Have made rather a lot of cushions lately so thought I'd post some pictures of what I've done. The designs I choose to do are ridiculously easy to make - as I simply do an open back rather than put zips in.
Some very simple cushions in lovely fabric:
I made these ones for a commission for a friend for Christmas presents. Again very simple, just appliquéd the elephant/bird onto the cushion. Simple yet effective!
With the same theme in mind, I made another Christmas present for my great aunt. She absolutely loves it and shows it off to all her friends! Bless her!
This one was much more detailed, as I did several appliqued birds and used ricrack to make it just a bit more special: