Hello Summer Halter Neck ENGLISH


This pattern is in English.

Hello Summer Halter Neck is worked in the round with stockinette stitch, bottom up. First the body is made and right underneath the chest increases start for the bust piece. Then the two front pieces are knitted separately, together with the straps.

In the end the back is finished. The edges at the bottom and the top are with a fold which is sewn in at assembly.

Read more about sizes and suggested yarn in the description below and see more pictures of Hello Summer Halter Neck here.



Hello Summer Halter Neck – a summer top for varm days and parties

Size: XS (S) M (L) XL

Measurements of the topWidth (measured right underneath the chest at folding edge): 66 (70) 74 (78) 82 cm. Length: 24 (27) 30 (34) 36 cm measured mid back.

Size guide: Hello Summer Halter Neck is a summer top designed to have a relatively tight fit and therefore does not have any ease as such. For each size the tops ”cup size” on the top pieces also increases. If you knit with the specified yarn, the top will be elastic and thus conform to the body. Size XS (S) M (L) XL corresponds to bust measurement of approximately 85 (90) 95 (102) 110 cm. Measure yourself and estimate your size before starting to knit Hello Summer Halter Neck. The top can be made longer but be aware that your yarn spending will increase.

Gauge: 20 stitches x 28 rows with stockinette on needle 5,0 mm = 10 x 10 cm.

Suggested needles: Circular needle 4,0 mm and 5,0 mm (60 or 80 cm), maybe double pointed needles 4,0 mm for the straps.

Suggested yarn: 150 (150) 200 (200-250) 250 g Supersoft Ekstrafine Merino from Smuksak Garn (50 g = 125 m).

Difficulty: Experienced beginner.

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