Travel Pillow

Travel Pillow
Travel Pillow - Crochet Pattern
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This pattern is perfect for those long trips in the car! Crochet this little pillow, an easy project, for yourself or a friend and take it to go. This is a very basic travel pillow, so spice it up with Appliqués to make the pillow fit your personality. (Vary the colors/yarn/etc.) These are great for kids as well as adults.

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Difficulty: Easy

Materials: Lion Brand Homespun yarn: Sea-foam, Size I Crochet hook, and poly-fill

SL =Slip Stitch

CH = Chain

SC = Single Crochet

SC3tog= Single Crochet 3 sps together

SP(S) = Space(s)

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Instructions:

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Base: Ch 55

Row 1: (17 SC, 3 SC in next) twice, 17 SC, CH 1, turn.

Row 2: SC across, CH 1, turn.

Row 3:  18 SC, 3 SC in next sp, 20 SC, 3 SC in next sp, 18 SC, Ch 1, turn.

Row 4-20: SC across, Ch 1, turn

Row 21: 18 SC, SC3tog, 20 SC, SC3tog, 18 SC, Ch 1 turn.

Row 22: SC across, Ch 1, turn.

Row 23: 17 SC, SC 3 tog, 17 Sc, SC3 tog, 17 SC, Ch 1 turn.

Row 24: SC across, Ch 1, turn.

Row 25: Fold motif in half and SL Base row and Row 24 Together forming a tube. Tie and Hide string.

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Ends:

Connect String to an opening of the tube and do the following:

Rnd 1: SC around, SL to 1st SC made, Ch 1 turn.

Rnd 2-3: *SC, SC2tog, Rep from * around, Sl to 1st SC made, Ch 1, turn.

Rnd 4: SC, SC2tog, Rep from * around, Sl to 1st SC made, tie off and leave long tail.

Weave the tail in and out of Rnd 4, Pull tail to shut opening, tie off and hide string.

Stuff Pillow with poly-fill and Rep Rnd’s 1-4 to other end of pillow.

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*Note: if you want a thicker/bigger pillow then just repeat Rows 4 as much as needed to fit your needs.

 

About The Author

Esther Leavitt is a pattern designer and craft editor for Craftown.com.  About herself she says "Crafts are a way for me to unwind but at the same time keep my hands busy so I don't go crazy."  She is also the owner and proprietor of Crafts by Starlight