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Polka Dot Stocking

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July 25 2013
July 27 2013
Project info
Polka Dot Stocking
Jolly Stockings by Michele Wilcox
Hooks & yarn
5.0 mm (H)
Red Heart Super Saver Solids
364 yards in stash
TLC Amore Solid
278 yards in stash

I loved the polka dot look of this stocking pattern as soon as I saw it last year. I finally decided to start it because I was having a little Christmas in July celebration (by myself) and wanted to work on a Christmas-y project. I will probably bring this to the fair, but after that I’m not sure if I’m keeping it or giving it away.
I did not fasten off the white at the end of every row. I didn’t want to deal with all those ends. I carried it along the back behind one of the single crochet rows to get it back to the end it need to be at.
I also was able to modify this so I didn’t have to sew on the foot part. I still fastened off at the end of the leg segment, but then I started the foot with 9 foundation sc (fsc), sk first 9 st, sc in middle 18 st, 9fsc, leaving last 9 st unworked.
Added a loop at the top for hanging. 2 rows of 10 sc.

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About this yarn
by Red Heart
100% Acrylic
364 yards / 198 grams
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About this yarn
by TLC
80% Acrylic, 20% Nylon
278 yards / 170 grams
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  • Originally queued: October 5, 2012
  • Project created: July 26, 2013
  • Updated: July 28, 2013
  • Progress updates: 2 updates