Sam is a jolly little snowman on a mission to bring the joy of knitting to every holiday household. He’s a beginner-friendly project that requires no binding off, no embroidery skills and minimal shaping and seaming. To help you make your own little snowmen, Sam has packed his pattern full of step-by-step photo tutorials and helpful tips, so even the newest knitter can decorate their tree with Sam’s!
Because of it’s quick project time and simplicity, this pattern is also a great tool for teaching children to knit!
Sam the Snowman Ornament PDF
10 yds white worsted weight yarn
2 yds worsted weight yarn (for scarf)
2 yds worsted weight yarn (for hat)
Scraps of orange and black yarn (for finishing)
US 6 (4mm) double pointed needles
Brown pipe cleaner (for arms)
8 inches gold elastic cord (or yarn)
1 - 7mm metallic pompom
Fabric Glue (for our samples, we used Aleene’s Fabric Fusion)
4 skeins KnitPicks Wool of the Andes Worsted (100% Peruvian Highland Wool; 110 yds); 1 each in colors White, Solar Flare Heather and Black (with sample hats shown in colors Hollyberry, Silver, Brown Sugar and Grass)
Finished Dimensions: 4.25 inches tall x 1.5 inches wide (not including arms)