and to give to others as gifts by placing money and candy
canes in it.
F hook, or larger hook for a larger stocking.
Red Heart Red and Green yarn
It measures 4.5 inches long by 2 inches wide.
sl st=slip stitch
2sctog=2 single crochet together decrease
Start with Green yarn
Rnd 1: Ch 2, work 6 sc in the 2nd chain from the hook, sl st
Rnd 2: work 2sc in each sc around. work in continual rounds, use a marker.
Rnd 3: sc in the next sc, 2sc in the next sc, *Repeat around
Rnds 4-8: *sc in each sc around, *Repeat this for 5 rounds.
Rnd 9: *sc in the next 4 sc, 2sc in the next sc, *Repeat around
Rnd 10: sc in each sc around
Row 11: (this the red heel of the stocking) Attach Red yarn with a sl st into the previous round. sc in the next 10 sc, turn
Row 12: sc in the next 10 sc, turn
Row 13: 2sctog decrease, sc in the next 6 sc, 2sctog decrease, turn
Row 14: sc in the next 8 sc, turn
Row 15: 2sctog decrease, sc in the next 4 sc, 2sctog decrease, sl st along the top of row 15 to close it. Fasten off.
Rnd 16: sl st with Green yarn to Green yarn of Rnd 10, sc
around rnd 10 and sc around the red yarn portion of row 15.
Rnds 17-26: With Green yarn, sc in each sc around, *Repeat for 9 rounds.
Rnd 27: Attach Red yarn with a sl st, sc in each sc around, Twice. Before you fasten off. Chain 8, sl st in the beginning chain to create a loop to hang the stocking.