At Last! I finished my cushion

I have really been procrastinating with regard to sewing up the two sides of my latest cushion.Celtic crochet knot work for cushion and Celtic knitted cables for cushionMainly because I am never confident when it comes to sewing and I thought that I ought to wait till I was feeling really strong and alert, however last Friday I had nothing to take to “Crafty Coffee” and so was reduced to taking the two sides of the cushion to sew together.

I am glad I did as it is now off my conscience and brightening up my chair!

Here you can see the Celtic crochet knot work side cushion on chairI notice that the cushion is so puffy that the strips are tending to pull apart and show the inner but I don’t think it matters.

And here is the Celtic knitted cables side. cushion on chairI think it looks very smart!

In order to close it in a way that made it easy to remove the cover if it ever became necessary, I crocheted an extra strip to the cable side and sewed on three odd buttons that I had in my button jar. cushion closureAnd lastly: on Saturday, as if by magic, the apple blossom appeared on the apple tree. 

16 thoughts on “At Last! I finished my cushion

  1. Your finished cushion looks fabulous, the slight parting of the Celtic knot gives it a three dimentional look and really works. I recently saw a pattern for crochet cushions and they had used a zip to close, I had alway previously thought for some reason that a zipper wouldn’t work but I tried it and it did.

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  2. It’s lovely! I’m so inspired I’ve decided to challenge myself with a cushion project of my own (after the 2 blanket projects, and the sweater, and….) 😉

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