It is always exciting to add new cushions to your home. They make an immediate impact, allowing you to quickly update your decor to welcome the coming season. The cushions featured here have a sophisticated texture and character and will look good in many different yarns and colour choices.
The pattern includes details for three different sizes – for scatter cushions, comfy pillows and a larger size for the ultimate in style.
Please see below for more information about this pattern.
TECHNIQUES REQUIRED: Knitting, purling, working in the round and 3-needle bind off.
SIZES: Small (Medium, Large)
Side measurements: 39 (44, 49)cm/15.5 (17.5, 19.5) ins.
To fit cushions: 40 (45, 50)cm/16 (18, 20) ins square.
Knit Picks "Wool of the Andes", 100% wool, 101m/110 yds:50gm ball in:
. Either Col 1: #23766 Avocado / Green
. or Col 2: #24653 Calypso Heather / Deep Turquoise
x4 (5, 7) balls for each cushion.
Actual amount used in large green cushion: 312gm/11 oz, 630m/689 yds.
Yarn substitution: To use an alternative yarn, please select a Worsted / Light Aran weight wool yarn with a recommended gauge of 18-20 sts:10 cm/4 ins using 4-5.5mm/US #6-9 needles.
. Size 4.5mm/US #7 circular needles, length 80 (80, 100) cm/32 (32, 40) ins.
. Spare 4.5mm/US #7 needle for 3-needle Bind Off.
22 sts & 26 rows:10cm/4 ins in Woven Reed Stitch pattern, using 4.5mm/US #7 needles.
. Row counter, removable markers and tapestry needle for finishing.
. Cushion insert or pillow form: 40 (45, 50) cm/16 (18, 20) ins square.
. Zip: 35 (40, 45) cm/14 (16, 18) ins long, plus sewing needle & matching thread.
The pattern includes stitch charts and full line-by-line instructions and is available for immediate download.
Payments can be made by credit card, debit card, or PayPal. You will then receive a confirmation of your transaction together with the download link by e-mail.
The pdf file can be printed out or viewed on a computer, tablet or mobile device. Please let me know if you have any difficulties in downloading or opening the file.
12 Aug 2015: Autumn is coming
17 Aug 2015: New pattern - Hyland Cushions
Current Version: v16JUN2023
Please contact me if you have a previous version of the pattern and would like an updated copy.
© Moira Ravenscroft, 2023