For the Ultimate Sweater Machine®

Scalloppini Pillow

designed by Kathy Perry

FINISHED SIZE
10" square/25.5 cm square

YARN
Caron International's Simply Soft® (100% acrylic, 6oz/170g, 315yds/288m): 3 ounces
Shown in: #9721 Victorian Rose and #9608 Blue Mint.

KEY PLATE
USM/ISM KP#2.5 or appropriate tension to obtain gauge
Suitable for USM/ISM/Bond Classic or 6.5 to 9 mm knitting machine

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See Bond Buzz #59 for technique tips

ADDITIONAL MATERIALS
Latch tool
Single-prong transfer tool
3-prong transfer tool
10" pillow form
Yarn needle
Pins, sewing needle and thread
5-6 buttons
12" of 1/2" ribbon

GAUGE
In Stockinette stitch, using a #2.5 keyplate: 17 sts and 22 rows = 4”/10 cm

STITCHES USED
Scalloped edge (See technique instructions)
Stockinette stitch (St st)

NEEDLES REQUIRED 47

PILLOW (knitted in one piece)

  • Using closed CO Method, CO 47 sts. COR. RC=000.
  • Follow technique instructions to complete edge. RC=012.
  • K to RC=127.
  • BO back stitch.

FINISHING

  • Weave in ends.
  • Fold piece so that scalloped edge overlaps BO edge by 2". (Edge can be centered or offset.) Pin, baste and tack together.
  • Sew buttons following picture for a "buttoned up" look.
  • Weave ribbon in and out of row of eyelets and secure ends. Pin sides so you have a 10" square.
  • Remove pins on one side and use mattress stitch to sew seam. Add pillow form and complete rem side seam in same way.


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