How to Crochet a Stripe Cushion

Update your cosy corner with this crochet stripe cushion, adapting colour combinations to suit your taste. This project is perfect for beginners as it is worked up using the double crochet st throughout and will teach you how to change colour.

You Will Need Abbreviations

ch- chain

dc- double crochet

ss- slip stitch

st- stitch

How To Make

Tension

9sts and 11 rows to 10cm

 

Cushion cover (make 2)

Using 9mm hook and yarn A ch35

Row 1: 1dc into second ch from hook, 1dc into each ch, ch1, turn (34sts)

Row 2: 1dc into each dc, ch1, turn.

Row 3- 6: As row 2

Change to yarn B

Row 7-10: As row 2

Continue working row 2 following the colour sequence below:

Row 11- 12: Yarn C

Row 13-18: Yarn A

Row 19-20: Yarn B

Row 21- 22: Yarn C

Row 23- 26: Yarn A

Row 27-30: Yarn B

Row 31-32: Yarn C

Row 33-38: Yarn A

Row 39-40: Yarn B

Row 41-42: Yarn C

Row 43-44: Yarn A

Fasten off

 

Making up

With RS facing out, join yarn to top right hang corner of both sides of the cushion.

Ch1, work 1 dc into each st along top to join both sides of the cushion.  Work 2dc into corner st and continue to join down side of cushion. Continue in this way until 3 sides have been joined. Insert cushion pad and then join final side.

Fasten off and weave in last end.

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