Sunburst Top by Knitting with Chopsticks

Sunburst Top

Crochet
May 2019
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
4.5 mm
1094 - 1312 yards (1000 - 1200 m)
Adult (adjustable, I show you how)
US
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Simple, airy, and comfortable-- the Sunburst Top is the perfect pattern for your next summer project. With its pretty lace stitch and my thorough step-by-step instructions, this crochet pattern will give you the summer top of your dreams.

Despite its complicated appearance, this trendy summer top uses only basic stitches and is constructed out of two rectangles sewn together. It’s an easy project that’s great for beginners making their first garment.

MATERIALS
• 4.5 mm crochet hook (US size 7)
• Cotton 4 medium weight yarn: 1 skein each of off white, orange and light blue and 4 skeins jeans color.
• Tapestry needle to weave in the ends

DETAILS
• Oversize loose fit summer top
• Made out of 2 rectangles sewed together
• Sized XS to 6 XL (detailed below)
• Beginner-friendly
• US crochet notations
• Illustrated step-by-step easy photo tutorial

SKILLS and STITCHES
• chain stitch
• single crochet stitch
• half double crochet stitch
• double crochet stitch

Final top bust circumferences for the different sizes
• XS/S: 104 cm / 41”
• M/L: 124 cm / 48.75”
• XL/2XL: 146 cm / 57.5”
• 3XL/4XL: 167 cm / 65.75”
• 5XL/6XL: 188 cm / 74”