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Santa Claus Cushion Knitting Pattern Knitting Pattern

Santa Claus Cushion Knitting Pattern

  • Difficulty


  • Yarn Type

    Yarn Type

    DK / 8 ply

  • designer


    Amanda Berry

  • Needle Size

    Needle Size

    US 6 / 4.0mm

  • Needle Type

    Needle Type


  • Techniques


    Stocking Stitch

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What you need to know

Knit Amanda Berry's Santa-shaped cushion from DK yarn to decorate your home for Christmas

Amanda Berry's fun Christmas cushion knitting pattern features a cute nose and hat bobbles which you can create with your pom-pom maker. There's a little but of intarsia colourwork on the front of the cushion which is perfect if you are looking to improve your knitting repertoire. Just use a smaller ball of yarn for each colour section on the row. Use m1L and m1R increases for professional-grade shaping.


19cm x 35cm

What do I need?

Yarn: DK, shades Pink, White, Red, Grey, Green, Blue, 25g of each
Needles: 4mm
Safety toy stuffing
Pom-pom maker
Google eyes
Tapestry needle

Stitches and skills used

Cast on
Cast off
Purl (p)
Knit (k)
Make one right (m1R)
Make one left (m1L)
Knit into front and back (kfb)
Knit two together (k2tog)

Meet the designer

Amanda Berry is toy knitting expert and has been designing for our crafty titles for many years, as well as working with larger shops and brands. She is a master when it comes to creating cute characters from dolls to animals. If you like this pattern, we think you'll love Amanda'sRobbie Robin toy. You can find more of Amanda's designs here.

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Techniques: Stocking Stitch

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