In the previous article I provided instructions for knitting a Santa doll. Knit Santa Doll Santa needs a Santa suit, so I thought that I would make him one from handmade felt. I started by felting a fairly thin piece of red felt (approx 15″x15″ Square) How to Make Handmade Felt Santa’s Trousers After felting … Continue reading “Santa Suit Pattern”
Christmas is fast approaching, so time to start making your Christmas crafts. Here is a free knitting pattern for making a Santa Claus doll. The body has been handknit using pure DK weight wool and size 4mm knitting needles. I have used merino wool roving for the body stuffing, so that this can be felted … Continue reading “Knit Santa Pattern”
Christmas stockings are fun to knit because you don’t have to be exact on the size, you can use up leftover yarns and you only need to make one. For this stocking I used handspun yarns. Starting with a Red coloured yarn, Cast on 55 stitches or adjust to the desired size. Width at Top: … Continue reading “Christmas Stocking Knitting Motifs”
A free knitting pattern for a Christmas stocking.
A quick and easy way to make your own needle felted Christmas decorations is to use a cookie cutter as a form. This is a good project if you are a beginner at needle felting. In order to do needle felting you will need a small piece of foam rubber or a pillow on which … Continue reading “Needle felted ornaments: aa112510”
Free weaving patterns and projects to make for Christmas
A selection of free knitting patterns to make for Christmas, stockings, wreaths, bells
Christmas Crafts – ‘Free Felt making patterns and projects.