This Christmas decoration
is very fast and easy to make, and adds a touch of Christmas spirit
to anything it adorns.
My crochet star may be added to a sweater, hat, scarf, Santa stocking, pillow case or placemat to name just a few applications.
If the terminology used in this pattern differs from what you're used to, check my equivalency tables for easy conversion.
Materials: 25g ball white 8ply synthetic yarn, 5.00mm crochet hook, sequins or beads for decoration, sewing needle and white thread.
Measurements: 7cm [2.75ins] diameter.
Stitches: Chain, Slip Stitch, Treble.
Work 4ch and join with a ss to form a ring.
1st Round: Work 3ch, 11tr into ring. Finish with 1ss into 3rd of 3ch.
2nd Round: * Work 5ch, 1ss into 3rd ch from hook, 2ch, 1ss into next tr, 1ss into next tr. Repeat from * to end. Fasten off
Decorate with sequins and beads.
This motif may be worked in finer thread if you wish to apply it to an item that requires a more delicate decoration.
For more Christmas craft ideas, check out my Santa napkin holder, Yuletide scarf, Santa stocking, festive tree, Xmas bell, and Xmas gift motif.
If you would like to learn how to crochet quickly and easily, my "CROCHET MADE EASY" e-book gives complete step by step instructions and photographs to help you master this beautiful craft, along with tips and information on caring for your finished projects so you may have years of enjoyment from them. More information on my e-book contents page.HAPPY CROCHETING!
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