Basic Christmas Stockings Pattern from Churchmouse at Home

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Knit wee, medium, & jolly big sotckings in any length you like. Start a creative tradition. Use these simple shapes and add your own personal touches. The pattern gives you a few ideas to get you started, but the possibilities are limitless. These stockings are sure to prompt a hearty "Ho! Ho! Ho! from Santa.

FINISHED SIZES: Approx. width (half circumference): Wee: 5"/13cm; Medium: 6½"/16.5cm; Jolly Big: 8"/20cm. Leg length may vary.
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  • FINISHED SIZES: Approx. width (half circumference): Wee: 5"/13cm; Medium: 6½"/16.5cm; Jolly Big: 8"/20cm. Leg length may vary.

    YARN: Stocking (190 yds/174m each) of worsted-weight yarn.
    Cuff: Approx. 40 (70, 100) yds/37 (64, 91)m of worsted-weight yarn.
    Leg: Approx. 70 (115, 170) yds/64, (105, 155)m of worsted-weight yarn. This is for standard lengths; you will need approx. 10 (12, 14) yds/9 (11, 13)m of worsted-weight yarn for each additional inch of knitted length.
    Heel & Toe: Approx. 20 (25, 35) yds/18, (23, 32)m each of worsted-weight yarn.
    Foot: Approx. 45 (75, 105) yds/41, (69, 96)m of worsted-weight yarn.

    NEEDLES: Wee: US 7 (4.5mm) double-point needles, or size to get gauge.
    Medium & Jolly Big: US 7 (4.5mm) 16"/40cm circular and double-point needles, or size to get gauge.

    GAUGE: Approx. 20 sts/27—28 rounds = 4"/10cm, in stockinette stitch in the round.