Fairy Home Mushroom Knitting Pattern

Hi everyone, as promised here is the Fairy Home Mushroom Knitting Pattern:

It is so quick and easy to make if you start now you may be able to add them as stocking fillers for Christmas morning:)


I used handspun almost chunky yarn for this pattern…

Mushroom Cap:

Using a red yarn.

c/o 26 sts

rib for 2 rows (knit one stitch purl one stitch across both rows)

(*Knit 2 tog, knit 3 sts* across the row) and then at the end of the row  knit 2 tog knit 4 sts.(21 stitches)

Rib 1 row

(*Knit 2 tog, knit 2 sts* across the row) and at the end of the row knit 2 tog knit 3 sts.(16 stitches)

Rib 1 row.

(*Knit 2 tog Knit 1 sts* across the row) knit 2 sts at the end on the row. (11 stitches)

Rib 1 row

(*Knit 1 Knit 2 tog* across the row), knit 2 on the end.(8 stitches)

Rib 1 row

Knit 2 tog, knit 1, knit 2 tog, knit 1, knit 2 together (5 stitches)

For the last 5 stitches take a tapestry needle and thread the stitches onto

the needle and pull together, you can also sew down the seam to finish off

the mushroom cap on the wrong side and then turn it onto the right side.

Mushroom Stem:

Using cream yarn.

Knit as an i-cord

c/o 8 stitches

knit 14 rows and the cast off

sew in ends on the top, leave bottom open for stuffing, close base with a

circular piece of felt when finished stuffing the stem.


Using cream yarn.

Knit as an I-cord

c/o 3 sts

knit 5 rows

cast off and close the top of the chimney, attach the chimney to the

mushroom cap.

Finishing off:

Attach the roof to the top of the stem by sewing it together.
Cut a little door out of felt and sew onto the base of the stem to form a

If you would only use this pattern for personal use, and not commercial use, I would appreciate it 🙂

That’s it:) I would love to hear how your little mushroom homes knit up. I will be adding new variations over the next few weeks, so stop by…

Have a wonderful Festive Season,


Please note, this pattern is for personal use only, and not for resale, items knitted from this pattern may not be sold for commercial purposes, thank you.

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12 Responses to Fairy Home Mushroom Knitting Pattern

  1. Lisa Anne December 24, 2009 at 4:52 pm #

    Wow! Thank You for this!

  2. momma rae December 24, 2009 at 5:05 pm #

    thanks for sharing, love! this is adorable. can’t wait to make some….won’t be before christmas though. 😉

    wishing you a blessed holiday celebration,

  3. Lisa December 24, 2009 at 6:03 pm #

    Linda, the mushroom is so adorable. Happy holidays and warm wishes to you and your family.

  4. Sarah December 24, 2009 at 8:18 pm #

    My children are making mushroom fairy house out of marzipan today. Merry Christmas!

  5. Knecht Ruprecht December 25, 2009 at 11:54 pm #

    Thank You for sharing, this little mushroom is lovely!

  6. Beth December 27, 2009 at 3:38 am #

    Linda, this is so adorable!!!! Now I have to polish up on my knitting skills and see how it goes…Thanks so much for sharing, and Merry Christmas!!

  7. Heather December 30, 2009 at 12:06 am #

    What a wonderful pattern, thank you so much for sharing

  8. S March 2, 2010 at 2:42 am #

    Thank you Linda – just wanted to share with you the little fairy home I made the other night for the class 3 season table – it is at the front on the left.. http://motherrhythm.blogspot.com/

  9. rype October 28, 2010 at 4:30 pm #

    What size needle did you use? Can’t wait to knit up a batch of theses!

  10. Linda October 28, 2010 at 4:39 pm #

    I used size 4mm needles:)

  11. the little travelers April 13, 2011 at 6:49 am #

    Just what I was looking for! thanks!! it’s adorable.

  12. Patti Cerutti July 15, 2018 at 9:45 pm #

    So cute thank you for the pattern look forward to more

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