Old Fashioned Christmas Stockings

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Old Fashioned Christmas Stockings Pattern


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Knitting: Old Fashioned Christmas Stockings
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details




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Skill Level:

small skill level requirement Beginner

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • knit in the round
  • knit with dpn's
  • pick up stitches

Pattern Description:

These stockings are knit exactly like a sock making for a great intro to sock knitting! 3 sizes to choose from (Papa bear, Mama bear and Baby bear sizes) on super bulky yarn makes this a quick knit in less than 5 hours. Stockings are extremely durable and can hold alot of coal!


2.5 sts = 1" (10 sts = 10cm) in St st

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Mini 10" long x 4 1/2" wide
  • Small 14 1/2" long x 5 1/2" wide
  • Large 20 1/2: long x 7 1/2" wide


  • 30 (60 100) yds of super bulky wool (mc)
  • 10 (30, 40) yds of super bulky wool (cc for cuff)
  • US 15 16-inch circular needles and dpn

About Designer

About Designer

lisaellisdesign on craftsy.com

I am a knitting instructor, published designer and mother of 2 teenage girls.
I am obsessed with knitting, love vegetable gardening and cooking.

My designs can be seen in over a dozen books and magazines as well as my "How To" knitting articles.

My latest endeavor is taping some "How To" knitting DVD's.

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