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7 Christmas makes to knit

If we ever needed an excuse to while away the hours whipping up fun-filled knits, Christmas is surely it.

 

12th December 2015

From cheery decorations to timelessly traditional makes, the merry season is the perfect time for knitters to spread the Christmas cheer far and wide with their own woolly ways. Here are some patterns to help you get in the knitting spirit for the most wonderful time of the year…

Go bold and bright with your Christmas decor this year and welcome visitors with this standout pom pom wreath. Very simple, a little silly and oh-so special. 

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Whether you stuff them with presents or hang them above the fireplace, Christmas wouldn’t be complete without a stocking. This design has real old-time charm.

Martha Stewart

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Bring a bottle to the Christmas get-together and make the standard supermarket red that bit more special with this cute hat and scarf set. 

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Nothing makes us feel as Christmassy than a snug winter hat. We’ll be cosying up in this cable knit for crisp winter walks. 

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Angel or star? Whichever you decide on, top off your tree with some handknitted sweetness.

Knitting Bee

 

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Beautify your tree with some Christmas baubles. Stick to a specific colour theme or make them in mismatched patterns and designs for real festive charm.

sjajsla

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Hosting everyone’s favourite wining and dining extravaganza? Impress your guests with some special touches like these knitted napkin rings. The little things go a long way!

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