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Knit Your Own Bolero Jacket for Your Wedding Dress or Evening Gown

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A bolero jacket is a short, shrug-style jacket that adds an elegant touch to any formal outfit. It's the perfect way to add a bit of warmth to your shoulders on a chilly evening, or to create a more modest look for your wedding dress.

Knitting for Brides: Knit your bolero jacket for your wedding dress or evening dress with photo illustrated instruction : Knitting patterns Knitting instruction Knit jackets and bolero
Knitting for Brides: Knit your bolero jacket for your wedding dress or evening dress with photo-illustrated instruction : Knitting patterns, Knitting instruction, Knit jackets and bolero
by Sabine Mohr

5 out of 5

Language : English
File size : 7740 KB
Text-to-Speech : Enabled
Screen Reader : Supported
Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
Print length : 18 pages
Lending : Enabled

If you're looking for a unique and personalized way to accessorize your wedding dress or evening gown, knitting your own bolero jacket is a great option. It's a fun and rewarding project that will give you a beautiful and one-of-a-kind piece to wear on your special day.

Materials You'll Need

  • Fingering-weight yarn (approx. 500 yards)
  • Size US 4 (3.5mm) knitting needles
  • Yarn needle
  • Scissors

Step-by-Step Instructions

  1. Cast on 120 stitches.
  2. Row 1: Knit.
  3. Row 2: Purl.
  4. Repeat Rows 1 and 2 for 10 inches.
  5. Shape the shoulders:
  • Row 1: Knit 10 stitches, bind off 2 stitches, knit to the end of the row.
  • Row 2: Purl to the bound-off stitches, cast on 2 stitches, purl to the end of the row.
  • Repeat Rows 1 and 2 until there are 60 stitches remaining.
  • Bind off all stitches.
  • Sew the shoulder seams.
  • Pick up 60 stitches around the neckline.
  • Knit 2 inches in garter stitch (knit every row).
  • Bind off all stitches.
  • Sew the neckband in place.
  • Weave in any loose ends.
  • Photo Tutorial

    Cast On 120 Stitches And Knit 10 Inches In Garter Stitch Knitting For Brides: Knit Your Bolero Jacket For Your Wedding Dress Or Evening Dress With Photo Illustrated Instruction : Knitting Patterns Knitting Instruction Knit Jackets And Bolero

    Shape The Shoulders By Binding Off 2 Stitches At The Beginning Of Each Row Knitting For Brides: Knit Your Bolero Jacket For Your Wedding Dress Or Evening Dress With Photo Illustrated Instruction : Knitting Patterns Knitting Instruction Knit Jackets And Bolero
    Shape the shoulders by binding off 2 stitches at the beginning of each row
    Bind Off All Stitches And Sew The Shoulder Seams Knitting For Brides: Knit Your Bolero Jacket For Your Wedding Dress Or Evening Dress With Photo Illustrated Instruction : Knitting Patterns Knitting Instruction Knit Jackets And Bolero

    Pick Up 60 Stitches Around The Neckline And Knit 2 Inches In Garter Stitch Knitting For Brides: Knit Your Bolero Jacket For Your Wedding Dress Or Evening Dress With Photo Illustrated Instruction : Knitting Patterns Knitting Instruction Knit Jackets And Bolero
    Pick up 60 stitches around the neckline and knit 2 inches in garter stitch
    Bind Off All Stitches And Sew The Neckband In Place Knitting For Brides: Knit Your Bolero Jacket For Your Wedding Dress Or Evening Dress With Photo Illustrated Instruction : Knitting Patterns Knitting Instruction Knit Jackets And Bolero

    Tips for Success

    • Use a fingering-weight yarn for a delicate and lightweight bolero jacket.
    • Be sure to gauge your swatch to ensure you're knitting at the correct tension.
    • Don't be afraid to make mistakes! Knitting is a learning process, and the more you practice, the better you'll become.
    • If you get stuck, don't hesitate to seek help from a friend, family member, or online knitting community.

    Knitting your own bolero jacket is a fun and rewarding project that will give you a beautiful and one-of-a-kind piece to wear on your special day. With a little patience and practice, you can create a stunning bolero jacket that will complement your wedding dress or evening gown perfectly.

    So what are you waiting for? Grab your knitting needles and get started!

    Knitting for Brides: Knit your bolero jacket for your wedding dress or evening dress with photo illustrated instruction : Knitting patterns Knitting instruction Knit jackets and bolero
    Knitting for Brides: Knit your bolero jacket for your wedding dress or evening dress with photo-illustrated instruction : Knitting patterns, Knitting instruction, Knit jackets and bolero
    by Sabine Mohr

    5 out of 5

    Language : English
    File size : 7740 KB
    Text-to-Speech : Enabled
    Screen Reader : Supported
    Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
    Print length : 18 pages
    Lending : Enabled
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    Knitting for Brides: Knit your bolero jacket for your wedding dress or evening dress with photo illustrated instruction : Knitting patterns Knitting instruction Knit jackets and bolero
    Knitting for Brides: Knit your bolero jacket for your wedding dress or evening dress with photo-illustrated instruction : Knitting patterns, Knitting instruction, Knit jackets and bolero
    by Sabine Mohr

    5 out of 5

    Language : English
    File size : 7740 KB
    Text-to-Speech : Enabled
    Screen Reader : Supported
    Enhanced typesetting : Enabled
    Print length : 18 pages
    Lending : Enabled
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