Granny Square Halter Top Free Pattern

Granny Square Halter Top Free Pattern

There are a lot of tutorials and instructions on how to crochet granny squares on the Internet. But in this tutorial I will show you how you can crochet a beautiful top using this simple pattern. So, let’s begin!

For this project you’ll need some cotton, acrylic or mixed yarn (around 100 grams). It is a great project for using up leftover yarn. 

Size: model is wearing size S, but you can easily adapt the top to your size, just make more rows

Crochet Hook: 3,5 mm (E)

Instructions

Make a magic ring.

Round 1: ch-2 (counts as 1 dc), 2 dc in the ring, ch-2, * 3 dc in the ring, ch-2 **, repeat from * to ** 2 times, join witch sl st to top of ch-2

Round 2: sl st in the first 2 dc’s and in the first ch-2 space, ch-2, 2 dc in ch-2 space, ch- 2, 3 dc in same space, * ch-1, 3 dc in next ch-2 space, ch-2, 3 dc in same space **, repeat from * to ** 3 times, ch-1, join with slst to top of ch-2.

Round 3: sl st in the first 2 dc’s and in the first ch-2 space, ch-3, 2 dc in same space, ch-2, 3 dc in same space, ch-1, 3 dc in next ch-1 space, ch-1, * 3 dc in next ch-2 space, ch-2, 3 dc in same space ch-1, 3 dc in next ch-1 space, ch-1 **, join with sl st to top of ch-2.

Repeat round 3 as many times as you need but work * ch-1, 3 dc, ch-1 * in each ch-1 space.

Granny Square Halter Top

Sides

Decrease the side width until you reach 6 dc’s with ch-1 between. Than work 1 dc in each dc and ch-1 space (7 dc). Make as many rows as you need. Ties = 7 dc X 27 rows

Granny Square Halter Top Free Pattern

The neck

Decrease the neck width as you have decreased the sides. Ties = 3 dc X 28 rows

Granny Square Halter Top Free Pattern

Then make a row of shell stitches (repeat * 5 dc in next ch-1 space, sc in next ch-1 space *) around the top. Don’t make the shell stitch around ties.

Granny Square Halter Top Free Pattern

Granny Square Halter Top Free Pattern

Granny Square Halter Top Free Pattern

Granny Square Halter Top Free Pattern

These tops below inspired me to make this project :)

Granny Square Halter Top Free Pattern

 

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