Liven up your Christmas decoration by including some of these fun Christmas tree knitting patterns.
A lot of people look forward to putting up their Christmas tree. It is a holiday tradition that can bring back some strong memories. Ornaments are passed down from generation to generation. You do not have to stop at one large Christmas tree. You can decorate your home with tiny trees too.
We know that a knitted Christmas tree will never be able to replace your full-sized tree. But there is no reason you cannot enjoy small trees throughout your house.
We have included Christmas tree knitting patterns for every area of your home. From your living area to your kitchen and even your bathroom.
27 Knitted Christmas Tree Patterns
Below are 27 great Christmas tree knitting patterns. We have included both free and paid patterns, we are sure you will enjoy.
1. Christmas Tree Knitting Pattern by lavenderhillknits
You can add a hand knitted touch to your Christmas decor with these knitted Christmas trees. If you can knit socks and hats, you can easily make these cozies.
These adorable trees are knitted in the round with circular needles and double-point needles. They are then fitted over styrofoam cones. The pattern includes instructions for all three trees. The Christmas tree knitting patterns can be completed by an advanced beginner.
2. Jingle Bells Christmas Tree Knitting Pattern Hanging Decoration by BooBiloo
Make several of the fun, jingly Christmas tree ornaments for your friends and family. Hang them on the tree or add them to your gift wrapping to add a personal touch.
These ornaments are quick and easy to knit. They are knitted flat on 2 needles. Finished, the tree measures approximately 5.25” tall, not including the ribbon.
3. Bruce the Spruce Tree from Underground Crafter
Here is a free Christmas tree knitting pattern that makes a cute little amigurumi doll. With this pattern, the gauge is not important. You can use any weight yarn you like. Just make sure to use needles a tad smaller than you would usually use with that yarn.
This pattern is easy and can be finished by an advanced beginner. The completed amigurumi Christmas tree measures approximately 3.75” tall, depending on the yarn and needles you use.
4. Pot Holder Easy Christmas Tree Knitting Pattern by MelodysMakings
Add some holiday cheer to your table with this adorable Christmas tree pot holder. It is a quick and easy pattern that can be knitted in no time. The pot holders also make excellent Christmas gifts.
5. HAT “Noel Trees” Super Bulky Knitted Christmas Tree Pattern by Patternery
Make one of these wonderful hats for yourself or a friend. These hats are comfy and charming.
The pattern includes sizes from newborn to adult. There are instructions for both tall trees and short trees. You will need to know how to knit and purl, and a basic understanding of colourwork.
6. Potted Button Knit Christmas Tree Pattern from Just Craft Enough
These free knitted christmas tree pattern will look delightful sitting on a table or a mantle. They knit up quickly using medium weight yarn.
When you make these Christmas trees, you will also get to incorporate other crafting techniques. To finish this fun project you will also need wood dowels, terra cotta pots, florist foam and paint along with your knitting supplies.
7. Knit Christmas Tree Pattern by LittleRedWindow
These lovely knit Christmas Trees are a fun holiday project. The pattern includes instructions for all three trees. The trees measure 4.5”, 8”, and 10” tall.
To make these trees you will need green worsted weight yarn, 7” double pointed knitting needles, yarn needle, cable needle, manilla file folder, and tape.
8. Christmas Tree Cushion Cover Pattern by TheLonelySea
Here is a fun Christmas tree knitting pattern you can use to cover an existing pillow. The pattern makes an envelope cushion cover that is secured with buttons. Use traditional Christmas colours or change them up to match your decor.
The cushion cover is knitted flat on 2 needles and sewn up the sides. The cover will fit a 16” x 16” pillow.
9. Little Christmas Tree Knitting Pattern by GinxCraft
This knitted christmas tree pattern can be easily customised to make a wide variety of 3-D ornaments. They are a great project for using up your scrap yard.
The ornaments are knitted on two needles and only use approximately 20g of wool. The pattern has text instructions and photographs.
10. Cat Hat Christmas Tree Knitting Pattern by OonaPatterns
Your pet will probably not be happy wearing this Christmas tree hat, but they will surely look cute.
