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Dinosaur Pillow (Velociraptor)

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Dinosaur Pillow (Velociraptor)
Dinosaur Pillow (Velociraptor)
Dinosaur Pillow (Velociraptor)
Dinosaur Pillow (Velociraptor)

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • stockinette stitch
  • Intarsia
  • stranded knitting (fair isle)

Pattern Description:

Perfect for those "dinosaur mad" youngsters. A quick and easy design to knit in Aran/Worsted Yarn.

Suggested Yarns:
Sirdar Supersoft Aran
Berroco Vintage(tm)
James C. Brett With Wool Aran

or any Worsted/Aran yarn to give the correct tension

The cushion cover is knitted in one piece and the back has a four button opening.

Good project for a first attempt at Intarsia (picture) knitting.
It also incorporates 2 panels of fair isle (stranded) knitting on the back.
Just add some snazzy buttons and you have a "cool" cushion.


18 stitches and 22 rows = 4 inches in stockinette stitch

You Will Also Need:

  • Knitting Needles US 6 - 4.0 mm
  • Knitting Needles US 8 - 5.0 mm
  • 4 buttons

Suggested yarn:

750 yards of Worsted weight

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