This Christmas ornament is a delight to see on any tree. Go see the movie “The Chronicles of Narnia: The Voyage of the Dawn Treader” and then make this ornament for your tree.
Skill level: Advanced
Supplies: D-3-3.25MM needles, Size5 crochet thread in black, 8 glass beads in assorted colors. Fabric stiffener of your choice.
Directions for the Dawn Treader:
Row 1: Ch10, turn
Row 2: Sc in first st. from needle and in every chain across, ch 1, turn.
Row 3: Sc to last stitch, inc 1 in last stitch, ch 1 turn.
Row 4: Sc, inc 1 in first stitch, Sc across to last stitch, inc. 1 in last stitch , ch1, turn.
Row 5: Sc, inc.1 in first stitch,, Sc 3, turn.
Row 6: Slip st in first stitch, Sc across 3 st. , chain 3 & connect back to last Sc, ch 2 . Cut yarn, turn .
Row 7: Attach yarn to first, ch 1, Sc in next 3 st. Slip st. , ch1, turn.
Row 8: Slip st. in first st, Sc 1, dc 1 & sc 1 in same st.,dc, ch3, slip st. to top of dc stitch, ch 1 turn.
Row 9: Sc 1 in center of ch 3 ring. Ch 1, cut & finish.
In the center of your ship, attach yarn & ch 10. Slip st. 3rd ch from hook. Slip st. in each ch. In each ch , cut yarn and weave in ends.
Directions for mast:
*Ch 1, slip bead into second chain, repeat from * 2 more times, ch 8. Next **Ch 1, slip bead into second chain, repeat from * 2 more times, ch 8. slip stitch to first chain, making a circle. Turn work over. Ch 6 , slip st. into upper part of mast 2 ch from right bead. Slip st. next two chains to the left across the top of the mast. Ch 2,slip bead into next chain, ch 1, slip bead into next ch , ch 1, slip st. into bottom of mast 2 st from right bead. Going left slip st. into next 2 st., ch 8 slip st into 2nd st from last ch post you made.
Attach your mast by either sewing your mast to the pole that’s in the center of your ship or Sc the center of your mast to the pole. Cut yarn and tie off. Hide ends.
Using fabric stiffener of your choice, follow directions to stiffen your ornament. When dry, hang and enjoy!
Enjoy looking at this fantastic ornament to remind you of the Dawn Treader and your viewing of the movie “The Chronicles of Narnia:The Voyage of the Dawn Treader” .
*Tip: you can embroider or paint the date to never forget your holiday trip to the movies!