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Issue: 71 | Category: Issue 71, Offer


Fancy making Simone Francis's latest project (above)? For a limited time Artesano are offering Inside Crochet readers 10% off any of their 4-ply yarns, including the alpaca silk used in issue 71's Swing Top!
To take advantage of this generous offer, head to use voucher code CROCHET71 at the online checkout.

Swing Top by Simone Francis
Find the pattern in issue 71 of Inside Crochet magazine.

This light, lacy top is versatile, feminine and ideal for layering.

● Artesano Alpaca Silk 4 Ply, 70% alpaca/30% silk, 50g/200m/219yds
Shade: Creme Caramel B129 x 9 (10) skeins
● 3.5mm hook
● Yarn needle

You can use any fine 4ply weight yarn to achieve a similar effect.

Work 27tr and 11 rows to measure 10 x 10cm/4 x 4in using 3.5mm hook, or size required to obtain tension.

Simone crochets every day, finding inspiration in nature, artand fashion. View more of her designs at


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