Tiny Trees

Tiny Trees

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Tiny, darling trees to hang on your own holiday tree!

Single Size
Approx 3 1/2" [9 cm] wide x 6" [15 cm] tall.
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The materials for this project cost $6.44

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  • Single Size

Approx 3 1/2" [9 cm] wide x 6" [15 cm] tall.

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Main Color (MC)

Lily Sugar 'n Cream | Red, 00095Edit Color
$2.49

Single Point Aluminum Knitting Needles 14"

Size 7/4.5mm
$3.95

Materials not included in this kit:

Length of Satin ribbon for hanging loop. Star shaped buttons. Solid Version only: Rick-rack trim, ribbon, sequins and buttons for embellishments.

The materials for this project cost $6.44

Abbreviations

Approx = approximately

Beg = beginning

K = knit

k2tog = Knit next 2 stitches together.

P2tog = purl two stitches together

pat = pattern

rem = remain(ing)

rep = repeat

rnd(s) = round(s)

RS = right side

ssk = Slip next 2 stitches knitwise one at a time. Pass them back onto left-hand needle, then knit through back loops together.

st(s) = stitch(es)

tog = together

WS = wrong side

Details & Instructions

MEASUREMENTS

Approx 3 1/2" [9 cm] wide x 6" [15 cm] tall.

MATERIALS

Solid Version
Lily Sugar 'n Cream (70 g/2.5 oz;109 m/120 yds)
Main Color (MC) Red (00095) 1
Size 4.5 mm (U.S. 7) knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge. Length of Satin ribbon for hanging loop. Star shaped buttons. Rick-rack trim, ribbon, sequins and buttons for embellishments. Note: 1 ball makes approx 4 Trees.
Striped Version
Lily Sugar 'n Cream (70 g/2.5 oz;109 m/120 yds)
Contrast A Hot Green (01712) 1
Contrast B Hot Pink (01740) 1
Note: 1 ball each of A and B makes approx 8 Trees. Size 4.5 mm (U.S. 7) knitting needles or size needed to obtain gauge. Length of Satin ribbon for hanging loop. Star shaped buttons.

GAUGE

20 sts and 26 rows = 4" [10 cm] in stocking stitch.

INSTRUCTIONS

Solid Version
Tree (make 2)
Cast on 18 sts.
1st row: (RS). Knit.
2nd row: Purl.
3rd row: K1. ssk. Knit to last 3 sts. K2tog. K1.
4th row: As 2nd row.
Rep last 4 rows to 4 sts.
Next row: Purl.
Next row: ssk. K2tog.
Next row: P2tog.
Break yarn, pull through rem loop and fasten securely.

Stem
Cast on 4 sts.
Knit 5 rows (garter st). Cast off.

Striped Version
Tree (make 2)
Work as given for Solid Version, working in Stripe Pat as follows:
Work 4 rows in A.
Work 4 rows in B.
These 8 rows form Stripe Pat.

Stem
With B, work as given for Solid Version.

FINISHING
With WS tog, sew around side and bottom edges of Tree. Sew Trunk to bottom edge of Tree as shown in picture. Sew star shaped button to point and attach ribbon for hanging loop as shown in picture.

Solid Version only: Embellish Tree with your choice of buttons, sequins, ribbon or rick-rack trim.