Liven up your home or office with these felted pillows in two colorways and three possible modes of construction. The bold design of four circles clustered in the center of a square lends a contemporary feel to your space.
skill level: beginner to intermediate
All Noni patterns call for Cascade 220, a skein of 100% wool, 220 yards. We like Galway (210 yards each) for these projects, especially because they are center-pull balls! Your stitches will disappear beautifully once felted.
You will need:
Two-Faced pillow, opposite colors
4 skeins Cascade 220 (or 5 balls Galway) black
4 skeins Cascade 220 (or 5 balls Galway) red
Single Faced pillow with solid felted back
6 skeins Cascade 220 (or 7 balls Galway) black
1 ball red
Single Faced with fabric backing
3 skeins Cascade 220 (or 4 balls Galway) red
1 ball black
yard of fabric for backing
You will need needles: US 11 circulars
you will also need:
-square pillow form, 18" x 18"
-one 16" custom color zipper