Small Pastel Squares Pillow
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- Single Size
Approx. 12 x 12 ins [30.5 x 30.5 cm]
Step 2:Click each color to change it or go with the colors recommended by the designer
Materials not included in this kit:
One 12 ins [30 cm] square pillow form.
K = knit
k2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together.
psso = pass slipped stitch over
rem = remain(ing)
Details & Instructions
|Approx. 12 x 12 ins [30.5 x 30.5 cm]|
|Main Color (MC) Aran (87602)||2|
|Contrast A ()||1|
|Contrast B ()||1|
|Size 4½ mm (U.S. 7) knitting needles or size needed to obtain tension. One 12 ins [30 cm] square pillow form.|
19 sts and 38 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in stocking st.
Note: Carry yarn not in use loosely up side of work.
Square A (Make 4)
With MC cast on 59 sts.
1st row: (Wrong Side). Knit.
2nd row:With A, K28. Sl1. K2tog. psso. K28. 57 sts.
3rd and alt rows: Knit.
4th row:With MC, K27. Sl1. K2tog. psso. K27. 55 sts.
6th row:With A, K26. Sl1. K2tog. psso. K26. 53 sts.
Cont in this manner dec to 1 st on needle. Fasten off.
Square B (Make 4)
Work as given for square A substituting B for A.
Sew 4 squares together using a flat seam to form large square. Sew 3 sides of 2 squares tog. Insert pillow form. Sew rem seam.
Tassels: (Make 4) Cut a piece of cardboard 6 ins [15 cm] wide. Wind MC around cardboard 45 times. Break yarn leaving a long end and thread end through a needle. Slip needle through all loops and tie tightly. Remove cardboard and wind yarn 7 times tightly around loops ¾ ins [2 cm] below fold. Fasten securely. Cut through rem loops and trim ends evenly. Sew tassels to corners as illustrated.