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Dinosaur Pillow

from Whitney's Whimsies
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Dinosaur Pillow
Dinosaur Pillow
Dinosaur Pillow
Dinosaur Pillow

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Knit, Purl, Increase, Decrease, seaming, Knit in the round on Dpn's, Simple intarsia color knitting, backstitch.

Pattern Description:

My newest pillow design is different from my other ones in that the front and back of the pillow are both utilized so that it can also double as a three dimensional toy.


20 sts & 26 rows = 4" in Stockinette Stitch with 4mm straight knitting needles.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Approximately 18" tall (to the tip of the spike on the head) and 23" wide (to the tip of the tail).


  • 257g of worsted weight yarn in MC (sample was knit using Caron Simply Soft) 45g of worsted weight yarn in CC 23g of worsted weight yarn in white A scrap of black yarn for the mouth Set of 5 4mm (US 6) 7" double pointed needles 4mm (US 6) straight knitting needles 12" X 16" pillow form Stuffing White & black felt Felt in a color to match the spikes Scissors Sewing needle White & black thread Thread in a color to match the felt you are using for the spots. Yarn needle Stitch marker
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About the designer

I taught myself how to knit out of a book several years ago, and I haven't stopped since.

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