A motif worked in a firm gauge creates a sturdy, longwearing fabric that is prettily lacy but can be tossed around with abandon.
DESIGNER Doris Chan
FINISHED SIZE 18″ diameter.
YARN Valley Yarns Goshen (distributed by WEBS) (48% Peruvian cotton, 46% modal, 6% silk; 92 yd [85 m]; 1 3/4 oz [50 g]: #4020 winter lake, 3 skeins.
HOOK Size H/8 (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS 18″ diameter round pillow form; polyester stuffing (optional); 1 yd (45″ wide fabric) and matching thread if sewing your own form or covering purchased form; yarn needle; marker.
GAUGE Rnds 1-4 = 6″ diameter, slightly stretched.