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8 Free Knitting Patterns for Christmas Ornaments

Dress up your tree with these Christmas knitting patterns.

Free Knitting Patterns for Christmas Ornaments

Knitting patterns for Christmas ornaments are about to be your new project. Deck your tree with homemade ornaments and give them to loved ones, too!

Below discover 8 Free Knitting Patterns for Christmas Ornaments, plus a special bonus project that knitters will love, even though it isn't knit! Maybe you've been afraid to tackle a project with shaping like knit mittens or knit stockings. With the stocking and mitten ornaments below, you can give shaping a try on a smaller scale and with less pressure, because no one actually needs to wear them! This is true also of the little animal knitting patterns below. If knit amigurumi intimidates you, opt for a smaller stuffed animal that you can display on the tree. Get inspired to add a touch of homemade to your Christmas decor with these free knitting patterns.

Knitting Patterns for Christmas Ornaments

  • Insanely Cute Yarn Basket Ornament

    If this isn't the cutest and most unique knit Christmas ornament you've seen, let me know. This darling project is perfect for you and your knitting friends and will add such a homey feel to your Christmas tree.

  • Mini Knit Stocking Ornaments

    Decorate your tree with stocking ornaments that you've worked up yourself! This is a great basic pattern for a classic Christmas ornament.

  • Knit Mitten Ornaments

    Instead of working up full-size mittens for gifts this year, make mini versions as ornaments! You can totally tailor each pair to a different loved one depending on what their favorite colors are.

  • Noel Knit Sweater Ornaments

    These ornaments are too cute. Dress up your tree with the tiniest sweaters you ever did see.

  • Little Knit Stockings

    For another take on cute stockings to make, try these cute embellished versions! Enjoy bright stripes or bold bobbles depending on your tastes.

  • Mini Mittens Ornaments

    Use a fluffier yarn and a cute embellishment when you make these Christmas ornaments! You'll love the detail on this completed project.

  • Tracy the Tiger Ornament

    Maybe you've wanted to try your hand at amigurumi! Give this skill a try when you make tiny stuffed animals like this tiger to display on your tree.

  • Leonara the Lion Ornament

    Isn't the mane on this lion just the cutest? Give knit amigurumi a try with this adorable tutorial.

Bonus Ornament for Knitters

Ornament for Knitters

This adorable ornament is the perfect gift to give your knitting friend to decorate their tree! If you aren't into any of the textile arts yourself, no problem. Anyone can make this adorable ornament for their knitting friend!

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