Gulf Shores Knit Top [FREE Knitting Pattern]

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Wear this beautiful Gulf Shores Knit Top for a more breathable ensemble and freshness in the warm season. This simple yet gorgeous garment is a sleeveless top that is perfect for summer days.

The pattern for this knitted top can be found on the Lion Brand Yarn website. The price that you’ll see when you first land on the pattern page is NOT the price of the pattern. The price is for the recommended yarn which you can purchase from the website.

In addition, you will find the Download Free Pattern button under the [Add All to Cart] button.

Gulf Shores Top – A Stunning Garment

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This free knitting pattern is ideal for Level 4 - Intermediate Level Knitters

Another wonderful creation of Lisa Carnahan from the Lion Brand yarn design talented team, this Gulf Shores Knit Top is a knitted garb that is perfect to pair with your favorite pants or skirts. This lovely garb features a textured panel pattern.

In addition, the pattern is a great ideal for our intermediate knitters to work on.

Moreover, it comes in six sizes, small, medium, large, XL, 2X, 3X. The finished bust measures about 36, 39, 43, 48, 52, and 56 inches, the finished waist measures about 34, 37, 41, 46, 50, and 55, the finished length measures 21, 21, 22, 22, 23, and 23.

That’s about 91.5, 99, 109, 122, 132, and 142 cm for the bust, and 86.5, 94, 104, 117, 127, and 139.5 cm for the waist and 53.5, 53.5, 56, 56, 58.5, and 58.5 cm for length if you prefer to use the metric unit.

The original piece was created using the discontinued Jeans Colors Yarn. However, you can easily substitute it with any 4 Medium Weight Yarn.

If you want to learn more about yarn substitutions, we have an excellent article that covers this topic. Check it out here: 8 Tips to Follow When You Want to Substitute Yarn.

Furthermore, you will need a US size 7 circular knitting needle, with a length of 36 inches. That’s approximately 4.5 mm with a length of 91.5 cm if you prefer to use the metric system.

Moreover, you will be using the k2tog knitting decrease when you start doing this project. The k2tog or knitting two stitches together is a basic right slanting decrease that is often paired with yarnover on lace patterns.

If you want to learn how to do the k2tog, we have an illustrated tutorial for it that you’ll find helpful. Find this tutorial here: Basic Right-Slanting Decrease (K2tog).

Download Pattern

Download the FREE knitting pattern for this summer getaway lovely top here: Gulf Shores Top Pattern

In addition, you can purchase the recommended yarn through this link here: 4 Medium Weight Yarn

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