star stitch

knitting and sewing pattern to make a cushion cover

star stitch

This chunky knit pillow cushion cover DIY pattern is the ideal housewarming gift or accessory to brighten up either a summer patio party or a snuggly favourite chair or sofa.

Impress your friends, family and neighbours with this unique knitted cushion. It is a statement piece for your home. And watch their jaws drop when they realise you’ve made it yourself!

Feel proud and satisfied that you’ve created something stunning and individual with your own hands! And you can make it in any colour you like to ensure it is truly unique.

It looks complicated, but is surprisingly simple to make. It knits up quickly because it is made with super chunky yarn. You can make the whole thing from start to finish in one whole day!

Frost Flower and Star Stitch cushion covers are sisters. Star Stitch is slightly easier to make. Frost Flower has a zipper at the back for the opening to fill the cover with a cushion pad. Star Stitch has two overlapping panels at the back. Both patterns have full instructions to describe how to knit and sew these statement items for your home.

star stitch

Skill level


40cm x 40cm

Yarn weight

Super chunky

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