Knitting bolero for women

Free knitting pattern and chart shrug

Lace shrug knitting pattern free

Finished Size

About 29 (33 1/2, 39, 42 1/2, 46, 50)" (73.5 [85,99,108,117,127] cm) bust circumference.

Shrug shown measures 33 1/2" (85 cm).

Yarn Fingering weight (#1 Super Fine).

Shown here: Regia Silk 4-ply (55% merino, 25% nylon, 20% silk; 218 yd [199 m]/50 g):

#05 Linen, 2 (2, 2, 2, 3, 3) skeins.

Free Bolero Knitting Patterns

Free Bolero Knitting Patterns

This garment may be worn as a bolero to fit snugly around shoulders, arms and upper back and drapes loosely to the front, sides and lower back or worn upside down as a fitted figure hugging cardigan.


2, 3 balls 50gm Jo Sharp Desert Garden Aran Cotton Col G 244 Chamba

3, 3 balls 50gm Jo Sharp Desert Garden Aran Cotton Col H 659 Onyx

1, 2 balls 50gm Jo Sharp Soho Summer DK Cotton Col I 234 Currant

Lace Shrug free knitting pattern

Lace Shrug free knitting pattern

Get the most out of your knitting with this multifunctional shrug that will shield you from the chill on an early summer evening.

This dainty shrug can be buttoned in a variety of ways; experiment and find what suits your style! Adorn with mismatched vintage buttons to make this shrug uniquely your own!


Woman's small (medium, large)

Instructions are given for smallest size, with larger sizes in parentheses. When only 1 number is given, it applies to all sizes.

Get Cabled Shrug

Get Cabled Shrug

Twisting cables embellish the short-sleeved Get Cabled Shrug designed by Alice Tang.


• Shrug is sized to fit Women's Small (Medium, Large, X-Large, XX-Large).


• Bust Chest 36 (40, 44, 48, 52)"

• Length 211/4 (211/2, 213/4, 221/4, 221/2)"

• Upper Arm 19 (191/2, 20, 21, 211/2)"

Angel Bolero

Angel Bolero

Just the right weight to wear U over a tank (to let skin peek through the openwork sleeves) or a contrasting-color long-sleeved top, Therese Chynoweth's Angel Bolero is sure to become one of your go-to pieces. It incorporates a favorite feather and fan stitch, as well as a vine lace pattern, and features a small button closure at the base of the gentle V-neck.

SIZES: Women’s XS (S, M, L, 1X)

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS: Bust 34 (373/4, 411/4, 45, 481/2)" Length 181/2 (19, 193/4, 201/2, 211/2)"

MATERIALS: 3 (3, 4, 4, 4) (50g; 435yd) balls Bijou Basin Ranch Seraphim (95% angora, 5% viscose) color #28 Denim