Stocking Purse Ornament

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Stocking Purse Ornament Pattern


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Knitting: Stocking Purse Ornament
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Pattern Details:

Pattern Details

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Skill Level:

medium skill level requirement Intermediate

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Stranded Colorwork (Fair Isle)

Pattern Description:

Fill with candy, gift cards, or special gifts like jewelry for the very lucky! This ornament is worked flat for the corrugated ribbing, then joined into the round for the remainder of the stocking.


32 sts & 32 rows = 4" (10cm) over stranded colorwork

Sizing / Finished Measurements:

  • Finished Measurements Approx. 3" wide x 7" long


  • Fingering weight yarn in 5 colors of your choice. Sample knit in Knit Picks Palette, Pimento red, Blue Tones, Turmeric gold, Clover green, and white. Set US Size 1 (2.25mm) double pointed needles

You Will Also Need:

  • 3" clasping purse frame (or recycle a change purse) 12" ribbon or cording for hanger Small number of assorted beads for decorating trees Ribbon for hanging Craft clue Flathead screwdriver

About Designer

About Designer

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Terry Liann Morris lives full-time aboard her 50-ft sailboat and knits while cruising the Western Caribbean. She is a CYCA Certified Knitting Instructor and has patterns published in the "Sock Club: Join the Knitting Adventure" and "Sock Yarn One Skein Wonders" books as well as several issues of the Knitting Pattern-A-Day Calendar.

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