Mod Striped Pillows
Designed By: Katherine Eng
Skill Level: Easy
RED HEART® “Super Saver®”: 1 Ball each 378 Claret A, 256 Carrot B and 376 Burgundy C for Version 1
1 Ball each 378 Claret A, 656 Real Teal B and 528 Medium Purple C for Version 2.
16” x 16” pillow form, yarn needle.
With C, ch 16.
Row 1 (Right Side): Working in back loops, sc in 2nd ch from hook and in next 13 ch, leave last ch unworked for Edging – 14 sc.
Row 2: Ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across.
Rows 3-49: Working in sc, [work 9 rows total with C, 11 rows with B] twice, work 9 rows with C.
Row 1: Working along long edge, join A in edge of last row with ch 1, sc in edge of each row to last ch – 50 sc.
Row 1: Working along opposite long edge, join A in edge of last row with ch 1, sc in edge of each row to last ch – 50 sc.
Working in sc, work 2 more rows with A, 5 rows with B, 3 rows with C, 5 rows with A, 7 rows with B.
Round 1: With right side facing and A with ch 1, sc in evenly spaced around, working 3 sc in each corner, slip st in first st to join.
Rounds 2-3: Sc in each sc around, working 3 sc in center corner sc, slip st in first st to join.
Holding Pillow Front and Back pieces with wrong sides together, whipstitch pieces together along 3 sides.
Insert pillow form and sew last side closed.ABBREVIATIONS: ch = chain; mm = millimeters;
sc = single crochet; st(s) = stitch (es).
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