Knit Before Christmas Stocking by Purl Soho

Knit Before Christmas Stocking

Knitting
November 2018
Jumbo (0-4 wpi) ?
8 stitches and 11 rows = 4 inches
in Stockinette Stitch
US 17 - 12.0 mm
80 yards (73 m)
One Size
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This pattern is available for free.

MATERIALS

We knit up samples in 3 color combinations…

  • Main Color: White Peppercorn + Contrast Color: Super Pink

  • Main Color: Heirloom White + Contrast Color: Rose Violet

  • Main Color: Heirloom White + Contrast Color: Orange Koi

GAUGE
8 stitches and 11 rounds = 4 inches in stockinette stitch

SIZE
Finished Circumference: 13¼ inches
Finished Length From Top Of Heel To Top Of Leg (rolled): 10 inches
Finished Length From Top Of Heel To Tip Of Toe: 10½ inches

NOTE

SHORT-ROW SHAPING: WRAP + TURN (WRP-T)
On the right side: Keeping yarn in back, slip next stitch purlwise from left needle to right needle. Bring yarn to front. Return slipped stitch to left needle. Bring yarn to back. Turn work so wrong side is facing you.
On the wrong side: Keeping yarn in front, slip next stitch purlwise from left needle to right needle. Bring yarn to back. Return slipped stitch to left needle. Bring yarn to front. Turn work so right side is facing you.
For a step-by-step video and photo tutorial of how to work this technique, please visit our Short Row tutorial.