Sheep Pillow by Charles Voth

Sheep Pillow

January 2013
Aran (8 wpi) ?
15.5 stitches and 18 rows = 4 inches
in single crochet using smaller hook and yarn A (U.S. terminology)
6.5 mm (K)
5.5 mm (I)
830 yards (759 m)
One size; 18" X 18"/46 cm X 46 cm square, not including head
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A ruffled pillow makes a cute and fluffy sheep.

Note: Sheep’s head and body are worked in a continuous spiral without joining at the end of each round.

Take time to check gauge.

Skill Level



  • Small amount of black yarn
  • Stitch markers
  • Tapestry needle
  • Fiberfill
  • 18” x 18”/46 cm X 46 cm pillow form


Yarn A: Red Heart With Love, 7 oz/198 gm (370 yds/338 m)
2 skeins of Aran #1303, total 740 yds/676 m

Yarn B: Red Heart Boutique Sashay Solid, 3.5 oz/100 gm (30 yds/27 m)
3 skeins of Aran #1112, total 90 yds/81 m