Kimmy Halter Crochet Crop Top

Kimmy Halter Crochet Crop Top
June 23, 2017 Snowflake Crochet

    Kimmy Halter Crochet Crop Top

     

     

    The Kimmy Halter Crochet Crop Top was made with the intent to have another high neck design which I loved so much on the Eve Halter Top shown below. It also includes a choker attached which is back in style and here to stay.

     

     

    Kimmy Halter Crochet Crop Top

     

    SKILL LEVEL: Advanced Beginner

     

    MATERIALS

    2 Skein of Lion Brand 24/7 Cotton Yarn

    Crochet Hook: 4 mm

    Stitch Markers

    Tapestry Needle

    Scissors

     

    GAUGE

    4sts + 2 rows

    1in/3cm in Double Crochet

     

    ABBREVIATIONS

    Chain (CH)

    Skip (SK)

    Single Crochet (SC)

    Double Crochet (DC)

    V stitch (VS)

     

    SPECIAL STITCH

    V stitch (VS): Work 1 DC stitch, 1 CH stitch and 1 more DC in the same space.

     

    PATTERN

    Row 1: CH  94

    Row 2: DC in the 3rd CH from the hook. DC in all remaining CHs.

    Row 3: Turn. CH 2. DC in CH 2 space. DC in all remaining DC spaces.

    Repeat Row 3 an additional 17 times.

    Use stitch markers to mark off the middle 66 DCs. Rejoin yarn by any stitch marker.

    Row 1: CH 4 (counts as first DC and CH 1) then DC in the same space. *SK 2. V stitch*. Repeat between * and * until you reach the next marker. Your row should end with a V stitch.

    Row 2: Turn. SL ST into the CH 1 space. CH 4. DC in the same space. V stitch in all CH 1 spaces of the V stitches from the previous Row.

    Row 3: Turn. Crochet 1 DC in the first V stitch. Remember that the CH 4 and DC counts as a V stitch. Crochet a V stitch I the middle of all the V stitch spaces. In the last V stitch space, crochet 1 DC.

    Repeat Row 3 an additional 3x

    Row 7: Turn. CH 3. V stitch in the middle of every V stitch then DC in DC space.

    Repeat Row 7 an additional 7x. Fasten off

     

    Row 1: CH 40. SC onto top of the last row of V stitches then CH 40 again. Fasten off

    Row 2: Rejoin yarn in the 32nd CH space. CH 3. DC in all SC spaces and 6 of the CH spaces.

    Row 3: Turn. Ch 2. DC in the CH 2 space. DC in all DC spaces.

    Repeat Row 3 an additional 1/2x depending on how high you want your choker. Fasten off.

    CH 40. SC onto top then CH 40 again. Fasten off

    Rejoin yarn at the side end at the top/bottom. Crochet 2 SC in each DC row.

    Turn. CH 1. SC in each SC space.

    Repeat an additional 3x. Fasten off.

    Repeat for the next side.

    Rejoin yarn where the tip of the hook is located. SC in each DC space. When you reach the side with the SCs, CH 5 (counts as first DC and CH 2). *SK 2. DC in the next space*. Repeat between *and * until the end of the Row of SCs.

    Picot at the bottom by CH 2. *SL ST in the front loop of the first CH of the CH 2. SL ST in the next two SC spaces. CH 2*.  Repeat between * and *.

    When you reach the side with the SCs, CH 5 (counts as first DC and CH 2). *SK 2. DC in the next space*. Repeat between *and * until the end of the Row of SCs.

    SC in each DC space at the top. Fasten off.

    CH any amount that will be about 50in long. Weave the CH through the loops formed by the DC and CH 2 space.

     

    Kimmy Halter Crochet Crop Top

     

    As always, if you have any questions or comments don’t hesitate to reach out!

    Happy crocheting!

    Love,

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