You will need
3.5 crochet hook
DK yarn in 2 Christmassy colours
Work 30 chain stitch.
Round 1: starting in the 4th chain from the hook – (work 1 treble crochet into the chain, 1 chain, miss 1 chain), repeat back along the row finishing with a treble crochet at the very end of the chain
Round 2: work 2 chain, double crochet into the very end loop, turn work so you are coming down the long side, work 2 double crochet into each space, when you get to the other end – work 3 double crochet in the side, 2 double crochet at the end, 3 double crochet on the other side, work 3 double crochet in each space down the other side, work 3 double crochet in very last space and join with a slip stitch.
Round 3: change colour. (Work double crochet, ½ treble crochet, treble crochet, ½ treble crochet, double crochet, into first stitch, slip stitch into the next 3 stitches) – repeat all the way around the edge of the piece. Finish off yarn.