PATTERN for Not on the Naughty List - Pattern only.
This pattern is a pdf file.
An all-over colourwork stocking, Not on the Naughty List is a fun pattern, knit from the top down. Designed to use up all those little bits and bobs in your stash, or just in 2 colours, the stocking can completely suit any personality. Knit in a lively combination, it can look quite elf-ish and spritely in nature. Knit in a more subdued palette, it can suit a more natural decor.
SIZES: One size.
FINISHED CHEST MEASUREMENT:
Total circumference of stocking is 11.5” (29.2 cm) at this gauge.
Length of charted leg section: 22” (55.9 cm)
Length of charted foot section: 6 1/4” (15.9 cm)
Cuff: 2 1/8” (5.4 cm) Toe: 2 3/8” (6.0 cm)
YARN: Fingering weight.
Designed to use up scraps and minis, leftovers and stash. It can also be knit using just 2 colours. Perfect for advent calendars and for stash busting leftovers. Get creative!
The pattern includes charts for light on dark and for dark on light for almost every section. There are just 2 charts that don't reverse.
YARDAGE: Approximately 573 yards of yarn in fingering weight at the gauge indicated in the pattern. STASH-BUSTING? Estimate 2 - 7 grams of each colour per colourwork section, and 10 g for the cuff.
INSPIRATION: This stocking was inspired by vintage Christmas tree ornaments … the shiny baubles of our youth that brought charm and sparkle to the holiday season. The colours and patterns in the stocking combine to evoke memories of those ornaments … of Christmases past … the tradition of bringing out beloved decorations year after year to bring sparkle to the holiday season. I hope creating this heirloom piece brings you joy while you craft it, as well as year after year when you enjoy it as part of your holiday celebration.
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