TRY CRAFTSY UNLIMITED | Watch everything free

Pattern Download

Orbital Ornaments


Skill Level


What You Get

  • 1 digital pattern (instant download)
  • Free Pattern Updates

How it works

  • This pattern was designed by a Craftsy independent design partner!
  • You'll purchase through PayPal and all profits go to the designer.
  • After purchase find your pattern in your pattern library.


Celebrate the season (any season) with these fun, nontraditional ornaments! These space-themed ornaments work up quickly and are great for your stash of sock yarn leftovers, in all sorts of colours. They would also make a great baby mobile or playtime toys. Embroidered initials would be lovely for personalized gifts - embellish to your heart's desire. All of the Orbital Ornaments are worked in the round on double pointed needles. Includes Patterns For: Ringed Planet, Sun, Flying Saucer, Satellite, and Rocket. Finished Sizes Ringed Planet: 6" / 15cm in circumference around planet, 9" / 23cm around the ring, 3.25" / 8cm tall Sun: 8.5" / 21.5cm in circumference at equator; 3.75" / 9.5cm tall Flying Saucer: 7.25" / 18cm in circumference at widest point, 2.25" / 5.5cm tall Satellite: 4.5" / 11.5cm long, 5.5" / 14cm wingspan Rocket: 4.5" / 11.5cm long from nose to exhaust; 3.5" / 9cm wingspan Yarns Fingering weight yarn, small amounts. About 50g of each colour will make many ornaments. Lace weight yarn, a small amount, for Sun ornament only. BASIC SKILLS NECESSARY cast on knit purl double pointed needles GAUGE 7 sts and 10 rnds = 1" square in St st

Recommended with this pattern

  • US 1 / 2.25mm double pointed needles
  • tapestry needle
  • row counter

Sold by

Laura Chau
Laura Chau
Laura Chau's Pattern Store