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After seeing a woman knit on the bus, I decided that I wanted to learn to knit also. So I did, and now I have my own knitting blogs, how-to videos - all about knitting!

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Country Cottage Pillow Cover

from Sapphires-n-Purls Knitting Patterns
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Country Cottage Pillow Cover
Country Cottage Pillow Cover
Country Cottage Pillow Cover

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit
  • Purl
  • Knit and Purl 2 together
  • yarn over
  • work multiple times into the same stitch
  • seaming
  • you will also need to be able to sew on a button

Pattern Description:

Even if you don't live in a cottage in the country, this cute little pillow will add charm to any room in your home.

There is a brief video demonstrating the stitch pattern used on the front of the cover, the looped edge bind off, seaming, and sewing on the button.

This pillow cover is not hard to knit, but you should be comfortable knitting, purling, and working into the same stitch multiple times.


4-1/2 = 1 inch in stocking stitch on an unblocked swatch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • appx. 31x16


  • 6 oz (170 g) / 315 yds (288 m)
  • US Size 8 knitting needle (5 mm)
  • a 14x14 pillow
  • yarn or tapestry needle

You Will Also Need:

  • sewing needle
  • all purpose thread to match yarn
  • 7/8" button (22 mm)
  • tape measure or ruler

Suggested yarn:

315 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Caron Simply Soft