Crocheted Sports Bedspread and Pillow Set

Designer Michelle Maks Thompson strikes again, this time with fast-finish squares worked in Softee Chunky from Bernat Yarns; the logos are cut from pennants and sewn or glued on.
Materials
boy sitting on crocheted bedspread

Sizes:
Bedspread = 50x60" (excluding borders)

Pillow = 14" square (excluding borders)

Prep: Gauge
27 sc and 34 rows = 10". TAKE TIME TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE.

Shop: Yarns

Softee Chunky Solids from Bernat (Art. 161439) 100% acrylic; 3-1/2 oz. (100 g); 164 yds. (150 m); chunky weight

Bedspread:

  • 6 balls #39114 Faded Denim (A)
  • 3 balls #39705 Berry Red (B)
  • 2 balls #39011 Soft Taupe (C)

Pillow:

  • 1 ball #39114 Faded Denim (A)
  • 1 ball #39705 Berry Red (B)
  • 1 ball #39011 Soft Taupe (C)
  • 1 ball #39008 Natural (D)

Hook & Extras

  • Size J/10 (6 mm) crochet hook OR SIZE NEEDED TO OBTAIN GAUGE
  • 14" pillow form
  • Assorted appliqués (sample uses WinCraft Sports officially licensed pennants,cutting decorative sections from a variety of pennants)
  • Sewing needle and thread OR fabric glue (such as Fabri-Tek)
  • Blunt-end yarn needle

Continued on page 2:  Crochet the Bedspread