Peek a boo shoulder top free crochet pattern with step by step video tutorial.
Summer is right here right now in Thailand and we have a water fun festival this week. So this Peek-a-boo shoulder crochet top is perfect for it. They are easy to make and made up from 2 identical rectangles, so simple with the repeating one crochet stitch pattern.
This peek a boo crochet top is made with cotton DK weight yarn with the cross trible or triple crochet stitch and the big and small crochet hook which will create some kind of loose stitch and tighten stitch with smaller hook. They are absolute perfect for summer.
Talking about summer here are my popular kimono cardigan that also great for this season , It’s spring time cardigan. Have you seen them yet?
Video tutorial for peek a boo shoulder crochet top on youtube.
Let’s get start!
– I used cotton dk weight yarn . yarn weigh 3 light.
– 6 mm crochet hook and 3.5 mm hook
– Sewing yarn needle
Skill and abbreviations
(American crochet terms)
You will need to know how to make
-Sl st (slip stitch)
-sc which mean single crochet
-Tr which mean Triple crochet
Chain 3 (counts as double crochet),Turn, *skip first stitch, triple crochet into next, then go back to the stitch that we just skip and make triple crochet into this stitch *, this will creating the criss cross*, repeat* this to the end. Triple crochet into last stitche.
Finished Size of example Approximately: small- medium. easy to adjust by adding more chain to foundation chain.
the original size fit Small to medium.
Each rectangular I measures around 19 inch wide x 22 inch long.
For the width: work in even number like 120, 130 , 140 etc.
For the length: If you need to make it longer simply add more rows.
This pattern is made for beginners! There is a basic skill level required to make.
Peek a boo summer top instruction.
Start of by making a slip knot Then make 70 chains for small to medium size ( with 3.5 mm hook foundation chain).
(large 90 chains)
(XL 100 chains)
(2XL 110 chains)
(3xl 120 chains)
Row1. pick up 3.5 mm hook, sc in the next chain from hook, then sc in each chain across until the end of the row, ch1 turn.
Row2. 3.5 mm hook, sc in the next chain from hook, then sc in each chain across until the end of the row, ch1 turn.
Row3. 3.5 mm hook, sc in the next chain from hook, then sc in each chain across until the end of the row, turn.
Row4. pick up 6 mm hook, ch3, make criss cross triple crochet stitch in each st across until the end of the row, in the last st make 1 triple crochet and ch1,turn.
Repeat row 1-4 until piece measures approximately 22 inches long and Fasten off.
Repeat the same process to make second piece of rectangle.
After finished 2 pieces of rectangle , it’s time to assembly.
Side Seams to create the arm hole:
Lay 2 pieces of rectangles in flatted on top of each other. Now, using a yarn needle and whip stitch ( your prefer method) to seam up each side of the rectangle and Leave for the arm hole about 5 inch long at the top upper end . You may adjust the how long of the arm hole to fit your size.
Seam the top end follow along the pic.
Now enjoy your New summer top.
If you make one I would love to see your creation tag me on Instagram! would love to see your creation.