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Fair Isle Christmas Stocking

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(6) Name: 'Knitting : Fair Isle Christmas Stocking
Fair Isle Christmas Stocking
Fair Isle Christmas Stocking

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • cast on, knit with 2 colors, picking up stitches,decreasing, following a chart

Pattern Description:

I love handknit, Norwegian style Christmas stockings! Stockings are not a tradition of Norway but the stars, roses and geometric designs of Norwegian knitwear sure look good on a Christmas stocking. This special stocking has a beautiful snowflake design which is quick to knit in a bulky weight yarn.

Finished size, about 14" in circumference x 23" long, will hold lots of goodies! Sample is knit in Brown Sheep Lamb's Pride Bulky, 85% Wool, 15% Mohair, 125 yards / 113 grams

Gauge:

3sts/inch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 14" circumference, 23" long top to toe

Materials:

  • Bulky weight yarn one skein main color (125yds) and small amounts of 2 other colors. Needles: Size 11 circular-16 inches long and a set of size 11 double pointed needles or size to give you gauge

You Will Also Need:

  • tapestry needle for weaving in ends

Suggested yarn:

125 yards of Bulky weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Brown Sheep Lamb's Pride Bulky
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I learned to knit when I was about 6 or 7 years old. It soon became a passion that I have honed over the years by knitting for myself, my husband and our 8 children as well as many other friends and ...

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