Jersey Cushion

Here is a pattern for advanced knitters to create: a jersey cushion!

Jersey Cushion

What you need

for left-hand cushion '
9 40g. balls of Emu Wash 'n Wear
Crepe Double Double Knitting
1 pair of 5 1/2mm. (No. 5) knitting
needles
1 cable needle
for right-hand cushion
9 40g. balls Emu Wash 'n Wear Crepe
Double Double Knitting
1 pai



Instructions

Special abbreviations for this pattern.

Tw.2F. = K. into front of 2nd st. on L.H. needle, then into front of 1st st., and slip both sts. off needle tog.

C.2F.= slip next 2 sts. onto cable needle and leave at front of work, K. next 2 sts. then K.2 sts. from cable needle. C.1B. = slip next st. onto cable needle and leave at back of work, K.l, then K. st. from cable needle.

C.1F. = as C.1B. but leave st. at front of work.

S1.1F. = slip next st. onto cable needle and leave at front of work, P. 1 st. then K. the st. from cable needle. S1.1B. = slip next st. onto cable needle and leave at back of work, K.l st. then P. the st. from cable needle.

M.B. (make bobble) = K. into next st., y.f., K. into st. again, y.f., K. into st. again, turn, K.5, turn, P.5, now pass 2nd, 3rd, 4th and 5th sts. over 1st st.

M.5. = K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l, K.l, all into next st.
F.C. = slip next 2 sts. onto cable needle and leave at front of work, P.l, then K.2 sts. from cable needle.
B.C. = slip next st. onto cable needle and leave at back of work, K.2, then P. st. from cable needle.
Moss7 = K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l, K.l.

RIGHT CUSHION

FRONT

With 6 mm. needles, cast on 76 sts. 1st row P.l, K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l, * K.4, P.l, C.1B, C.1F., P.l, s1.1F., P.4, s1.1B., P.l, C.1B., C.1F., P.l, K.4, * P.l, s1.1F., P.4, s1.1B., P.l, rep.be-tween*and*, P.l, K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l. 2nd row K.5,* P.4, K.l, P.4, K.2, P.l, K.4, P.l, K.2, P.4, K.l, P.4, * K.2, P.l, K.4, P.l, K.2, rep. between * and *, K.5.

3rd row P.l, K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l, * C.2F., P.l, C.1F., C.1B., P.2, s1.1F., M.B., P.l, sl.lB., P.2, C.1F., C.1B., P.l, C.2F., P.l, * P.l, s1.1F., M.B., P.l, s1.1B., P.2, rep. between * and*, K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l.

4th row K.5, * P.4, K.l, P.4, K.3, P.l, K.2, P.l, K.3, P.4, K.l, P.4, * K.3, P.l, K.2, P.l, K.3, rep. between * and ? * K 5

5th row P.l, K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l, *K.4, P.l, C1B., C.1F., P.3, sl.lF., s1.1B P.3, C.1B, C.1F, P.l, K.4, P.l, * P.2, s1F., s1 B, P.3, rep. between * and*, K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l.

6th row K.5, * P.4, K.l, P.4, K.4, s1 next st. onto cable needle and leave at front of work, P.l, then P. st. from cable needle, K.4, P.4, K.l, P.4, * K.4, s1 next st. onto cable needle and leave at front of work, P.l, then P. st. from cable needle, K.4, rep. between * and *, K.5.

7th row P.l, K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l, * C.2F., P.l, C.1F C.1B P.3, sl.lB., s1.1F., P.3, C.1F., C.1B., P.l, C.2F., P.l, * P.2, s1.1B., s1.1F., P.3, rep. between * and *, K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l.

8th row As 4th row.

9th row P.l, K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l,* K.4, P.l, C.1B., C.1F., P.2, sl.lB., P.2, s1.1F., P.2, C.1B., C.1F., P.l, K.4, P.l, * P.l, sl.lB., P.2, s1.1F., P.2, rep. between * and *, K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l.

10th row As 2nd row.

11th row P.l, K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l, * C.2F., P.l, C.1F., C.1B., P.l, sl.lB., P.4, sl.lF., P.l, C.1F., C.1B., P.l, C.2F., P.l, * sl.lB., P.4, sl.lF., P.l, rep. between * and *, K.l, P.l, K.l, P.l.

12th row K.5, * (P.4, K.l) twice, P.l, K.6, P.l, (K.l, P.4) twice, * K.l, P.l, K.6, P.l, K.l, rep. between * and *, K.5.

These 12 rows form the pattern.

Rep. them until work measures 46 cm.
Cast off.

BACK

With 6 mm. needles cast on 66 sts. and work in st.st. until work measures same as front. Cast off.

LEFT CUSHION

FRONT

With 5 1/2 needles, cast on 73 sts
1st row K.l, P.l, to last St., K.l.

2nd row as 1st row.

Cont. in moss st., for a further 6 rows

Cont. in patt. thus:

1st row Moss 7, * Tw.2F., P.3, M.5 P.3, K.l, P.3, M.5, P.3, Tw.2F. * Tw.2F., P.5, F.C, P.l, B.C., P.5 Tw.2F., rep. between * and *, moss 7

2nd row Moss 7, * P.2, K.ll, P.l K.ll, P.2, * P.2, K.6, P.2, K.l, P.2 K.6, P.2, rep. between * and *, moss 7.

