November/December 2010

Christmas Stockings

Pom-pom yarn makes a perfectly lush cuff on these roomy stockings.
By Amy Polcyn

YARN
RED HEART Holiday, 3½oz/100g skeins, each approx 235yd/215m (acrylic/ metallic polyester) 
• 1 skein #9040 Red/Silver (A) 
• 1 skein #6040 Green/Silver (B)

RED HEART Spark a Doodle, 3½oz/100g skeins, each approx 54yd/50m (polyester/ metallic polyester)
• 1 skein #9001 White (C)

CROCHET HOOK
• Size H/8 (5mm) crochet hook or any size to obtain correct gauge

NOTIONS
• Stitch marker
• Yarn needle

FINISHED MEASUREMENTS
Approx 16"/40.5cm long from top of cuff to toe

GAUGE
13 sc and 16 rows = 4"/10cm square Remember to check gauge for best results!

HOW TO MAKE A GAUGE SWATCH
Ch 14.
Row 1 Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across—13 sc.
Rows 2–16 Ch 1, turn; sc in each st across.
Resulting gauge swatch should measure approx 4"/10cm square. If necessary, adjust hook size to obtain correct gauge.

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