Christmas Bulbs

Here’s the last of my Victorian style Christmas ornaments. They are basic/simple bulb style ornaments. They can be made in solid colors or stripes, however you choose.

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Bulbs:

Supplies:
F hook
Medium weight yarn in 4 ( I used Lily’s sugar and cream )
Poly fill stuffing
Yarn needle
Silver yarn, ( optional )
Glitter glue ( optional )

Bulb:
Ch 2
1. 5sc in second ch from hk – 5
2. sc in each st around – 5
3. 2sc in each st around – 10
4. ( sc, 2sc )5x – 15
5. sc around – 15
6. ( sc 2, 2sc )5x – 20
7. sc around – 20
8. ( sc 3, 2sc )5x – 25
9-14. sc around – 25
15. ( sc 3, dec )5x – 20
16. sc around – 20
-begin stuffing, keep stuffing firm.
17. ( sc 2, dec )5x – 15
18. sc around – 15
19. ( sc, dec )5x – 10
20. sc around – 10
21. dec 5, fasten off, sew shut

Top: ( optional )
Ch 2
1. 4sc in second ch from hk – 4
2. 2sc in each st around – 8
3. sc around in back loops only – 8
4. sc around – 8
Fasten off.
Sew on to top

It’s hard to see in the photo, but I used fine glitter glue and covered a few stripes only. It glitters lovely in the light!

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