Holiday Ornaments Knitting Patterns
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These patterns are not my designs but links to other designers who have generously shared their patterns. If you have questions about how to knit a specific pattern, please contact the designer directly.
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Free Knitting Patterns
This Knit Picks design is approximately 4.5″ tall
Holiday Stars and Balls Ornaments
Designed by Laura Bain for Red Heart, these ornaments are unbreakable.
Furry Fairies Ornament
These adorable star-hanging mice fairies are designed by the amazing Alan Dart.
Designed by Lorna Misner for Red Heart, these ornaments are made from braided icord. They also make perfect gift decorations. And a great use for leftover yarn!
Yarnspirations designed these tiny trees that can be knit or decorated any way you want.
Knitting patterns for three different ornaments from Two Strands.
Perfect for knitters and crocheters! Designed by Scarlet Taylor for Red Heart.
These lights designed by Kimberly Chapman will never go out! String them together for a garland or hang them individually as tree ornaments. Pictured project is from MelsNattKnits
Candy Cane Donkey
Cabled Holiday Balls
Designed by Nancy J. Thomas for Red Heart, these ornaments are 4″ (10 cm) in diameter.
General Hogbuffer has a variety of patterns for ornaments — these are just three examples.
Sock Monkey Ornament
Ann McDonald Kelly designed this sock monkey ornament is a knitted ball with knit ears and mouth and button eyes attached
Karolina Eckerdal designed these star hanging ornaments to be about 2.5 inches /6.5 cm from tip to center.
These retro ornaments by Alexa Ludeman and Emily Wessel are 5 inches tall, 4.5 inches around.
Heart Holiday Ornaments
Michele Wilcox’s heart-shaped ornaments feature concentric hearts, birds, and mitten motifs.
Patridge or Pear Tree
Yarnspirations’ tree ornaments are approximately 6 ins [15 cm] long
Mini Christmas Stocking Ornaments
Julie Williams designed these tiny stockings that are only 2 to 3 inches high. Several designs available.
Debbie McGrath created an easy, flexible pattern for a bell pin or ornament. Pictured project by MelsNattyKnits.
Patterns for Purchase
Beaded Ornaments to Knit
Each of the 12 knit designs in Beaded Ornaments cradles a clear glass ornament inside and is highlighted by dozens of beads.
Amigurumi Christmas Tree Ornaments
Pattern includes instructions for the following knit ornaments: Santa, Pepperments, Snowman, Acorn, Tree, Birdhouse, Mushroom and Cupcake. Sizes from 2.5 inches to 5 inches tall.
Swinging Kitty Ornament
Adorable kitten hangs on to bauble ornament. There is also a crochet version of the pattern.
Christmas Diorama Ornaments
Knitting patterns for individual diorama ornaments — each diorama pattern is separate.
Deck the Halls – 20+ Knitted Christmas Ornaments
Patterns for beginner through intermediate knitters.