Andean Wings Pillow
Stylized artwork of birds from the Andes Mountains inspired this double-sided pillow. The colors evoke the intense green and blue foliage and clay mounds of the tropical forests of Colombia.
DESIGNER Charles Voth
FINISHED SIZE About 18″ square.
YARN Valley Yarns Northampton (distributed by WEBS) (100% wool; 247 yd [226 m]/3 1/2 oz [100 g]): apple green (A), dark navy (B), brown heather (C), rust (D), dark grey (E); 1 skein each.
HOOK Sizes G/6 (4.5 mm) and H/8 (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS Yarn needle, 18″ zipper; yarn bobbins; sewing needle and thread; 18 x 18 × 3″ foam cushion insert.
GAUGE 13 1/2 hdc and 12 rows = 4″ with larger hook.