If you love to knit, there’s no need to limit yourself to showing off your creations during the cooler months. This roundup of knit projects features patterns specifically designed to be incorporated into your summer wardrobe.
What would summer be without lazy days at the beach? Toss your favorite bikini and this easy knit coverup into a tote and you’re ready for summer fun. Get the pattern at All Free Knitting.
Knit Bra Top
Show off your wild side with a sexy knit bra top. You can purchase this pattern from Wool and the Gang.
Customizable Bra Tops
Knitting is Awesome has a free pattern and a tutorial video explaining how to customize your bra top to fit your own style preferences.
Boxy Lace Knit Top
With a loose fit, this lightweight knit top is perfect for layering over your favorite summer tank or cami. Get the free pattern for beginning knitters at All Free Knitting.
Trendy enough that you’ll want one in every color, this knitted halter tank is perfect for casual days with friends. Wool and the Gang has the pattern for purchase.
Understated and elegant, this peplum top keeps you stylishly cool all summer long. Purchase the pattern from Ravelry.
If you’d prefer to keep your arms covered, this breezy lightweight knit tee is a smart alternative to sleeveless summer tops. Head over to Ravelry to purchase the pattern.
Summer Elegance Skirt
A knitted skirt with a lacy pattern is guaranteed to become a wardrobe staple. DROPS Design has the free pattern.