Get ready for Christmas with this traditional knitted stocking. This stocking will be made from the toe up using multiple techniques including magic loop for the toe. You will also learn fair-isle techniques and short-row heels, plus i-cord for the hanging loop. This pattern offers six different design options so you can personalize your stocking.
Advanced Knitter who knows how to long tail cast-on, knit in the round and use magic-loop technique, increase, work to a consistent gauge, and read knitting instructions and charts. Good tension and consistent gauge are a must for this class.
*Purchase Pattern: Michelle Hunter's Christmas Stocking Collection. *100 grams each of 3 colors or worsted weight yarn such as Cascade 220, Encore Worsted, Vintage, or Ultra Wool. *Size 6 and 7 needles or size to obtain gauge. Most of the sock will be done on a 16" circular - you will need both size 6 and 7. You will need DPN's in a smaller size for the I-cord hanger. For the toe, a size 7, 32" or 40" circular is needed. *2 stitch markers *Darning needle.
Fair Isle Christmas Stocking
Fri, Jul 26, 2019 at Noon to 2:00 pm Fri, Aug 9, 2019 at Noon to 2:00 pm Fri, Aug 23, 2019 at Noon to 2:00 pm