Reindeer Cushion by Denny Gould

Reindeer Cushion

October 2020
Aran (8 wpi) ?
18 stitches and 24 rows = 4 inches
in stockinette (stocking) stitch
US 6 - 4.0 mm
US 8 - 5.0 mm
690 - 700 yards (631 - 640 m)
16 x 16 inches (40 x 40 cm)
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In a place for away, lives a little reindeer whose name is Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer and he has a very shiny nose!

A striking and fun cushion to knit in Aran/Worsted (10 ply) yarn for your favourite chair or sofa at Christmas time. The knitting pattern gives full instructions and there are clear, large charts to follow for knitting the reindeer.

3 - 100 gram ball Main Colour (approximately 550 meters)
1 – 100 gram ball White (approximately 140 meters)
Small amount of Black yarn

Any Aran/Worsted yarn can be used so long as it gives the same tension as detailed.

Suggestions for yarns and links to suppliers are given in the knitting pattern.

Other Supplies required:

4 buttons
7 small pom poms from haberdashery stores

The cushion is knitted in one piece and the back has a four button opening for easy removal of the cover for washing. Add some lovely buttons to add interest to the back of the cushion.

Change the background colour to knit a unique cushion for your home or knit as a gift for someone special.