Loops and Threads® Impeccable™ Crochet Christmas Stockings
- Loops and Threads® Impeccable™ (Solids 4.5 oz. / 128 ga.) Yarn – Fern (MC; 1 Ball), Claret (Contrast A; 1 Ball) and Aran (Contrast B; 1 Ball)
- Satin Ribbon, 5/8" (8")
- Crochet Hook, Size U.S. H/8 (5mm) or Size Needed to Obtain Gauge
Measurement:Approx 15" (38cm) long from cuff to heel.
Gauge: 16 dc and 8 rows = 4" (10cm).
Motif = 5" (12.5cm) from corner to corner.
Approx = Approximately
Ch(s) = Chain(s)
Dc = Double crochet
Rep = Repeat
Rnd(s) = Round(s)
Sc = Single crochet
Sl st = Slip stitch
Sp(s) = Space(s)
Tog = Together
Yoh = Yarn over hook
With Color 1, ch 4. Join with sl st to first ch to form ring.
1st rnd: Ch 3 (counts as dc). 11 dc in ring. Join with sl st to top of ch 3. 12 dc.
2nd rnd: Ch 2. 1 dc in same sp as sl st. Ch 1.
*(Yoh and draw up a loop. Yoh and draw through 2 loops on hook) twice in next st. Yoh and draw through all loops on hook – cluster made. Ch 1. Rep from * around. Join Color 2 with sl st to top of ch 2.
3rd rnd: With Color 2, sl st in next ch-1 sp. Ch 3 (counts as dc). 2 dc in same sp. Ch 1.
*3 dc in next ch-1 sp. Ch 1. Rep from
* around. Join with sl st to top of ch-3.
4th rnd: Join MC with sl st to any ch-1 sp. Ch 1. 1 sc in same sp as last sl st. *Ch 3. Miss
next 3 dc. 1 sc in next ch-1 sp. Rep from *to last 3 dc. Ch 3. Miss last 3 dc. Join with sl st to first sc.
5th rnd: Sl st in next ch-3 sp. Ch 1. (3 sc. Ch 1. 3 sc) in same ch-3 sp as sl st (corner). *3 sc in next ch-3 sp. (3 sc. Ch 1. 3 sc) in next ch-3 sp. Rep from * to last ch-3 sp. 3 sc in last ch-3 sp. Join with sl st to first sc. Fasten off.
Motif 1: Make 8 Motifs, having B as Color 1, and A as Color 2.
Motif 2: Make 9 Motifs, having A as Color 1, and B as Color 2.
Sew Motifs tog as shown in diagram, matching A side with A side, B side with B side, etc. (See diagram on page 38.)
Loop: Fold ribbon in half and sew to top edge of Stocking.