Skill level: easy
2 packs Lion Brand Yarn Bonbons in Beach, each of which comes with 8 mini skeins. – You need 2 skeins of yellow to complete the ornament.
size US 3 (3.25 mm) knitting needles
sewing needle & thread
Abbreviations & Terms
CO – cast on
sts – stitches
WS – wrong side
p – purl
RS – right side
k – knit
M1R – make 1 right-leaning stitch. Here’s a tutorial.
(X sts) – X indicates the number of sts that will now be on your needle
M1L – make 1 left-leaning stitch. Here’s a tutorial.
rep – repeat
sk2p – slip one st, knit 2 together, pass slipped stitch over
mattress stitch – A seaming technique for joining knit pieces. Here’s a tutorial.
Gauge & dimensions: 22 sts & 28 rows over 4 inches, knit in stockinette stitch. Each leg of the star measures approx. 3.5” tall and 1.5” at its widest point.