Tops

Come discover the best crochet tops in this curated collection of crochet shirts, crochet poncho patterns, crochet tops and tank patterns and even sleeveless crochet tops. See the variety of styles we have for you to explore and work up.

Before you get intimidated, these crochet top patterns all range in difficulty so even if you’re a beginner, you can find a crochet top that you can make. Explore wear-anywhere styles and lacy coverups in this collection of crochet top patterns.

See how easy it is to make a simple tank top, and you’ll love how cozy your next handmade poncho will be – plus, you’re sure to be fielding compliments left and right! Make them as simple as you need to, or add some complex colorwork and cable stitches to really up the “wow” factor – the choice is yours!


Edwardian Lace Tee

Downton Abbey heroines aren’t the only ones who can wear lace! Shades of Irish crochet appear in the motif and also in the picot pattern used at the sides and shoulders in this design. Layer it over a tee for casual wear, or over a black tank for a dressier look.

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Rad in Red Tank

Crochet motifs are a really fun way of creating fabric—especially when they are joined as you go. Changing hook sizes is an easy way to create shaping with smaller motifs at the waist, and larger, looser ones at the hips. Make this top as shown or customize the length into an airy summer dress!

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Freesia Vest

Crocheted from the bottom up, this seamless swing vest is made in a stitch pattern reminiscent of a trellis with a garden of flowers scattered about. Customize your vest with more or less flowers, placed where they suit your fancy!

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Cherry Blossom Tank

Take a regular summer tank from ‘blah’ to ‘WOW’ with these elegant rose motifs crocheted with 100% Egyptian cotton. Crochet motifs are quite popular in the fashion world when paired with fabric so now’s your chance to try it for yourself!

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Ocean Air Top

Diamonds can be a crocheter’s best friend, too, especially when they look this stylish! This regal top uses a combination of filet crochet and diamond motifs to create an eye-catching summer look.

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Claire Scallop Top

Decorate a crochet top with scallops at the hem, sleeves and neck and watch this easy piece transform into a must-have pattern. Pair this versatile top with your favorite pair of  jeans or dressed up with a  pencil skirt.

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