Crochet Pattern: Rustic Star Ornament

By Amy – 5 Comments
There are many themes at Christmas, mostly with color. Berry red and Christmas tree green, often times mixed with white are a more average theme. Then there are candy-colored themes, neon palettes, and some royal colors like deep purple and chocolate brown. But my particular favorite is the old-fashioned theme of dark reds and greens, with some browns thereabouts. Gives you a feeling of cherished Christmases from the past. That’s the same feeling I wanted to capture while designing this pattern. Old and cherished. This star ornament was made with simple stitches and a rustic cotton yarn. Very easy and fun! Merry Christmas everyone! Rustic Star Ornament

Skill Level:

Finished Size: 4″ (10 cm) in diameter

Materials:
Medium Weight Yarn (approximately 20 yards)
Crochet Hook G (4.00 mm)
Ribbon for hanging

crochet yarn size 4

Gauge:
7 sc = 1’’
8 rows = 1’’
Gauge Swatch: 2’’w x 2’’h (5 cm x 5 cm) ch 8.
Row 1: sc in second ch from hook and in each ch across: 7 sc
Row 2 – 8: ch 1, turn, sc in each sc across: 7 sc
Finish off.

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Crochet Pattern: Rustic Star Ornament
Round 1: make an adjustable ring, ch 1, 10 sc in ring, sl st in first sc: 10 sc
Round 2: ch 1, *(sc, dc) in next sc, ch 2, (dc, sc) in next sc, repeat from * around, sl st in first sc: 20 sts
Round 3: ch 1, *sc in next sc, dc in next dc, (2 dc, ch 2, 2 dc) in next ch-2 space, dc in next dc, sc in next sc, repeat from * around, sl st in first sc: 40 sts
Finish off.

Cut about 16” of ribbon, string through one of the star’s ch-2 spaces, and tie a bow.

I hope you have lots of fun making these ornaments. If you have any problems, leave me a message in the comments below and I’ll get back with you as soon as possible!

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5 Comments

  1. Lorraine Cooper says:

    These handy little stars have only taken a couple of minutes to make but the pleasure the grandchildren get is immense. Grandpa puts up the tree and the kids tell him where everything goes. This year I made a bucket of stars and they painted them and put glitter on and did whatever they wanted, they ended up as a garland strung around our dining room, Thank you.

  2. Collette Griffith says:

    Beuatiful little treasure! Thankyou, Amy!

  3. paty says:

    Very lovely and quaint. Thanks

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