The Project Revel

Didn't mean to keep you waiting about my mystery project, but since it was a stash-busting project, what it would become kept changing as the limited yarn dictated.  So this is what the project became:

The front

It's a crocheted zippered granny pillow case.  The inside reveals another zippered case that doubles as a lining.  That casing is sewn to the crocheted case.  It will fit a 16"x16" pillow form, or if you're like me, you just stuff pillow cases with poly-fil.  :-)

What lessons did I learn with this project?
  1. How to shorten a zipper from the top.  
  2. How to shorten a zipper from the bottom. 
  3.  How to hand-stitch a zipper into place. 
  4.  How to be flexible when working with leftover yarns - I changed the layout a bazillion times because I would run out of yarn in the wrong place. In the end, I tied the scraps of all colors together to sc an edge around the entire project. lol
In a sense, I guess you could say that this project is reversible.

The Back

Soon to be listed in my shop!

Happy Crafting,


  1. What a creative way to use up leftover yarn! The case is so colorful. I love it! ~Val


Thanks for stopping by my blog. Bloggy comments make me smile and responding via email makes me smile even more. Due to spam concerns, posting anonymously has been removed as an option.

If you would like for me to respond to your comment(s), you must not have a no-reply blogger status. To fix that, simply add an email address in your profile and voila, I'll be able to write you back. :-)