Friday, May 14, 2010

Spring/Summer Cuhsion

HI, I have not posted here for a while as I have been concentrating on a bit of quilting and taking part in a couple of Quilting Bees.
Here is a picture of my first ever crochet cushion cover.

I wanted a light and fresh cover to go on a cream chair that we have bravely put in the living room. The wool is left over from other projects and I saw a similar idea over at Attic24.

I wanted to make the back different, therefore having two cushions in one. The white wool is in fact 100% cotton yarn. I normally use it for making dish cloths and it was lovely to crochet with. I stitched the panels together and then finished off the edging with some picot stitch.
I still have a little bit of wool left so another project is in the pipeline.
More of the making can be seen on my blog.


  1. Gorgeous! That will really dress up your white chair. And you ARE very brave!

    I love the picot edging.

  2. This is beautiful!!! It reminds me of nice holidays, sun, a quiet conuntry and all those little things that makes me happy :)
    Have a nice week!

  3. ahhh, what lovely comments, made a great start to my weekend. Many thanks.x

  4. I love it. And it looks lovely on that chair. The colors are just right, not too bold and not to pale.

  5. OOOoooo That cushion is just beautiful! And it looks great on your chair.


  6. turned out lovely, very summer-y like! Hmm... like popsicles on a hot summer day.