A Festive Christmas Wreath
Greet Santa (and other festive visitors) with a Christmas door wreath. I hope you enjoy knitting this striking wreath for your front door to display over the Christmas period.
The pattern has instructions for knitting the Christmas Trees, Candy Sticks and Bells and how to wire them for the arrangement.
Materials - Double Knitting Yarn
1 – 25-gram ball of each of the following colours: Red, White, Yellow
Small amount of Yellow, Lemon, Milk Chocolate Brown, Light Green, Lime Green, Beige, Dusky Pink, Mauve, Blue, Peach
1 pair of 3 mm (UK11-US2) needles
1 Pair of 3 mm (UK11-US2) Double-ended needles
30cm (12 ins) Circular Rattan Wreath
Self-adhesive small craft coloured gems or (if not available) craft coloured gems and a bottle/tube of adhesive
Strong Floristry Wire or 5 mtrs of 1 mm wire from the hardware store or garden centre
Small pair of craft pliers
A length of strong string/ribbon