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from K2tog Design
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Mini-Stocking

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast-on, knit, purl, k2tog, ssk, p2tog
  • knitting in the round on double point needles

Pattern Description:

This cute mini-stocking can be used to decorate gift packages, or hang on a tree. Knit several in different colors and hang on a garland over the fireplace, or place on a wreath for your door. Present one as a gift with a gift card, folded cash, or a special small treasure inside!

This pattern can be used as a sock knitting tutorial, with information about how to knit heels and toes in contrasting colors.

After learning sock knitting skills from the clear directions in this pattern, you can easily move on to full size sock patterns.

Crestone Mountaintop by Classic Elite Yarns has a ragg wool style yarn that looks great in this pattern. Solid colors were used for contrast.


Approximately 4.5 to 5 stitches/inch
Gauge is not critical in this project.

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Mini-stocking is approximately 5 inches tall


  • Worsted Weight yarn, approx 50 yds main color, 30 yds cc#2, a few yds cc#1
  • One set of 4 or 5 double pointed needles, in size US 7 or size suitable for yarn

You Will Also Need:

  • Scissors, tapestry needle for weaving in ends

Suggested yarn:

50 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Classic Elite Crestone Mountaintop


Ragg Style and solid contrasts
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