My Fluffy Crocheted Pillow

Materials

  • Vickie Howell Sheep(ish) for Bernat Red(ish) (00015) Yarn, 2 skeins
  • Large button
  • Pillow form, 14”x14”

Tools

  • Crochet hook, size US H/8 (5mm) or size needed to obtain gauge
  • Tapestry needle

Directions

Gauge

  • 1. 12 sts x 5 rows = 4” in patt st.

Pillow

  • 1. Make two pieces alike. Ch 43.
  • 2. 1st row: Dc in 3rd ch from hook, *[dc, ch 1, dc] in next ch, sk 2 ch; rep from * to last ch, dc in last ch. Turn.
  • 3. 2nd row: Ch 3, *[dc, ch 1, dc] in ch-1 sp, sk 2 sts; rep from * to last st, dc in top of ch 3. Turn.
  • 4. Rep 2nd row for patt st until piece measures 14”.
  • 5. Fasten off.

Finishing

  • 1. Position two pieces together. Join yarn at one corner and sc evenly around three sides, taking care to work 3 sc at each corner. Insert pillow form and continue around until closed. Fasten off. Weave in ends. Sew button onto center of pillow.
by Vickie Howell for Bernat Yarns
My Fluffy Crocheted Pillow
My Fluffy Crocheted Pillow