Beaded Diamonds pillow cover

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Beaded Diamonds pillow cover Pattern

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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

Category:

Knitting

Type:

Home Decor

Item:

Pillow

Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit
  • purl
  • Kitting with beads - instructions provided

Pattern Description:

Knitting with beads is fun and can produce very effective results on otherwise plain knitting. I designed this 14"/ 35cm square cushion cover using over 500 seed beads thread onto a worsted weight/#4/aran/medium weight yarn.

The cover itself is knit in simple stocking stitch, the challenge comes from threading the beads (not difficult, just a little time consuming - directions are provided!) and working the diagonal pattern. Instructions are written line by line and a chart is also included.

The envelope closure is secured with three buttons allowing for easy removal to change your dcor or for hand washing of the pillow cover.

Gauge:

4"x4" (10 x 10 cm) on 8mm/US11/UK1 = 18 stitches and 30 rows

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 14"/35cm square

Materials:

  • One pair 4mm/US# 6 straight needles
  • One pair 5mm/US# 8straight needles
  • Sewing needle for threading beads
  • large-eyed blunt sewing needle

You Will Also Need:

  • 3 buttons 1"/25mm diameter
  • Size 6/0 seed beads in the color of your choice - Approx. 540 required

Suggested yarn:

310 yards of Worsted weight

About Designer

About Designer

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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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