Santa Star Temari (downloadable PDF) #1976A-D
- Beginner Skill level
This is a downloadable pattern and is not eligible for returns and must be purchased separately from regular stock items. You will have 2 attempts and 24 hours in which to download your pattern after purchase. To view this pattern you will need an Adobe Acrobat (PDF) viewer.In ancient Japan, temari was a craft of recycling, and it can be the same for us today. This adorable temari features a jolly Santa Claus in the shape of a star, complete with 3-dimensional knotted beard, hat, and belt. Barbara steps you through creating your core ball and all of the stitching with materials lists, diagrams, and excellent instructions. This is a 7 page, beginner level pattern. Instructions include details on making the ball, stitching a 5-point star, bouillion knot and French knot. No marking or guideline are required as a template is provided to stitch the star. Suggested supplies: DMC size 5 pearl cotton white, 0310, 0666; DMC floss for Santa's face; metallic thread in gold or silver, pom pom for the top of the hat, #18 darner needle, pins for eyes and use as guides.