WHAT YOU'LL NEED:
15 sts and 20 rows to 10 cms/4 ins over stocking st, using 6.50mm (US 10 1/2), (UK 3) Knitting needles.
Note - Correct tension/ gauge is essential for a successful handknit.
St/s - Stitch/es,K - Knit, P - Purl, RS - Right side, WS - wrong side, Stocking st - 1 row K, 1 row P, Beg - Begin/ning
Using 6.50mm (US 10 1/2), (UK 3) Needles, cast on 70sts. Work in stocking st until work measures 66 cms/26 ins from beg, ending with a purl row. Cast off loosely.
DO NOT PRESS. Using yarn needle, darn in ends. Using mattress st seam, join side edges together. Work a running thread along cast on edge. Draw up tightly and fasten off securely. Place insert inside, then work a running thread along cast off edge. Draw up tightly and fasten off securely. Make 2 chunky tassels approx 16 cms/6 ins long. Attach securely to each end of bolster as pictured.