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DIY Christmas yarn star ornament - easy Christmas yarn craft
Have you ever crafted yarn ornaments ? They are simple and so beautiful! This gorgeous, decorative, and frugal Christmas star ornament by Decora Recicla Imagina is so easy to make, you won't believe your eyes! Using yarn, glue, sewing pins and styrofoam trays, you can make unique and beautiful homemade Christmas ornaments in minutes! Of course, you can use any other shapes than stars : imagine a gorgeous yarn Christmas tree, a snowflake, or a snowman... the possibilities are endless!
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Easy DIY yarn ball ornament - how to make yarn balls
Looking for a super simple and gorgeous winter/ Christmas decoration? Here's a quick, simple and budget-friendly yarn decor you can try out for this Christmas season! Make festive yarn balls with Thoughts for Happy Minds' simple instructions to add some flash to parties or your home decor. Although this yarn ball ornament takes a day to dry, these colorful yarn balls can be great last-minute Christmas decorations. Or, in vibrant or elegant colors, it can be also a great party decor for any special occasion! ( Yarn balls are colorful, versatile and suitable for so many holidays and occasions. ) Watch the video and learn how to make them:
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DIY Ribbon (or T-shirt yarn ) Christmas tree ornament
Let us show you today a super easy, super quick Christmas craft that can be a lovely addition to your Christmas decor or Christmas tree! These beautiful Christmas ornaments are made from old T-shirts ! Unbelievable isn't it? T-shirt yarn is a brilliant way to re-purpose your old clothes and create gorgeous decors such as this nice ribbon Christmas tree ornament ! This DIY ribbon Christmas tree ornament is a super creative and absolutely low-budget way to decorate your Christmas tree ! ( And this Christmas craft is also super easy to make,so you can create some with the kids as well! )
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DIY Scandinavian Santa gnome Christmas tree ornament
This DIY Scandinavian style Santa Christmas ornament is so cute and so easy to make: you could whip out a bunch of them as lovely gift toppers or as cute Christmas ornaments under an afternoon. Kids love to craft with yarn and felt, so this would be a fun one to do with them too. With this fun technique you can make little Christmas gnomes similar to Santa , just use colorful felt pieces instead of red. Follow along Factory Direct Craft' step-by-step tutorial and create your very own little Scandinavian style Santa gnome Christmas tree ornaments :
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Crocheted snowflake garland - free crochet pattern
Christmas is just around the corner and we would like to share with you something special for your Christmas tree: a free gorgeous crochet snowflake garland! What's fits better to your home at Christmas / winter than beautiful delicate snowflakes ! With this detailed crochet tutorial you can crochet this beautiful crochet snowflake garland easily, even if you are a beginner in crocheting!
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Adorable and simple pom pom bears - yarn craft
She's back again with another fun pom pom craft: this time she's making an adorable pom pom bear! This little yarn creature is really easy to make and can be used as a key chain, a toy, a decoration for fall or winter or in many other cool ways. This super cute pom pom bear is a perfect quick winter/autumn decor or a simple kids craft for boring rainy /snowy afternoons. In this super craft blog you can find many more pompom animals to make! (You will find them in the bottom of the page.)
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How mo make a spring flower fairy doll - doll making tutorial
Watch this step-by-step tutorial and learn how to make gorgeous ( spring ) flower fairy dolls ! This easy DIY doll making tutorial will teach you how to make a fun and easy doll with the kids using a basic flower fairy doll technique. This includes using floral wire, a wooden bead , embroidery floss, and a silk flower. The supplies for this beautiful flower fairy dol l are absolutely inexpensive! Once you have mastered making a basic flower fairy there are a lot fun options and variations. You can use these beautiful fairies to decorate the kid's room , your home at spring or the classroom ! ( Or you can create a whole fairy doll play set for the kids as a gift ! )
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Giant rope spiderweb - outdoor Halloween decor
This giant spider web is such an ideal decoration for Halloween. There are many different ways to make a spider web but we simply love this one! Especially the super cute fat spider at the middle! Use this fun giant spiderweb tutorial by My Untangled Life and your crafty skills to make this spooky one-of-a-kind Halloween decoration. You'll be the envy of the neighborhood !
