Ladies Bolero: This pattern contains directions to crochet the bolero shown. "The bolero is crocheted in gay bright colors and worn over a smart dress. Beling sleeveless, it is not bulky. The garment requires little time to create make; it is made with a large crochet hook. Sizes 30 to 46".
This is a Mail Order Pattern, purchased through newspapers and catalogs. This pattern was marketed as Martha Madison 1262. "Crochet this smart looking bolero in a pastel shade of wool".
Materials: Use #1 steel crochet hook and lightweight 4-ply worsted-type yarn( in orlon or wool ).
- For Small Size (30-32-34), two 4-ounce skeins may be sufficient;
- For Medium or Large Sizes, three 4-ounce skeins;
- One 2-ounce skein of the same type of yarn should be enough to trim any one of the three sizes of bolero.