How many stitches do you need for an 18 inch cushion?

Create your knitted pillow covers according to the size of your specific pillow. We made our cover with 36 stitches across to fit our 18-inch wide pillow.

How many stitches do you need for a cushion?

Cast on 32 stitches using the cable cast-on method. Row 1 – Knit 2, purl 2, knit 2, purl 2 then repeat to the end of the row finishing with purl 2. Row 2 – Slip the first stitch.

How do you make an 18 inch cushion cover?

Sewing Instructions To Sew an 18 inch Envelope Pillow Cover

  1. Cut 1 piece of fabric 18 inch square.
  2. Cut 2 pieces of fabric 18 inch by 13 inch each.
  3. Hem 1 long side of each of the 18 x 13 inch pieces with a 1/2 inch hem folded twice. …
  4. Place your main fabric piece,(18″ x 18″) face up on your work surface.

How many balls of wool do I need for a cushion cover?

A pattern to knit cushion covers in Hayfield Aran with Wool yarn. Bobble and Hourglass Cushion Cover measures approximately 41 x 40 cm (16 x 15 3/4 inches) and requires 3 100g balls. Block and Moss Stitch Cushion Cover measures approximately 41 x 41 cm (16 x 16 inches) and requires 2 100g balls.

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How many balls of yarn do I need for a cushion cover?

The finished cushion cover size is 49 times bigger than the swatch size. The length of yarn in the 100g ball is 20 times the length of yarn needed to knit the swatch. Therefore I need approx. two and a half balls.

How much fabric do I need for an 18 inch cushion?

Sizing Up Fabric Needs for Pillow Covers

Dimensions (Length by Width) Amount of Fabric Needed for 1 Pillow Cover (Using 54-inch Wide Fabric with No Pattern Matching)
14 x 14 inches 1/2 yard
16 x 16 inches 1/2 yard
18 x 18 inches 5/8 yard
20 x 20 inches 3/4 yard

How many yards of fabric do I need for an 18 inch pillow?

One 12- to 14-inch pillow requires a 36-inch square (1 yard). An 18– to 20-inch pillow needs 1 1/4 yards of 54-inch fabric.

How big do I cut fabric for an 18 inch pillow form?

For an 18″ wide pillow, cut two squares of fabric measuring 18 x 18 inches. I don’t cut them larger for a seam allowance. I find making the pillow covers slightly smaller than the pillow forms makes the pillows nice and full looking. Lay one piece over the other piece, right sides together & pin.

How many stitches do you need to knit a pillow?

Needles: US 7 (4.5 mm) needles, or the size needed to match gauge. Other materials: Yarn needle; 14-inch pillow form. Size: 14 inches square. Gauge: 20 stitches and 26 rows per 4 inches in stockinette stitch.

How much yarn does it take to knit a pillow?

Take one long length of yarn, about 75 inches ( You won’t use it all, but better to have too much than not enough!) start at the bottom corner and start to weave your yarn through the knitted loops of your pillow cover. Weave under not over.

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Can you knit a cushion?

Knitted pillows and cushions do the job perfectly and the are on trend. Open any home decorating magazine and you‘re sure to find knitted pillows somewhere on the pages. I’ve rounded up ten free patterns that are easy to knit.

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