Fit for a king – swan cushion

Hook up a statement cushion for your sofa with this stylish design, worked in glittery yarn with pops of contrasting brights. You’ll have to flex your chart-following muscles to make up the swan, while the wing shape is added on top afterwards with surface crochet.



To hook up this fantastic pattern, you’ll need:

DROPS Muskat (100% cotton, 50g/100m) in Light Grey (19), Pink (34), Vanilla Yellow (30), Black (17), White (18), Dark Orange (49)

DROPS Glitter (60% cupro, 40% metal,10g/700m), Gold (01), Silver (02)

A 4mm (US G/6) hook

1 safety eye, 5mm

Cushion insert, 30x30cm

4 buttons, 2cm

For yarn stockists contact Wool Warehouse on 01926 882818 or www.woolwarehouse.co.uk

You’ll find the full pattern, yarn quantities and measurements for this amazing cushion inside issue 83.


Simply Crochet issue 83 is available both in-store and online. You can check our stockists’ details here to find your nearest copy, or if you’d rather shop online you can buy individual issues from our back issues website here.

Simply Crochet is also available as a digital edition, for Apple phones and tablets, Android phones and tablets, the Barnes & Noble Nook, and to read through Zinio as PDFs. Click here to find the right version for you.

Hook up a statement cushion for your sofa with this stylish design, worked in glittery yarn with pops of contrasting brights. You’ll have to flex your chart-following muscles to make up the swan, while the wing shape is added on top afterwards with surface crochet.