The downloadable PDF pattern has a lot of photos to help you understand the instructions. The completed hat will fit an average size cat, small dog, and other smaller animals.
11. Easy Christmas Tree Knitting Pattern by Gina Michelle
This free Christmas tree knitting pattern would be perfect for those with rustic holiday decor. The finished trees can be hung as ornaments or mounted on cinnamon sticks and a wood slice.
The trees are knitted flat, sewn together and stuffed with fibre fill.
12. Snowman with a X-mas Tree Amigurumi Doll Pattern by jasminetoys
You will make everyone smile with this lovable snowman and Christmas tree knitting pattern. He looks so precious wearing his boots, gloves, scarf and hat.
Using the suggested yarn and needles, the finished project will measure approximately 10.6” tall. It is an intermediate level pattern that requires the knowledge of basic knitting.
13. Christmas Tree Knitting Pattern by KnittingByPost
This knitted Christmas tree pattern is tipped in snow and topped with an angel. It would make a great centrepiece on your holiday table.
The completed tree with the angel measures approximately 11.81” tall. Skills required include cast on, knit, purl, increase by knitting into the front and back of stitch, decrease by knitting two stitches together, cast off, and sewing pieces together.
14. Festive Tree Stocking Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn
During the Christmas holiday, stockings look so charming hung on the mantle. And this is a free pattern that would be perfect for a boy or a girl. The pattern is for a 13” tall stocking. It is an intermediate level pattern.
15. Children’s Knitting Pattern by CinderellaRags
If you are looking for a Christmas sweater for a child, this one is perfect. The red stripes along with the green Christmas tree make this a festive and fun design. The pattern includes instructions for sizes 2,4,6 toddler and child.
16. Spruce Socks Knitting Pattern by OrigianallyLovely
You can never have too many socks. And these would be the perfect accessory for winter. The socks have a subtle Christmas tree design that is delicate and simple.
The pattern includes instructions for four sizes. The socks are constructed from the top, down. The heel is shaped using a heel flap technique.
17. Tree Scarf Pattern from Kidz Knitz
This scarf is beautiful and will take some time to make. However, the finished results are worth it.
To make the free Christmas tree knitting pattern, you will need size 8 needles. They recommend using 6 balls of S. Charles Heather yarn. But it is quite expensive. You can use another type of yarn.
18. Christmas Dog Sweater Knitting Pattern by InspiredByMocha
Your dog will look absolutely adorable in this Christmas dog sweater. You know your dog needs a sweater to get into the Christmas spirit too!
This is an easy pattern that uses knit, purl, cast on, bind off and sew your pieces together. The pattern uses 4 colours of yarn. There are instructions for sizes XS through large.
19. Knit Christmas Tree Pattern by FirFoodArtShop
If you can knit a hat, you can knit these Christmas trees. The pattern has instructions for 3 different trees in 7 different sizes, so you can create your own little forest.
The pattern can be completed by a beginner / advanced beginner. You will need super bulky yarn, US 13 circular needles, stitch marker, scissors, yarn needle, fibre fill and optional sticks or wood bases.
20. Last minute Bulky Tree Coasters Knitting Pattern by SealedbyaKris
If you are looking for some last minute Christmas gift ideas, knit up a bunch of these bulky tree coasters. Simple and stylish, this cowl knitting pattern can be worked up quickly. It was designed to be pulled down over one or both shoulders or pulled up and used as a hat.
The pattern uses US 8 (5 mm) knitting needles and bulky weight yarn. It is a quick knit. They can be used as coasters, blanket squares, or sweater patches.
21. Wonky Christmas Trees Knitting Pattern by The Blue Mouse
This Wonky Christmas Trees Knitting Pattern creates these really fun and unique Christmas decorations. You use the loop stitch to create the texture and you have the option to leave them as loops or to cut them to look more like a real tree. I love the uniqueness of these trees and how much they brighten up a room.
22. Christmas Trees 1 Knitting Pattern by Squibblybups
You can use this download PDF knitting pattern to make 9 different Christmas trees. They are perfect baubles, hanging ornaments, garlands, wreaths and other decorations. You can leave them as they are or add your own decorations.
