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Christmas Santa Wreath
Christmas Santa Wreath

Materials: Lily Sugar'n Cream Cotton 4 ply Solids 2.5 oz, Sparkles 2 oz
Colour A Red 1 Ball
Colour B Pink 1 Ball
Colour C White 1 Ball
Colour D Mistletoe Sparkle 1 Ball
Small Amount of Blue Yarn
Crochet Hook Size G or 6 or 4.00 mm
2 Yds of 5/8" wide Green Ribbon
3 Yds of 1/4" wide White Ribbon
20 Dried Small Pine Cones
Styrofoam Wreath 12 inch Diameter
1 Ball Sugar'n Cream Emerald to Wrap Wreath (optional)
Glue and Stuffing

Santa: (make 3)
Face: With B, ch 6. Join with sl st to form ring.
1st rnd: Ch 3. 7 dc in ring. Break B and join C in last dc. With C, 8 dc in same ring. Sl st in first dc.

2nd Rnd: Ch 3. Sl st in top of first B st. *Ch 3. Sl st in top on nex st. *Repeat from * to * for all B sts. **Ch 5. Sl st into next C st.** Repeat
from ** to ** to complete ring.

Hat:  With A ch 9.
1st Row: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1 sc in each sc to end of ch. 8 sc. Turn.

2nd Row: Ch 1, miss first sc, 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.

Repeat 2nd row until one st remains. Fasten off.

Pompom:
Join C with sl st to point of hat. Ch 4, join with sl st to form ring.

1st Rnd: Ch 1, 12 sc in ring. Break yarn leaving 6 inches end. Thread yarn through a needle and draw through top of each st in ring.
Draw up firmly and fasten off.
Finishing: Sew hat to face as illustrated. Embroider two eyes using blue yarn.

Stocking: (make 4)
Cuff: With C, ch 13.

1st Row: (rs): 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1 sc in each ch to end of ch, 12 sc, ch 1. Turn

2nd Row: 1 sc in each sc to end of row, ch 1. Turn.
Repeat 2nd row once more, joining A at end of last row.

Leg: With A, 1 sc in each sc to end of row, ch 1. Turn.
Repeat last row until work from beginning measures 3 inches ending with right side facing and omitting turning ch at end of row.
Fasten off.

Heel: With right side of work facing, miss first 9 sc. Join C with sl st in next sc, ch 1, 1 sc in same sc, 1 sc in each of last 2 sc. Bring
other side of leg around. Work 1 sc in each of first 3 sc. Ch 1, turn.
Next Row: 1 sc in each of first 4 sc. Ch 1, turn.
Next Row: 1 sc in each of first 2 sc. Ch 1, turn.
Next Row: 1 sc in each of next 2 sc, 1 sc in next sc of long row below. 3 sts. Ch 1, turn.
Next Row: 1 sc in each of next 3 sc, 1 sc in next sc of long row below. 4 sts. Ch 1, turn.
Continue as for last 2 rows until 6 sts of heel have been worked, omitting turning ch at end of last row. Fasten off.

Foot: With right side facing, miss first 3 sc of heel. Join A with sl st in next sc, ch 1, 1 sc in same sc, 1 sc in each of next 2 sc of heel,
miss next sc of leg, 1 sc in each of next 4 sc, miss next sc of leg, 1 sc in each of next 3 sc of heel, ch 1, turn. 10 sts.
Next Row: 1 sc in each sc to end of row, ch 1. Turn.
Next Row: 1 sc in each sc to end of row, changing to C in last sc, ch 1. Turn.
Toe: (next 2 rows): With C, 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Ch 1, turn.
Next Row: (Draw up a loop in each of next 2 sc, yo and draw a loop through all loops on hook - SC2tog made) 5 times. Fasten off.

Finishing: Sew cuff and leg back seams, Sew foot and toe seams. Sew corners of heel closed. Stuff lightly.

Gift Box: (make 5):
Box Main Piece: With D, ch 8.
1st Row: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, ,1 sc in each ch to end of ch. turn. 7 sc.
**2nd to 6th Rows: Ch 1, 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.
7th Row: Ch 1, 1 sc in back loop only of each sc to end of row, turn.
8th to 10th Rows: Ch 1, 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn.**
11th Row: Repeat 7th row.
Repeat from ** to ** once. Fasten off.
Box Sides: (make 2): Ch 7.
1st Row: 1 sc in 2nd ch from hook, 1 sc in each ch to end of row. Turn. 6 sc.
2nd to 4th Rows: Ch 1, 1 sc in each sc to end of row. Turn. Fasten off.
Finishing: Sew first row of main piece to last row to form a box with sides open. Sew one box side in position. Stuff box. Sew
remaining box side in position.
Tie a length of ribbon around box, tie a bow and stitch in place.

Assembly: If desired, wrap yarn around styrofoam wreath to cover completely.
Using photo as a guide, glue Santas, Stockings and Gift Boxes on Wreath as illustrated. Glue on pine cones and ribbon bow.