This bolero has been hand knitted from a 1940s, wartime, knitting pattern. Knitted in Stylecraft DK in a beautifully rich purple using a shade called Emperor, it is 100% acrylic making it perfect for those who can't wear wool.
Due to the design on this piece, it will fit a variety of sizes from a 40" bust up to a 44”. It isn’t meant to be closed in the front. Actual measurements;
Flat bust taken on back 19" stretching to 22"
Shoulders between sleeves 16" stretching to 17"
Underarm sleeve length 5.5"
Back length 15"