Free Crochet Pattern from Lion Brand Yarn, formatted for input to refreshable Braille displays or Braille software
Furry Santa Stocking
Lion Brand® Homespun® - Fun Fur®
Pattern Number: 40312-C Santa will wish he could wear this bright and fuzzy Christmas stocking! Click here for the knitted version

SKILL LEVEL:  Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
6 inchees x 11 inches [15 x 28 cm]

CORRECTIONS: None

MATERIALS

790-367 Homespun Yarn: Covered Bridge Red

Heathered Solid Old-barn red


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 6.99
Note: (A)

320-113 Fun Fur Yarn: Red

Bright cherry red


Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 9.98
Note: (B)

320-100 Fun Fur Yarn: White

Bright, true white


Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.99
Note: (C)

Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
Quantity needed: 1
Estimated Price: $ 2.95

GAUGE:
8 sc = 4 inches [10 cm] with one strand each of A and B held tog. 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:
sc2tog (sc dec) Insert hook into st and draw up a loop.

Insert hook into next st and draw up a loop.

Yarn over, draw through all 3 loops on hook.


INSTRUCTIONS



STOCKING
With 1 strand each of A and B held tog, ch 24 and join with a slip stitch, being careful not to twist.
Single crochet in each chain around - 23 sc; join with slip stitch to first single crochet, ch 1, turn.
Work even in sc for 8 inches [20.5 cm] from beginning.



HEEL
Sc in first 10 sts; ch 1, turn.
Next Row Sc2tog, sc 6, sc2tog - 8 sts; ch 1, turn.
Next Row Sc2tog, sc 4, sc2tog - 6 sts; ch 1, turn.
Next Row Sc2tog, sc 2, sc2tog - 4 sts; ch 1, turn.
Next Row Sc2tog twice - 2 sts; ch 1, turn.
Next Row 2 sc.



FOOT
Sc 2 heel sts, 4 sc down side of decrease rows, 13 sc, 4 sc up other side of decreases, join with slip stitch - 23 sts; ch 1, turn.

Work even on 23 sts until foot measures 4 inches [10 cm].



TOE
Decrease 3 stitches on each of next 6 rows, using sc2tog evenly spaced - 5 sts.

Cut yarn and draw through all 5 sts to close toe.

Fasten off.



CUFF
Divide C into 3 equal balls.

With WS facing and 3 strands of C held tog, attach yarn and sc in each sc around - 23 sts.

Work even on these stitches until cuff measures 2 inches [5 cm].

Fasten off.

Fold cuff to right side at halfway point.



Hanging Cord
With crochet hook and 1 strand each of A and B held tog, attach yarn to back seam at cuff fold.

Chain 12, slip st to attaching space.

Fasten off.

Weave in ends.

ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
k = knit
k2tog = knit 2 together
p = purl
Pm = place marker
rep = repeat(s)(ing)
RS = right side
sl = slip
sm = slip marker
st(s) = stitch(es)
WS = wrong side
yo = yarn over
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dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
sc2tog = single crochet 2 together
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together


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