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Creative Gifts for you this Christmas

Christmas is a great opportunity for knitting and crochet decorations/gifts. Here are a few adorable ideas that you may like to make for your home or for your friends. You may like to personalise your design to make that extra special present.

Fun Christmas animal head, surrounded by a wreath. Place it on your tree as an ornament, or hang it on the wall! This magnificent moose is a great present that can be displayed all year round. The moose can be made with any weight yarn. Worsted – 5″ diameter; dk – 4″ diameter.

Add extra colour and texture to your festive display with these cute festive baubles. Use two weights of yarns Patons Smoothie with a 3.5mm hook for the bauble itself, and DMC Natura Just Cotton with a 2.5mm hook for the contents. If you are unable to source these materials exactly, then combining weight 4 yarn for the bauble and weight 3 yarn for the contents works well!

Make a seasonal stocking, you can even change the colours if you’d like. It is completely up to you! The materials you will need is, yarn, size 6 knitting needle, tapestry needle, stitch holder, double pointed needles, a jingle bell, white stuffing and thread.

Bring festive spirit to your home with this crochet Christmas decoration, line a few trees up for visual impact. You can also use alternative yarn colours and sizes of your choice, then the trees may become smaller or bigger. This detailed crochet pattern is written out per round/row, so you can check off each round/row to know exactly where you are at any time. Used stitches: chain stitch, slip stitch, single crochet, half double crochet.

We hope that these lovely design ideas gives inspiration for your next project!


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