Bird House Row – Pillow Art
This pillow is a must for bird house lovers. Create as is, or choose the colors you love.
Pillow shown is 28” x 14” (71.1 x 35.5 cm). The bird houses are sized to fit individually on a 14” x 14” (35.5 x 35.5 cm) pillow as well.
Degree of Difficulty
Front: 270 yards Chunky weight yarn in yellow, (or yarn color of your choice), for 28” x 14” (71.1 x 35.5 cm) pillow. 135 yards each, for 14” x 14” (35.5 x 35.5 cm) pillow.
Back: 270 yards Chunky weight yarn in Teal, (or yarn color of your choice) for 28” x 14” (71.1 x 35.5 cm) pillow. 135 yards each, for 14” x 14” (35.5 x 35.5 cm) pillow.
Houses: 50 yards, or less, of DK, light worsted weight yarn in green, blue, cream, blue, red, yellow, black, and brick. Or colors of your choice.
Remnant of Medium worsted weight yarn for embellishments
28 x 14” (71.1 x 35.5 cm) pillow form, or 4 14 x 14” (35.5 x 35.5 cm) pillow forms..
Large embroidery needle
5.0 mm crochet hook
5.5 mm crochet hook
4.0 mm crochet hook
4.5 mm crochet hook
Pillow pictured was crocheted with:
Front: Bernat Bambo #9251 Yellow
Back: Bernat Softeen Chunky, #39203 Teal
Tall Green House: Naturally Caron SPA, #0004 Green Sheen and #0020 Loden. Roof: Paton Kroy Sock Yarn #0908 Jacquard.
Striped House: Roof: Cascade Pima/Tencel blend. #7478 Red.
Stripes Cascade Pima/Tencel #0030 Off White, and Brown Sheep Cotton Fine, #CF345 Gold Dust.
Flower: Caron Country #0021 Peacock.
Colonial House: Cascade Pima/Tencel #9503 Rust, and #0030 Off White. Roof: Cascade Pima/Tencel #9516 Navy, Door, Window and Roof Trim: Cascade Cotton Rich DK #2550 Blue.
Country House: Cascade Yarns chunks #9452 Teal. Roof: Caron Country #0021 Peacock. Door: Cascade Pima/Tencel #7478 Red. Window: Brown Sheep Cotton Fine, #CF345 Gold Dust.
Crochet front, back, and embellishment pieces separately and attach together.
With the larger oblong pillow, it is helpful to insert pillow form into finished pillow, before attaching houses. This is helpful to get the houses placed correctly and make sure the pillow can stretch over the base.