Details Want to
try something new? This Tunisian Knit pillow is
just the decorative accent you've been looking for.
Our three-color combinations look neither knit nor
crocheted but create an interesting weave pattern.
Learn more about Tunisian Knitting below. Two-color
option available in our Sports Fan Collection.
(crochet like but super simple for
5 balls ofAurora 8
(more about yarnshere)
Optional high quality,hypoallergenic pillow form
- Tunisian 14" long Size K Tunisian crochet hook
for 5 balls of yarn and pattern. Designer:Bella
What is Tunisian
craft is a combination of knitting and
crochet. It uses just one hook but has
stitches on this hook like knitting. Since
we are knitters we abandoned traditional
cast on method and used the Long Tail cast
on. The great thing about Tunisian Knitting
is that it's quick and easy to learn and
working with two colors is easier than with
It's a craft with a long history and many
names: Tunisian crochet, Tunisian knitting,
Shepherd's knitting, Scottish knitting,
Irish crochet, Hook knitting, Tunisian
crochet, or Afghan stitch.
Who should try it?
(of course)! We think this is the perfect
first project for young crafters. We've
taught 8 to 10 year olds in less than an
hour. In order to make it easy we've
included step by step photo instructions
with your pattern.
Why we love it!
First we love
learning something new. We've gone with the
traditional Tunisian Knitting gauge because
we love the woven look. It's doesn't look
knit and it doesn't look crochet either and
both right side and wrong sides are
interesting. Even better, it is easier to
'knit' with two or three colors than it is
with just one.
We've used it in several projects including
scarves for him or her, pillows and even a