3rd row Moss 7, * Tw.2F., P. 11, K.l P.ll,Tw.2F. *,Tw.2F.,P.6,slip nextsts. to cable needle and leave a front of work, K.2, then slip 3rd st from cable needle back on L.H. needle and P. it, then K.2, from cable needle P.6, Tw.2F., rep. between * and * moss 7.

4th row Moss 7, * P.2, K.ll, P.l K.ll, P.2, * P.2, K.6, P.2, K.l, P.2 K.6, P.2, rep. between * and *, moss 7.

5th row Moss 7 * Tw.2F., P.ll, K.l P.ll, Tw.2F. *, Tw.2F., P.5, B.C. P.l, F.C, P.5, Tw.2F., rep. between * and *, moss 7.

6th row Moss 7, * P.2, K.3, P.5 tog. K.3, P.l, K.3, P.5 tog., K.3, P.2, P.2, K.5, P.2, K.3, P.2, K.5, P.2, rep between * and *, moss 7.

7th row Moss 7, * Tw.2F., P.3, K.l P.3, M.5, P.3, K.l, P.3, Tw.2F. * Tw.2F., P.4, B.C., P.3, F.C, P.4 Tw.2F., rep. between * and *, moss 7

8th row Moss 7, * P.2, K.3, P.l, K.ll P.l, K.3, P.2 *, P.2, K.4, P.2, K.5 P.2, K.4, P.2, rep. between * and * moss 7.

9th row Moss 7, * Tw.2F., P.3, K.l P.ll, K.l, P.3, Tw.2F. *, Tw.2F. P.3, B.C., P.5, F.C, P.3, Tw.2F. rep. between * and *, moss 7.

10th row Moss 7, * P.2, K.3, P.l

K.ll, P.l, K.3, P.2 *, P.2, K.3, P.2, K.7, P.2, K.3, P.2, rep. between * and *, moss 7.

11th row Moss 7, * Tw.2F., P. 3, K.l, P.ll, K.l, P.3, Tw.2F. *, Tw.2F., P.2, B.C, P.7, F.C., P.2, Tw.2F., rep. between * and *, moss 7.

12th row Moss 7, * P.2, K.3, P. 1, K.3, P.5 tog., K.3, P.l, K.3, P.2, * P.2, K.2, P.2, K.9, P.2, K.2, P.2, rep. between * and *, moss 7.

13th row Moss 7, rep. 1st row between * and *, Tw.2F., P.l, B.C., P.9, F.C., P.l, Tw.2F., rep. 1st row between * and *, moss 7.

14th row Moss 7, rep. 2nd row between * and *, P.2, K.l, P.2, K.ll, P.2, K.l, P.2, rep. 2nd row between * and *, moss 7.

15th row Moss 7, rep. 3rd row between * and *, Tw.2F., P.l, K.2, P.ll, K.2, P.l, Tw.2F., rep. 3rd row between * and *, moss 7.

16th row Moss 7, rep. 4th row between * and *, P.2, K.l, P.2, K.ll, P.2, K.l, P.2, rep. 4th row between * and *, moss 7.

17th row Moss 7, rep. 5th row between * and *, Tw.2F., P.l, F.C., P.9, B.C., P.l, Tw.2F., rep. 5th row between * and *, moss 7.

18th row Moss 7, rep. 6th row between * and *, P.2, K.2, P.2, K.9, P.2, K.2, P.2, rep. 6th row between * and *, moss 7.

19th row Moss 7, rep. 7th row between * and *, Tw.2F., P.2, F.C., P.7, B.C., P.2, Tw.2F., rep. 7th row between * and *, moss 7.

20th row Moss 7, rep. 8th row between * and *, P.2, K.3, P.2, K.7, P.2, K.3, P.2, rep. 8th row between * and *, moss 7.

21st row Moss 7, rep. 9th row between * and *, Tw.2F., P.3, F.C., P.5, B.C., P.3, Tw.2F., rep. 9th row between * and *, moss 7.

22nd row Moss 7, rep. 10th row betweeen * and *, P.2, K.4, P.2, K.5, P.2, K.4, P.2, rep. 10th row between * and *, moss 7.

23rd row Moss 7, rep. 11th row between * and *, Tw.2F., P.4, F.C., P.3, B.C., P.4, Tw.2F., rep. 11th row between * and *, moss 7. 24th row Moss 7, rep. 12th row between * and *, P.2, K.5, P.2, K.3, P.2, K.5, P.2, rep. 12th row between * and *, moss 7.

These 24 rows form the pattern. Rep. them 3 more times, then rows 1-6 once more. Work 8 rows moss st. Cast off.

BACK

With 5 1/2mm needles cast on 73 sts. and starting with a K. row work in st.st. until work measures 46cm. Cast off.

TO MAKE UP

both cushions -

Press carefully on wrong side of work. Sew together along three sides. Using nine strands of wool, plait a cord long enough to measure along four sides of cushion cover, then sew along edges.

Insert cushion and sew edges of 4th side together.

Note: This is a Vintage Pattern that has not been recently tested if you find an error or have successfully knit this pattern then please let us know so we can note it down.

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