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Christmas tree skirt crochet pattern

Christmas tree skirt crochet pattern

The last years I was looking for a Christmas tree skirt crochet pattern. This year I tried to design one myself. I used stylecraft special dk yarn .
I like to share my Christmas tree skirt crochet pattern with you! 

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Materials

  •  1,5 skein white yarn
  • 4 skeins red yarn
  • 1 skein dark green yarn
  • gold color glitter thread (Drops)
  • leftover black yarn
  • stitch marker
  • fibre fill
  • crochet hook 3,5 mm, 4 mm and 5 mm
  • sewing needle
  • 3 pairs of safety eyes 12 mm with a brown edge

Abbreviations (US)

  • st = stitch
  • ch = chain
  • sl st = slip stitch
  • sc = single crochet
  • dc = double crochet
  • hdc = half double crochet
  • trc = triple crochet
  • mr = magic ring
  • picot = chain 4, sl st in the 1st of the 4 chains.

 

Christmas treeskirt
Close each round with a sl st in the first stitch of the round. Chain 3, these form the first double crochet of the new round. Turn your work after each round.
Each round begins and ends with a double crochet. These are not used for increasing.

Chain 28 with red yarn and crochet hook 4 mm.

Round 1 Crochet a dc in the 3rd ch from the hook. Dc in the other chains (26)
Round 2 dc (= chain 3, as described above. Each next round starts
with chain 3, that won’t be mentioned anymore.) –
2 dc in each st until the last stitch – dc (50)
Round 3 dc – 2 dc in each 4th st, until the last st – dc (62)
Round 4 dc – 2 dc in each 5th st, until the last st – dc (74)
Round 5 dc – 2 dc in each 6th st, until the last st – dc (86)
Round 6 dc – 2 dc in each 7th st, until the last st – dc (98)
Round 7 dc – 2 dc in each 8th st, until the last st – dc (110)
Round 8 dc – 2 dc in each 9th st, until the last st – dc (122)
Round 9 dc – 2 dc in each 10th st, until the last st – dc (134)
Round 10 dc – 2 dc in each 11th st, until the last st – dc (146)
Round 11 dc – 2 dc in each 12th st, until the last st – dc (158)
Round 12 dc – 2 dc in each 13th st, until the last st – dc (170)
Round 13 dc – 2 dc in each 14th st, until the last st – dc (182)
Change to white.
Round 14 dc – 2 dc in each 15th st, until the last st – dc (194)
Change to red.
Round 15 dc – 2 dc in each 16th st, until the last st – dc (206)
Round 16 dc – 2 dc in each 17th st, until the last st – dc (218)
Round 17 dc – 2 dc in each 18th st, until the last st – dc (230)
Round 18 dc – 2 dc in each 19th st, until the last st – dc (242)
Round 19 dc – 2 dc in each 20th st, until the last st – dc (254)
Round 20 dc – 2 dc in each 21st st, until the last st – dc (266)
Round 21 dc – 2 dc in each 22nd st, until the last st – dc (278)
Round 22 dc – 2 dc in each 23rd st, until the last st – dc (290)
Round 23 dc – 2 dc in each 24th st, until the last st – dc (302)
Round 24 dc – 2 dc in each 25th st, until the last st – dc (314)
Round 25 dc – 2 dc in each 26th st, until the last st – dc (326)
Round 26 dc – 2 dc in each 27th st, until the last st – dc (338)
Round 27 dc – 2 dc in each 28th st, until the last st – dc (350)
Change to white.
Round 28 dc – 2 dc in each 29th st, until the last st – dc (362)
Change to red.
Round 29 dc – 2 dc in each 30th st, until the last st – dc (374)
Round 30 dc – 2 dc in each 31st st, until the last st – dc (386)
Round 31 dc – 2 dc in each 32nd st, until the last st – dc (398)
Round 32 dc – 2 dc in each 33th st, until the last st – dc (410)
Round 33 dc – 2 dc in each 34th st, until the last st – dc (422)
Round 34 dc – 2 dc in each 35th st, until the last st – dc (434)
Round 35 dc – 2 dc in each 36th st, until the last st – dc (446)
Round 36 dc – 2 dc in each 37th st, until the last st – dc (458)
Round 37 dc – 2 dc in each 38th st, until the last st – dc (470)
Round 38 dc – 2 dc in each 39th st, until the last st – dc (482)
Round 39 dc – 2 dc in each 40th st, until the last st – dc (494)
Round 40 dc – 2 dc in each 41st st, until the last st – dc (506)
Round 41 dc – 2 dc in each 42nd st, until the last st – dc (518)
Change to white.
Round 42 dc – 2 dc in each 43rd st, until the last st – dc (530)
Don’t fasten off, but continue with the edge.

Edge

* sc – hdc – dc – picot – dc  – hdc – sc.
Repeat from * until the end of the round and close with a sl st. Fasten off and weave in the ends.

