Short Sleeve Bolero - Knitting Pattern

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Short Sleeve Bolero - Knitting Pattern Pattern


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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Women, Petite, Tall, Plus-sized



Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit, purl, knit 2 sts together,

Pattern Description:

It's very important to use a yarn with good drape for this design.
The perfect bust measurement depends on how you cast on and bind off your stitches. Take care to cast on and bind off VERY LOOSELY. You also can adjust the measurements by binding off more or less loosely.


20 sts and 20 rows in Stockinette St - 4"

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • S to 2XL
  • Bust: 32 (36, 38, 42, 46)"
  • Length: 11.5 (12, 13, 14, 15)"


  • Worsted Weight Yarn
  • 500 - 600 yards
  • Needles US 6 and 9 (4 and 5.5 mm)

You Will Also Need:

  • 2 Stitch Holders
  • 1 Buttopn

Suggested yarn:

550 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Camaj Fiber Arts - Silk Yarn



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In June 2005 I was awarded the title World Fastest Crocheter by the Guinness World Records.

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