Sunday, December 1, 2013

PPD Puppy Love Christmas Stocking

PPD Puppy Love Christmas Stocking
Crochet Pattern 
By Sara Sach of Posh Pooch Designs
I designed this crochet Pattern about 5 years ago,
And I decided it was time to revisit the pattern.

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Crochet Pattern
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PPD Puppy Love Christmas Stocking
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Skill: Easy

Materials:
Hook -  J / 6.00 MM - for Stocking
             F / 3.75 MM - for applique
Yarn Needle
Yarn - Worsted Weight (4) 4 colors of your Choosing.
I used -  Red Heart Super Saver - Spring green - c1, Turqua,- c2,
Pretty in pink - c3, Baby pink C4.

Stitches :
chain (ch)
Single Crochet (sc)
Double Crochet (dc)
Slip Stitch (sl st)
Half Double Crochet (hdc)

Special Stitch:
Long  Double Crochet (Ldc) or Spike Stitch
 dc stitched through the stitch below,
 on the previous row

Size : 14 X 6. 5 Inches
Gauge - 3 sts = 1 inch

Notes:
Ch 3 at the beginning of rounds counts as a dc
Ch1 Does not count as stitch

Pattern:
We will be starting at the toe of the stocking.

R: 1 - With C1, Ch 3, 10 dc in the 2nd ch from the hook, join in a circle with a sl st,
 ch 3 (10 dc)

R: 2 - 1 dc in the same st as ch 3, 2 dc in each dc around, join, ch 3 (20 dc)

R: 3 - 1 dc in the same st as ch 3, 1 dc in the next 4 dc,
*2 dc in the next dc, 1 dc in the next 4 dc*
Repeat From *to* 2 mores times, join, ch 3. (24 dc)

R: 4 - 1 dc in each dc around, join. (24 dc)

ch1 at the end of each round does not count as  a st.

R: 5 - Change to C2, ch 1, 1 hdc in dc around, join, ch 1, (24 hdc)

R: 6 - 1 hdc in each hdc, join,  (24 hdc)


R: 7 - Change to C3,*1 hdc in the next st, 1 Ldc in the next st*, Repeat From * to * around, join.
(12 hdc, 12 Ldc)

 R: 8 - ch 1, 1 hdc in each st, join, ch 1 (24 hdc)

R: 9 - Change to C4,  *1 hdc in the 1st st, 1 Ldc in the next st*, Repeat From * to * around, join.
 (12 hdc, 12 Ldc)

R: 10 - ch 1, 1 hdc in each st, join, ch 1 (24 hdc)

R: 11 - Change to C2, *1 hdc in the 1st st, 1 Ldc in the next st*, Repeat From * to * around, join.
 (12 hdc, 12 Ldc)

R: 12 - ch 1, 1 hdc in each st, Ch1, join. (24 hdc)



Forming the heel:
R: 13 - Change to C1, ch3 ( counts as 1st dc) 1 dc in the next 13 sts, TURN, Ch 3 (14 dc)

R: 14 - 1 dc in the next 14 sts, TURN, Ch3  (14 dc)

R: 15-17  - Repeat R: 14

Put the ends of the heal together, wrong side out, Slst down the back of the Heel sewing them together,  Then slst  the back of the heel, ch 3. Do not tie off.



Forming the Leg Portion:

R: 18 - Dc evenly around the top of the heel section, then across the front of the socking,
 then back around to the back of the heel. join. (34 dc)

R: 19 - Change to C2, ch 1, 1 hdc in dc around, join, ch1. (34 hdc)

R: 20 - 1 hdc in each hdc, join. (34 hdc)

R: 21 - Change to C3, *1 hdc in the 1st st, 1 Ldc in the next st*,
Repeat From * to * around, join. (17 hdc, 17 Ldc)

R: 22 - ch 1, 1 hdc in each st, join, ch 1. (34 hdc)

R: 23 - Change to C4,  *1 hdc in the 1st st, 1 Ldc in the next st*,
Repeat From * to * around, join. (17 hdc, 17 Ldc

R: 24 - ch 1, 1 hdc in each st, join, ch 1. (34 hdc)

R: 25 - Change to C2, ch 1, *1 hdc in the 1st st, 1 Ldc in the next st*,
Repeat From * to * around, join. ( 17 hdc, 17 Ldc

R: 26 - 1 hdc in each st, join, ch 1(34 hdc)

R: 27 - Change to C1, 1 dc in each hdc, join. (34 dc)

R: 28 - R: 36 Repeat R : 19 - R: 27

R: 37 - with C1, 1 dc in each dc, join, ch3 . (34 dc)

R: 38 - Repeat R: 37, Ch1

R: 39 - 1 sc in each dc, join,

Hanger:
Ch 12,  to form a loop for a hanger. join back to the top of the stocking with slst.
tie off weave in your ends.

Dog Bone Applique' - With F Hook


With C2, Ch 10, 1 sc in the 2nd ch from the hook, 1 sc in the next 8,
  (* Ch 2, 2 dc, ch 2, sl st, ch 2,  2 dc, ch 2, *) in the last ch, join to the
 1st ch on the opposite side of the ch, Then working down the opposite side
 of the ch, sc in the next 8 chs,  In the last sc repeat  (*), 
join and tie off, leaving a 12 inch tail to sew onto the front, 
top band of the stocking.

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Merry Christmas From
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3 comments:

Eva said...

Thanks so much for the stocking pattern. I can't wait to make one. Actually that will be two but the other one will have a fish on it for sister kitty! Approximately how long is the finished stocking? Thanks again.

Sara Sach said...

Stocking measures 14 in. X 7.5 in.
Thanks, Sara

Eva said...

Thank you, I didn't want theirs to be too much bigger than ours. They're spoiled enough already!