Tuesday, March 13, 2012

Petite Granny Rose Pillow

A teaser for the future 
Crochet-A-Long starting on 
the first day of Spring
For my sweet mother-in-law. :-)
In blue, sage and rose to match her home.
See this post for matching dishcloths that were made last year.

Eight rose granny squares,
four for each side:
Picot stitched together:
with three button opening:
Happy Birthday Mama Corky!


  1. Gorgeous! Love that rose pattern!

  2. Your so sweet to Mama Corky! I can't hardly wait till the crochet-a-long! Those are so beautiful. Those dishrags are awesome as well! Still waiting on some new threads. I might have to make a trip and get some if they don't arrive in time in the mail. :'] Hope your enjoying your week!

  3. Wow that is beautiful. I wish I could make something as pretty as that. I bet Mama Corky will love it!

  4. Absolutely beautiful Astri! Lovely colours and a very pretty flower - looking forward to you CAL :-)
    Carole x

  5. I noticed the pink letters right away and thought "What! Where is the red-yellow-blue theme?" (I understood after reading a little further.)

    Have fun with the CAL! I will be watching with interest in case I ever want to host one.

  6. I absolutely adore that pillow. It is so beautiful! I am looking forward to your CAL! I already know at least one of my daughters (probably both) will want a petite one for themselves!

  7. LOVE the pillow, Astri. It's sooooo pretty. Your Mama Corky is going to be absolutely delighted.

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  9. Je recommence :)
    Joli cadeau empreint de tendresse, elle appréciera j'en suis sûre.
    Bonne fin de journée !

  10. Such pretty colors and a lovely pattern. I know your MIL is gonna love it (or already does). :) Hope your week is great. Tammy

  11. very lovely design...i love the colours..so inspiring...so many things to make, can't wait to start on this project...do drop by my blog to see my stuff...jencreativecorner.blogspot.com

  12. Sweet comments, thank you all so much! Tomorrow we will start to make one together. :-)

  13. What size is this pillow? I'm curious as to what size the granny rose squares are. I really like how the 4 rose squares look together...very dainty and sweet. I am also considering 9 squares. Trying to plan out my CAL variation and am trying to figure out what sized pillow I would need.

  14. Hello Petunia! The pillow is in California now; however, I believe it is approximately 11" x 11". Each square is a little over 5" x 5". Have a good day!


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