crocheting!