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Elephant Cushion

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  • The pattern has row numbers for each step so you don’t lose your place
  • instructions for making the cushion
  • 11 photos to show certain steps and of the finished cushion
  • a list of abbreviations and explanation of some techniques
  • a materials list and recommended yarns.
  • The pattern is 5 pages and written in English.



Who could resist a cuddle with this elephant cushion!

TECHNIQUES: All pieces are knitted flat (back and forth) on a pair of straight knitting needles, apart from the little tail which is i-cord worked on two double pointed needles. You will need to cast on and off, knit, purl, work increases and decreases, and sew seams. This pattern incorporates a provisional cast on for the cushion, and kitchener stitch grafting.

FINISHED SIZE: The cushion is approximately 28cm wide and 23cm tall.

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Materials you need at home:

  • A pair of straight 4.5mm knitting needles (US 7) and two 4.5mm DPNs to make the tail
  • Aran yarn (worsted weight) in grey (150g)
  • Buttons and white felt fabric for eyes
  • Toy filling