Mini Stocking Crochet Pattern

Ho, ho, ho! Crochet miniature Christmas stockings with this free pattern.

Skills Required

    • Magic Ring
    • Crocheting in a spiral
    • Joined rounds
    • Chain stitch
    • Slip stitch
    • Single crochet
    • Half double crochet
    • Double crochet
    • Increasing
    • Back loop only

Materials

Yarn

Color A: Worsted weight yarn such as Caron Simply Soft (100% Acrylic; 170g/315 yd) 1 skein in Harvest Red

Color B: Worsted weight yarn such as Caron Simply Soft (100% Acrylic; 170g/315 yd) 1 skein in White

Hook

F/5 (3.75 mm) crochet hook or size to obtain gauge

Other

Yarn Needle
Scissors
Stitch Marker

Size

Approx. 4 inches tall (10 cm) × 3 inches wide (7.5 cm)

Gauge

6 round gauge circle = 2″/5 cm

Abbreviations

()  –  Work instructions within parenthesis as many times as directed
BLO  –  back loop only
ch  –  chain
dc  –  double crochet
hdc  –  half double crochet
Rnd  –  round
sc  –  single crochet
sl st  –  slip stitch
st  –  stitch

Notes

    • For most of the stocking, work in a continuous spiral, and do not join at the end of each round.
    • You will join at the end of the round for the last two rounds. The instructions will tell you when to join.
    • Use a stitch marker to mark the beginning of each round. Move the marker up with each new round.
    • Instead of 4 sc into a Magic Ring, you may ch 2, 4 sc in 2nd ch from hook.
    • You will start at the toe of the stocking.

Stocking

With Color A:

Rnd 1: 4 sc into a Magic Ring [4 sts]

Rnd 2: Sc in next st, 2 sc in next st, sc in next 2 sts [5 sts]

Rnd 3: Sc in next 4 sts, 2 sc in next st [6 sts]

Rnd 4: Hdc in next 2 sts, sc in next st, sl st in next 2 sts, sc in next st [6 sts]

Rnd 5: Sc in next st, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in next st, sc in next 3 sts [7 sts]

Rnd 6: Sc in next st, hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st, sc in next st, sl st in next 3 sts [8 sts]

Rnd 7: Sc in next st, hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in next st, sc in next 4 sts [9 sts] 

Rnd 8: Sc in next 2 sts, hdc in next 4 sts, sc in next st, sl st in next 2 sts [9 sts]

Rnd 9: Sl st in next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st, hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in next st, sc in next 3 sts [11]

Rnd 10: Sc in next 4 sts, hdc in next 2 sts, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in next st, sc in next st, sl st in next 2 sts [12 sts]

Rnd 11: Sl st in next 2 sts, sc in next 2 sts, hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st, dc in next st, hdc in next 2 sts, sc in next 3 sts [13 sts]

Rnd 12: Sc in next 5 sts, hdc in next 2 sts, 2 dc in next st, hdc in next st, sc in next 2 sts, sl st in next 2 sts [14 sts]

Rnd 13: Sl st in next 2 sts, sc in next 4 sts, hdc in next st, (2 dc in next st) 2 times, hdc in next st, sc in next 4 sts [16 sts]

Rnd 14: Sc in next 7 sts, 2 hdc in next st, dc in next st, 2 hdc in next st, sc in next 4 sts, sl st in next 2 sts [18 sts]

Rnd 15: Sl st in next 3 sts, sc in next 5 sts, hdc in next st, 2 hdc in next st, dc in next st, 2 hdc in next st, hdc in next st, sc in next 4 sts, sl st in next st [20 sts]

Rnd 16: Sl st in next 3 sts, sc in next 6 sts, hdc in next st, 2 dc in next st, dc in next st, hdc in next st, sc in next 7 sts [21 sts]

Rnd 17: Sc in next 7 sts, hdc in next 3 sts, dc in next 3 sts, hdc in next 3 sts, sc in next 3 sts, sl st in next 2 sts [21 sts]

Rnd 18: Sl st in next 5 sts, sc in next 3 sts, hdc in next 3 sts, dc in next 2 sts, hdc in next 3 sts, sc in next 3 sts, sl st in next 2 sts [21 sts]

Rnd 19: Sl st in next 5 sts, sc in next 4 sts, hdc in next 2 sts, dc in next 2 sts, hdc in next 2 sts, sc in next 6 sts [21 sts]

Rnd 20: Sc in next 11 sts, hdc in next 4 sts, sc in next 6 sts [21 sts]

Rnd 21: Sl st in next 4 sts, sc in next 6 sts, hdc in next 2 sts, dc in next 2 sts, hdc in next 2 sts, sc in next 5 sts [21 sts]

Rnd 22: Sc in next 12 sts, 2 sc in next st, sc in next 8 sts [22 sts]

Rnd 23: Sc in next st, sl st in next 4 sts, sc in next 17 sts [22 sts]

Rnd 24: Sc in each st [22 sts]

Rnd 25: Sc in next 2 sts, 2 sc in next st, sc in next 19 sts [23 sts]

Rnd 26: Sc in next 15 sts, 2 sc in next st, sc in next 7 sts [24 sts]

Rnd 27: Sc in next 2 sts, sl st in next 4 sts, sc in next 18 sts [24 sts]

Rnd 28: Sc in next 4 sts, 2 sc in next st, sc in next 10 sts, 2 sc in next st, sc in next 8 sts [26 sts]

Rnd 29: Sc in next 5 sts, (2 sc in next st) 2 times, sc in next 10 sts, 2 sc in next st, sc in next 4 sts, sl st in next 4 sts [28 sts]

With Color B:

Rnd 30: Work this rnd in BLO, sl st in each st [28 sts]

Note: The last two rounds will not be crocheted in a continious spiral. Rnds 31 & 32 will be joined rounds.

Rnd 31: Work this rnd in BLO, ch 2 (counts as first dc), dc in next 27 sts, sl st in first dc to join [28 sts]

Rnd 32: Ch 2 (counts as first dc), dc in next 27 sts, sl st in first dc to join [28 sts]

Fasten off and weave in all ends.

Loop

With Color B:

Row 1: Ch 20, sl to join in first ch [20 sts]

Fasten off and leave a 6 yarn tail. Use yarn tail to tie the loop to the inside of the stocking. Weave in ends.

Shape stocking with hands, bending toe into desired position.

 

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Copyright © 2016 Crafty Kitsurou. Pattern for personal use only. You may not sell, redistribute, alter, or publish this pattern or parts of this pattern. You may sell finished items made from this pattern in small quantities, when handmade by yourself, and you credit the designer: Crafty Kitsurou, www.craftykitsurou.com. No wholesale.

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