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Summer lovely crochet tunic make from 2 rectangles beginner friendly by jennyandteddy

This easy crochet summer tunic top free pattern with full step by step detail video tutorial , called “Summer lovely tunic” .

I am so into the mesh stitch bandwagon right now because they are suit for the weather here in Thailand! And the cotton yarn is the way to go with it.

And here simple fancy lace crochet stitch  that I  just discover and  oh mind they are so so simple and beginner perfect  stitch!  This time I want to incorporate this pretty airy lace stitch to something elegant lol hope so ^^.summer lovely easy tunic free crochet pattern beginner friendly by jennyandteddy

Then  I end up with making a crochet summer  Tunic , they kind of a crochet top! They could be a hreat beach cover up as well if you guy make it a bit longer.

Or even a summer crochet sweater if you like.

summer beach cover uo tunic free easy crochet pattern

Beginner friendly & stylish.

This easy fancy lace crochet stitch, is very simple and absolutely beginner friendly, the lace effect will give the tunic breeze and light weight to he garment.

summer beach cover up lace cotton tunic free crochet pattern

Summer lovely tunic top, They are made up from just 2 rectangles and the ribbing at the bottom of the tunic and the cuff of arm hole are work separately and attach them to the tunic body.

easy summer lovely tunic free crochet pattern beginner friendly fancy lace stitch

Let’s get into make this easy summer tunic shall we?

– I used cotton DK weight yarn. I use around 1000 yard.

– 4.0 mm crochet hook

– Sewing yarn needle

-stitch marker

Gauge: 2 group of fancy lace stitch  = 2.5 inch

gauge fancy lace crochet stitch4

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 back loop only

-ch Chain

-slip knot

-sk  mean skip stitch

Fancy lace crochet stitch

fancy lace crochet stitch by jennyandteddy easy beginner friendly

Add to your ravelry.

summer lovely tunic

Get the free pattern below or this pattern is also available as an inexpensive, ad-free, PDF printable instant download  in my etsy shop. Thank you so much for your love and support. I am really appreciate you.

Video tutorial for crochet summer tunic top or cover up on youtube.

 

Finished Size Approximately:

 This tunic is made in size small to medium. the other sizes are easy to adjust by  just add more chain to the foundation chain to make it bigger. see pattern below.

For me the model wearing this piece, I am 4’9 feet tall.

Front panel.

of one rectangle. (front panel)

-19 inches long

-22 inches wide

easy crochet top tunic

Pick up crochet hook size 4.0 mm and Start of by making a slip knot Then make 72+2= 74chains  for size small and medium  (foundation chain multiple of 4+2).

  • ( size L 80+2 chain) 

( size XL 92+2 chain)

( size 2XL 100+2 chain)

Row 1: Sc across, ch 3, turn.

Row 2: then skip the first stitch  and make 2dc,ch2,2dc all in the same of the next stitch , then

* skip 3 and make 2dc, ch2,2dc all in next stitch*   repeat * to * across until end of the row, then you will have 2 stitch left sk1 and make 1dc in last stitch. ch3 and turn.

Row3. now you will make   * 2dc,ch2,2dc in the chain space of the previous row* repeat * to * across until end of the row. at the end make 1dc in ch3 space of the previous row.  ch3 and  turn.

Repeat row 3 until  you get around 19 inches long for front panel.

Repeat the same process for the back panel until  you get around 23 inches long for back panel.

back panel summer tunic

Now we are going to make separate ribbing band to attached  at the bottom ( the wide) part of front panel and back panel.

Pick up your 4.0 mm crochet hook and start with making a slip knot and 10 chains and crochet row by row the back loop only until you get the length that matches the length of the wide part of the both panel.

summer top

Row1. crochet 1hdc in each of the next 9 chains from hook, ch1 turn (9)

Row2.  crochet 1hdc in each of the next  stitches from hook ( blo only), ch1 turn (9)

Repeat round 2 until you get the length matching the wide around 22 inches.

After you got the length of band that match the length of the wide now it time to attach them I attach them by sc or you can attach them with you favorite method ( whip stitch) or else.

Assembly.

Side Seams to create the arm hole:

Lay back panel first then front panel on top then , Seam up each side of the  tunic with a whip stitch or your prefer stitch method.  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.

assembly for summer tunic

Now we are going to make separate  ribbing band to attached to the arm hole.

Pick up your 4.0 mm crochet hook and start with making a slip knot and 10 chains and crochet row by row the back loop only until you get the length that matches the length of the arm hole.

summer tunic beach cover up easy crochet free pattern

Row1. crochet 1hdc in each of the next 9 chains from hook, ch1 turn (9)

Row2.  crochet 1hdc in each of the next  stitches from hook ( blo only), ch1 turn (9)

Repeat round 2 until you get the length matching the arm hole.

After you got the length of band that match the length of the arm hole now it time to attach them I attach them by sc or you can attach them with you favorite method ( whip stitch) or else.

All done!

Now enjoy your new crochet tunic top!

 

If you make one I would love to see your creation tag me on Instagram!

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Johanne

Friday 6th of May 2022

Thank you so much for this wonderful,easy crochet pattern! I started one already and I find it's very pleasant to work on! Depending on the yarn we use, it can be worn in summer or winter too! 👍❤️

Bhagyashree

Monday 14th of March 2022

Buttyful

Ute

Tuesday 11th of January 2022

Can you use Bamboo yarn for this tunic also?I really like you patterns there easy to understand!🙂

Ute Bivens

Friday 11th of March 2022

@jane, thank you i will try it.you got some really nice patterns.

jane

Friday 14th of January 2022

Hi Ute yes you can use bamboo yarn

Debbie

Friday 21st of August 2020

Hi, I’m not sure what I’m doing wrong. I’m on row 4 and my work is curving downward. Any ideas? I would insert a picture but I don’t think this message will allow me. Thanks, Debbie

jane

Saturday 22nd of August 2020

Hi debbie, can u message me on instragram jane_jennyandteddy on there u can insert the pic.

jane

Tuesday 2nd of June 2020

Hi Cathrin , I think this tunic with the breezy will work with cotton blend yarn or cotton.