You can find the pattern here
US 11/8 mm circular needles at least 24"
Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick & Quick in Oatmeal (318 yds for 1 pillow)
(4) 30mm buttons
Safety Pins (optional)
18"x18" Pillow Inserts
Measurements Gauge: 5sts x 7 rows = 2" in stockinette stitch Finished Produce: 18" x 18" (36" long before seaming)
Abbreviations K = Knit P = Purl Sts = stitches x# = repeat # times SL1K = slip 1 stitch knitwise *...* = repeat from * to *
Pattern Cast-on 51 sts
Row 1: sl1k, * k1, p1 * p1 Row 2-3: repeat row 1 Row 4: sl1k (p1, k1) x3, p1, cast-off 2 sts, (k1, p1) x4, k1, cast-off 2 sts, (p1, k1) x4, p1, cast-off 2 sts, (k1, p1) x4, k1, cast-off 2 sts, (p1, k1) x3, p2 Row 5: sl1k, (p1, k1) x3, p1, cast-on 2 sts, (k1, p1) x5, k1, cast-on 2 sts, (p1, k1) x5, p1, cast-on 2 sts, (k1, p1) x5, k1, cast-on 2 sts, (p1, k1) x4, p2 Row 6-8: repeat row 1
Row 9 (rs): sl1k, (p1,k1) x2, p1, k39, (p1, k1) x2, p2, Row 10 (ws): sl1k, (p1,k1) x2, p41, (k1, p1) x2, p1
Repeat rows 9-10 until it measures 36 inches (about 120-128 rows of work)
Next row: repeat row 1 Repeat 7 times, binding off on the 8th row in seed stitch
1. Fold the bottom 13” up and pin Corners to the sides. Sew using mattress stitch.
2. Fold top 7” down so that the seed stitch portions line up. 3. Mark where the buttons go with safety pins and sew on buttons. 4. Insert pillows and close buttons. 5. Enjoy!
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