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Fireplace Christmas Stockings
"The Fireplace Christmas Stocking is a fun take on a crochet Christmas stocking. Using the block stitch in the round, we create a lovely pin stripe that adds a lot of fun and personality to the stocking. You can create these stockings in any color so they match your decorations, your favorite colors, or whatever you like! The best part of these crochet Christmas stockings is that they're great for stash busting. All of the crochet Christmas stockings you see in the photos were made completely with scraps of yarn from other projects. As long as you have 2 ounces each of two colors in a medium (4) weight yarn, you'll be good to go! "
Crochet HookH/8 or 5 mm hook
Yarn Weight(4) Medium Weight/Worsted Weight and Aran (16-20 stitches to 4 inches)
Crochet GaugeGauge isn’t extremely important, but if you’d like your stocking to be approximately the same size as mine:
Once you’ve completed Round 9, fold your work in half. Your half circle should measure approximately 4.5 inches.
Finished SizeFrom heel to toe: Approximately 10 inches. From heel to cuff: Approximately 10 inches. Width: Approximately 5 inches.
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