Special Christmas ornaments are so fun to unpack every year. I love ornaments with special touches or surprises and these hollow knitted and felted balls with a tiny snowman or Christmas tree inside fit the bill.
They are very simple to knit, and don’t take long to put together.
This is a pdf pattern which you will receive immediately after payment.
Size 10½, 3, 2 double pointed or circular needles, or size needle to achieve gauge
Yarn needle, embroidery needle, beading needle
Cascade 220 [100% wool; 220 yds per 3.5 ounce ball]; color numbers 9325 (blue), 8505 (white), 4146 (red), 2429 (green)
Fingering weight yarn scraps for snowman’s scarf
Red and white embroidery floss for tree garland, white for snowman
4 black seed bead and 5 orange seed beads for snowman, several bright colors for tree ornaments
2½“ circle of cardboard- like from a cereal box
2½“ circle of paper
Glitter, I used mica
About 3” tall and 3” wide