When the sun shines and the temperature rises, here comes the time for knitting patterns for Loose Summer Tops. Seriously, do you know a better way to keep yourself cool than combining cold drinks with fancy outfits? We certainly don’t! The authors whose work we are featuring today are masters of handmade fashion, evidently. The tops are stylish, girly, packed with fresh summer charm. If you use linen yarn, your top will be light as a feather and perfectly breathable. The color options are endless here, so check your stash twice before you start working on these knitting patterns for summer tops! Check out these free patterns under the links below and don’t forget to follow us on Facebook and Pinterest for more creative ideas!
Free Knitted Top Patterns
Karlie Tank Top
This size-inclusive knitted top is made with super soft cotton and will be a perfect choice for summer. Why? Because it’s breathable, doesn’t wrinkle, and has a very flattering shape. Both the v-neck and the lines on the body create the effect of elongating your silhouette.
Level: upper beginner Author: Lion Brand Yarn
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Summer Treat Bow Top
We live for this version of the stockinette stitch! Wera Masztakowska has surprised us with a beautifully simple option for summer. This top is a must-have in every girl’s wardrobe! Knit a few for your friends and family members. Just remember to discuss colors with them first!
Level: upper beginner Author: Wera Masztakowska
Notched Hem Tank Top
The simple but elegant design by Purl Soho will surely be a great choice not only for summer. Its loose fit is so comfortable! The best quality yarn makes it light and airy. Add stylish accessories and get ready for lunch with friends or for a fun evening out!
Level: beginner Author: Purl Soho
This impressive range of stitches gives the lovely top a nice texture. Linen blend yarn certainly makes it soft and flowy. This is a great casual top for different summer occasions, without a doubt. Do you have a garden party on the horizon? Manos del Uruguay Design Team will guide you!
Level: intermediate Author: Manos del Uruguay Design Team
Canyon Spice Top
Oh, how we love earthy tones! They literally never go out of style. And that means they are perfect for summer! So is this loose fit and delicate openwork. If you are already knitting for summer, you should certainly add this top to your list.
Level: upper beginner Author: DROPS design