Monthly Archives: July 2012

Independence Pillow – Part 4

All of the pieces to our pillow are complete and it is time to assemble them into a stylish accessory.  I believe that finishing is the most important step in creating beautiful garments.  Taking the time to seam carefully allows your expert knitting to remain the focus.  Seaming is not an exact science and it […]

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Independence Pillow – Part 3

I hope you are as big of a fan of these buttonholes as I am!  I love the stability they provide to the knitted piece and their neat appearance nestled so handsomely in the ribs of our pillow back.  You can use this buttonhole over any number of stitches in your future projects. Today’s clue […]

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Independence Pillow – Part 2

I hope you enjoyed the cable pattern covering our Pillow Front.  Whether you chose to use a cable needle or not, this classic design is a perfect accent in any home decor. Part Two brings us to the Buttonhole Band that will become a part of the back of the pillow.  Having a pillow that […]

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Independence Pillow – Part 1

I’m delighted to return with the summer edition of the Progressive Needles Knit Along debuting our new project, Independence Pillow.  As with all of the KALs, we will combine knitting education and fun with prizes generously supplied by our sponsor, Skacel.  Take a break from the heat and knit this great looking pillow that is […]

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