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Christmas Knitting Patterns

Starting to plan your Christmas gifts and decorations this early may seem silly, but it's not-- it takes time to knit the perfect presents and the best decorations. Whether you're planning decorations for your home or planning to surprise a friend with handmade Christmas decorations, browse our wide selection of free Christmas knitting patterns today to get started.

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Angel Choir Set
These versatile little angels can be used either as ornaments or as cute lapel pins. Size: small (large).

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Cindy Polfer
Angel Ornament II
Knit a little angel to adorn your Christmas tree or decorate your packages. Size: 4 inches tall, 5-inch wingspan

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Edie Eckman
Baby's First Christmas Ornament
Using leftover yarns, trims and a photo, these knit tree trims and package toppers will surely be holiday pleasers for many years to come. Size: 3" diameter.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Joanna Randolph Rott
Candlelight Christmas Afghan
Enjoy the romance of the Christmas season snuggled under this lovely afghan. It's easy to knit and fun to use. Knit it for Christmas or in colors to match your sofa. Size: 46" x 60".

Skill Level: Easy
Designed by
Frances Hughes
Candy Cane Afghan
This afghan isn't just for Christmas! Choose two complementary yarns that you love and start stitching. You can quickly add some color to your home decor! This beginner knitting pattern is reversible and easy to stitch.

Size: Approx 44" x 64".

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Dixie L. Butler
Christmas Bells Banner
Combine knitting with a little cutting and gluing, and you have a great holiday project that can be completed in one or two weekends! Size: 16" x 16" plus tassels.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Maureen Egan Emlet
Christmas Booties
Add knitted holly berries and leaves to decorate these slippers for a special Christmas gift. Size: Woman's average foot.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Dawn Brocco
Christmas Pillow
This knit pillow looks complicated, but it's easy. Use this free pattern to stitch a fun DIY Christmas decoration. Or make it for a gift! The colorful ornaments add a lovely, festive touch to every home.

Size: 18" square.

Skill Level: Advanced Beginner
Designed by
Fran Marlin
Christmas Snowflakes Stocking
Stitch a Fair Isle Christmas stocking using this free knitting pattern. This classic design will look great over your mantel. A handmade Christmas stocking is sure to become a treasured heirloom. Make one for every member of your family.

Size: Approx 7" wide x 18" high.

Skill Level: Intermediate
Designed by
Laura Gebhardt
Christmas Sparkle Place Mat & Napkin Holder
Want to add some sparkle to your holiday table? Download this free knitting pattern, and then stitch matching place mats and napkin holders. Use fun, glitzy yarn to easily create these DIY Christmas decorations. Your guests will appreciate the thoughtful details you put into making the holidays special.

Size: Place Mat: Approx 18 1/2" x 11 1/2". Napkin Ring: Approx 3" high.

Skill Level: Beginner
Designed by
Helen L. Stenborg
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Start Knitting for Christmas Now

Start creating your Christmas gifts now, whether it's a knit blanket or Christmas decorations, so you're able to surprise your friends and family when Christmas arrives. To add some magic to your family's Christmas, surprise whoever hosts your family's dinner with a new set of Christmas Sparkle Place Mat & Napkin Holder. If you want to add some elegance to your mantle before you hang the Christmas stockings, knit a Lacework Mantle Scarf.

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