Tee Top Knitting Patterns
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Free Knitting Patterns
Short-sleeved pullover with lace yoke with a 4-row repeat pattern. Sizes: S, M, L, 1X, 2X, 3X From Universal Yarn
Short-sleeved pullover with lace front panel in an 11 stitch 8 row repeat on a reverse stockinette. Sizes: X-Small (Small, Medium, Large, X-Large)
Lien Ngo designed this tee featuring a knit version of pintuck detail for the front. Knit in the round with the sleeves picked up from the arms, this tee is totally seamless.
Joanna Rankin designed this figure-flattering top that is seamlessly knit in the round from the top down and shaped using wide ribbing that will hug any body type. 32″, 34.25″, 36.5″, 41″, 43.5″, 45.75″, 50.25″, 52.5″, 54.75″ finished bust
Patterns for Purchase
Lacy Caftan Top
Embellished with delicate leaf motifs on the shoulders, this casual, breezy tee top drapes beautifully with elongated garter stitch. To fit size: S/M (L/XL). Great for layering. Designed by Che Lam.
This top features delicate side lace panels and a flattering A-line drape. To fit: Woman’s S through 3XL Designed by Che Lam
Box Pleat Tee
A softly structured top with flattering pleats that highlight the face and neck, the tee is fitted in the back along princess seams, but with a swingy front shape,36.5 (38.5, 40.5, 42.5, 44.25, 46.5, 48.25, 50.5, 54.5, 57.25)” bust.
I love the geometric detail — and it’s just done with stockinette stitch on a background of reverse stockinette on this short-sleeved tee top. Designed by Shellie Anderson
Terry is a knitting late-bloomer, learning to knit as an adult from Internet tutorials, because she wanted a craft that was useful, fun, and portable. Knitting hats for cancer patients inspired her to design her own patterns—available for free at her blog, intheloopknitting.com. Terry met her husband Ken at a science fiction convention and moved to the Kansas City area to be with him more than 30 years ago. Terry supports her yarn stash by creating websites and other digital media. Terry firmly believes in Knitting in Public—it's a great conversation starter!