Monday, December 11, 2023

Crochet Ornaments

 

 

 

 

This post contains affiliate links, which means I may receive compensation (at no additional cost to you) if you make a purchase using these links.

 


 

Crocheting ornaments is a delightful and creative way to add a personal touch to your holiday decorations or gift-giving. Here's a simple pattern for a basic crochet ornament, but feel free to customize it with different colors, stitches, or embellishments to suit your style.

 

Materials:

Worsted weight yarn in your choice of colors

Crochet hook appropriate for the yarn (usually a G or H hook works well)

Fiberfill or stuffing

Yarn needle

Scissors

Video

St-stitch

Ch-chain

Sl-slip stitch

Sc-single crochet

Hdc-half double crochet

hdc2tog-half double crochet 2 sts together

 

Instructions:

Round 1: Ch 4, join, 8 sc in ring. Use Red

Round 2: Ch 1, 2 sc in each stitch around (16 stitches). Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use Red

Round 3: Ch 1, Sc in each st across. Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use White

Round 4: Ch 1, Sl st in each st. Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use White

Round 5: 1 sc in next st, 2 sc in the next st. In back loops only, repeat to end (24 stitches).  Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use Green

Round 6: 1 sc in next 2 st’s, 2 sc in the next st. Repeat to end (32 stitches).  Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use Green

Round 7: Ch 1, Sc in each st across. Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use White (32 st)

Round 8: Ch 1, Sl st in each st. Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use White (32 st)

Round 9: Ch 1, 1 sc in each st. In back loops only, Join with a sl st to ch 1. Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use Red

Round 10: Ch 1, 1 sc in each st. Join with a sl st to ch 1. Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use Red

Round 11: Ch 1, Sc in each st across. Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use White

Round 12: Ch 1, Sl st in each st. Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use White

Round 13: Ch 1, 1 sc in each st. In back loops only, Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use Green

Round 14: Ch 1, 1 sc in each st. Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use Green

Round 15: Ch 1, 1 sc in next 2 st’s, sc dec in next st, repeat to end. (24 stitches). Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use White

Stuff ornament

Round 16: Ch 1, Sl st in each st. Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use White

Round 17: Ch 1, 1 sc in next st, sc dec in next st, in back loops only, repeat to end. (16 stitches). Join with a sl st to ch 1. . Use Red

Round 18: Sc dec in each st, repeat to end. (8 stitches). Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use Red

Round 19-20: Ch 1, Sc in each st across. Join with a sl st to ch 1. Use White,

Thread the tail through a yarn needle and weave it through the front loops of the remaining stitches. Pull tight to close the opening. Weave in any remaining ends. Attach a loop at the top for hanging by ch 10 and sc.

Feel free to experiment with different yarns, colors, and stitch patterns to create unique and beautiful crochet ornaments for any occasion. Enjoy your crocheting!

No comments:

Post a Comment

Sun Hat