Granny Square Christmas Stocking Crochet Pattern

Granny Square Christmas Stocking Crochet Pattern #crochet #christmas #stocking

Make yourself a Christmas stocking with a difference this year, by trying out our Granny Square Christmas stocking crochet pattern. Not only is it great crochet practice, you can always make up some extra granny squares to use in other projects. If you’ve never tried crochet before, and are looking for a project, this would be ideal.

Granny Square Christmas Stocking Crochet Pattern

Skill level : Beginner

You Will Need

Abbreviations used

  • ch = chain
  • dc = double crochet
  • tr = treble
  • st(s) = stitch(es)
  • slst = slipstitch
  • tog = together
  • DK = double knitting

How to Make

  1. To make a traditional Granny Square: using 1st colour, make 6ch, and slst to 1st ch made to make a ring.
  2. Round 1 – make 3ch (counts as 1st tr) 2tr into ring, 3ch (for corner), then work (3tr into ring, 3ch) 3 times, slst to top of ch at start of row. Fasten off.
  3. Round 2 – join next colour to any corner space (3ch, 2tr, 3ch, 3tr) into same corner, 1ch, (3tr, 3ch,3tr) into next corner space 3 times, 1ch, slst to top of 3ch at beginning of round. Fasten off.
  4. Round 3 – join next colour to a corner space (3ch, 2tr, 3ch, 3tr) into same corner, 1ch, 3tr in next space, 1ch, (3tr, 3ch, 3tr) in next corner. Continue working in this way all round, ending with slst to top of ch. Fasten off.
  5. Round 4 – join next colour and work in the same way as previous rounds, with two groups of 3tr in the corner spaces and 1 group of 3tr in each of the side spaces, slst to top of ch to complete round and fasten off.
  6. For this stocking, you will need to make 19 Granny squares.
  7. To complete the stocking arrange the squares using the image as a guide, folding three squares in half for the top and bottom of the foot and the heel.
  8. Sew the squares together.

To Make the Cuff

  1. Using the cream wool/yarn, work 1 treble into each of the trebles and spaces along the top of the stocking. Turn, and work 3 more rows on these stitches.
  2. Fasten off.

To Make the Loop

  1. Make about 25ch (or more to get to your desired length), 1dc into 2nd ch from hook and in each of remaining ch. Fasten off, leaving enough wool to attach loop to stocking. Sew to top of stocking.

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