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Little crochet pumpkins (free crochet pattern)
We simply LOVE cute and quick crochet patterns! Just look at this lovely little crochet pumpkin ! Isn't it super adorable? Get your hook and yarn out and let’s hook up these adorable pumpkins ! Autumn is our favorite time of the year. Every fall we like to decorate with pumpkins and of course we love crocheting so why not combine these two passions together! Eva would like to share this wonderful free crochet pumpkin pattern with you, so you can decorate and welcome in autumn. Get the pattern at horgolom.blogspot.com and create your very own adorable little crochet pumpkins !
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Fall maple leaves (free crochet pattern)
Two of our favorite things about fall is the leaves changing color and good crochet weather. Seasoned crocheters know what we mean by good crochet weather! So let's combine these two things together with this beautiful and free crochet fall leaf pattern provided by The Painted Hinge! Beautiful, isn't it? With this nice detailed crochet tutorial you will be able to make these gorgeous fall maple leaves as a fall garland or appliques in no time, even if you are a beginner in crocheting !
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Easy paper plate snowflake yarn art for kids
The end result of this paper plate snowflake yarn art is so gorgeous on the back of the paper plate. We loved how both the multi-colored snowflake turned out and the blue ones. You can make several and thread them together to make a fun winter themed banner to hang in your home. Or decorate your snowflakes even further with sequins, glitter glue and craft gems. Not only is this a perfect activity for the winter months but it’s great for beginning sewing and fine motor skills.
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Little crocheted Christmas elf (free amigurumi pattern)
We know December is the busiest time for all crafters , so we brought to you this cute little crochet ( amigurumi ) elf doll that is small and simple - perfect as a last minute Christmas present or if you need to work up a whole bunch! These super cute amigurumi elves are not complicated to crochet , but do include some small details, which can be a bit fiddly to make. But if you have some patience and enjoy working on small details, it's right up your alley. Happy crocheting !
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Pompom Christmas gnome with crochet hat (free crochet pattern)
If you love easy & quick crochet projects and super cute Scandinavian gnomes you will love these adorable pompom - amigurumi Christmas gnomes by Alex! The pompom - amigurumi Christmas gnomes are perfect to use up yarn scraps , and they can be used as ornaments on your Christmas tree ( or they can be used as cute little winter decorations ). At Alex's crochet blog you will find the pompom-amigurumi Christmas gnome ornament pattern for free accompanied with a nice, detailed assembling tutorial. Happy crocheting!
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Little crochet elf - free amigurumi pattern
We love simple amigurumi projects and also we are aware that December is the busiest time for all crafters , so we brought to you this cute little crochet ( amigurumi ) elf doll by Dendennis that is small and simple - perfect as a last minute Christmas present or if you need to work up a whole bunch! These super cute amigurumi elves are not complicated to crochet , but do include some small details, which can be a bit fiddly to make. But if you have some patience and enjoy working on small details, it's right up your alley. Happy crocheting !
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Little crochet Christmas tree - free amigurumi pattern
Besides being totally adorable, this crochet Christmas tree pattern is completely free, so you can experiment with it without blowing your crochet budget. Grab some scrap yarn and start stitching! This adorable amigurumi Christmas tree by Dendennis is ready for cuddles from your favorite kiddo. If you're stitching the Christmas tree as a toy for a young child, swap the safety eyes for crocheted or embroidered eyes instead. You can easily customize this amigurumi Christmas tree design with any decorations you'd like, especially if you'd like a more realistic-looking Christmas tree. Crochet a little amigurumi Christmas tree as a toy or as a cute little display on the shelf. If you're a beginner crocheter who is looking for a little bit of a challenge, this is a great pattern for you.
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Easy crochet snowflake - free pattern & video tutorial
Do you love simple (beginner) crochet projects and snow? Try this crochet snowflake! Snowflakes are absolutely amazing because each one is a unique, one-of-a-kind masterpiece. Crochet is an ideal medium for capturing the dazzling beauty of a snowflake : think of crocheted snowflakes as a fascinating exploration in both fiber and symmetry. Enjoy the opportunity to play with different yarn types and colors as you explore this brilliant free & easy crochet snowflake pattern from BHookedCrochet. This crochet snowflake pattern is super easy therefore it's a perfect choice for both experienced and beginner crocheters !
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Little amigurumi Christmas tree with cork trunk (free crochet pattern)
This super cute miniature , crochet ( amigurumi ) Christmas tree pattern is completely free, so you can experiment with it without blowing your crochet budget. Grab some scrap yarn and start stitching! You can easily customize this amigurumi Christmas tree design with any decorations you'd like, especially if you'd like a more realistic-looking Christmas treeCrochet a little amigurumi Christmas tree as a Christmas tree ornament or as a cute little display on the shelf. If you're a beginner crocheter who is looking for a quick and easy crochet project, this is a great pattern for you.
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Little amigurumi Christmas tree ornament (free crochet pattern)
Besides being totally adorable, this crochet Christmas tree pattern is completely free, so you can experiment with it without blowing your crochet budget. Grab some scrap yarn and start stitching! This adorable amigurumi Christmas tree is ready for cuddles from your favorite kiddo.  You can easily customize this amigurumi Christmas tree design with any decorations you'd like, especially if you'd like a more realistic-looking Christmas treeCrochet a little amigurumi Christmas tree as a toy or as a cute little display on the shelf. If you're a beginner crocheter who is looking for a little bit of a challenge, this is a great pattern for you.
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Small crochet Christmas present (free amigurumi pattern)
Do you love crocheting and adorable soft toysCrochet this crocheted / amigurumi Christmas present which can be a wonderful  handmade gift for your kids (or grandkids). In this nice crochet / amigurumi blog you will find the free amigurumi Christmas present pattern and a nice detailed written crochet tutorial! This amigurumi Christmas present  is an absolutely easy crochet toy project: you can create the Christmas present easily even if you are a beginner in amigurumi. This crocheted Christmas present doesn't require too much yarn, and it will look great in any color!
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Miniature gingerbread house Christmas ornament (free crochet pattern)
With this free crochet pattern you can learn how to crochet this adorable gingerbread house in amigurumi! This sweet amigurumi gingerbread house is sure to bring a smile to any face! This amigurumi cutie is a wonderful seasonal decoration or soft toy for kids. This amigurumi gingerbread house is also perfect as a gift for a newborn if you leave out the beads.  At this nice crochet blog you will find the free amigurumi pattern of this super cute gingerbread house accompanied with a nice detailed assembling tutorial. This amigurumi pattern is a beginner one, so if you are a beginner in amigurumis this gingerbread house  is absolutely perfect to begin with!
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Crochet Grinch Christmas tree ornament (free amigurumi pattern)
Know a Grinch lover? We've got the perfect gift idea for them: a crochet Grinch Christmas tree ornament! Whether you're gifting it as a toy or as home decor, this free amigurumi pattern will thrill Grinch fanatics. This cute crochet ( amigurumi ) Grinch Christmas tree ornament  can be a perfect handmade gift or handmade toy for your kids / grandkids. In this great amigurumi blog you will find a wonderful free  amigurumi Grinch Christmas tree ornament pattern which will help you to create this adorable crocheted ornament with interesting details, personality and cuteness!
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Amigurumi nutcracker Christmas tree ornament (free crochet pattern)
Today we're sharing a free amigurumi pattern with you for a super cute crochet nutcracker Christmas tree ornament ! Adorable, isn't it? We love handmade amigurumi ornaments so much, because they have lots of personality and the kids will love them more than any expensive store bought decorations! This adorable amigurumi nutcracker ornament should be easy peasy to crochet, since it uses only basic crochet loops. Create a set of super cute nutcracker amigurumi ornaments for your kids or grandkids they will love it! You can crochet the nutcracker in any size and color they will be lovely in any form!
