Patriotic Corner to Corner Crochet Pillow

Patriotic C2C Crochet Pillow | Free Pattern & Video Tutorial

Patriotic C2C Crochet Pillow

Crochet Pattern by B. Hooked Crochet, Copyright 2019.

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This pattern is written in US crochet terms

intermediate crochet pattern

Gather Your Supplies

For this corner to corner crochet pillow I recommend using Lion Brand Feels Like Butta yarn because it is incredibly soft and very easy to work with.

To make one pillow, you’ll need approximately 430 yards of yarn.

If you choose to substitute yarn, I recommend you stay in the worsted weight category.

Here’s what you’ll need:

  • 1 skein Lion Brand Feels Like Butta, Royal Blue
  • 1 skein Lion Brand Feels Like Butta, Red
  • 1 skein Lion Brand Feels Like Butta, White
  • 10″ x 10″ Pillow Form
  • 4 mm Crochet Hook
  • Darning Needle
  • Scissors


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Gauge

6 tiles = 3.5″

Check your gauge. Use any size hook to obtain gauge. This will make sure your corner to corner crochet pillow will come out the right size and that you will have enough yarn to finish the project.

Finished Size

Fits a 10″ x 10″ pillow form

Abbreviations

  • Ch – Chain
  • Dc – Double Crochet
  • Rep – Repeat
  • Sc – Single Crochet
  • Slst – Slip Stitch
  • St(s) – Stitch(es)

For a list of all crochet abbreviations, check out my quick guide here:

Crochet Abbreviations Quick Guide

Pattern Notes

This corner to corner crochet pillow starts at one corner and uses alternating color changes to create diagonal stripes.

You may choose to carry the yarn between color transitions to reduce the number of ends to weave in. Alternatively, you can fasten off at the end of each color transition and attach the new color when indicated.

The border is worked last and is made up of two rounds. For assistance with the border, have a look at this tutorial.

Color Key:

  • Color A – Royal Blue
  • Color B – White
  • Color C – Red

Patriotic Corner to Corner Crochet Pillow Instructions

Patriotic C2C Crochet Pillow | Free Pattern & Video Tutorial

Front and Back Panel (make two)

Download the color diagram here

Row 1: With A, Ch 6. Dc in 4th ch from the hook and in next 2 ch. Turn. (one tile)

Row 2: Ch 6. Dc in 4th ch from hook and in next 2 ch. (slst, ch 3, 3 dc) in ch-3 space of previous row. (two tiles)

Row 3: Ch 6. Dc in 4th ch from hook and in next 2 ch. [(slst, ch 3, 3 Dc) in ch-3 sp of previous row] twice. Turn. (three tiles)

Row 4: Ch 6. Dc in 4th ch from hook and in next 2 ch. [(slst, ch 3, 3 dc) in ch-3 space of previous row] three times. Turn. (four tiles)

Continue in this manner, increasing one tile every row until there are 18 tiles across. Change to color B in last Dc of row. Turn.

Now work in decreasing rows as follows:

Row 19: With color B, slst across first 3 Dc. *(slst, ch 3, 3 Dc) in next ch-3 space of previous row. Rep from * to last ch-3 space. Slst in last ch-3 space. Turn. (17 tiles)

Row 20: Slst across first 3 Dc. *(slst, ch 3, 3 Dc) in next ch-3 space of previous row. Rep from * to last ch-3 space. Slst in last ch-3 space. Turn. (16 tiles)

Row 21: Slst across first 3 Dc. *(slst, ch 3, 3 Dc) in next ch-3 space of previous row. Rep from * to last ch-3 space. Slst in last ch-3 space. Turn. Change to color C in last Dc of row. Turn. (15 tiles)

Continue in this manner, decreasing one tile every row until one tile remains. Work stripe pattern as follows:

  • [3 rows C, 3 rows B] twice
  • [2 rows C] once

Fasten off and weave in ends.

Border

Round 1: With color A, fasten on in any corner stitch and Sc in same space (first st of round). *[Ch 3. Sc in space between blocks] 16 times to corner. Ch 3 and Sc in next corner st. Rep from * 3 times. Ch 3 and join with a slst to first Sc.

Round 2: Slst in fist ch-3 space from round 1. Ch 3 (counts as Dc). Make 2 Dc in same ch-3 space. *[3 Dc next ch-3 space] 16 times. 3 Dc in corner Sc st. Rep from * 3 times. 3 Dc last ch-3 space. Join with a slst to 3rd ch.

Fasten off and weave in ends.

Assembly

With color A and a darning needle, sew three edges of the two pillow panels together using the second round border stitches.

Insert the pillow form and sew the fourth side.

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