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|Free Crochet Filet Rooster Pillow
Materials: Crochet Cotton Size 10; 1 - 50 gm ball
Steel Crochet Hook Size 7 or 1.50 mm
Pillow Form 12” x 12”
½ Yd Fabric
Sewing Needle and Thread
Finished Size Approximately 12” x 12”
Gauge: 7 sp or bl = 2”
Note: When working pattern 4 dc = 1 bl, 7 dc = 2 bl.
Add 3 dc for each attached bl.
When following chart, work right side rows from right to left and wrong side rows from left to right.
Starting at lower edge, ch 144.
Row 1: Dc in 4th ch from hook and in each ch across (142 dc, counting ch-3 at beg of row as one
dc). Ch 3, turn.
Row 2: Sk first dc (turning ch counts as one dc), dc in each of next 3 dc, (ch 2, sk 2 dc, dc in next
dc) 45 times, dc in each of next 2 dc, dc in top of ch-3. Ch 3, turn.
Rows 3-4: Sk first dc, dc in each of next 3 dc, work (ch 2, sk sp, dc in next dc) across to last 3 sts,
dc in each of next 2 dc, dc in top of ch-3. Ch 3, turn.
Row 5: Work first bl as before, work 14 sp, 2 dc in next sp, dc in next dc, work in sp pattern across,
work last bl as before. Ch 3, turn.
Row 6: Work first bl, work 25 sp, (2 dc in next sp, dc in next dc) twice, work 1 sp, 2 bl, then work in
sp pattern across, work last block. Ch 3, turn.
Rows 7-59: Starting with row 7, follow chart for design. At end of last row, do not ch 3 or break off.
Sc evenly around all edges, working 3 sc in each corner. Join and break off.
Lining: Cut 2 pieces from fabric, each 13” x 13”. Using ½” seam allowance, hold both pieces
together and sew on 3 sides, leave 4th side open. Turn to right side, insert pillow form, sew 4th
side closed. Weave in ends. Spray starch pillow top, if desired, easing piece to 12” x 12”. When
dry, sew to one side of covered pillow, with needle and thread.