Time Required :
Over an hour
Beginner
Beginner
You're new to the skills necessary to complete this project, or maybe you've tried them just once or twice before.

bernat® blanket big™ big loopy pillow to crochet

Make a big bold statement with this gutsy Loopy Pillow! Crocheted using Bernat® Blanket Big™, gorgeous texture is created by working post stitches and then finished off with a wonderfully loopy fringe. This fun project works up so quickly so you'll be tempted to make several! 
Step 1

MEASUREMENT: Approx 20" [51 cm] square, excluding loops

GAUGE: 2 sc and 2 rows = 4” [10 cm]. Take time to check your gauge.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
 - Loop St = Insert hook in next stitch. Wrap working yarn over top of index finger, from back to front, to form 3” [7.5 cm] loop. Yoh and draw up a loop onto hook. Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook, dropping loop off index finger to back of work (see diagram). Loop will be formed on RS of work.


INSTRUCTIONS:

FRONT

Ch 12.

Row 1: (RS). 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each ch to end of chain. Turn. 11 sc.

Row 2: Ch 1. 1 sc in first st. *Ch 1. Skip next sc. 1 sc in next sc. Rep from * to end of row. Turn.

Row 3: Ch 1. 1 sc in each st to end of row. Turn.

Row 4: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 2 sc. *Ch 1. Skip next sc. 1 sc in next st. Rep from * to last sc. 1 sc in last st. Turn.

Row 5: Ch 1. 1 sc in first st. *Working in front of work, 1 tr in next skipped sc 3 rows below. Skip next sc (behind tr). 1 sc in next sc. Rep from * to end of row. Turn.

Row 6: Ch 1. 1 sc in first sc. *Ch 1. Skip next st. 1 sc in next st. Rep from * to end of row. Turn.

Row 7: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 2 sts. *Working in front of work, 1 tr in next skipped sc 3 rows below. Skip next sc (behind tr). 1 sc in next st. Rep from * to last sc. 1 sc in last sc. Turn.

Row 8: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 2 sc. *Ch 1. Skip next st. 1 sc in next st. Rep from * to last sc. 1 sc in last st. Turn.

Rep Rows 5 to 8 until work from beg measures 19½” [49.5 cm], ending on a RS row.

Next Row: (WS). Ch 1. 1 sc in each st to end of row. Fasten off.

Step 2

BACK

Ch 12.

Row 1: (RS). 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each ch to end of chain. Turn. 11 sc.

Row 2: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.

Rep Row 2 until work from beg measures 20” [51 cm], ending on a RS row. Fasten off.



FINISHING:

Joining Front and Back: With Back facing you and WS facing each other, holding 2 strands of yarn tog as one, join yarn with sl st to any corner st of Pillow. Ch 1. Working through both thicknesses, work Loop sts evenly around 3 sides of Pillow, having 3 Loop sts in each corner. Insert pillow form. Complete rnd of Loop sts. Join with sl st to first st. Fasten off.


ABBREVIATIONS:

Approx = Approximately

Beg = Beginning

Ch = Chain(s)

Loop st = Loop Stitch

Pat = Pattern

Rem = Remaining

Rep = Repeat

Rnd(s) = Round(s)

RS = Right Side

Sc = Single Crochet

Sl st = Slip Stitch

St(s) = Stitch(es)

Tr = Treble Crochet

Tog = Together

WS = Wrong Side

Yoh = Yarn Over Hook

Share your project using #MakeItWithMichaels

Materials

Product Actions

Product Actions

Materials
 

    Products

  • 888737952
    You’ll Need: 1
    Item # 10114574 

    Promotions

    Save 30% off One Regular Price Item with code 30013022. Exclusions apply See Details See Details
    Limit one coupon per product. Limit one coupon of each type per day. Limited to stock on hand. Void where prohibited. Valid only in Canada. EXCLUSIONS: Everyday Value program, clearance; doorbusters and buy & get items; custom framing; beverages & candy; books & magazines; gift cards; OttLite; sewing machines; craft technology & accessories; Cricut, Silhouette; Christmas trees, The Elf on the Shelf. Exclusions subject to change. See Team Member for detail
    $24.99
    • Color: White
    • Size: 20" x 20"
    • Color: White
    • Size: 20" x 20"
    • Color: White
    • Size: 20" x 20"
    Add to cart options
  • 809187840
    You’ll Need: 5
    Item # 10519841 

    Promotions

    Save 30% off One Regular Price Item with code 30013022. Exclusions apply See Details See Details
    Limit one coupon per product. Limit one coupon of each type per day. Limited to stock on hand. Void where prohibited. Valid only in Canada. EXCLUSIONS: Everyday Value program, clearance; doorbusters and buy & get items; custom framing; beverages & candy; books & magazines; gift cards; OttLite; sewing machines; craft technology & accessories; Cricut, Silhouette; Christmas trees, The Elf on the Shelf. Exclusions subject to change. See Team Member for detail
    $14.99
    • Color: Sky
    • Size: 10.6 oz
    • Color: Sky
    • Size: 10.6 oz
    • Color: Sky
    • Size: 10.6 oz
    Add to cart options
 
 

    Products

 

Product Actions

You’ll Also Need
+ View More