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Christmas Stocking
November 2013
November 2013
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Christmas Stocking
Basic Christmas Stockings by Churchmouse Yarns and Teas
store sample
alstickle on ravelry
Needles & yarn
Cascade Yarns ® Cascade 220®
1 skein = 220.0 yards (201.2 meters), 100 grams
Cascade Yarns ® Cascade 220®

Finished: I enjoyed doing the afterthought heel; it was the first time for me to do this. All in all a nice simple pattern and quick knit.

  • I was a bit disappointed that the pattern did not come with instructions on how to knit (or embroider) the snowflake featured in one of the stockings shown in the pattern.

  • I agree with Susan that it would have been a lot easier to purl the cuff and then keep knitting rather than turning the work around. At least there should have been a wrap and turn to keep things tighter.

  • I also don’t like the rolled edge where you fold the cuff over. If I knitted this again I would knit one row (the edge row), then purl one row then knit the leg part; that way you’d have a more defined edge.

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by Cascade Yarns ®
100% Wool
220 yards / 100 grams

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  • Project created: November 17, 2013
  • Finished: November 26, 2013
  • Updated: April 27, 2014
  • Progress updates: 4 updates