You may know that in our house, there is a little battle of the yarn going on! I love to knit. And Pip Squeak (12) ADORES crochet…. so I am always keeping eye out for patterns for both us. I confess, usually the crochet pattern is infinitely cuter. But today.. I have one for both us!! Check out this cute FREE Snowman Knitting Pattern AND Crochet Pattern shared by Barnardo’s children’s charity! We do love a cute Christmas Crochet or Knitting pattern!
When I saw these over on the Barnardo’s website, I knew I had to share them with you, as they are too good to miss AND Barnardo’s is an incredible charity that simply needs to be supported!
Get crafty this Kidsmas and raise money to help Barnardo’s support vulnerable children
Barnardo’s children’s charity is calling on creative people to get crafty this Christmas time by stitching, glue-gunning, knitting, and sewing, all to raise money for its Kidsmas appeal.
Whether you’re a seasoned pro or new to crafts, there are crafty ideas for everyone to get involved with.
And by taking part you can help vulnerable children feel included in the magic of Christmas, and access the support they need all year round.
With the help of the experts at CraftWorld and designer Sue Stratford Barnardo’s has five free crafty designs for people to choose from, including sparkly cards, a cute, crocheted snowman, a cuddly knitted snowman, fun felt decorations and a Christmas cross stitch design.
You can grab these free Snowman Knitting Pattern and Snowman Crochet Patterns by Heading to the Barnardo’s website.
Knitting or crocheting not your thing? No worries! When you visit Barnardo’s you will see the also have a fabulous cross stitch snowman project and some ridiculously cute Snowman Felt Ornaments to sew!
So why indeed, not get crafty this Christmas and also raise some much needed funds?
Want more yarn and snowman crafty goodness? Check out these sweet snowman DIYS:
This little Yarn Snowman is a wrapped around some newspaper! Yes! Newspaper! Make it much more “Yarn efficient” as it looks and also a little bit recycled (esp if you upcycle the buttons and ribbons to make him!)!
Another super cute FREE Snowman Crochet Pattern, this one is a little smaller, but just as sweet!