Knitting for home

Knitting for home

Motif throw crochet pattern

Throw crochet patternFINISHED MEASUREMENTS

43 inches wide x 54 inches long


Lion Brand Yarn Vanna's Choice medium (worsted) weight acrylic yarn (3 1/2oz/170 yds/100g per skein):

7 skeins #133 brick

3 skeins each #134 terra-cotta and #158 mustard

Dog knitting pattern free


2 x 50g (145m) balls of Rico Design Baby Teddy Aran (75% polyester, 25% polyamide) in Azure (020); length of DK yarn in Black for embroidery and Blue.

Pair of 3mm (No.11) and 3 1/4mm (No.10) knitting needles; washable toy stuffing; narrow pleather belt cut to size for dog's collar.


Cable crochet pillow pattern

Pillow crochet patternStitch a stunning home accessory with this intricate cable motif pillow.


18 inches square


Garnstudio Drops Alaska medium (worsted) weight wool yarn (1 3/4 oz/77 yds/50g per skein): 9 balls #03 light grey

Size J/10/6mm crochet hook or size needed to obtain gauge

18-inch-square pillow form

Crochet toy mouse pattern free

Toy crochet patternYarn used

Scheepjes Soft Fun

1 ball each in 2427 (A), 2511 (B), 2515 (C), 2530 (D)

About the yarn

DK; 140m per 50g ball; 60% cotton, 40% acrylic


Exact tension is not critical for this pattern, but stitches should be tight to avoid having the stuffing show through

Mandala crochet pattern

Mandala crochet patternThis pretty motif uses crocodile stitch for a fun, textured design for you to make and send in for The Big Mandala Swap!

Design by Hugh Metcalf

Yarn used Vinni's Colours Nikkim 1 ball each in white (A), Kingfisher (B), Lavender (C)

About the yarn DK; 199m per 50g ball; 100% cotton

Tension 20 sts = 10cm measured over tr

Hook used 4mm