Monday, July 22, 2013

Crochet Granny Square Ornament Covers-Christmas in July!

I've always been tickled by Christmas In July and wanted to make something hoping it might provide some inspiration and give folks a head start on holiday ideas. Especially if you like to decorate with or give handcrafted items as gifts. These ornament covers use granny squares in a way I've never seen before!
The red one was made from a standard acrylic worsted weight yarn and has some nice stretch to it. The green one is 100% cotton yarn and has very little stretch. I prefer the acrylic.
I loosely used this very popular pattern HEREIf you've been following along with my crocheting escapades then you know I don't follow directions very well... But since my projects are small they usually seem to turn out cute anyway:@)

I can see a whole box of multi-colored ornaments covered in white yarn folks-
Inexpensive and very pretty!


  1. that's very cute. :) an ornament cozy. :)

  2. Christmas in July always makes me smile and these are indeed cute!!!!

  3. Not only inexpensive and pretty, but they are warm looking too. They just exude that feeling that you want at Christmas, if you ask me.

  4. Hi Lynn,
    you are so creative. The Christmas ornaments turned out evry pretty. Lots of time to crochet a whole set for the tree at Christmas.
    Best greetings, Johanna

  5. This looks really pretty, Lynn! Christmas will be here before we know it!

  6. Cute idea, Lynn! I love make granny squares and this is a quick and easy project.

  7. When the weather turns foul I know where to come for projects ;). Very cute!

  8. Very cute - definitely time to start thinking of those bigger Christmas sewing projects!

    Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!
    Hope you have a fabulous week!
    Jill @ Creating my way to Success

  9. Adorable covers Lynn and fun Christmas in July project!

  10. Wow, how cute these are! I love these Christmas ornaments!!


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