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This is a compilation of 20 beautiful summer crochet top patterns. These patterns are wonderful accessories to your summer wardrobe.
Summertime makes me so happy. Everything is lush and green. The birds are out singing every day. My vegetable garden is in full swing. Backyard barbeques, local concerts on the lawn, weekly shopping at the farmer’s market, the list goes on!
When it comes to my summer wardrobe, I love crocheting myself a plethora of summer tops to choose from. Summer crochet tops are so easy and versatile. You can dress them up or down. Alternatively, you can make them solid or lacy. Lacy summer crochet tops can double as swimsuit coverups as well.
I’ve been super inspired this past week to add another top or two to my closet so put together a list of all the ‘must-have’ tops I could find. I hope you enjoy this lovely collection of crochet summer tops. Be sure to scroll all the way down to see all 20 of these beautiful patterns.
20 Free Summer Crochet Top Patterns
With this variety of crochet summer top patterns, you’re sure to find one that’s perfect for you.
Maybe you are looking for something simple and classy like a pretty ruffle sleeve top?
Or maybe you are looking for something more challenging like a daisy lace top.
With this amazing collection of crochet summer top patterns, you will surely find one to suit your fancy.
Diamond V Neck Crochet Top
This top consists of 2 simple rectangles that you sew together to create a V-neck summer top. The rectangles feature the Diamond Lace Crochet Stitch. There is a detailed photo and video tutorial to help you along with the stitch.
This stunning Diamond Top crochet pattern is available in 4 types of sizes ranging from XS to 4XL. You will actually not need many skeins in order to make this amazing V Neck Top as it uses worsted weight yarn.
Furthermore, the Diamond Crochet Top uses only single crochet and double crochet stitches. You can easily make it within 1-2 days. BEAUTIFUL DIAMOND TOP CROCHET PATTERN FOR BEGINNERS is available on my website.
“I Love Yarn” Filet Crochet Top
Show the world your love for yarn in this unique crochet top! This crochet pattern uses the filet crochet technique to form the words “I LOVE YARN”. Both written instructions and a color chart are given for this portion of the crochet pattern.
This is a size-inclusive design meaning that it is available in sizes small all the way through 5X.
You can find the free I Love Yarn Filet Crochet Top pattern on my blog.
Daisy Tee Crochet Summer Top
If you’re looking a bit of a challenge, you may want to try crocheting this lovely daisy tee. This is a really pretty lacy top that can be worn as a tee or even a coverup!
This crochet pattern comes with very thorough written instructions as well as a full video tutorial. Sizes included are small – 5X.
Go to this blog to find the FREE PATTERN HERE.
Crochet Ruffle Sleeve Top
I really love the simplicity of this crochet top! From the basic stitches for the body to the pretty little ruffled sleeves. It’s truly very feminine and perfect for summer.
You will make this summer top with DK weight (#3) yarn. Sizes included for this summer top are XS – 5X.
Go to the free pattern HERE.
Bobble Tee Crochet Summer Top
This top is so lovely and unique! Rows of bobbles are featured along the neckline and about halfway down the top. And then the bottom is actually cinched with a drawstring. This part is totally optional though. You could leave the drawstring out for a more loose look.
This is another amazing size-inclusive design which comes in 8 different sizes: small – 5X.
Click HERE for the free pattern.
Tie Strap Crop Top
Normally, I’m not much of a tank top wearer, but I would definitely make an exception for this one. I love the simplicity of this top. The slight ruffle on the bottom and the tie straps at the top…perfect for summer!
This is actually a very easy crochet garment pattern. So if you haven’t taken the plunge yet for crocheting garments, this would make a great first project!
CLICK HERE for the free crochet pattern.
Deco Tank Top
This lovely tank top is so versatile. You can easily dress this one up or down depending on the occasion. Now I know you can’t see the back, but the straps are actually crisscrossed in the back.
This tank top is made using Lion Brand Truboo and comes in sizes XS – 4XL.
You can find the free crochet pattern HERE.
Flowy Summer Pullover
Nothing says ‘light and airy’ like this flower summer pullover. This is an easy summer crochet top that will keep you cool and comfortable on the hottest of summer days.
For this pattern, you’ll use Lion Brand 24/7 cotton yarn. Instructions for this top come in sizes XS – 5X.
CLICK HERE for the free crochet pattern.
Easy Crochet Summer Top
If you are looking for a classic, everyday crochet top this is the pattern for you. The nice thing about this top is that you’ll only have to crochet two rectangles which means you’ll only have seams on the two sides.
If you’re new to crocheting garments, this is a great pattern to start with as this pattern comes with very thorough instructions as well as a video tutorial.
Check out the free pattern ON THIS WEBSITE.
Long Summer Crochet Duster
This long summer crochet duster is so dreamy! You could wear this with so many different outfits. Put this over a pretty maxi dress, pair it with jeans and a tank top or use it as a swimsuit coverup. This is sure to be a multi-functional staple to your summer wardrobe.
Surprisingly, this is a fairly simple crochet pattern with just a two-row repeat. So you can sit back, relax and make yourself a beautiful new summer accessory to wear.
