Summery tops are so much fun, particularly for a first time garment knitter or crocheter. So many folks are inspired to learn yarn crafts specifically to attempt making their own sweaters. If you’ve felt like clothes might be out of reach until now, grabbing one of these free patterns might be a great way to inspire your first handmade top! ;)
make a zero-waste gobble monster doll -my poppet
tapestry crochet sweater -make & do crew
crochet sea turtle tote -repeat crafter me
beginner crochet top -TL yarn crafts
garter eyelets knit top -mama in a stitch
crochet duo poncho -sewrella
in case you missed it…
On my podcast, Very Serious Crafts: In season 2, episode 14 of the Very Serious Crafts Podcast, the Very Serious Crafters reminisce about their own teen summer vacation crafts, shop without spending money (again), and give a disturbing crocheted baby doll some serious side-eye. Read more in the episode show notes & check us out on Patreon.
Recently on the blog: There’s a new, free pattern to celebrate Christmas in July – grab the Comfy Tablet Sleeve knitting pattern. In very exciting news for folks who love incentives to craft, there’s a brand new (and huge!) giveaway on this blog that runs through the end of August. Allow me to introduce the Wrap Up Your WIPs Giveaway! Learn all about the $275+ in prizes and enter to win here.
Seriously, look at the prizes…
Also! Margay R. was drawn as the random winner of the Brown Sheep Co. Cotton Fleece yarn giveaway!