32 Free Crochet and Knit Patterns for Summer Tops

The weather is warming up and it may just be the right time to make your first (or next) crochet summer top pattern! I’ve collected 24 free crochet top patterns and 8 free knitting top patterns from around the web including tank tops, vest, pullovers, halter tops, crop tops, and more! Find your next project in this collection.

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32 Free Crochet and Knit Summer Top Patterns

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Tops are a great way to show off your handmade skills. Whether you’re a garment newbie or a more experienced crocheter or knitter, you’re sure to find a great project in this collection of crochet and knit summer top patterns.

24 Crochet Summer Top Patterns

These patterns include snug fit and oversized tops, striped and lacy tops; scoop and cowl neck tops; tees, tanks, wrap tops, and more!

Left column, from top to bottom:

  • Saratoga Poncho Top by Make and Do Crew: The pattern for this top made from two rectangles is available in six sizes from S through 3X.
  • Sea Spray Bohemian Top by Hopeful Honey: The pattern for this lacy, off-the-shoulder top is available in two sizes, teen-women’s small/medium and women’s medium/large.
  • Ribbed Shell Tee by Cre8tion Crochet: This striped tee pattern is available in five sizes from S through XXL.
  • Gemstone Lace Crop Top by The Lavender Chair: This spaghetti strap crop top pattern is available in two sizes, Small/Medium and Medium/Large.
  • Butterfly Summer Tank Top by CrochetnCrafts: This snug-fitting tank top pattern is available in five sizes from extra small through extra large.

Second column, from top to bottom:

  • Clarice by Crochet Kim: This lacy babydoll pullover pattern is available in six sizes from small through 3X.
  • Do Your Cottony Vest by The Crochet Dude: This textured top pattern is available in five sizes to fit bust size 35” through 45”.
  • Starstruck by Stitches n Scraps: This sleeveless top pattern is available in five sizes from S through 2X.
  • Wandering Free by A Crocheted Simplicity: This textured top pattern is available in eight sizes from X-Small through 4X-Large.
  • Twinkle Tank by Ned and Mimi: This cotton tank top pattern is available in nine sizes from XS through 5X.

Center column, from top to bottom:

  • Teardrop Halter by Brittany Alice Crochet: This ‘90s-inspired halter top pattern includes detailed instructions for measuring and customizing the size for a perfect fit. It also includes a video tutorial.
  • Shell Yeah! Tunic by Heart Hook Home: This lacy top is designed to fit up through size 2XL comfortably.
  • Valerie Tee by Two Brothers Blankets: This filet crochet top pattern is available in seven sizes from XS through 3X.
  • Summer Wrap Top by E’Claire Makery: This striped wrap top pattern is available in nine sizes from XS through 5X.
  • Vivo Top by Joy of Motion Crochet: This buttoned tank top pattern is available in nine sizes from XS through 5XL.

Fourth column, from top to bottom:

  • Summer Isle Cardigan by Itchin’ for Some Stitchin’: This granny stitch, open-shoulder top pattern is available in five sizes from XS through XL.
  • Cupcake Tee by Moogly: This cowl-neck top pattern is available in nine sizes from XS through 5X and includes video tutorials.
  • Beachside Top by Stitch and Hustle: This circle motif top pattern is available in eight sizes from XS through 4X.
  • Summer Pullover by B.Hooked: This color-blocked top pattern is available in two sizes, S/M and L/XL.
  • Diamond V Neck Top by Nicki’s Homemade Crafts: This filet crochet top pattern made from two rectangles is available in four sizes from XS/S through 3XL/4XL.

Right column, from top to bottom:

  • Light Summer Top by Maria’s Blue Crayon: This gently textured top pattern made from two simple rectangles is available in four sizes from XSmall through 3X – 4X.
  • Peplum Tank Top by Be a Crafter: This flirty top pattern is available for free in size L. The premium pattern includes sizes 2XS through 2XL.
  • Garden Tank Top by Pattern Paradise: This scoop-neck top is designed to fit a 34”-36” bust size.
  • Shelby Top by Desert Blossom Crafts: This oversized lacy top pattern is available in five sizes from S through 3XL.

8 Knit Summer Top Patterns

These patterns include tank tops, tees, and pullovers.

Clockwise from top left corner:

  • Solstice Tie-Shoulder Tank Top by One Dog Woof: This tank top pattern is available in seven sizes from XS through 3XL.
  • Vine Lace Top with I-Cord Finish by ABC Knitting Patterns: This lacy tied tank top pattern is available in five sizes from XS through XL.
  • Streamline Tank by Two of Wands: This Art Deco-inspired tank top pattern is available in eight sizes from XS through 4XL.
  • Shimmer Lace Top via Lion Brand: This tank pattern is available in three sizes from XS/S through 1X/2X.
  • Summertime Garter Stitch Top by Knitting and so on: This tutorial explains how to take your own measurements to knit a customized top. It is available in English and Danish.
  • Gemini by Jane Richmond: The pattern for this lace yoke tee is available in seven sizes from XS through 3X.
  • Traveller Drop Stitch Top by Handy Little Me: This oversized, off-the-shoulder top pattern is available in two sizes, S/M and L/XL.
  • Sarjta by Kristin Omdahl: This short-sleeved pullover pattern has a keyhole design and lace medallion detail and can be customized seven different ways. Pattern is available in six sizes from 32” bust through 52” bust.

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