Lily Sugar 'n Cream Christmas Trees

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by Lily Sugar’ 'n Cream Design Team

Lily Sugar 'n Cream Christmas Trees

Funky and cute!

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Use a gauge of about 14 sc and 15 rows (about 4 inch) with smaller hook to crochet a small tree that measures approximately 3-1/2 inch high x 7-1/2 inch circumference and a large tree that measures approximately 9 inch high x 16 inch circumference. Save time, check your gauge. If the hook or needle listed under supplies does not work, use the size that allows you to obtain the required gauge. Download the template for abbreviations not explained elsewhere.
    Notes:
    •One skein of yarn is enough to make one tree in both sizes, if desired.
    •Supplies are written as if making one of both size trees.
  • 2
    Large Tree:
    Note: Work all sts in back loops.
    **Ch 2.
    1st rnd: 6 sc in 2nd ch from hook. Join with sl st to first sc.
    2nd rnd: Ch 1. Working in back loops, 2 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. 12 sc.
    3rd and 4th rnds: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc.
    5th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in next sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 18 sc.
    6th and 7th rnds: As 3rd and 4th rnds.
    8th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 2 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 24 sc.
    9th and 10th rnds: As 3rd and 4th rnds.
    11th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 3 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 30 sc.
    12th and 13th rnds: As 3rd and 4th rnds.
    14th rnd: Ch 1. *1 sc in each of next 4 sc. 2 sc in next sc. Rep from * around. Join with sl st to first sc. 36 sc.
    15th and 16th rnds: As 3rd and 4th rnds.**
    Cont as established, inc 6 sts on next and every following 3rd rnd, until there are 66 sc.
    Next 2 rnds: Ch 1. 1 sc in each sc around. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off at end of last rnd.
  • 3
    Small Tree:
    Work from ** to ** as given for Large Tree. Fasten off.
  • 4
    Finishing:
    Cut 1 piece of felt and 1 piece of cardboard to fit circumference of bottom of Tree(s). Stuff Tree(s). Pin felt to bottom of Tree(s), placing cardboard between felt and Poly-fil. Sew felt in position. Sew buttons on Tree(s) as shown in picture or as desired.

Project Details

  • Level:beginner
  • Time:2 hours

Project Supplies

  • •Lily Sugar ‘'n Cream Yarn in Hot Green
  • •Blumenthal Lansing Favorite Findings Big Bag of Buttons in Rainbow
  • •Two of the CPE The New Image Group 9 inch x 12 inch Felt Sheets
  • •Fairfield Processing Poly-fil Fiber 32 oz.
  • •Cardboard That is at Least 24 inch in Circumference & Scissors
Download Project Template