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Crochet Christmas Stockings that match your classy sense of style and will add a festive pop to your mantle. Keep reading for the Country Crochet Christmas Stocking free pattern or grab the printable PDF right here.

two Christmas stockings hanging from a mantle

The Country Crochet patterns have continued to be some of the most popular patterns on Stitching Together and it really isn’t hard to see why. If modern farmhouse style is your jam, then the Country Collection is PERFECT for you.

gray and white crochet christmas stocking hanging on a mantle

What if you didn’t jump on the farmhouse bandwagon (spoiler alert: I didn’t)? The collection is STILL perfect for you! The neutral colors can fit almost anywhere OR you can pick the perfect colors to match your decor. As I’ve said before, that is one of the best parts about making things yourself!

striped crochet christmas stocking hanging on mantle

Just like the rest of the Country Crochet patterns, the stockings feature the spider stitch which gives the stockings their great texture and look especially with the striped stocking.

Take a look at the rest of the Country Crochet Collection:

Coasters
Mug Cozy
Mason Jar Cozy
Dishcloth
Dish Towel
Hot Pad
Pumpkins

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2 gray and white crochet stockings hanging on a mantle

Country Crochet Christmas Stocking Pattern

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Skill Level:

Easy

Materials:

US size J/10, 6.0 mm crochet hook – grab my favorite hooks right on Amazon

Lily’s Sugar and Cream – Category 4 weight, 4 oz /113 g (order from Amazon)

  • Solid Stocking:
    • 4 oz Overcast
    • 1.5 oz Ecru
  • Striped Stocking:
    • 2 oz Overcast
    • 3.5 oz Ecru

Large Eye Yarn Needle – these are my favorite!

Abbreviations:

MC: Main color (Ecru)
CC: Contrasting color (Overcast)
ch: chain
sc(s): single crochet(s)
sl st: slip stitch
st(s): stitch(es)
sc2tog: single crochet two together
spider stitch: (sc, ch 1, sc) in the same stitch        

Gauge: 4” x 4” = 7 spider stitches by 15 rows

Finished Size: from toe to top of unfolded cuff: 19.5”.  Leg width: 5.75”

Notes:

Within the pattern each completed (sc, ch 1, sc) is referred to as a spider stitch.

If you find a gap between the corner of the heel and the first round after the heel, flip the stocking inside out and just sew up the gap.  

The toe, foot, and leg of the stocking are all worked in joined rounds. The heel is worked rows.

Solid Christmas Stocking Pattern Instructions

Toe and Foot:

With MC start with a magic circle, ch 1, sc 8 in the circle, tighten to close, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round. (8)

Round 1: ch 1, 2 sc in each st around, join with a sl st. (16)

Round 2: ch 1, *sc, 2 sc, repeat from * around, join with a sl st. (24)

Round 3: ch 1, *sc in the next 2 sts, 2 sc, repeat from * around, join with a sl st. (32)

Round 4: ch 1, sc in each st, join with a sl st. (32)

Round 5: ch 1, sc in each st, join with a sl st. (32)

Round 6: ch 1, *sc in the next 3 sts, 2 sc, repeat from * around, join with a sl st. (40)

Rounds 7-10: ch 1, sc in each st, join with a sl st. (40)

Round 11: WithCC, ch 1, *(sc, ch 1, sc), sk 1, repeat from * around, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round. (20 spider stitches – see note)

Round 12-26: ch 1, *(sc, ch 1, sc) in ch-1 sp, repeat from * around, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round. Fasten off yarn. (20 spider stitches)

Heel:

Row 1: With CC, count back 5 spider stitches from where yarn was fastened off, join yarn in the ch-1 sp of the 5th spider stitch back, ch 1, *sc in ch-1 sp, sc in sp between spider stitches, repeat from * for a total of 19 scs (will span 10 spider stitches)

Row 2: With MC, ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 15 sts, sc2tog, turn. (17)

Row 3: ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 13 sts, sc2tog, turn. (15)

Row 4: ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 11 sts, sc2tog, turn. (13)

Row 5: ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 9 sts, sc2tog, turn. (11)

Row 6: ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 7 sts, sc2tog, turn. (9)

Row 7: ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 5 sts, sc2tog, turn. (7)

Row 8: ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 3 sts, sc2tog, turn. (5)

Row 9: ch 1, sc in each st, turn. (5)

