“Lean on me, when you’re not strong, I’ll be your friend, I’ll help you carry on. For, it won’t be long, till I’m gonna need somebody to lean on”
Bill Withers said it best!
What better way to show your support than with this colour popping comforting cushion? Gift this to a friend or loved one and the tongue-in-cheek double meaning conveys a compassionate, sincere side too.
You can download the pattern from Love Crochet, Etsy or Ravelry
This cushion makes a uniquely fun and loving addition to any home in this bright and happily kitsch colour combination. It would also look great in a softer palette or even monochrome. Choose any two colours to suit your interiors and show your supportive side!
Skill Level & Special Stitches
This pattern is suitable for intermediate crocheters using US crochet terms. It uses bobble stitches to create the words and includes a stitch chart to help with the bobble placement, as well as full written instructions.
Advice on colour changing techniques is given in the pattern.
Hook: Size G / 4 mm hook.
Yarn: 250g / 685yds cotton or acrylic double knit yarn.
Other: 14in x 14in (~ 35cm x 35cm) cushion pad.
Yarn needle & scissors.
The pattern is designed to fit a 14in square cushion pad
Pattern Link: Love Crochet, Ravelry, Etsy
I hope you enjoy this pattern, and as always, don’t forget to tag me in your finished makes! Nothing makes me happier than seeing my designs brought to life by others. I love the colour choices and personal touches you add to the patterns!
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Until next time.
(C) DoraDoes 2018. You may sell what you make from my patterns, but please credit me as the designer. The pattern is for personal use only and may not be shared. My photos may be shared with credit.