Tuesday, 17 January 2017

CUSHION CAL: NO. 10 CIRCULAR CUSHION PART 2 INFILLS

Thanks for the phenomenal response to the Cushion cal, I am working on making it into a blanket. Each approx. 16" motif weights around 95g so allowing 100g for individual tensions 


 Part 2 is the diamond shape infill

 Tip to tip it will be approx. 16" across
Aran special and Alpaca tweed for 2 colours

Feel free to pick your own colour combination but if you want to follow my colours exactly follow the 2 colour charts below...

OPTION 1:
Part 1 Centre motif:
cloud blue
pistachio
sage
parchment
rose
spice
saffron
denim
duck egg

Part 2 Diamond/spear infill
spice/rose
sage/pistachio
sea breeze/saffron
pistachio/raspberry
parchment/sage
saffron spice
gold/pomegranate
raspberry/denim
pomegranate/gold
repeat a second time

OPTION 2: 
Part 1 Centre motif 
spice
saffron
pomegranate
rose
parchment
denim
cloud blue
pistachio
gold
Part 2 Diamond/spear in fill
rose/sage
denim/pistachio
spice/denim
gold/sea breeze
saffron/rose
pistachio/spice
sage/ pomegranate
raspberry/camel
parchment/saffron
repeat a second time


 A simple little 2 round diamond/spear shape infill 

YARN: Aran to give this size of cushion
 5mm hook



DIAMOND/SPEAR SHAPE INFIL  
TIP: Can i suggest beginners do one with out the join as you go to get the feel of the pattern before trying to join it, but if you feel able to go ahead and join as you go with the first then have fun

PATTERN
A finger wrap of 5 or 6 wraps



ROUND 1: 12sc, [12dc], into the circle

ROUND 2: Starting at the outer point, ch6, counts as first tr [dtr] and ch3 point,
1tr [1dtr] into the first st, 


1dc [1tr], into the next 3 sts,



dc [tr], ch3, dc [tr], into the next st, (side point),


1dc [1tr] into the next st, 1dc [1tr], ch3 1dc [1tr], into the next st (bottom point) 


1dc [1tr] in the next st, 1dc [1tr], ch3, 1dc [1tr], into next st, (second side point), 


complete with 1dc [1tr], in next 3 sts, 

sl st into the ch 6 loop, to complete



NOTE: Use the second ch st on each point to join the diamond/spear to the dip and points of the shells of round 9 of part 1.



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7 comments:

  1. Hi Sue, I love this pillow, I'm already doing it and I was waiting anxiously today, I ask you a question, what does Billon mean? (DTR 2 CH, DTR, and DC 2 CH DC too) Can I join in the round? Is with half a point or a last point? Thank you for answering my doubts kisses from Argentina

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  2. Hi Graciela, Billion? sorry no idea? x

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  3. Hello Susanne is the translator that I have and translates the page completely, I saw the original page, not translated and I understand, sorry for the inconvenience, I copy what I read:completar con 1DC [1 billón], en los próximos 3 pts,

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    1. Hi Graciela, so long as you now know, its no problem t all hope you enjoy the pattern xx

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  4. Hi. Am doing this cushion but would like the blanket option. Also on option 2 it looks like there is another round after round 9 that the spears are attached to? Thus making the shells 3D. Is this correct as I can't find a pattern for this row. I may just be being a bit thick. Thanks Ann

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    1. Hi Ann, the diamond/spears are attached to round 9 the shell st. Round 9 is the last round in part 1...link is there xx

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  5. This is going to be a beautiful pillow!

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