Erin Medley

It’s a clever Cake pillow made from Cake yarns! Delicious cake with dripping chocolate frosting and strawberry puffs on top—it looks good enough to eat!

The Designer: Maxine Velasco

Maxine Velasco is the crochet designer behind Diceberry Designs. She lives in California. Crochet has been an on-off relationship for a decade until running into a crochet toy contest and receiving positive support from her first design in 2013. Since then, she’s married her passion for art, geekery, and the unusual into molding unique craft work with crochet and amigurumi makes. Her work has been featured in books and online magazine publications, with her biggest feat at the New York RESOBOX exhibit in 2016. She is hopeful to reach more crochet milestones in the future.

About The Pattern

Skill Level

Intermediate

The Yarn – Premier Sweet Rolls

Premier Yarns Sweet Roll, aran weight #4 yarn (100% acrylic; 245 yds/224m per 4.9 oz/140g skein)

1 cake Cheesecake Pop

Red Heart With Love, aran weight #4 yarn (100% acrylic; 370 yds/338m per 7 oz/198g skein)

1 skein White

Loops and Threads Impeccable, aran weight #4 yarn (100% acrylic; 277 yds/253m per 4.5 oz/127g skein)•

1 skein Chocolate

Red Heart Super Saver, aran weight #4 yarn (100% acrylic; 364 yds/333m per 7 oz/198g skein)

1 skein Cherry Red

Yarn Substitutions

Caron Cakes

Knit Picks Brava

Bernat Pop!

Hook & Other Materials

US Size E/4 (3.5mm) crochet hook

US Size H/8 (5.0mm) crochet hook

Yarn needle

Sizes/Finished Measurements

10.5” x 9.5”

Gauge

Gauge is not critical for this project.

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Erin Medley

www.happilyhooked.com

Erin is the owner of Crochet Medley, and the Publishing Assistant at Happily Hooked Magazine. A born and raised Michigander, she’s a military wife, and mother of two. Some of her favorite things to crochet are hats, cowls, and amigurumi. Crochet was introduced to her as a pre-teen, but became an obsession in 2008 when her son was born, so she opened a little shop to bring others joy! When she isn’t working with yarn, Erin enjoys her two fur babies, hockey, scrapbooking, coloring with the kids, baking, Star Wars, beading, reading, and watching true crime books or shows.

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