Seabreeze Ottoman Cover

This Sea Breeze Ottoman Cover is a fun and easy knitting project for all levels of knit wits.  Mix and match bold colors to create an ottoman cover pattern to perfectly match your home decor.  This is a simple way to transform furniture without having to spend a ton of money on supplies.   This is also a great way to turn that thrift store find into something colorful and decorative.

Materials:

  • 3 balls RED HEART® Vivid™ yarn in each of the following colors:
  • Electric Blue-6804 (A)
  • Glowing Green-6631 (B)
  • 1 ball RED HEART® Vivid™ yarn in Purple Pizzazz-6537 (C)
  • 12mm [US 17] Susan Bates® Knitting Needles
  • Yarn needle
  • Gauge:  6½ sts = 4″ [10cm]; 9 rows = 4″ [10cm].  CHECK YOUR GAUGE. Use any size needles to obtain the gauge given.

Instructions:

Ottoman Cover measures 15 x 15 x 15″ (38 x  38 x  38)

Sides (Make 2 with A and 2 with B)

Cast on 24 sts.

Knit 3 rows.

Change to work in St st until piece measures 15″ [38cm] from beginning.

Bind off.

Top

With C, cast on 24 sts.

Work in St st until piece measures 15″ [38cm] from beginning.

Bind off.

Finishing

Sew Side pieces together along side edges, alternating A and B. With cast-on edges of Sides at lower edge, fit Top along bind-off edges of Sides and sew together. 

Weave in ends.