Squared Up Pillow
Colorful squares are arranged to playfully disrupt an adherence to symmetry. The flip side, worked in tidy stripes, buttons on for an easy quick change. A reverse single crochet edging gives shape to the pillow.
DESIGNER Marla O’Keefe
FINISHED SIZE 18″ square.
YARN Cascade Yarns 220 Superwash (100% superwash wool; 220 yd [200 m]/3½ oz [100 g]; ): #910A winter white (A), 2 skeins; #802 green apple (B), #826 tangerine (C), #827 coral (D), 1 skein each.
HOOK Size 7 (4.5 mm) and H/8 (5 mm). Adjust hook size if necessary to obtain correct gauge.
NOTIONS Safety pins; yarn needle; four 1″ buttons; 18″ square pillow form.
GAUGE 15½ sts and 22 rows = 4″ in sc with smaller hook.