Knitting for women

Knitting for women

Empire-waist top knitting pattern

Top knitting patternWomen top knitting pattern free

Design by Britt Schmiesing


Woman's X-large (2X-large, 3X-large, 4X-large, 5X-large)

Instructions are given for smallest size, with larger sizes in parentheses. When only 1 number is given, it applies to all sizes.

Finished Measurements

Chest: 47 (51, 55, 59, 63) inches

Lacy shawl crochet pattern

Shawl crochet patternShawl

Design by Ann Regis for Red Heart® Yarn

SIZE 19"x51"(48 x 130 cm)


Yarn*: 2 balls of #1704 Bubble Gum

Crochet hook*: J-10 (6 mm)

Large-eyed needle

Summer top for women knitting pattern

Top knitting patternRuffled sleeves give this summer top a vintage feel. They're formed from three layers, joined and shaped with short rows, and decorated with scalloped edges and eyelets. The deep ribbed waistband is designed to be threaded with a drawstring.

Design by Carol Meldrum

FRONT AND BACK(both the same)

Using 3.75mm needles, cast on 102 (118:126:134) sts.

Row 1 (RS): K2, *P2, K2; rep from * to end.

Row 2: P2, *K2, P2; rep from * to end.

Cropped jumper knitting pattern

Jumper knitting patternThis cute cropped jumper with inner sleeve cabling is perfect for summer evenings and in-between weather.

Design by Francesca Hughes


To fit: UK size 6[8:10-12:14-16:18-20:22:24-26:28-30]



Summer top crochet pattern

Top crochet patternThis elegant openwork design from Camilla Ette Gotfredsen features two main stitch effects, each based around neat clusters of treble stitches. The yarn is made from pure linen and dyed using natural colourants and traditional methods. This top is perfect for pairing with light trousers and a neutral vest top and will make a real statement this summer.

Measurements & Sizes

Size: S-M (L-XL, 2XL-3XL)

To fit chest (cm): 80-92 (96-116, 122-140)

Bust width (cm): 100 (124, 148)