Colorful and festive pillow knit in Patons Decor. (Patons Yarns)
Skill Level: Intermediate
Patons® Decor (100 g/3.5 oz)
Main Color (MC) 1694 (Variegated) 3 balls
Contrast A (Green) 1 ball
Contrast B (Burgundy) 1 ball
Contrast C (Gold) 1 ball
4 colors, 6 balls total
Size 4½ mm (U.S. 7) knitting needles or size needed to obtain tension.
One 18 ins [45.5 cm] square pillow form.
Features triangular sections, each done in a different color finished with a tassel in matching yarn.
Note: When working triangles, wind small balls of the colors to be used, one for each separate triangle. Start new colors at appropriate points. To change colors, twist the two colors around each other where they meet, on wrong side, to avoid a hole.
Tassel diagram is provided in pdf download (May 2009).