Olive Cushion by Claire Montgomerie
The hexagon granny motif was the starting point for this cushion, with puffs and popcorns adding a pretty three-dimensional texture.
Find the pattern in 149 of Inside Crochet magazine.
* James C Brett Cotton On, 50% cotton/50% acrylic, 50g/145m/158yds
Yarn A: Coral CO6 x 1 ball
Yarn B: Grass CO16 x 1 ball
Yarn C: Mint CO12 x 1 ball
Yarn D: Beige CO4 x 1 ball
Yarn E: Blush CO5 x 1 ball
Yarn F: Turquoise CO10 x 1 ball
Yarn G: Cream CO2 x 3 balls
* 4mm hook
* Cushion pad approx. 40 x 40cm/15¾ x 15¾in
* Five buttons, approx. 2cm/¾in in diameter
This yarn has been discontinued. Sirdar Snuggly Replay DK would be a good alternative here.
Claire is a textiles designer specialising in knitting and crochet, constructing fabrics, garments, creatures and accessories that are fun, quirky and modern. Find out more at www.montyknits.blogspot.com.
Designer: Claire Montgomerie