Knitting patterns - tops and shirts

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.

Summer tank top knitting pattern

Tank top knitting patternWith just a hint of lace at the sides, this stylish tank will be your go-to top this summer season.

Design by Sandi Prosser

Sizes Woman's small (medium, large, X-large, 2X-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: 35 (38, 42, 46, 50) inches

Lace top knitting pattern

Top knitting patternSizes

Woman's small/medium (large/X large)

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

Finished Measurements

Chest: Approx 51 (57) inches

Length: Approx 20 3/4 (21 3/4) inches

Note: Top is unseamed and is intended to be very loose fitting.

Cold-shoulder top knitting pattern

Top knitting patternMeasurements

To fit sizes 81-86 (91-97) (102-107) cm/32-34 (36-38) (40-42) in.

Actual measurements 106 (116) (126) cm/41 3/4 (45 1/2) (49 1/2) in.

Side seam 29 (30.5) (32) cm/11 1/2 (12) (12 1/2) in.

Length to shoulder 55 (57.5) (60) cm/21 1/2 (22 1/2) (23 1/2) in.

Sleeve seam All sizes 26.5cm/10 1/2in.

Ladies summer top knitting pattern

Top knitting patternMeasurements & Sizes

Dress size (approx):

8-10 (12-14, 16-18, 20-22, 24-26, 28-30)

To fit bust (cm):

81-86 (91-97, 102-107, 112-117, 122-127, 132-137)

Length from shoulder (cm):

60 (62, 63, 64, 65, 67)