This super easy crochet colorful crop halter top free pattern with step by step full video tutorial is made from just two color tone of sky blue color. One color is dark blue and the other color is light blue that you will love and adore.
Pretty and simple multicolor crop halter top.
The crochet crop halter top is made from very simple crochet stitch that you familiar with mostly half double in back loop that will create the beautiful ribbed effect to your piece.
And the construction is made from bottom up by start with the foundation chain is just the length of the top then we will continue to decrease to create the triangle point of the top and even it out for the rest of the back part of the top.
What kind of yarn to use in this colorful crop halter top and how much yarn you need?
Well this top is use less than 600 yard for size small to medium.
So about the yarn fiber content , you can also use any kind of DK weight yarn/ 3 light for this colorful halter top with any fiber content for example cotton ,acrylic, cotton blend, wool or polyester. This all will work perfect for this top.
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Let’s get into this crochet crop halter top free pattern shall we?
– I used DK weight yarn 600 yard for size small to medium from bust size 32-36 inch.
– 4.0 mm crochet hook
– Sewing yarn needle
Gauge: 4 hdc = 1 inch
Skill and abbreviations
you will need to know how to make (American crochet term)
-sc which mean single crochet
-dc which mean double crochet
-hdc which mean half double crochet
-blo which mean crochet in back loop only
-1dec which mean crochet decrease = crochet 2 stitch together to become 1 stitch
-sk mean skip stitch
Finished Size Approximately:
This example crop halter top is made to fit size small to medium 32-38 inch bust size
For me the model wearing this piece, I am 4’9 feet tall, bust 32 inch.
Easy crochet colorful crop halter top free pattern instruction.
This example colorful crop halter top the lenght is 10 inch long not include the band.
The foundation chain is the length of the halter top for size s -m.
Start making foundation chain.
We will start with 20 chain with dark blue color then switch to light blue for 20 chains you will get around 10 inch long ( the band not include) then will will start on row1.
Switch up the color as you need along each row.
Row1. Make hdc in each chain across until the end of the row. chain 1 and turn.
Now we will start to make a triangle point to the halter top by crochet decrease which mean crochet 2 stitch together to become 1 stitch.
Row2. Make 1dec in the first 2 stitch in back loop only then make 1hdc in each stitch across until the end of the row then chain 1 and turn.
Row3. Make 1hdc back loop only in each stitch across until the end of the row and in the last 2 stitch make 1dec chain 1 and turn.
Row4. Make 1dec in the first 2 stitch in back loop only then make 1hdc in each stitch across until the end of the row then chain 1 and turn.
Row5-15. repeat row 3 and 4 and then chain1 and turn.
Row16-19. Make hdc back loop only in each stitch across until the end of the row. fasten off and cut the yarn tail.
Now we finish first half of the crop halter top.
Now we will going to make the second half of the crop halter top and the back part.
We will repeat the same from row1 to row 19 for the second half and at the end of row 19 do not fasten off and we will continue to repeat row 19 for the back part of the halter top until the back part can wrap around your body perfectly.
Assemble the color crop halter top.
Lay the the halter top in flatted like the picture and then use yarn needle to sewing.
Tidy up the edge of the crop halter top.
To tidy up the edge of the halter top by join new yarn at any stitch you like and then make sc in each stitch around the edge for 1 round.
Find the peak point of the triangle then join new yarn and chain away from the halter top make 2 strap.
I chain around 80-100 chain depend on how long you want the strap to be.
Making the ribbed band.
The ribbed band we will make it separate from the colorful crop halter top.
Start by chain 6 , the number of chain can be flexible depend on how thick of the band you want to be.
Row1.make 1hdc in each chain across then chain 1 and trun.
Row2. make 1hdc in each stitch across until the end of the row then chain 1 and turn.
Row3 and more repeat row2 until you get the length of the ribbed band that match the length of the top.
Attach the ribbed band to the crop halter top.
After we finished with ribbed band already then we will attach the band to the halter top body by sewing using yarn needle.