How to Knit a Mini STOCKING: Quick Knit for the Christmas Holidays with Studio Knit
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This Mini Christmas Stocking is a super cute decoration, utensil cozy, and gift topper!  It’s also the perfect size to knit up for your favorite doll or pets. This little stocking is a really fun quick knit. It can be used for lots of holiday decorations and is even a cute little accessory for your dining room table. This stocking measures approximately six and a half inches long by about three inches wide.

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How to Knit a Mini STOCKING: Quick Knit for the Christmas Holidays with Studio Knit


MATERIALS to Knit the Mini Christmas Stocking


KNITTING TECHNIQUES for the Mini Christmas Stocking

Slip Knot 
• CO = Cast On Long Tail Method
• K = Knit Stitch 
• P = Purl Stitch
How to Change Yarn Color
• KFB = Knit Front + Back to Increase
• K2TOG = Knit 2 Sts Together to Decrease
Bind Off
Weave in Yarn Tails


PRINTABLE KNITTING PATTERN for the Mini Christmas Stocking

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KNITTING PATTERN for the Mini Christmas Stocking

I hope you are inspired to create your own little mini stocking, as well, and I hope you have a wonderful holiday season.

Cast On 28 Sts

Color A (example is white)
Rows 1 – 10: 2 x 2 Rib Stitch * K2, P2 *

Switch to Color B (example is red) & Knit in Stockinette Stitch
Row 11: Knit Row
Row 12: Purl Row
Row 13: Knit Row
Row 14: Purl Row

Switch to Color A
Row 15: Knit Row
Row 16: Purl Row
Row 17: Knit Row
Row 18: Purl Row

Switch to Color B
Row 19: Knit Row
Row 20: Purl Row
Row 21: Knit Row
Row 22: Purl Row

Switch to Color A
Row 23: Knit Row
Row 24: Purl Row
Row 25: Knit Row
Row 26: Purl Row

Switch to Color B
Row 27: Knit Row
Row 28: Purl Row
Row 29: Knit Row
Row 30: Purl Row

Switch to Color A
Row 31: K13, KFB, KFB, K13 (30 sts remain)
Row 32: Purl Row
Row 33: K14, KFB, KFB, K14 (32 sts)
Row 34: Purl Row

Switch to Color B
Row 35: K2Tog, K13, KFB, KFB, K13, K2Tog (32 sts)
Row 36: P15, Purl Increase, P1, Purl Increase, P14 (34 sts)
Row 37: K2Tog, K14, KFB, KFB, K14, K2Tog (34 sts)
Row 38: P15, Purl Increase, P1, Purl Increase, P16 (36 sts)

Switch to Color A
Row 39: K2Tog, K32, K2Tog (34 sts)
Row 40: Purl Row
Row 41: K2Tog, K14, KFB, KFB, K14, K2Tog (34 sts)
Row 42: P2Tog, P30, P2Tog (32 sts)

Switch to Color B
Row 43: K2Tog, K28, K2Tog (30 sts)
Row 44: P2Tog, P26, P2Tog (28 sts)
Row 45: K2Tog, K10, K2Tog, K2Tog, K10, K2Tog (24 sts)
Row 46: P2Tog, P8, P2Tog, P2Tog, P8, P2Tog (20 sts)

Last Row Bind Off: K2Tog * K2Tog, Pass Over to BO *

• Weave in and Cut Off Yarn Ends
• With Right Sides facing, seam edges
• Turn Right Side Out
• Fold over and tack down Rib Stitch cuff topper

And you are done!


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