Geneva Pillow Sham by Donna Druchunas & Ava Coleman

Geneva Pillow Sham

May 2013
JP Coats Royale Deluxe 4-ply Bedspread Cotton
Lace ?
32 stitches and 64 rows = 4 inches
in Garter stitch
US 0 - 2.0 mm
US 1 - 2.25 mm
1000 yards (914 m)
Approx 29” (74cm) long by 21” (53cm) wide, assembled and blocked, excluding tassels

This pillow sham is a reproduction of the antique piece that Annelis gave to me on my first visit to Geneva. I loved the motif and border so much that I had to figure out how to recreate it. I chose a finer yarn to make a soft fabric that would drape nicely on the curved shape of the pillow.