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St Abbs

Ability: Experienced

Availability: In stock


Product Description

A multi-pleated, hand-knotted cable, cushion cover

“This is an exercise in stitch manipulation and the results produce a very tactile, sculptural little work of art that is also utterly functional.” - Jo Storie

Sizes To fit a rectangular cushion pad of 50 x 30cm (19½ x 12in).
Width - 48cm (19in)
Length - 30cm (12in)
Yarn type Cornish Organic 100% Wool
Yarn stockists See Cornish Organic website for details.

You could also use Cascade yarns ‘Eco wool’ – a 100% Natural Peruvian wool more information from Cascade Yarns.
Yarn shade Camel
Yarn weight Aran
Amount of yarn You'll need approx 4 x 100g balls - 600m / 656yds

Note 1 ball = approx 150m / 164yds
Ability Experienced
Skills required • You will need to be able to do a pleated st, short row knitting, create button holes, pick up sts and work a three needle cast off.
Materials required You will need:
  • 1 pair each 5mm and 5.5mm (US 8 and 9) needles
  • 1 chunky cable needle, sewing needle
  • Stitch markers and stitch holders
  • 4 x 2cm (¾in) buttons.
Tension • 16 sts x 23 rows to 10 x 10cm (4 x 4in) in st st using 5.5mm (US 9) needles and single strand of yarn.

St Abbs

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