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I have hand picked a collection of 10 beautiful crochet summer tops that will be perfect for the warmer weather. These all have different constructions but are equally stunning. They will become a staple of your summer wardrobe.
Are you a summer lover? I personally love summertime. It is such a lovely time of the year! The sun is shining, birds are chirping happy tunes and everything just seems easier and happier.
People are spending more time outside to enjoy the sunny weather. The possibilities of things to do during summer are endless! Whether you are walking down the beach with your dog enjoying the ocean breeze.
Maybe you are heading to the park with your kids to enjoy some quality time together. How about meeting your friends at the mall for a little shopping spree. Or grabbing a cup of your favourite iced coffee from your local cafe.
Whatever you enjoy doing during these warmer months, you wanna look stylish, right? I have compiled a collection of 10 crochet patterns for summer tank tops, vests and tunics. These are must haves for your summer wardrobe to look stylish.
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- 10 Beautiful Crochet Summer Tops- free patterns
10 Beautiful Crochet Summer Tops- free patterns
Take a look at this beautiful collection of free crochet patterns from my crochet designer friends. I have hand-picked crochet summer tops patterns that will suit a wide range of body shapes. So there is something to choose from whichever size you are. Some of these patterns come in a wide range of sizes from XS-5XL!
1. 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. 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.
2. 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.
3. 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.
4. 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.
5. 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.
6. 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.
7. 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.
It has a lovely modern look with the addition of subtle crochet lace stitches at the front. Take a look at the free crochet pattern by clicking on this link.
8. 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.
9. 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.
10. Summer Romance Crochet Top
This is a great garment to simply throw over your bikini on 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 a simple lacy stitches to create an interesting looking openwork with the 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.
I hope you will find inspiration for your summer wardrobe from these 10 beautiful crochet summer tops. I have also put together a list of 10 BEAUTIFUL CROCHET SUMMER DRESSES – FREE PATTERNS to make a lovely statement piece for summer.
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