Skill Level Intermediate
Jump on the hot trend of knitted home décor. These comfortable pillows offer a great opportunity to master cable charts and knitted buttonholes.
Designed by Kristen TenDyke
Yarn Weight 3
Finished Size 16 (18)” square. Orange pillow measures 16″; brown pillow measures 18″.
Yarn Blue Sky Alpacas Skinny Cotton (100% organic cotton; 150 yd [137 m]/2¼ oz [65 g]): 4 (6) skeins. Shown in #306 squash (orange) and #310 coffee (brown).
Needles Size 5 (3.75 mm): straight. Adjust needle size if necessary to obtain the correct gauge.
Notions Markers (m); cable needle (cn); tapestry needle; three 11⁄8″ buttons; 16 (18)” pillow form.
Gauge 20½ sts and 38 rows = 4″ in garter st. One 12-st cable panel = 1¾ ” wide.
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