Free Crochet Bikini Pattern

Free Crochet Bikini Pattern Biquini de Croche Blog

 To celebrate the arrival of Spring down here in Brazil I have a gift for you!

A FREE CROCHET BIKINI PATTERN!!!

 A step by step crochet bikini tutorial with photos to help you along the way.

If you are crochet hook savvy or you know someone with the crochet know how, make your own crochet bikini with this easy crochet pattern.

Step by step instructions & additional photos to help you along the way, this crochet swimsuit pattern is suitable for intermediate crocheters and beginners looking for a new challenge beyond the granny square.  

Strawberry Crochet Bikini Pattern Biquini de croche

 This fruity crochet bikini pattern can be made in what ever fruit suits your fancy: Strawberry, Pineapple, Blueberry or even Raspberry.

Pineapple Crochet Swimsuit Pattern biquinidecroche

 Or just make the top & wear as a crochet bralette with some cute shorts to a music festival.

Pineapple Crochet Bikini Pattern Biquini de croche

Choose your fruity colours & get hookin! Continue for tutorial here

Bikini Top Crochet Abbrviations biquini de croche

You will need:                                                                    

  • 200 meter of 4 ply cotton/linen yarn pink                                    
  • 100 meters of 4 ply cotton/linen yarn green                                
  • A 2mm (US C/2) hook                                                               
  • Yarn needle
  • Lining fabric (if your wish to line your bikini)

Gauge : 24 stitches and 12 rows to measure 10 x 10 (4x4in) over dc sts.                                                     

Notes: Take your time to read through the full pattern before starting your bikini.

Sizes:

Small: 32-34'' bust  

Medium: 34-36'' bust

Large: 38-40'' bust   

Bust (Make 2)

Ch 3 counts as 1st dc here and throughout

Row 1 . Ch 22 dc in 5th chain from the hook , dc each of the next 17 ch. In the last chain (3 dc, ch 1, 3 dc), down the other side of the foundation chain dc in each stitch (18dc in total). Turn.

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Row 1 Biquini de Croche

Row. 2. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in each of the next 20 dc, ( 2dc, ch, 2 dc) in the ch sp, dc in each of the next 21 dc on the opposite side. Turn.

Row. 3. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in each of the next 22 dc, ( 2dc, ch, 2 dc) in the ch sp, dc in each of the next 23 dc on the opposite side. Turn.

Row. 4. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in each of the next 24 dc, ( 2dc, ch, 2 dc) in the ch sp, dc in each of the next 25 dc on the opposite side. Turn.

Row. 5. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in each of the next 26 dc, ( 2dc, ch, 2 dc) in the ch sp, dc in each of the next 27 dc on the opposite side. Turn.

Row. 6. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in each of the next 28 dc, ( 2dc, ch, 2 dc) in the ch sp, dc in each of the next 29 dc on the opposite side. Turn

Row. 7. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in each of the next 30 dc, ( 2dc, ch, 2 dc) in the ch sp, dc in each of the next 31 dc on the opposite side. Turn. Small size. Continue onto Row 10.

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Row 8 Biquini de Croche

Row. 8. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in each of the next 32 dc, ( 2dc, ch, 2 dc) in the ch sp, dc in each of the next 33 dc on the opposite side. Turn. Medium size. Continue onto Row 10.

Row. 9. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in each of the next 34 dc, ( 2dc, ch, 2 dc) in the ch sp, dc in each of the next 35 dc on the opposite side. Turn. Large size. Continue onto Row 10

Row. 10. Ch 2 (count as sc), sc in each of the next 32/34/36 dc, ( sc, ch2, sc) in the ch sp, sc in each of the next 32/34/36 dc on the opposite side. In the last stitch (sc, ch 2, sc) and turn to continue working into the bottom of the bust. Sc 2 for each dc row (28sc – small, 32sc – medium, 36sc – large). Chain 1 turn.

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Row 10 Biquini de Croche

Row. 11. Sc in each of the stitches of the bottom of the bust. (28sc – small, 32sc – medium, 36sc – large). Chain 1 turn.

Row. 12. Sc in first st, Fpdc in next stitch *sc 3, Fpdc* repeat until the end of the row.

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Row 12 Biquini de Croche

Trim around bust:

Row 13. Continue working up the bust *(Ch 3, skip st, sc in next stitch)* repeat around the bust and underneath the cup. Fasten off & weave in ends.

 Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Trim Biquini de Croche

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Bust Biquini de Croche

Fasten off. Weave in ends.

Leaf: Using green yarn.

Row 1:  Ch 3, 2dc in 3rd chain, ch 2, 3 dc in first chain. Turn.

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 1 Biquini de Croche

Row 2: Ch 3, dc, dc, (ch 2, dc, ch 2, dc, ch 2) in the ch 2 space of previous row, dc in next 3 stitiches.Turn.

