This small pillow with heart details makes a thoughtful gift for women recovering from a mastectomy.View Printer Friendly PDF
Approx 10¼ x 8 ins [26 x 20.5 cm]
3 Color Version
Bernat® Satin (100 g/3.5 oz; 182 m/200 yds)
Main Color (MC) (04420 Sea Shell) 1 ball
Contrast A (04732 Maitai) 1 ball
Contrast B (04705 Crimson) 1 ball
1 Color Version
Bernat® Satin (120 g/4.2 oz; 230 m/251 yds)
Main Color (MC) (00423 Flamingo) 1 ball
Size 5 mm (U.S. 8) circular knitting needle 16 ins [40 cm] long or size needed to obtain gauge. Stuffing.
18 sts and 24 rows = 4 ins [10 cm] in stocking st.
With MC, cast on 98 sts. Join in rnd, placing a marker on first st.
Knit 1 rnd.
Place chart: 1st rnd: (Work 1st row of appropriate Chart) 7 times, reading row from right to left.
2nd rnd: (Work 2nd row of appropriate Chart) 7 times, reading row from right to left.
Chart is now in position.
Cont until 24 rows of chart have been worked twice.
3 Color Version only: Break A and B.
Both Versions: With MC, knit 1 rnd.
Sew bottom opening closed. Stuff Pillow. Sew top opening closed.