The trees are knitted flat and sewn up with a tapestry needle. Completed, they are approximately 4” tall. The pattern also includes instructions for using the trees to make a wreath,
23. Kertasnikir Boot Toppers from Berroco
There is no reason why you should be wearing plain drab boots in the winter when you can add these festive boot toppers. And they are not only cute, but they will also help keep you warm.
The finished toppers measure approximately 14” around and 7 ½” high (not folded).
24. Washcloth or Afghan Square Knitted Christmas Tree Pattern by DaisyAndStorm
This Christmas tree knitting pattern can be used as a dishcloth or a washcloth. Or you can create a bunch of these and make a blanket or afghan.
The download includes easy-to-follow instructions and a chart. You will need to know how to cast on, cast off, knit and purl.
25. Knitted Christmas Trees Pattern from The Twisted Yarn
Decorate your tabletop or mantle with these cheerful knitted Christmas trees. The free Christmas tree knitting pattern is knitted flat, rolled up, stuffed and sewn shut. Then you can decorate it as you please.
26. Worsted Hat Festive Christmas Tree Knitting Pattern by Patternery
Stay warm and cosy wearing one of these Festive Tree hats. The hat is knitted in the round. The download includes 8 pages of instructions, including colourful photos. It also includes a snowfall chart, faux pom-pom instructions and bead instructions.
27. Colorwork Sock Knitting Pattern by FiberandFernDesigns
The Arendelle Socks uses colourwork and lace to create these whimsical socks. They were inspired by the city of Arendelle in the animated film Frozen.
This is an intermediate level pattern. You will need to be familiar with colourwork/stranded knitting, lace stitches, and basic shaping techniques. The patterns include instructions for sizes small, medium, and Large.
28. Striped Christmas Tree Knitting Pattern by Designs By Jemery
These Striped Christmas Trees have a beautiful texture and are designed to stand up straight on their own; their garter stitch base provides a stable weighted platform to support them. Try adding beads to your tree for added beauty, or hang tiny ornaments on it’s boughs just for fun!
29. Plaid Christmas Trees Knitting Pattern by Little Red Window
This cute Plaid Christmas Trees Knitting Pattern is cute, cozy, and festive, and they’re the perfect holiday knit for your home this year! There are three sizes with three different plaid patterns and I think they look so cute all together!
i’ve never been a real big green fan, but I think these trees change that and now I want all green plaid all holiday season!
30. Crocodile Knit Christmas Tree by Lena Skvagerson
This beautiful Crocodile Knit Stitch Christmas Tree will make the perfect addition to all of your holiday decor! Knit it up along with some handmade ornaments, strings of lights and so much more to make it really pop and sparkle with your own personal style!
Get the Pattern here
31. Snow Trees Knitting Pattern by Whimsy North
The first snow has fallen and Christmas is around the corner. These Knit Snow Trees will add a touch of whimsy to your Christmas and Holiday decor. They are knit seamlessly in the round from bottom to top and then stuffed with poly-fil and cinched closed at the bottom.
The pattern comes in three sizes for you to layer different heights within your decor. Have fun trying out different color furs and yarn!
IT IS NEVER TOO EARLY TO GET INTO THE CHRISTMAS SPIRIT. AND WHAT BETTER WAY THAN BY WORKING ON SOME CHRISTMAS TREE KNITTING PATTERNS.
The Christmas holiday is like no other. It is a magical time that creates memories that will last a lifetime. You get to spend time with family and friends, lavishly decorate your home, and give heartfelt gifts.
If you are a knitter or a crocheter and are looking for some decorating ideas or gift ideas, we have listed some amazing holiday knitting patterns.
Here are our Favourite Crochet Christmas Pattern Lists
- Christmas Knitted Elf Hat
- Christmas Stocking
- Crochet Christmas Trees
- Crochet Christmas Ornaments and Decorations
- Knitted Christmas Jumper Patterns
Do not wait until the last minute to get started. Instead, start working on some Christmas tree knitting patterns right now.