Let’s make the easiest crochet boho summer top you ever made.
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I was slightly unsure about this crochet top, but after trying it on, i thought hey, not so bad.
It is so simple and works up so fast. You will have it on the very day you make it. It woks on 5 hours if you are a fast crocheter.
I know the joy of having something off your crochet hook, and this project works super fast, so you will be feeling that joy sooner than you can imagine.
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without too much chattering, let’s get straight to the pattern.
Gauge: 2 hdc X 9 rows = 4″ (10 cm)
For bust: 34”
Sizes :XS, (S, M, L, XL ,2XL )
5.0 mm Hook
4.5 mm hook
Worsted weight Yarn
ch = chain
hdc = half double crochet
REP = repeat
RS = right side
sk = skip
st = stitch(es)
WS- Wrong side
Good To Know
This crochet pattern is made as US women’s sizes XS (S, M, L, XL, XXL )
This top is made in 2 separate pieces and then sewn together (2 panels are made the same)
In this picture I have demonstrated with size small
A video for this pattern is below. Scroll down for sizing, yarn requirements and the written pattern
310 yd ( 370 yd, 430 yd, 490 yd, 550 yd, 610 yd ) / 283.5 m ( 338.5 m, 393 m, 448 m, 503 m, 558 m )
Yarn needed ( In balls )
2 ( 2, 3, 3, 3, 4 ) of 100g DK yarn
Measurements ( After blocked )
XS = 16.66″ (42.5 cm) Width across back X 14.77″ (37.5 cm) Length
S = 18.66″ (47.5 cm) Width across back X 15.66″ (40 cm) Length
M = 20.66″ (52.5 cm) Width across back X 16.55″ (42 cm) Length
L = 22.66″ (57.5 cm) Width across back X 17.44″ (44.5 cm) Length
XL = 24.66″ (62.5 cm) Width across back X 18.33″ (46.5 cm) Length
XXL = 26.66″ (68 cm) Width across back X 19.22″ (49 cm) Length
Panels ( Make 2 )
Row 1 ( RS ) : ch 51 ( 57, 63, 69, 75, 81 ), 1 hdc into second ch from hook and each ch across. Total of 50 (56, 62, 68, 74, 80 ) hdc
Row 2 ( WS ) : Turn, ch 1 ( do not count as a st ), 1 hdc into each st across. Total of 50 ( 56, 62, 68, 74, 80 ) hdc
Row 3 – Row 31 ( 33, 35, 37, 39, 41 ) : REP Row 2
Row 32 ( 34, 36, 38, 40, 42 ) : Turn, ch 1, dc in the next 12 ( 15, 18, 20, 23, 26 ) st, ch 1 and turn, dc back ch 1 and cut the yarn.
Rep this for the other side of the work to make the shoulder panel. Make 2 panels.
Sew the sides together
Fold your top in half at the shoulder seams with the right side facing each other, we’ll sew on the wrong side. Cut a new strand of yarn 20-30 inches (51-76 cm) long, enough to sew the side seams up to the arm pit. Sew 15 ( 17, 17, 19, 19, 21 ) rows of the front and back panels together at the side seam. Start sewing from the bottom up, using method of choice
*If you want smaller arm holes, just sew more st. If you want bigger arm holes, just sew less st.
To Make The Tassels
Adding Fringes (Optional)
Cut enough pieces of 12″ of yarn/fringe and if you’d like a shorter or longer fringe, just cut them shorter or longer but remember that the length of the finished fringe will be almost half of the length that you cut.
For example, I cut my fringe 12″ long and my fringe will be 6″ long before I trim the ends so my finished fringe is about 5 – 5.5″ after I trim the ends.
Fringe (Row 1)
Step 1: Take 1 piece of fringe and fold in half.
Step 2: Insert into the ch sp and make sure that the loop is big enough to pass ends through.
Step 3: Pass the ends through the loop and tighten.
Repeat steps 1 – 3 into every third ch space around
Fringe (Row 2) *making the knots
Step 1: Take half of the fringe from the left and right fringe from each fringe tassel. These will combine to make the finished fringe tassel.
Step 2: Make a knot. I make a knot about 1 inch below the first row of the fringe knots.
Step 3: Tighten up.
Repeat steps 1 – 3 around.
Cut off any bits you do not like,
Weave in your ends. And your crochet boho summer top is all done.