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
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SKILL LEVEL: Easy + (Level 3)
SIZE: One Size
6 inchees x 11 inches [15 x 28 cm]
790-367 Homespun Yarn: Covered Bridge Red
Heathered Solid Old-barn red
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 6.99
320-113 Fun Fur Yarn: Red Bright cherry red
Quantity needed: 2 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 9.98
320-100 Fun Fur Yarn: White Bright, true white
Quantity needed: 1 Skeins
Estimated Price: $ 4.99
Lion Brand Crochet Hook - Size N-13 (9 mm)
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8 sc = 4 inches [10 cm] with one strand each of A and B held tog. BE SURE TO CHECK YOUR GAUGE. 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. If it takes you fewer stitches and rows to make a 4 in. [10 cm] square, try using a smaller size hook or needles; if more stitches and rows, try a larger size hook or needles.
Exact gauges is not imporant to this project.
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.
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.
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.
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].
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.
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].
Fold cuff to right side at halfway point.
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.
Weave in ends.
ABBREVIATIONS / REFERENCES
ch(s) = chain(s)
dec = decreas(e)(s)(ing)
sc = single crochet
sc2tog = single crochet 2 together
st(s) = stitch(es)
tog = together
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