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Poinsettia Christmas Stocking

from Mountain Mist Fiberworks
(6) Name: 'Knitting : Poinsettia Christmas Stocking
Poinsettia Christmas Stocking
Poinsettia Christmas Stocking
Poinsettia Christmas Stocking
Poinsettia Christmas Stocking
Poinsettia Christmas Stocking

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • backwards loop cast on
  • knitted i-cord
  • knit
  • purl
  • knit in the round
  • pick up stitches
  • knit a fair-isle color pattern from a chart
  • slip a stitch
  • short rows
  • knit into stitch below
  • k2tog
  • ssk
  • ssp (directions given in pattern)
  • graft beginning of i-cord to end

Pattern Description:

This 10-page pattern creates a strikingly patterned stocking with a fair-isle poinsettia pattern on the top and rib-like stripes on the leg and foot; it includes written instructions, a fair isle chart, tips and photo-illustrated techniques, and lots of photo illustrations of the work in progress and of the finished stocking.

The pattern is intended for the personal use of the purchaser, and is not meant to be used commercially.

Gauge:

19.5 sts and 20 rows = 4 inches, in Fair Isle Stockinette Stitch

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • 20 inches long by 6 5/8 inches wide, when lying flat

Materials:

  • Loops & Threads Impeccable (268 yds./4.5 oz. skein, worsted weight): 1 skein 01708 Kelly Green, Color A 1 skein 01705, Bright Red, Color B (Or your choice of colors in a similar yarn) Size 6 needles: One 16" circular needle and a set of double-point needles Size 8 needles: 2 double-point needles Yarn needle for grafting

Suggested yarn:

268 yards of Worsted weight

Preferred Brand/Yarn:

Loops & Threads Impeccable

Colorway:

green and red
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I was taught the basics of knitting, crochet, embroidery, and sewing by my grandmother when I was young. I have found that I enjoy doing a variety of fiber related crafts, and have over the years ...

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