July/August 2010

Rainbow Cushions


Add major flair to a plain chair with these textured cushions. Stitch a set in all one color combo, or make the whole rainbow assortment!
By Maya Mackowiak Elson

RED HEART Super Saver, 7oz/198g skeins, each approx 364yd/333m (acrylic)
1 skein each:
• #656 Real Teal (A)
• #512 Turqua (B)
• #505 Aruba Sea (C)
• #776 Dark Orchid (D)
• #528 Medium Purple (E)
• #530 Orchid (F)
• #376 Burgundy (G)
• #378 Claret (H)
• #905 Magenta (I)
• #256 Carrot (J)
• #321 Gold (K)
• #320 Cornmeal (L)
Note Only 3 colors of yarn are needed per cushion: (A, B, and C) or (D, E, and F) or (G, H, and I) or (J, K, and L).

• Size G/6 mm crochet hook or any size to obtain correct gauge

• 1"/2.5cm thick high-density foam, approx 15”/38cm x 17"/43cm
• Serrated knife or scissors
• ½yd/45.5cm of fabric of choice (optional)
• Matching sewing thread (optional)
• Sewing needle (optional)
• Yarn needle


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