Customizable Versatile Crocheted Clothing You Can Make Yourself – By Kristin Omdahl

Fernanda Crochet Pattern Kristin Omdahl

Once in a while I come up with a pattern that I simply fall head over heels for. The Fernanda Crochet Tank Top / Poncho pattern is just one such piece. Simple and light it can be worn over a tank top, spaghetti strap top, or tube top. It can also be used as a bathing suit beach cover up, or even worn more formally over a sheath dress, paired with skirts, jeans or shorts.

Fernanda crochet top tunic Kristin Omdahl

Color, as always, is open to the wearer and creator to choose. I chose Fern Forest Green for a light and airy summer/spring look with a Be So Sporty Yarn.

This pattern is an easy side to side construction top that is made by working flat in just two pieces. The fit is totally customizable so it can be made to wear in any size. Poncho, Tank, and Coverup options are all included in the pattern in the pattern.  The side seams can either be sewn up or laced with ties to offer a more versatile fit.

Everything you need is listed here Fernanda Crochet Tank Top or Poncho Pattern | Crochet Patterns for Sale (

Fernanda tank top crochet pattern kristin Omdahl

I have created a video detailing and instructing on all the needed steps for the pattern so that you have exact guidance that you can hit stop and replay as many times as you need in order to match what stitches I am creating. This makes even brand-new patterns easy for you. Fernanda Crochet Tank Top Pattern Side to Side Pretty Summer Top or Poncho – YouTube 

Even the more advanced patterns are done stitch by stitch and I have videos that you can play and stop and review at your own speed until you are comfortable and get them right.

I would love to see your creations. Just as much fun as making these myself is the satisfaction I get from seeing my designs come to life and other crochet fans wearing them too. There are now 2 ways you can share what you have done!

  • Share yours by joining  Create. Share. Inspire on Facebook where you can interact with me as well as many other members who have a love of knitting and crochet just like you! It is a wonderful and safe place to share your photos of finished projects in my knitting or crochet patterns or yarns, and to see what others are making, too.
  • I have recently added a wonderful new interactive section to the website which I invite you to take part in, it has been a smashing success and such fun so far. It is the new “Share a Project” section. You, my creators, can upload images and descriptions of your creations to share with the ever growing community! To upload simply click here. 

Additionally, I host a livestreaming podcast weekday on my YouTube Channel called Create Share Inspire Podcast. You can join the audience and even ask me questions LIVE! I often do a show and tell, or quick demo and I always interact with the live audience. It is a lot of fun!

You can browse through almost 800 previously recorded episodes HERECreate Share Inspire Podcast Playlist . Make sure to subscribe to my YouTube Channel to get reminders when the next episode airs LIVE.

I look forward to seeing what you create!







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