Let’s make this delightful cushion which features a tweed inspired by my growing up in the shadow of the South Downs.

Designed and made by Chris Hammacott

Size: 12" x 24"



  • 1m Tweed*
  • 16" x 26" Wadding
  • 16" x 26" Thin cotton or muslin
  • Embroidery thread – contrast colour
  • Large button – contrast colour
  • Small beads
  • Template plastic or thin card
  • 12" x 24" Cushion pad


*See end of project for suppliers













You can buy metre pieces of this tweed direct from Chris. For more information email chris@pockethousestudio.co.uk

To find out more about the tweeds Chris weaves and her life on the croft, like her page on Facebook @coloursfromthecroft

The full article is in the February 2019 issue of British Patchwork and Quilting magazine