Knitted Christmas Stockings

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Supplies & Tools:
• Knitting needles, size 11
• Measuring tape
• Scissors
• Yarn needle
• Yarns, 1 ball each: Sensations™ Slubtastic
(A); Sensations™ Cello, mink (B); Red Heart®
Boutique Fur Sure, ruby (C); Bernat® Roving,
lotus (D); Lion Brand® Homespun, apple green
(E); Lion Brand® Wool Ease Thick and Quick,
cranberry (F); Lion Brand® Nature’s Choice
Organic Cotton: limeade (G), espresso (H);
Lion Brand® Hometown USA, santa fe tweed
(I); Lion Brand® Fun Fur, champagne (J); Lion
Brand® Vanna’s Glamour, topaz (K); Lion Brand®
BonBon: brown (L), red (M), green (N)

Notes:
Terms & Abbreviations:
K=knit; P=purl; garter=K every row; stockinette=K a row, purl a row; RS=right side; sts=stitches; str=strand;
wyb=with yarn in back; K2tog=K 2 together; CO=cast on; BO=bind off
When pattern calls for 2 str of a yarn, roll a 2nd ball from the skein
Gauge: 2.8 sts and 4 rows per inch in stockinette with Lion Brand Homespun
Finished dimensions: circumference=11″, length=22″
Crafting time average per stocking – 8 hours
Special Techniques: shaping techniques and stitch pattern will be shared by the 3 patterns
A. “Columns”
Row 1: K2, [P4, K4] 3 times, P4, K2
Row 2: K2, [K4, P4] 3 times, K6
Repeat rows 1 & 2 three times more

Directions and Photo courtesy of: Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores

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