March/April 10

Your Great-Aunt's Pillows

A clean, modern couch is the perfect canvas for colorful crochet cushions. Hook ’em up in crazy colorways and add some crafty flair to your living room.

By Lauren Osborne

RED HEART Eco-Ways, 4oz/113g skeins, each approx 186yd/170m (acrylic/recycled polyester)
1 skein each:
• #3422 Yam (A)
• #3520 Aquarium (B)
• #3334 Sand (C)
• #3518 Peacock (D)
Note A pillow using approximately even amounts of each color will require 1 skein of each. Should you choose to use one color more than the others, such as in the alternate pillow #2, you may need more than one skein of that color.

• Size H/8 (5mm) crochet hook or any size to obtain correct gauge

• Upholstery foam, 2"/5cm thick x 14"/35.5cm square
• 1 " button
• Yarn needle

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