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Amigurumi (crochet) german pickle Christmas ornament
Know a german pickle lover? We've got the perfect gift idea for him/her: a funny crochet german pickle Christmas ornament! Whether you're gifting it as a toy or as Christmas tree ornament, this free amigurumi pattern will thrill german pickle fanatics. This cute crochet ( amigurumi ) german pickle Christmas ornament can be a perfect handmade gift or handmade toy for your kids / grandkids. In this great amigurumi blog you will find a wonderful free  amigurumi german pickle Christmas ornament pattern which will help you to create this adorable crocheted toy with lots of interesting details, personality and cuteness!
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Easy crochet snowflake Christmas ornament (free pattern)
What's the best in crocheted snowflakes besides of their gorgeous delicate look? Crochet snowflakes are not cold! They're also perfect to decorate your Christmas tree or to give away to friends. You can also crochet a few snowflakes to put in Christmas cards! We simply love looking at snowflakes and we would like to share with you something that would be quick to make, so here it is: a great free snowflake pattern!  These snowflake patterns are simple and easy to make! You can make them with a wide range of hooks and yarn combinations.
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DIY String art star - Christmas yarn craft
It’s DIY string art time! There’s something so therapeutic about string art, we just love them! And when you get a great piece of Christmas decor as an end result, that’s a major bonus. Tatertots And Jello created this step-by-step tutorial to teach you how to make this gorgeous Christmas yarn art in no time. This beautiful string art star can be a great Christmas decor in your home or you can use this fun craft technique to create other motifs as well!
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Easy little crochet Christmas tree  (free pattern)
Today, we would like to share a quick, easy & free crochet pattern with you so you can make your own small decorative Christmas tree. This easy little crochet Christmas tree is so cute! Isn't it? If you use thicker yarn and a larger hook, you will have a bigger tree and it can even be used as a centerpiece to your Christmas table. And of course you can customize the colors of your crochet Christmas trees too. Click the buttons below and have fun with this free crochet Christmas tree pattern :
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Crochet wine cork ornament - snowman,mushroom, elf & Christmas tree
We’re getting so close to Christmas now and we are finally starting get into the festive mood, helped along splendidly by this little troop of winter wine cork cozies!DIY wine cork figures are one of those classic craft projects that will always be a great Christmas craft,especially if it involves crocheting! Here is MojiMoji's crochet spin on this timeless DIY! Crochet wine cork Christmas trees, snowmen and elves are something that you can do to really get in the Christmas mood! You can display these cute crocheted wine cork ornaments as a part of your winter / Christmas decor. This Christmas crochet project is also great for clearing your yarn scrap stash.
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Winter popsicle stick pals - winter yarn craft idea for kids
Here's a wonderful craft stick yarn dolls for kids to make by Happy Hooligans! This is the quickest and cutest little popsicle doll craft ! Kids can make these easy craft stick yarn dolls with just 3 simple supplies. These little popsicle stick dolls are simply adorable – perfect for a doll house or for pretend play, and the process of making them is very fun and addictive. The process for making these popsicle stick dolls is really quick and easy, and great for helping kids develop fine-motor skills as well as wrapping and winding skills. ( And this project is also perfect for use up your scrap yarn stash )
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Easy crochet snowman Christmas tree ornament (free pattern)
Winter is finally here! The temperature outside is starting to drop and before long, we may be seeing snow on the ground. We decided to get in the winter / Christmas mood by sharing this cute crochet snowman Christmas ornament with you created by Devon. This little crochet snowman ornament would also work for an applique as well. Just don’t add a hanging string and you can use it for something else. You can use small beads or buttons for the eyes and nose. Change out the colors of the hat and/or scarves to customize your  little crochet snowman Christmas ornament.
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DIY Easy snowman pompon ornaments - winter craft for kids
We will continue this craft week with a fun snowman pompon ornament. Looking for an easy and quick winter craft for the kids? Or a super cute winter decoration? These little DIY Easy snowman pompon ornaments  will look sweet adorning your mantel throughout the winter! These cute pompom snowman are really easy to make: you just need a little white yarn and some orange pipe cleaners. Even the smallest crafty hands can create some! Of course you can use these adorable little yarn snowman to decorate other things in your home as well! ( Imagine it on a nice fluffy winter wreath in your door, or a few pompon snowman in a cute basket! )
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