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 2 Biquini de Croche

Row 3:  Ch 3, dc, dc, ch 2, dc ch2,                                      (dc, ch 2, dc) in chain 2 space of previous row, ch 2,Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 3a Biquini de Croche               Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 3b Biquini de Croche

dc, ch 2, dc in next 3 stitiches. Turn.

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 3c Biquini de Croche

Row 4: Ch 3, dc, dc, ch 2, dc,                                                  ch 2, dc,

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 4a Biquini de Croche                   Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 4b Biquini de Croche

(ch 2, dc, ch 2, dc)                                                            dc, ch 2, dc,

in chain 2 space of previous row, ch 2,

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 4c Biquini de Croche               Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 4d Biquini de Croche

ch 2, dc in next 3 stitches. Turn.

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 4e Biquini de Croche

Row 5: Ch 3, dc, dc, ch 2, dc, ch 2, dc, ch 2, dc,                (ch 2, dc, ch 2, dc) in chain 2 space of previous row,

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 5a Biquini de Croche                    Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 5b Biquini de Croche

 ch 2, dc, ch 2, dc, ch 2, dc, ch 2, dc in next 3 stitiches. Turn.

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 5c Biquini de Croche

Row 6: Ch 3, dc, dc, (3dc, picot (ch 3, slip stitch in first chain)3dc) in the 2nd chain 2 space. Sc in next ch 2 space.

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 6a Biquini de Croche

*[(3dc, picot, 3dc) in ch-2 space, sc in next ch-2 space]* repeat once more.

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 6b Biquini de Croche

 (3dc, picot, 3dc) in ch-2 space, dc in each of the last 3 stitches. Fasten off with a long tail 50cm.

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Leaf Row 6c Biquini de Croche

Using the long tail carfully attach the leaf motif to the top of your bust as shown. You can leave the leaf tips free (Starwberry Crochet Bikini) or sew down the points as I have with the Pineapple Crochet Bikini. 

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Bust Compleated Biquini de Croche

Ties:

Attach the yarn at the tip of the bust as shown.

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Ties 1 Biquini de Croche

     Chain 3                                       Dc in first chain, repeat 35 times until ties is 50cm

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Ties 2 Biquini de Croche

Repeat the tie pattern with th pink yarn 105 times to make a tie 150 cm and tread through triangles to compleat your top.

Bikini BottomsCrochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms biquinidecroche

You will need:

  • 200 meter of 4 ply cotton/linen yarn pink
  • 100 meters of 4 ply cotton/linen yarn green
  • A 2.5mm (US B/1) hook
  • Yarn needle
  • Lining fabric (if your wish to line your bikini)

Gauge:16 stitches and 11 rows to measure 10 x 10 (4x4in) over dc sts.

Sizes:                                                                               Bikini bottom height from crotch to top /front to back

Small: Waist 26-28” (68-74cm)/ Hips 34-36” (85-92cm)                                     18cm/ 36cm

Medium: Waist 29-32” (74-80cm)/ Hips 38-40” (93-100cm)                            20.5cm / 41cm

Large: Waist 32-34” (80-86cm)/ Hips 40-42” (100-107cm)                                23cm / 46cm

Notes: Take your time to read through the full pattern before starting your bikini. Bikini bottoms worked in two stages starting from the centre of the crotch.

Ch3 counts as 1st dc here and through out

Row. 1. Ch 17(small) /17 (medium) /19 (large) dc in 5th chain from the hook , dc each of the next 13/13/15 stitches (14/14/16dc in total). Turn.

Crochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms Row 1 biquinidecroche

Row. 2. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 12/12/14 sts, 2dc, dc in final stitch. (16/16/18 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 3. Dc in each stitch. (16/16/18 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 4. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 14/14/16 sts, 2dc, dc in final stitch. (18/18/20 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 5. Dc in each stitch. (18/18/20 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 6. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 16/16/18 sts, 2dc, dc in final stitch. (20/20/22 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 7. Dc in each stitch. (20/20/22 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 8. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 18/18/20 sts, 2dc, dc in final stitch. (22/22/24 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 9. Dc in each stitch. (22/22/24 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 10. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 20/20/22 sts, 2dc, dc in final stitch. (24/24/26 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 11. Dc in each stitch. (24/24/26 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 12. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 22/22/24 sts, 2dc, dc in final stitch. (26/26/28 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 13. Dc in each stitch. (26/26/28 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 14. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 24/24/26 sts, 2dc, dc in final stitch. (28/28/30 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 15. Dc in each stitch. (28/28/30 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 16. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 26/26/28 sts, 2dc, dc in final stitch. (30/30/32 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 17. Dc in each stitch. (30/30/32 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 18. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 28/28/30 sts, 2dc, dc in final stitch. (32/32/34 dc in total).

Crochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms Row 18 biquinidecroche

Chain 12 and the cut the yarn. Turn. Small size. Continue onto Row 23.

Crochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms Row 18b biquinidecroche

Row. 19. Dc in each stitch. (32/34 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 20. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 30/32 sts, 2dc, dc in final stitch. (34/36 dc in total). Chain 14 and the cut the yarn. Turn. Medium size. Continue onto Row 23.

Row. 21. Dc in each stitch. (36 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 22. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 34 sts, 2dc, dc in final stitch. (38 dc in total). Chain 16 and the cut the yarn. Turn. Large size. Continue onto Row 23.

Row. 23. Attach the yarn to the other side of your bikini bottom as shown and chain 16/18/20. Dc in the 9th ch from the hook. *(ch-2, skip 2 sts, dc)* repeat until the end of the row. (Small 18 repeats of the pattern, medium 20, large 22).

Crochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms Row 18c biquinidecroche

Crochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms Row 18d biquinidecroche

Turn bikini bottom upside down and return to foundation chain of row 1. Attach the yarn as shown.

Crochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms Row 24 biquinidecroche

Row. 24. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc each stitch (14/14/16 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 25. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 12/12/14 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (16/16/18 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 26. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 14/14/16 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (18/18/20 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 27. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc each stitch (18/18/20 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 28. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 16/16/18 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (20/20/22 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 29. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 18/18/20 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (22/22/24 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 30. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc each stitch (22/22/24 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 31. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 20/20/22 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (24/24/26 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 32. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 22/22/24 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (26/26/28 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 33. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc each stitch (26/26/28 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 34. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 24/24/26 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (28/28/30 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 35. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 26/26/28 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (30/30/32 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 36. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc each stitch (30/30/34 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 37. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 28/28/30 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (32/32/34 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 38. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 30/30/32 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (34/34/36 dc in total). Turn. Chain 12 and the cut the yarn.

Row. 39. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc each stitch (34/34/36 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 40. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 32/32/34 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (36/36/38 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 41. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 34/34/36 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (38/38/40 dc in total).Chain 6 and the cut the yarn. Turn. Small size. Continue onto Row 48.

Crochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms Row 41 biquinidecroche

Row. 42. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc each stitch (38/40 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 43. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 36/38 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (40/42 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 44. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 38/40 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (42/44 dc in total). Chain 7 and the cut the yarn. Turn. Medium size. Continue onto Row 48.

Row. 45. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc each stitch (44 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 46. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 42 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (46 dc in total). Turn.

Row. 47. Ch 3 (count as 1 dc), dc in same stitch, dc in next 44 sts, 2dc in final stitch. (48 dc in total). Chain 7 and the cut the yarn. Turn. Large size. Continue onto Row 48.

Row. 48. Attach the yarn to the other side of your bikini bottom as shown and chain 10/11/11. Dc in the 9th ch from the hook. *(ch-2, skip 2 sts, dc)* repeat until the end of the row. (Small 16 repeats of the pattern, medium 18, large 20).

Crochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms Row 39 biquinidecroche

Edging

Single crochet around the side edges of the bikini bottoms Rows 1-22 and rows 24-38.

2 single crochet for each dc row.

Crochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms Edging biquinidecroche

Fasten off. Weave in all your ends.

Trim front of bikini: change to green yarn

Attach yarn to the top of the first dc of row 23.

Row. 1. Sc *(ch 2, sk 2 sts, sc)* repeat until the end of the row. (Small 18 repeats/ medium 20/ large 22). Turn.

Crochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms Trim Row 1 biquinidecroche

Row. 2. Ch 5 dc in 2nd ch-2 space (of previous row) *(ch 2, skip 3 sts, dc)* repeat until the end. Turn.

Crochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms Edging row.2 biquinidecroche

Row. 3. Ch 3 (count as a dc), dc in next st, *[(3dc, ch 2, 3dc) in next ch-2 space, dc in next ch-2 space]* repeat until the end, ending with a dc in the 3rd chain of the previous row. (Fan repeats small - 8 , medium - 9, large - 10).

Crochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms Edging row.3 biquinidecroche

Row. 4&5. Ch 3 (count as a dc), dc in next st, *[(3dc, ch 2, 3dc) in next ch-2 space of the previous fan, dc in next ch-2 space]* repeat until the end, ending with a dc in the 3rd chain of the previous row. Repeat this row 1 more times. Cut yarn and weave in ends.

Crochet Strawberry Bikini Bottoms Edging row.4 biquinidecroche

Repeat rows 1-5 for the trim of the back of the bikini.

Row. 3. Fan repeats Small -7, Medium - 8, Large - 9.

Bikini Ties (Make 4):

                                                              Chain 3                             Dc in first chain, repeat until ties is 30cm

Strawberry Bikini Top Pattern Ties 2 Biquini de Croche

Attach each tie to the front & back corner on the bikini bottoms. Weave in all loose ends.

Crochet Bikini Tutorial Biquini de croche

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