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bernat® velvet plus tonal™ kiss kiss velvet crochet pillow

Feel the love with this luxurious velvet pillow inspired by kisses! Front post treble crochet stitches combine with rows of single crochet to create the lovely "x" trellis pattern across the front of this squish able pillow.
Step 1
MEASUREMENT: Approx 20" [51 cm] square

GAUGE: 7 sc and 7 rows = 4" [10 cm]

SPECIAL STITCH:
  • Trfp (Treble Front Post): (Yoh) twice and draw up a loop around post of next stitch at front of work, inserting hook from right to left. (Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) 3 times.
NOTE: Pat worked over foundation ch multiple of 6 ch +5
Step 2

INSTRUCTIONS:

FRONT

Ch 35.
Row 1: (RS). 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each ch to end of chain. Turn. 34 sts.
Row 2: (WS). Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 3 sc. PM around post of last sc made. *1 sc in each of next 5 sts. PM around post of last sc made. 1 sc in next st. PM around post of last sc made.
Rep from * to last 7 sc. 1 sc in each of next 5 sc. PM around post of last sc made. 1 sc in each of last 2 sc. Turn.
Rows 3 and 4: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc across. Turn.
Row 5: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 4 sc. 1 trfp around first marked sc 3 rows below. 1 trfp around next marked sc 3 rows below. Working in top of 4th row, skip next 2 sc. *1 sc in each of next 4 sc. (1 trfp around next marked sc 3 rows below) twice. Working in top of 4th row, skip next 2 sc. Rep from * to last 4 sc. 1 sc in each of last 4 sc. Turn.
Row 6: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 5 sts. *PM around post of last sc made. 1 sc in next st. PM around post of last sc made. 1 sc in each of next 5 sts. Rep from *, ending last rep 1 sc in each of last 4 sc.
Rows 7 and 8: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc across. Turn.
Row 9: Ch 1. 1 sc in each of first 2 sc. 1 trfp around first marked sc 3 rows below (6th row). Working in top of 8th row, skip next sc. 1 sc in each of next 4 sc. *(1 trfp around next marked sc 3 rows below) twice. Working in top of 8th row, skip next 2 sc. 1 sc in each of next 4 sc. Rep from * to last 3 sc. 1 trfp around next marked sc 3 rows below. Working in top of 8th row, skip next sc. 1 sc in each of last 2 sc. Turn.
Rows 10 to 33: Rep Rows 2 to 9 - 3 times more.
Row 34: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc across. Turn.
Fasten off.

BACK (make 2 pieces alike)

Ribbing: Ch 5.
Row 1: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook. 1 sc in each ch to end of chain. Turn. 4 sc.
Row 2: Ch 1. Working in back loops only, 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.
Rep last row until work from beg (when slightly stretched) measures 20" [51 cm]. Do not fasten off. Proceed as follows:
Row 1: Turn work sideways. Ch 1. Work 34 sc evenly along side of Ribbing. Turn. PM at end of row.
Row 2: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.
Rep last row until work from marker measures 11" [28 cm]. Fasten off.

FINISHING:

Joining Front and Back:
Overlap Back pieces to match Front, with ribbed sections in center to create opening to insert pillow form. With RS facing, join yarn with sl st to any corner st of Pillow. Ch 1. Working through all thicknesses, work sc evenly around 4 sides of Pillow, having 3 sc in each corner. Join with sl st to first sc.
Fasten off. Insert Pillow form.

Step 3

ABBREVIATIONS:

Approx
= Approximately
Beg = Beginning
Ch = Chain(s)
Pat = Pattern
PM = Place Marker
Rep = Repeat
RS = Right Side
Sc = Single Crochet
Sl st = Slip Stitch
St(s) = Stitch(es)
Trfp = Treble Front Post
WS = Wrong Side
Yoh = Yarn Over Hook

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