Big Friendly Christmas Tree
This pattern is a great way to make your couch or bed look super Christmasy, and it's a perfect knit for a beginner. You could also whip one up in a couple of evenings as a hostess gift - it's sure to raise a smile!
Measuring approximately 10 inches high and 13 inches across at its widest point, it adds a fun touch to any room without being overwhelming.
The ButterflyLove Big Friendly Christmas Present mini-cushion pdf knitting pattern gives you clear step by step instructions and handy hints along the way.
What you will need: 2 knitting needles (US3/3.25mm or as per tension advice), Yarn of the same weight in green (80g) and brown (20g) (e.g. Stylecraft Special DK ‘Green’ 1116 and ‘Dark Brown’ 1004), 2 Plastic toy safety eyes (18mm), Lots of buttons, Polyfil stuffing, 1 tapestry needle for finishing, Large headed pins (optional)
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