Fluffy Hedgehog Pillow by Cat Venner

Fluffy Hedgehog Pillow

Crochet
August 2019
both are used in this pattern
DK (11 wpi) ?
15 stitches and 18 rows = 4 inches
4.0 mm (G)
UK
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Autumnal pillow pattern for a square 18 inch cushion insert.

You will receive a pdf download of this fluffy crochet hedgehog cushion cover pattern.

The hedgehog spikes are formed using lash yarn, which give him a lovely soft texture.

The easy but effective technique combined with the tinsel yarn makes for a unique crochet hedgehog cushion.
The pattern features a full colour chart for work the intarsia colour changes on the front.
You will need:
• 2 balls 100g Stylecraft Special - Toy
• 1 ball 100g Stylecraft Special - Parchment
• 1 ball 50g Stylecraft Eskimo - Old Gold (This is the lash yarn for the spikes)
• Scrap of Stylecraft Special - Walnut
• 4 mm hook
• 1 x 10.5 Safety eye in green
• 3 x approx. 2 cm diameter buttons (hedgehog shaped if desired)
• Tapestry needle and sharp scissors
• Cushion insert 18 inch x 18 inch (approx 45 x 45 cm)

I wrote a blog post about the inspiration behind this hedgehog pillow and you can read it here: https://crochetcloudberry.co.uk/crochet-journal/fluffy-he...