Free Knitting Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Garter Cuff Stocking Ornament
Lion Brand® Vanna's Choice®
Pattern Number: L20296 This classic stocking ornament is a great addition to any Christmas tree.

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
About 5 in. (12.5 cm) long

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

860-123 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Beige

Golden off-white


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (A)

860-113 Vanna's Choice Yarn: Scarlet

True bold red


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.39
Note: (B)

Lion Brand Knitting Needles- Size 9 [5.5 mm]
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 4.95


Lion Brand Stitch Holders
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 5.99


Lion Brand Large-Eye Blunt Needles (Set of 6)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 3.59

GAUGE:
16 sts = 4 in. (10 cm) over Stockinette st (k on RS, p on WS). When you match the gauge in a pattern, your project will be the size specified in the pattern and the materials specified in the pattern will be sufficient. The needle or hook size called for in the pattern is based on what the designer used, but it is not unusual for gauge to vary from person to person. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make your swatch, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles. Making a Gauge Swatch
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.

STITCH EXPLANATION:
ssk (slip, slip, knit) Slip next 2 sts as if to knit, one at a time, to right needle; insert left needle into fronts of these 2 sts and knit them tog – 1 st decreased.

NOTES:
1.

Stocking is worked in one piece and then seamed.

2.

Materials are sufficient to make multiple Ornaments.


INSTRUCTIONS



STOCKING Cuff With A, cast on 24 sts.

Rows 1-18: Knit.

Change to B.

Cut A, leaving a long yarn tail.

Row 19 (WS): Purl.

Work in St st (k on RS, p on WS) for 10 rows.

Shape Top of Foot Next Row (RS): K16, sl the last 8 sts onto a st holder.

Next Row: P8, sl the last 8 sts onto a st holder.

Working across 8 center sts only, work in St st for 4 rows.

Cut yarn, leaving a long yarn tail.

Next Row (RS): With empty needle and B, k 8 sts from holder, pick up and k 6 sts evenly spaced along the side edge of the 4 rows you just worked, k 8 sts from needle, pick up and k 6 sts evenly spaced along the side edge of the 4-row St st section, then pick up and k 8 sts from next holder - 36 sts.

Purl one row.

Shape Foot Next Row: K16, k2tog, ssk, k to end - 34 sts.

Next Row: Purl.

Next Row: K1, ssk, k12, k2tog, ssk, k12, k2tog, k1 - 30 sts.

Next Row: Purl.

Next Row: K1, ssk, k10, k2tog, ssk, k10, k2tog, k1 - 26 sts.

Next Row: Purl.

Next Row: K1, ssk, k8, k2tog, ssk, k8, k2tog, k1 - 22 sts.

Next Row: P9, (p2tog) twice, p9 - 20 sts.Bind off.

Cut yarn, leaving a long yarn tail.



FINISHING With yarn tails, sew bottom of foot, back of leg and Cuff.

Fold Cuff down.

Hanging Loop With A, cast on 20 sts.

Without working any rows, bind off.

Cut yarn, leaving a long yarn tail.

Fold piece in half and, with yarn tail, sew to cuff.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
beg = begin(s)(ning)
ch(s) = chain(s)
dc = double crochet
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
rnd(s) = round(s)
sc = single crochet
sk = skip
sl st = slip stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
k3tog = knit 3 together
p = purl
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
st(s) = stitch(es)
tbl = through the back loop
tog = together
WS = wrong side
approx = approximately
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
st(s) = stitch(es)
beg = begin(s)(ning)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
p2tog = purl 2 together
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
St st = Stockinette stitch
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
WS = wrong side


Every effort has been made to have the knitting and crochet instructions accurate and complete. We cannot be responsible for variance of individual knitters and crocheters, human errors, or typographical mistakes.
We want your project to be a success! If you need help with this or any other Lion Brand pattern, e-mail support is available 7 days per week by mailing support@lionbrand.com.

For over a thousand free patterns available in versions for the vision-impaired, visit our website http://www.LionBrand.com

To order, visit our website http://www.e-yarn.com or call: (800) 258-9276 any time!

Copyright ©1998-2011 Lion Brand Yarn Company, all rights reserved. No pattern or other material may be reproduced -- mechanically, electronically, or by any other means, including photocopying -- without written permission of Lion Brand Yarn Company.

Click here for Non-Braille display: View With Images