Skate Ornament

White felt figure skate tree ornament.


Approximate Time: Half an hour


  • scraps of white felt
  • 2 paper clips 2 inches long
  • embroidery thread for laces
  • needle with large eye
  • fabric glue


  1. Cut out two pieces of felt in a boot shape as shown.

  2. For each skate, slip the felt through the paper clip and glue along the side edges to secure.

  3. Using all six strands of embroidery thread, use an overcast stitch to make the laces, leaving enough thread to tie in a bow so that you can hang it on your tree.

By preserverpreserver from Manitoba

November 23, 20090 found this helpful

Those are really cute and easy! What a great idea

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December 1, 20090 found this helpful

These are so cute. I'll have to say this is one I haven't seen before.

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December 4, 20090 found this helpful

Thank you! I purchased a set of these from an antique store they were very old/fragile. I cannot find them, everyone liked them so now I can make these. Thank you for posting this!

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September 8, 20140 found this helpful

Great idea, how sweet! Thank you for sharing it. I'm thinking of adding initials or a name, or perhaps a small design.

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September 8, 20140 found this helpful

Where is the pattern, please?

Editor's Note: I'm sorry but there is no longer a pattern attached for this post. It is a very simple shape so we have reworded the craft instructions rather than take down this cute older post.

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September 9, 20140 found this helpful

Here's a link to a BHG page with patterns for a skate and mitten: ... itten-and-ice-skate-ornament/?page=2

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