Completed Pillow

I just completed this pillow. It was supposed to be a present for a friend of mine who's getting married, but I'm not sure it's good enough for a present. It was my first real attempt at seaming and I'm afraid I didn't do a good job.

-Ger

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sonics's picture

Its a lovely gift. Give it

Its a lovely gift. Give it with pride.

pjmma's picture

Beautiful work, beautiful

Beautiful work, beautiful gift.
Give it with confidence!
It may end up being one of the most memorable gifts they receive.

mr.cullen's picture

I like the pillow. The

I like the pillow. The tassels look great too. What did you fill the pillow with? And did you line the pillow with anything? Just curious because I just might start making a pillow (I am getting rather tired of always making scarves!).

I didn't line it with

I didn't line it with anything. I used a pillow form from Hobby Lobby. It was fun. If I had to do it again, I would have knitted it in the round so I wouldn't have to worry about so many seams.

mysterJay's picture

You didn't show the seams,

You didn't show the seams, but it really does look wonderful. I want to get married so you can make me one too. :D

Jaredsfa2004's picture

Looks Amazing!!! Where did

Looks Amazing!!! Where did you get the pattern? or did you figure it out yourself?

cashmere knight's picture

Great job there! Love the

Great job there! Love the design, and the stitching is beautifully done. Must've taken some real concentration to follow that all through. That would make a wonderful gift.

Keep it lite and happy!

You could made up a design

You could made up a design really easy, but I used the following pattern.

http://www.canadianliving.com/crafts/knitting/aran_pillow.php

steve kadel's picture

looks good to me. i got

looks good to me. i got married recently. you could send it my way :) it's still under the 12 month limit :)

albert's picture

Looking good! We're always

Looking good! We're always too critical of our own work.

This is just beautiful. I

This is just beautiful. I would be pleased to have such a lovely gift.

RickeScott's picture

Lovely pillow and a great

Lovely pillow and a great gift.

MMario's picture

Are you kidding? Looks

Are you kidding? Looks great. Give it to them early and save them the cost of a ring-bearer's pillow!

crmartin's picture

I think the pillow looks

I think the pillow looks great, I really can't see anything wrong with it.

Randy