Measurements 40 cm x 40 cm (16in x 16in)
Materials – All Double Knitting yarn except for the White Sheep
2-50 gram ball light green for the front and back
1-25 gram ball light blue for the back
1-25 gram ball white for the back
1-25 gram ball Sirdar Snuggly Snowflake Chunky
Small amount of black for the sheep
Suggested yarns to use:
Sirdar Country Style DK and Sirdar Hayfield Bonus DK
Rowan Pure Wool DK
Rico Essentials Merino DK
1 pair of 4 mm (UK8 – USA6) and 1 pair of 3 ¼ mm (UK10 – USA3) knitting needles
22 sts and 28 rows to 10 cm (4 in) over stocking stitch on 4 mm needles)
The cushion is knitted in one piece. The back has a button opening and is knitted in stripes of 5 rows per colour. Add some lovely sheep buttons to add interest to the back of the cushion.
If you already have DK yarns (8 ply) in similar colours they could be used as long as they match the gauge 22 sts and 28 rows to 4" (10 cm) over stocking stitch
The Sheep in the Countryside Pillow knitting pattern can be purchased separately from my Etsy Store.
Pattern Language - English
Feb 21, 2017
Oct 8, 2016
I bought both of her sheep patterns because they reminded me of my dream trip to Ireland. So many lovely sheep wandering about. Her patterns are amazing and easy to read. Have fun creating your own nostalgic piece with one of her patterns.:)
May 26, 2015
Love this pattern. I haven't started the project yet but have read over the pattern and It looks doable. Very cute!❤️
Mar 10, 2015
It was a download so easy to access. I bought it for a friend so hoping she likes it too!