Use this free gnome pattern to make the most adorable traditional gnomes. You can use fur or wool locks for the beard – I show you both ways in this free tutorial!
Gnome Pattern – Make Gnomes in Minutes
Here at Ruffles and Rain Boots, I’m known for gnomes – shocker, I know. I have shared more gnomes than any other site on the Internet and that is because I absolutely love these guys.
I share a ton of patterns (free and premium) but wanted to say Happy Holidays to everyone and make a free gnome pattern to produce a tall, traditional gnome. These work up in just minutes – I made a ton of them for a charity fundraiser this year.
The real fun with these gnomes is the decoration – I give you the pattern but if you need some inspiration with styles, materials, colors, or decorations, join the DIY Gnomes and Crafts with Friends Facebook Group here. Let’s get started.
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Tips to Making This Free Gnome Sewing
- The free pattern is below inside the instructional card. Cut the measurements and follow the tips below.
- If you want the same luscious wool locks, get them from Mike, the sheep, here.
- Get the full free gnome pattern video tutorial here on the YouTube channel – I do share tips for those new to sewing.
- If you want to add arms, just cut two rectangles, sew along the long edge, flip, and add wood rounds to the ends. Pompoms or little fleece mittens would work great, too.
- I use fleece for this pattern but you can use most materials. Please use a material with STRETCH for the hat so that everything aligns nicely.
How Do I Make This Cute Christmas Gnome?
I’m so glad you asked. Below is the written tutorial. Please subscribe and watch the full gnome pattern video tutorial here.
More Christmas Gnomes You Might Like
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- Dollar Tree Grinch Gnome – Everyone’s favorite grump is on full display using Dollar Tree items! It’s a no-sew gnome so it works up quickly.
- One-Sock Sock Gnome for Christmas – Using a single Dollar Tree sock, learn how to make this adorable fellow.
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