Over the Top by Kristi Thompson

Over the Top

Crochet
March 2009
DK (11 wpi) ?
15.5 stitches and 7 rows = 4 inches
in pattern
5.0 mm (H)
500 - 800 yards (457 - 732 m)
S, M, L, 1X, 2X
This pattern is available for free.

When I set out to create this design I knew that I wanted to make a top that was simple to work but still flattering. Something appropriate for both the crocheter making her first garment as well as the amateur designer (me) designing her first multi-sized pattern. Inspiration was hanging in my closet: I have a jersey shell that looks like a rectangle on the hanger but is quite flattering on. A rectangle, I thought. I can do that …