A fun, eye catching sheep cushion. Knitted in chunky wool yarn in loop stitch with a contrasting head and feet in DK yarn and stocking stitch.
Yarn Rowan Big Wool x3 100g balls shade 00001 Rowan Hemp Tweed x1 50g ball shade 138 Pumice Small amount of black DK yarn for features
Needles 10mm circular needle no more than 80cm long 4.5mm pair of straight knitting needles
Notions 6mm crochet hook Spare contrast yarn for stitch marker Cushion pad 46 cm x 36 cm Buttons x6 approx. 25 mm diameter Sewing thread for the buttons Large handful of toy filling for head and feet Blunt Tapestry needle
Tension Body of cushion: 9 sts x 10 rows over 10 cm in loop stitch Head: 19 sts x 28 rows over 10 cm in stocking stitch
Finished Size Approximately 46 cm x 36 cm
based on 4 reviews over the last year
Had to restart the body as I had managed to twist the first attempt. I had not used circular needles before