Free Knitting Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Heart Pillows
Lion Brand® Fun Fur®
Pattern Number: 40531

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy (Level 2)
SIZE: One Size
14 inches x 14 inches [35.5 x 35.5 cm]

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

320-113 Fun Fur Yarn: Red

Bright cherry red


Quantity needed: 3 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 14.97
Note: (MC)

320-100 Fun Fur Yarn: White

Bright, true white


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.99
Note: (CC)

Lion Brand Knitting Needles Size 15 [10 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 5.95


Lion Brand Double-Pointed Needles - Size 10
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 8.25


Lion Brand Split Ring Stitch Markers
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.49


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

Additional Materials
14-inch [35.5 cm] square pillow form Alternate colors: (Version 2)
GAUGE:
9.5 sts = 4 inches [10 cm] in St st (k on right side, p on wrong side) with 2 strands of yarn held together on larger needles. When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

NOTES:
Use 2 strands of yarn held together throughout.

When changing colors, twist yarns on wrong side of work to prevent holes.


INSTRUCTIONS



BACK
With 2 strands of MC held tog, cast on 31 sts.

Work 38 rows in St st.

Bind off all sts.



FRONT
With 2 strands of MC held tog, cast on 31 sts.

Work 8 rows in St st.

K 8, place marker, work Row 1 of chart across next 15 sts, place marker, work to end of row.

Continue in St st, working chart between markers.

When chart is complete, work 7 more rows in St st with MC.

Bind off all sts.



I-CORD

With double-pointed needles, cast on 4 sts.

*DO NOT TURN.

Slide sts to opposite end of needle, p 4; repeat from * until piece measures 55 inches [139.5 cm], slightly stretched (or length needed to go around perimeter of pillow form).

FINISHING

Weave in ends.

With wrong sides together, sew Front to Back, inserting pillow form before sewing final seam.

Sew I-cord around edges of Pillow.

Fluff Fun Fur.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
ch(s) = chain(s)
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
st(s) = stitch(es)
CC = contrasting color
k = knit
MC = main color
p = purl
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together


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