FOLLOW THIS LINK for the free pattern.
Modern Lace Pullover
I love how delicate and feminine this modern lace pullover is. This is perfect to wear over a tank or bralette.
In this pattern, you will learn how to make this lovely lacy stitch with a 4-row repeat. This pattern comes with a full video tutorial as well.
You can get this free crochet pattern BY CLICKING HERE.
Tunisian Crochet Summer Top
Not many people would choose Tunisian crochet for a summer top. There is a great misconception that Tunisian crochet only produces thick and heavy fabrics.
However, this Tunisian Crochet Summer Top will prove that it is possible to make a light and drapey summer top with this technique. The choice of yarn and size of hook plays a big part in this!
Opt for a lighter yarn like linen or bamboo and choose a larger crochet hook for more open fabric results. This beautiful crochet summer vest top uses three different Tunisian crochet stitches to practice- knit, simple, and extended crochet stitch.
Take a look at this gorgeous pattern HERE.
Aviva Crochet Summer Top
This beautiful crochet summer top is super easy to make and suitable for a beginner crocheter. It is made up of 2 identical panels with minimal shaping, making it a super easy crochet project.
The top consists of a solid textured fabric for the main body. The top section has a crochet mesh to make it suitable for the warmer weather. It uses 100% cotton DK weight yarn, for a cooler Spring/Summer tee.
To add drape to the crochet fabric, it is worked with a larger 6mm hook size for looser stitches. The pattern has been designed in 6 different sizes but because it requires minimal shaping you could adjust the size if you are feeling adventurous.
You’ll find the full crochet pattern for free at this website.
Lunar Lace Crochet Tunic
This is an elegant lacy crochet summer tunic. It uses a cathedral stitch to create a lovely lacy tunic. If you have never heard of this stitch, the pattern has a tutorial to guide you through.
This crochet summer tunic top has a beautiful drape and bounce. The pattern features V neckline which requires a little bit of shaping. However, it is still made up of two crocheted pieces that are sewn together at the end. The pattern has been written out for six different sizes.
CLICK HERE for the free crochet summer top pattern.
Bondi Tank Top
The Bondi Tank Top has a beautiful puff stitch element at the top. It makes it a fun and flirty crochet summer top for beach days. The thinner crocheted straps also make it perfect for layering and wearing around the city.
Wear it to work or for a casual evening dinner. Make it in your favorite cotton and see how quickly it becomes your fave go to top for summer days and cooler evenings as a base layer. The pattern has been written in four different sizes.
The free crochet pattern is available on this crochet blog.
Clamshell Lace Vest
This beautiful crochet summer vest will be one that you will wear all summer long. It is such a lovely layering piece. You can use it as a bikini cover up when out on the beach.
Pair it up with white vest top, skinny jeans and high heels and you are ready for a day in the city. It has a super simple constructions and uses the prettiest lacy crochet stitch. The large front panels add a lovely drape to the finished crochet summer top.
The pattern has been written for a size M/L. Because of its simple construction, this pattern can be easily adjusted or bigger or smaller sizes. To adjust size, you may add or remove repeats to fit in the back panel section.
It should be just about the same width as the wearer’s back, from underarm to underarm. The free crochet pattern is available HERE.
Wandering Crochet Summer Top
This super elegant crochet summer top will make the perfect addition to your spring & summer wardrobe. It’s got an amazing drape and is very lightweight… perfect for the hot summer days!
The patterns uses a super fine yarn that provides a beautiful drape and makes it feel as though you were wearing a top that was as light as a feather! The pattern has been generously written out in sizes XS-4XL.
Take a look at the free crochet pattern by clicking on this link.
Peplum Summer Top
This lovely crochet summer top has been inspired by replicating the designer’s favourite summer tee. It has a wide crocheted straps, shaped waistline with a little peplum ruffled bottom.
The only stitches you need to master in order to make this lovely top is single and double crochet. This means this pattern is beginner-friendly and relaxing make for more advanced crocheter.
Check out the free pattern HERE.
Open Waves Crochet Summer Top
The Open Waves Top is an easy design to create, with an equally easy, repetitive stitch pattern. It is a pretty, flattering piece that drapes comfortably on your body.
This feminine crochet summer top provides a modest way to wear something ‘open’ in the summer heat without the feeling of being exposed. The construction of this top is quite simple.
You make the back panel first then the two front panels. You will then join the panels at the sides then make the arms. The pattern comes in a wide range of sizes from XS to 4XL.
Click here for the free pattern.
Summer Romance Crochet Top
This is a great garment to simply throw over your bikini on the summer holiday or dress up a little for a cocktail at the bar and let the crochet lacy stitches do all the talking.
Unsurprisingly, this beginner-friendly crochet lacy summer top could not be easier to make! It is constructed from two T-shaped pieces and seamed together.
This crochet summer top has simple lacy stitches to create an interesting-looking openwork with a wow look. The sleeves of this great crochet top are worked as part of the main body. The pattern has been designed in sizes XS-5XL.
FOLLOW THIS LINK to get to the pattern.
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