Mini Christmas wreaths by Phoeny

Mini Christmas wreaths

by Phoeny
October 2015
DK (11 wpi) ?
US 2½ - 3.0 mm
3.5 inches/ 9.5cm wide
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This pattern is available as a free Ravelry download

This pattern is a freebie from Phoenixknits for Christmas 2015

A pair of cute little mini wreaths to hang on your tree - or anywhere else you like - for a little extra cheer during the Christmas season.

The pattern includes instructions for both the Santa and the Snowman.

Quick, easy to follow pattern with photos to help you along the way.

Knitted flat on 3mm needles, this simple pattern uses only scraps of DK or equivalent yarns.

Have fun :o)

Materials needed
Scraps of DK/8ply/11 wpi yarns in the following colours.
Light green
Dark green
Pale pink or flesh
3mm needles used throughout
Fuse or florists wire for glasses (optional)
Trimmings, ribbons, bows, bells etc

Abbreviations used
K = knit
P = purl
Ss = stockinet stitch (knit one row – purl one row)
Gs = garter stitch (every row knit)
K2tog = knit or purl the next two stitches together to decrease.
Inc1 = knit into the front and the back of the next stitch to increase.
Please note, if you use any other method than this, you stitch count may not work out.
TURN = work the stated amount of stitches then turn your work around ignoring any stitches that remain on the left hand needle for the time being.