Crochet Christmas Tree

Crochet Christmas Tree

Christmas Tree 

 

  1. Materials and Resources

Below is a list of everything you will need to make this tree

  • Stylecraft Special DK – less than 50g in the following colours;
    • Kelly Green (1826)
    • Walnut (1054)
    • Citroen (1263)
    • Matador (1010)
    • Cloud blue (1019)
  • 3mm hook
  • Stuffing
  • Tapestry needle
  • Scissors
  • Stitch marker

 

  1. Stitch List

Below is a list of all the stitches (and their abbreviations) featured in this series of patterns.  All terms used are American.

  • Sc – single crochet
  • Ch – chain
  • Sc inc – sc increase
  • Sc dec – sc decrease
  • Hdc – half double crochet
  • Dc – double crochet
  • m/c – magic circle
  • sl st – slip stitch

 

  1. Notes

Here are a few handy tips to help you with the pattern.

  • There is no specific gauge for this tree, just work as tightly as possible.
  • The tree is made using join as you go techniques for the leaves
  • The decorations are added at the end
  • The Material list is for a Christmas Tree which is 13cm tall and 10cm wide (the perfect size to go in the Gingerbread House Adventure Bag.) If you want a larger sized Christmas Tree then you can use a 6mm hook and Aldi Chunky yarn (or equivalent)

 

  1. Pattern

Leaves – work 48 in green      

Row Instruction Stitches
1 Ch 4, sk ch and work as follows down ch sc, hdc, 5 dc, working down opposite end of ch, hdc, sc, sc in skipped ch at start, sl st  
  Cast off  

 

Tree – working in brown                                     

Row Instruction Stitches
1 6 sc in m/c 6
2 (sc inc) x 6 12
3 (sc, sc inc) x 6 18
4-8 Sc around 18
9 Attach leaf with 2 sc (before and after sl st on leaf)

Repeat with 8 more leaves giving you 9 leaves attach in total

18
10-11 Sc around 18
12 Rep row 9 18
13 (Sc dec, 2 sc, sc dec, 3 sc) x 2 14
14 Sc around 14
15 Attach 7 leaves as row 9 14
16-17 Sc around 14
18 Rep row 15 14
19 (sc, sc dec, sc , sc dec, sc) x 2 10
20 Sc around 10
21 Attach 5 leaves as row 9 10
22-23 Sc around 10
24 Rep row 21 10
25 Sc dec, sc dec, sc, sc dec, sc, sc dec 6
26 Sc around 6
27 Attach 3 leaves as row 9 6
28-29 Sc around 6
30 Rep row 27 6
  Stuff tree  
31 (sc dec) x 3 3
  Cast off and sew shut  

 

Star – work in Yellow     

Row Instruction Stitches
1 5 sc in m/c 5
2 (sc, hdc, sc in each sc) x 5 15
  Sl st and cast off  
  Sew to top of tree  

 

Tinsel – work 1 in red and 1 in blue         

Row Instruction Stitches
1 Ch 75 75
  Cast off and sew around tree randomly  

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