Holly Collar by Paula Tapestry

Holly Collar

November 2008
Worsted (9 wpi) ?
18 stitches = 4 inches
in Stockinette
US 7 - 4.5 mm
Customizable from wee dogs and cats to very large dogs
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Knit your companion pets a Holly Collar so they can celebrate the holidays in style.

Skill level: Intermediate

Knitting Needles: 4mm - 5mm (US 6 - US8) double points or size to match your yarn gauge

Crochet hook: 4mm - 4.5mm (US 6-G - US 7) or size to match your yarn gauge. (Optional - only required if you crochet the berries.)


  • Three red (12mm) buttons, or beads, or jingle bells. (Optional - only required if you do not knit or crochet the berries)
  • Tapestry needle
  • Sewing needle
  • Thread, red to match your buttons, or beads or bells
  • Tape measure

Pets: At least one willing dog or cat.

The project is very versatile:

  • The collar is customizable to fit from wee dogs and cats up to very large dogs.
  • There is an option provided for either knitted berries or crocheted berries, or you can use buttons, or beads, or bells… your choice.