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Navajo cushion

Ability: Intermediate

Availability: In stock


Product Description

A Native American inspired bolster cushion cover
“A little bit of pattern goes a long
way. Try pom poms or tassels on either end of the bolster for a truly artisan look.”

- Jo Storie

To fit a bolster style cushion 
Width cm 17
Length cm 45
  in 17¾
Yarn type Rowan Purelife 100% British wool
Yarn stockists Buy from the Jo Storie Yarn shop.
Yarn shade Colour A - Steel Grey Suffolk
Colour B - Mid-Brown Jacob
Yarn weight Chunky / bulky
Amount of yarn
Yarn Ball/skein size Amount
Rowan 'Purelife' British Sheep Breeds Wool in Chunky weight 100g (approx 110m / 120yds)
Col A Steel Grey Suffolk 2
Col B Mid Brown Jacob 1

Yarn amounts are based on average requirements and are approximate. You may wish to order an extra ball/skein to be sure you have sufficient yarn.

Ability Intermediate
Skills required You will need to be able to work in fairisle and intarsia and follow a pattern chart. You will also need to know how to work a simple moss stitch pattern and understand short row shaping.
Materials required You will need:
• one pair 7mm (US 10.5) straight needles
• a tapestry needle for sewing
• row counters
• 6 x 3cm (1¼in) buttons.
Tension 13 sts x 18 rows to 10 x 10cm (4 x 4in) in st st using 7mm (US 10½) needles.

Tensions are provided should you wish to substitute an alternative yarn to that suggested by us. Please ensure you knit a tension square to check that the yarn is suitable as not all yarns will give a like for like result.

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