Snowflake Angel Tree Topper

Project Description

What are you most proud of? I am so pleased with the way this angel turned out. The angel has wings and a halo made of snowflakes; and the skirt is created using a snowflake-like design. I am also very happy with the table stand I created so the angel can also be used as a centerpiece! What advice would you give someone starting this project? If you love thread crochet, this is a great project for the intermediate crocheter. Instructions are also included to make the form to stiffen the angel and to create the optional table stand. The finished height is 11-1/2" tall. The pattern is written in U.S. terms.

What you will need

  • 200 yds. (183 m) white cotton crochet thread
  • size 10; a size 7 (1.65 mm) steel crochet hook; and stitch markers. Additional materials for stiffening include: manilla file folders
  • clear contact paper
  • foam-core board
  • small amount of stuffing
  • fabric stiffener
  • paper towel
  • plastic wrap
  • and straight pins. Optional materials for table stand include: 3/16" diameter dowel rod
  • 4" circular wooden plaque
  • two 16 mm wooden beads with 3/16" hole in center
  • glue
  • and white paint.

Q&A with crochetbykathy

Fatima asked:
I may have to have a go at this: Beautiful!
crochetbykathy answered:
Thank you! It's alot of fun to make - I love anything "snowflake"!
Marilee Rockley asked:
Very pretty angel! I love the ethereal look of it.
crochetbykathy answered:
Thank you so much!

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