Knit Simple Magazine Winter 2013 #30

Design by Mary Beth Temple

The fronts of these pillows are crocheted in a single color; vertical and horizontal stripes are then crocheted on top. The backs are made from purchased fleece but can be crocheted instead if desired.

Difficulty level
Difficulty level 2 Easy

Deborah Norville Collection Alpaca Dance by Premier Yarns, 3½oz/100g skeins, each approx 371yd/339m (acrylic/alpaca blend)
• 2 skeins in main color
• Small amounts in contrasting colors
Note Below are the colors used in the pillows shown. You can use any combination of main color and contrasting colors.
#25-09 cornflower (light blue A)
#25-10 lake blue (dark blue B)
#25-08 dusty green (pale green C)
#25-07 lemon lime (yellow D)
#25-02 artichoke (olive green E)
• One each sizes 7 and H/8 (4.5mm and 5mm) crochet hooks OR SIZE TO OBTAIN GAUGE
• ¾yd/.6m of coordinating fleece fabric for backs. If fabric is 54"/137cm wide or wider, 2 backs can be made from one ¾ yard cut.
• Coordinating sewing needle and thread
• Straight pins
• 22"/56cm square pillow form

22"/56cm square (without edging)

14 sts and 20 rows to 4"/10cm over sc using smaller hook.

Delivery Method: Downloadable as an Electronic PDF

SKU: KSW13_30 (4185)
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