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Christmas Characters

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  • The pattern has row numbers for each step so you don’t lose your place
  • instructions for making the three characters and photos
  • a list of abbreviations and explanation of some techniques
  • a materials list and recommended yarns.
  • The pattern is 5 pages and written in English.



Knit three adorable decorations to adorn your tree: Santa, a polar bear, and a toy soldier.

TECHNIQUES: All pieces are knitted flat (back and forth) on a pair of straight knitting needles, apart from the soldier’s chin strap which is a single crochet chain. You will need to cast on and off, knit, purl, work increases and decreases, sew seams, and duplicate stitch (Swiss darning) embroidery to decorate.

FINISHED SIZE: One size: Polar Bear is 10cm tall, Santa 11cm tall and Soldier 12cm tall.

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Materials you need at home:

  • A pair of straight 3.5mm knitting needles (US 4)
  • A 3.5mm crochet hook for the soldier’s chin strap
  • Double knitting yarns (DK or light worsted weight)
  • Beads for the eyes
  • Toy filling