Christmas Candle Crochet Pattern

Hello! Today I’m sharing yet another Christmas pattern with you: A Christmas Candle Crochet Pattern! I had fun designing this pattern and it would look really cute as a festive ornament or decoration. It’s also super quick to make, so if you’re in need of some last-minute Christmas gifts, look no further!

Some of my other Christmas Crochet Patterns:

The Grinch Crochet Pattern

Snoopy Crochet Pattern

Charlie Brown Crochet Pattern

Christmas Candle Crochet Pattern

Materials Needed:

  • White worsted (4) weight yarn
  • Yellow worsted (4) weight yarn
  • Green worsted (4) weight yarn
  • Red worsted (4) weight yarn
  • 4.00 mm crochet hook
  • Yarn needle
  • Stuffing

Terms Needed: Sc = single crochet, Sc2tog = single crochet 2 together, ss = slip stitch, ch = chain, st = stitch, mc = magic circle

For the wax part of the candle (the white part):

Start with white yarn.

Row 1: Sc 5 in mc. Ss to first st. (5 sts)

Row 2: Ch 1. Sc 2 in each st around. Ss. (10 sts)

Row 3: Ch 1. Sc in the front loop of each st around. Ss. (10 sts)

Rows 4-8: Ch 1. Sc in each st around. Ss. (10 sts)

Stuff candle.

Row 9: Ch 1. In front loop of each st, sc2tog around. Ss. (5 sts)

Bind off.

For the flame part of the candle:

Start with yellow yarn.

Row 1: Sc 6 in mc. Ss. (6 sts)

Row 2: Ch 1.  (Sc 2 in st, sc 2) repeat to end of row. Ss. (8 sts)

Row 3: Ch 1. (Sc2tog, sc 2) repeat to end of row. Ss. (6 sts)

Stuff flame.

Row 4: Ch 1. (Sc2tog, sc) repeat to end of row. Ss. (4 sts)

Row 5: Ch 1. Sc2tog around. (2 sts)

Bind off, leaving a tail for sewing. Sew flame to top of candle.

For Holly Leaves (make 2):

Start with green yarn.

Row 1: Ch 6, turn. Beginning in 2nd ch from hook, (Sc, Ch 3, sc in same st), ss, (Sc, Ch 3, sc in same st), ss, (Sc, Ch 3, sc in same st). Working on the other side of the chs (the free loops), (Sc, Ch 3, sc in same st), ss, (Sc, Ch 3, sc in same st), Ss in last 2 sts of row. Bind off, leaving a tail for sewing. Sew holly leaves to candle.

For Holly Berries (make 3):

Start with red yarn.

Row 1: Sc 3 in mc. Ss. (3 sts)

Bind off, leaving a tail for sewing. Sew holly berries to candle between the holly leaves. Weave in all ends.

I hope you enjoyed this Christmas Candle Crochet Pattern. Happy crocheting!

Gillian

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