Ara Star Ornament – Free Crochet Pattern
I love the classic white lights on a Christmas tree. There is something so gentle and calming about it. So, when I was making the Ara Blanket Square I realized that the star would also make a pretty tree ornament. I’ve adjusted and tweaked it a bit and now there is the Ara Star Ornament. Make just one or many to trim your tree, or gift them for someone else’s tree.
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Finished Size: approx. 3″ across
Yarn: #3 DK/light worsted (I used cotton)
- Sample used Sinfonia Mercerized Cotton in White
ch – chain
dc – double crochet
sc – single crochet
sk – skip
sl st – slip stitch
yo – yarn over
For a full list of abbreviations, please see my List of Abbreviations.
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Click the download button below to get the free PDF from Ravelry
ARA STAR ORNAMENT
Make magic ring,
Round 1: Ch 2 (does not count as st), 12 dc in magic ring, pull magic ring closed, sl st in 1st dc to join. (12 dc)
Round 2: Ch 1, sc in same dc as join, ch 3, sc in next dc, *sc in next dc, ch 3, sc in next dc, repeat from * around, sl st in first sc to join.
Round 3: Sl st in ch-3 sp, ch 2 (does not count as st), *(3 dc, ch 3, 3 dc) in ch-3 sp, repeat from * around, sl st in first dc to join.
Fasten off. Weave in ends.
To make the peaks of the stars as pointed as possible, you can gently block them.
Use either a strand of yarn or an ornament hanger to hang on tree.