Hydrangea Floral Cushion by Dawn Whitaker

Hydrangea Floral Cushion

yarn held together
+ DK
= Bulky (7 wpi) ?
US 7 - 4.5 mm
Flag of English English German

This cushion is worked using two strands of DK yarn held together, which results in a firm, dense fabric that will hold its shape well once a cushion pad is inserted. The background and leaves are worked in stocking stitch, with the hydrangea flowers being worked using a three-dimensional bobble stitch. Embroidered details are then added to the knitted fabric. Dawn Whitaker’s design uses the popular 220 Superwash DK from Cascade Yarns.