Christmas Tree Pillow by Marie Segares

Christmas Tree Pillow

Crochet
November 2018
Aran (8 wpi) ?
14.5 stitches = 4 inches
in 14.5 sc = 4” (10 cm) across. Exact gauge is not critical for this project.
5.0 mm (H)
279 - 480 yards (255 - 439 m)
Fits a 12” (30.5 cm) square pillow form.
US
This pattern is available for free.

Use simple crochet shapes to make a decorative holiday pillow.

Skills Used
Basic crochet stitches: chain, double crochet, single crochet, slip stitch
Crocheting flat in rows, crocheting in the round
Increasing, seaming, crocheting in the back loop
Pattern includes linked video tutorial for identifying back loop and linked photo tutorial for seaming

Skill Level
Easy

Materials
Red Heart Super Saver yarn (100% acrylic, 7 oz/198 g, 364 yd/333 m) – 1 skein each in 311 White (CA), 368 Paddy Green (CB), 365 Coffee (CC), and 321 Gold (CD), or approximately 315 yd (288 m) in CA, 75 yd (68.5 m) in CB and CC, and 15 yd (13.5 m) in CD in any medium weight yarn.

US H-8/5 mm crochet hook, or any size needed to obtain correct gauge.

Fairfield Crafter’s Choice 12” x 12” Pillow Form.

1” (2.5 cm) sew through or shank button.

Yarn or tapestry needle with eye small enough to sew through buttons.

Clover Quick Locking Stitch Marker Set.

Gauge
14.5 sc = 4” (10 cm) across. Exact gauge is not critical for this project.