American Flag 12" x 16" pillow cover


American Flag 12" x 16" pillow cover Pattern


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Knitting: American Flag 12' x 16' pillow cover
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details




Home Decor



Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • know how to knit and purl
  • know how to make buttonholes

Pattern Description:

A fun and easy project for the home!
The pillow cover is knit as one piece using only knit and purl stitches with star buttons sewn in place later.
The buttons could be replaced with small applique stars or embroidered.


4"x4" (10 x 10 cm) on 5mm/UK6/ US 8
= 15 stitches and 24 rows

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 12" x 16" (30cm x 41cm)


  • One pair 4mm/UK 8/ US 6 straight needles
  • One pair 5mm/UK6/ US 8 straight needles

You Will Also Need:

  • 3 x 1" buttons for envelope closure
  • 8 small star buttons, applique stars or white embroidery thread to sew stars


Red, white and blue

About Designer

About Designer

Ladyship on

Originally from the UK, and after almost 13 years in Texas, I now live in beautiful Colorado with my husband and sons. Easily outnumbered by boys in my house, I am queen of my little realm, hence the title Ladyship!

Ever since my Mum taught me to knit and sew I have loved the creative process and experimenting with design.

I find pillow covers to be the perfect way to combine my love of ...

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