Head snowman (make 3)

Use crochet hook 3,5 mm and white yarn.

Round 1 Crochet a mr with 6 sc
Round 2 2 sc in each st (12)
Round 3 2 sc in each 2nd st (18)
Round 4 2 sc in each 3rd st (24)
Round 5 2 sc in each 4th st (30)
Round 6 2 sc in each 5th st (36)
Round 7 2 sc in each 6th st (42)
Round 8 2 sc in each 7th st (48)
Round 9 2 sc in each 8th st (54)
Round 10 2 sc in each 9th st (60)
Round 11 2 sc in each 10th st (66)
Round 12 2 sc in each 11th st (72)
Round 13 2 sc in each 12th st (78)
Round 14 2 sc in each 13th st (84)
Round 15 2 sc in each 14th st (90)

Fasten off, and leave a sewing tail.

Hat (make 3)

Use crochet hook 3,5 mm and red yarn. Chain 1 at the end of a round and turn.

Round 1 Mr with 3 sc. (3) Crochet a ch and turn.
Round 2 2 sc in each st (6)
Round 3 2 sc in each 2nd st (9)
Round 4 2 sc in each 3rd st (12)
Round 5 2 sc in each 4th st (15)
Round 6 2 sc in each 5th st (18)
Round 7 2 sc in each 6th st (21)
Round 8 2 sc in each 7th st (24)
Round 9-24 1 sc in each st (24)
Round 25 2 sc in each 8th st (27)
Round 26 2 sc in each 9th st (30)
Round 27 2 sc in each 10th st (33)
Round 28 2 sc in each 11th st (36)
Round 29 2 sc in each 12th st (39)
Round 30 2 sc in each 13th st (42)

Fasten off and leave a sewing tail.

Attaching hat to the head.

Place the hat on the head, like shown in the picture.
Sew on the hat, use round 24 of the hat.

Nose

Use orange yarn and crochet hook 3,5 mm.

Round 1 Crochet a mr with 6 sc
Round 2 2 sc in each 2nd st (9)
Round 3-4 1 sc in each st (9)

Fasten off and leave a sewing tail. Place the ogen between round 5 and 6 of the head, with 5 stitches between them.

Sew on the nose, in the middle of the head, under the eyes. Embroider a mout with black yarn, like shown in the picture.

Attaching snowman to the tree skirt.

You have three snowmen. Your tree skirt is divided in parts (like a pie). Place the first head on the third part, after te opening. Make sure there are five red rounds left under the head. The part where the hat begins, is placed on the white round. Sew on the white part of the head first. Stuff the white part and sew on the hat. Stuff while you go. Fasten off and weave in the ends.

Leave two pie parts and place the second snowman on the next. Leave two parts between the second and the third snowman.

Scarf (make 3)
You can see how the stitches are made in this tutorial

Chain 12, with dark green, glitter thread and crochet hook 5.
Round 1:
Crochet 2 dc together, the first dc in the 4th loop from the hook, the second dc in the 5th loop.
* ch 1, 2 dc together in the next 2 loops. Repeat from * until the last loop. Ch 1, 1 dc in the last loop and turn.

Round 2:
Ch 3, 2 dc together in the first and the second chain space of the previous round.
* Ch 1, 2 dc together: first dc in the same space where you made your last dc, the second dc in the next chain space.
Repeat from * and end in the ch3 of the previous round. Ch 1, and a dc around the ch 3. Turn.

Round 3-18:
Repeat round 2.

Fold the sides of the scarf together and close them with 10 to 12 sc. Fasten off.
Place the scarf under a snowman. The closed sides are placed on the back, in the middle.
Sew on the scarf. On the bottom you sew on the front and the back of the scarf. On the sides and the top you only sew on the back of the scarf.

Snowflake (make 4)
This pattern isn’t mine. I found this diagram on pinterest, but I couldn’t find the original source.

Description:
I changed the beginning of the pattern a bit.
Round 1:
Use white yarn and crochet hook 3,5 mm. Make a mr with 6 sc. Close with a sl st in the first sc.
Round 2:
Ch 4, dc in 1st st, ch
In next st: dc, ch, dc, ch.
Repeat 4 times. Close with sl st in 3rd ch.
Round 3:
Ch 1, sc in 1st chain space, ch 6, sc in next chain space.
*Ch 5, sc in next chain space, ch 6, sc in next chain space.
Repeat 4 times from *. Ch 2, dc in the first sc of the round.
Round 4:
Sc around the last dc of the previous round, ch 2,
* in chain space: 2 dc, picot with 4 chains, trc, picot with 7 chains, trc, picot with 4 chains, 2 dc –
Ch 2, sc in next chain space, ch 2,
Repeat from * until the last chain space. in chain space: 2 dc, picot with 4 chains, trc, picot with 7 chains, trc, picot with 4 chains, 2 dc.
Close with 2 chains and a sl st in the first sc off the round.
Fasten off.

Sew on the snowflakes between the snowmen.

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