Chunky Knit Pillow Cover by Louise Bollanos

Chunky Knit Pillow Cover

December 2019
yarn held together
Super Bulky
+ Super Bulky
= Jumbo (0-4 wpi) ?
4 stitches and 6 rows = 4 inches
in Stocking Stitch
US 50 - 25.0 mm
525 - 656 yards (480 - 600 m)
One Size
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The pillow cover is really squishy, perfect for snuggling into over Christmas.

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The pillow cover is really huge and squishy with extra festive cheer, perfect for your Christmas decor.

Knit with a soft alpaca wool blend, this really is a pillow cover that you will want to make!


Super Bulky/Super Chunky/14 Ply.

Yarn Art Alpine Alpaca (150g/5,28oz/120m/131,23 yds) in the colour Red 434 x 1 skein / Cream 433 x 3 skeins.

Yarn Substitute List

Lion Brand Wool-Ease Thick and Quick

Lion Brand Hometown USA

Rowan Big Wool


25mm (US 50) circular knitting needles.


Skill Level – Easy

This is an advanced beginner level knitting pattern and the techniques involved are the knit stitch, purl stitch, knitting with more than one colour (fair isle technique), casting on and casting off.


Size of throw pillow that the cover can go over – 16 x 16 inches / 41 x 41 cms

Laying flat

Length = 42 inches / 107 cm

Width = 18 inches / 46 cm

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