Classic Cable 18"x18" Pillow Cover


Classic Cable 18"x18" Pillow Cover Pattern


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Knitting: Classic Cable 18'x18' Pillow Cover
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details




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Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Basic cable

Pattern Description:

This 18"x18" (46 X 46cm) pillow cover pattern is the ideal way to use your beginner cable expertise to produce a great item for your home.

This is the classic cable design that you see on so many sweaters, hats and scarves. I think it works perfectly as a pillow cover!
It would look great in just about any color, and on a pair of pillows too!

If you are familiar with using a cable needle you should have no trouble with this pattern.


4"x4" (10 x 10 cm) on 5.5mm/US9/UK5 needles over pattern = 22 stitches and 24 rows

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 18"x18" (46 X 46cm)


  • 1 pair 4.5mm/US7/UK7 needles
  • 1 pair 5.5mm/US9/UK5 needles
  • Cable needle
  • Large eyed-blunt sewing needle

You Will Also Need:

  • 3 buttons approx. 1"/2.5cm diameter

Suggested yarn:

540 yards of Worsted weight

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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