Doll Bolero for 15-18" Dolls

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Doll Bolero for 15-18" Dolls Pattern


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Knitting: Doll Bolero for 15-18' Dolls
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details






Doll/Doll Clothing

Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • increase and decrease
  • knit-in-the-round

Pattern Description:

A girl just sometimes needs something to keep the chill off and this easy-to-knit short sleeve bolero is just the thing to complement an American Girl or other 15-18" doll's ensemble.

Caron Simply Soft Yarn works well for this project, but if other worsted weight yarn is used, select one on the thinner, almost DK, size. You can, if desired, use sock yarn and double it following this pattern as well.

This is such a quick project, which can be completed in a day. If you are creating outfits for someone special's dolls for upcoming holidays, this would be a great project to consider!


5.33 sts and 7 rows = 1 inch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 11.5-12 inch chest circumference
  • 5.5-5.75 inch length


  • 150 yds Caron Simply Soft Worsted Weight Yarn
  • U.S. Size 0 - straight and circular needles and dpns

You Will Also Need:

  • 7 stitch markers
  • 2 split ring markers

Suggested yarn:

150 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Caron Simply Soft

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I have been knitting for 57 years and since the grandchildren arrived have been knitting daily. I decided I wanted to create easy predominantly seamless knitting projects because I love knitting in the round, and more important I hate to sew pieces together!

I have had many wonderful comments from knitters who have created items from my patterns and like their finished projects, but should ...

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