Celtic Knit Aran Pillow
Pattern now available for free at Canadian Living online:
This cozy Aran pillow is the perfect project to enjoy knitting during long winter evenings!
Reading cable charts is required for this pattern.
Row 5 should read as follows:
This section worked twice-->work Row 1 of Simple Braid over next 6 sts, p2, work Row 1 of Saxon Braid over next 24 sts, P2 <--
Work Row 1 of Simple Braid over next 6 sts, p2, k7.
- 3 skeins Tanis Fiber Arts Green Label Aran Weight (100% superwash merino wool)
- 4.5mm needles
- cable needle
- stitch markers
- blocking pins
- tapestry needle
- 3 buttons, 1 1/2 to 1 3/4 ins wide
- 16-inch square pillow form
- 18 sts and 24 rows over 4 ins in stockinette stitch on 4.5mm needles, after washing and blocking