Linatra Bolero knitting pattern
Linatra Bolero includes some really interesting knitting techniques; short row shaping, cable edging, fringing worked in one with the knit. The whole garment is worked in one piece, so no seams at all! The cast on edge is along the centre front and the piece is worked sideways.
Sizes: XS (S, M, L, XL)
To fit bust (your actual bust measurement):
73 (83, 93, 102.5, 112) cm.
29 (33, 37, 41, 44) “.
Yarn: Worsted/Aran weight yarn, approx 77m/50g. Sample made using Purl Alpaca Designs 100% pure alpaca Medium yarn, 77m/50g: 4 (4, 5, 5, 6) balls.
Tension: 15 sts and 21 rows to 10cm square using 6 mm needles measured over Stocking Stitch after light steaming.
Needles: Knitted on 6mm straight needles
Always use a needle size that will result in the correct gauge after blocking.
Notions: 6mm cable needle, darning needle for sewing up.