Irish Flag 12"x 16" pillow cover


Irish Flag 12"x 16" pillow cover Pattern


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Knitting: Irish Flag 12'x 16' pillow cover
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details




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Skill Level:

little skill level requirement Novice

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit and purl

Pattern Description:

This pattern for the Irish flag also contains instructions for the flags of Belgium, France and Italy.

With just knit and purl stitches and using worsted/#4 yarn, this 12" x 16" pattern is great for a beginner. Using intarsia to change colors, the pattern instructions are written row by row.

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


4"x4" (10 x 10 cm) on 5mm/UK6/US 8 = 16 stitches and 24 rows

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 12"x16"


  • 4mm/US6 knitting needles
  • 5mm/US8 knitting needles

You Will Also Need:

  • large-eyed sewing needle
  • 3 buttons 1"/25mm diameter

Suggested yarn:

300 yards of Worsted weight


green, white, orange

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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