Time Required :
Over an hour
Intermediate
Intermediate
You're somewhat experienced with the skills necessary to complete this project, but you haven't mastered all the elements, yet.

bernat® blanket big™ big loopy pillow to knit

Bernat® Blanket Big™ gets amped up in this playfully loopy pillow! A fun wrapped knit stitch creates a landscape of seriously irresistible texture! Choose from any of the beautiful shades of Bernat® Blanket Big™ and have some fun!
Step 1

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

GAUGE: 2½ sts and 3½ rows = 4” [10 cm] in stocking st. Take time to check your gauge.


SPECIAL STITCHES:

- Knit Loop St
= (Make loop). yf. Wind yarn around piece of cardboard 3” [7.5 cm] wide. yb. K1. Pass first st over just made stitch.

- Pick Up Loop St
= (Make loop). yf. Wind yarn around piece of cardboard 3” [7.5 cm] wide. yb. Pick up and knit next stitch. Pass first st over just made stitch.

- Wrap St = (With yarn at back, slip next stitch onto right-hand needle. Bring yarn to front. Slip this stitch back onto left-hand needle, wrapping yarn counter clockwise around this stitch and bring to back) 5 times, ending yarn at last wrap last wrap yarn at back of work. Slip stitch back onto right-hand needle.

Step 2

INSTRUCTIONS:

FRONT

Cast on 13 sts

Row 1: (RS). Knit.

Row 2: *P1. Purl next st, wrapping yarn twice around needle. Rep from * to last st. P1.

Row 3: *K1. Sl1wyib, dropping extra loop. Rep from * to last st. K1.

Row 4: P1. *Sl1wyif. Purl next st, wrapping yarn twice around needle. Rep from * to last 2 sts. Sl1wyif. P1.  

Row 5: K1. *Wrap st. Sl1wyib, dropping extra loop. Rep from * to last 2 sts. Wrap st. K1.

Row 6: P1. *Purl next st, wrapping yarn twice around needle. Sl1wyif. Rep from * to last 2 sts. Purl next st, wrapping yarn twice around needle. P1.

Row 7: K1. *Sl1wyib, dropping extra loop. Wrap st. Rep from * to last 2 sts. Sl1wyib, dropping extra loop. K1.

Rep Rows 4 to 7 until work from beg measures 19½” [49.5 cm], ending on a RS row.

Next Row: (WS). Purl.

Next Row: (Loop and Cast Off Row). *K1 with 1 strand. Knit Loop st. Rep from * to last st. (K1 with 1 strand. Knit Loop st) twice all in last st. Working down left side of pillow front, **(Pick up and knit 1 st. Pick up Loop St) 6 times. (K1. Pick up Loop st) twice all in corner st.** Working across cast on edge, rep from ** to **. Working up right side, rep from ** to **. Fasten off.

BACK

Cast on 13 sts

Beg on a knit row, work in stocking st until Back measures 20” [51 cm] ending on a purl row. Cast off.


FINISHING: With WS tog, sew 3 sides of Front and Back. Insert pillow form. Sew rem side closed.  

Step 3

ABBREVIATIONS:

Approx = Approximately

Beg = Beginning

K = Knit

= Purl

Rem = Remaining

Rep = Repeat

Rnd(s) = Round(s)

RS = Right Side

Sl1wyib = Slip Next Stitch With Yarn At Back

Sl1wyif = Slip Next Stitch With Yarn In Front

St(s) = Stitch(es)

Tog = Together

WS = Wrong Side

Yb = Yarn Back

Yf = Yarn Forward

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
 
 

    Products

 

Product Actions

You’ll Also Need
+ View More