(start increasing)

Row 10: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 3 sts, 2 sc, turn. (7)

Row 11: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 5 sts, 2 sc, turn. (9)

Row 12: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 7 sts, 2 sc, turn. (11)

Row 13: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 9 sts, 2 sc, turn. (13)

Row 14: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 11 sts, 2 sc, turn. (15)

Row 15: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 13 sts, 2 sc, turn. (17)

Row 16: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 15 sts, 2 sc, turn. (19)

completed crochet heel on stocking before sewing

Fold the heel in half toward the back/outside.

folding the heel of a stocking

Using MC sew the sides of the heel together.

showing where to sew the heel of a stocking

Flip heel right side out.

Leg:

Round 1: Join CC in the 10th sc on the heel (right in the middle of the top edge of the heel), (sc, ch 1, sc) in the same st, sk 1, [(sc, ch 1, sc), sk 1] 4 times, [(sc, ch 1, sc) in ch-1 sp] 11 times, sk 1, [(sc, ch 1, sc), sk 1] 4 times, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round. (20 spider stitches)

Round 2-30: ch 1, *(sc, ch 1, sc) in ch-1 sp, repeat from * around, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round. (20 spider stitches)

Round 31: ch 1, *sc in ch-1 sp, sc in sp between spider stitches, repeat from * around, join with a sl st. (40)

Round 32-48: With MC, sc in each st around. (40)

Fasten off and weave in ends

Striped Stocking Pattern Instructions

Toe and Foot:

With MC start with a magic circle, ch 1, sc 8 in the circle, tighten to close, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round. (8)

Round 1: ch 1, 2 sc in each st around, join with a sl st. (16)

Round 2: ch 1, *sc, 2 sc, repeat from * around, join with a sl st. (24)

Round 3: ch 1, *sc in the next 2 sts, 2 sc, repeat from * around, join with a sl st. (32)

Round 4: ch 1, sc in each st, join with a sl st. (32)

Round 5: ch 1, sc in each st, join with a sl st. (32)

Round 6: ch 1, *sc in the next 3 sts, 2 sc, repeat from * around, join with a sl st. (40)

Round 7-10: ch 1, sc in each st, join with a sl st. (40)

Round 11: WithCC, ch 1, *(sc, ch 1, sc), sk 1 st, repeat from * around, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round (20 spider stitches)

Round 12: ch 1, *(sc, ch 1, sc) in ch-1 sp, repeat from * around, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round. (20 spider stitches)

Round 13-14: With MC, ch 1, *(sc, ch 1, sc) in ch-1 sp, repeat from * around, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round. (20 spider stitches)

Round 15-26: Continue changing colors every 2 rows, ch 1, ch 1, *(sc, ch 1, sc) in ch-1 sp, repeat from * around, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round. Fasten off yarn. (20 spider stitches)

Heel:

Row 1: With MC, count back 5 spider stitches from where yarn was fastened off, join yarn in the ch-1 sp of the 5th spider stitch back, ch 1, *sc in ch-1 sp, sc in sp between spider stitches, repeat from * for a total of 19 scs (will span 10 spider stitches)

Row 2: ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 15 sts, sc2tog, turn. (17)

Row 3: ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 13 sts, sc2tog, turn. (15)

Row 4: ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 11 sts, sc2tog, turn. (13)

Row 5: ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 9 sts, sc2tog, turn. (11)

Row 6: ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 7 sts, sc2tog, turn. (9)

Row 7: ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 5 sts, sc2tog, turn. (7)

Row 8: ch 1, sc2tog, sc in the next 3 sts, sc2tog, turn. (5)

Row 9: ch 1, sc in each st. (5)

(start increasing)

Row 10: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 3 sts, 2 sc, turn. (7)

Row 11: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 5 sts, 2 sc, turn. (9)

Row 12: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 7 sts, 2 sc, turn. (11)

Row 13: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 9 sts, 2 sc, turn. (13)

Row 14: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 11 sts, 2 sc, turn. (15)

Row 15: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 13 sts, 2 sc, turn. (17)

Row 16: ch 1, 2 sc, sc in the next 15 sts, 2 sc, turn. (19)

Fold the heel in half toward the back/outside. Using MC sew the sides of the heel together. Flip heel right side out. (See photos in the same section of the solid stocking.)

Leg:

Round 1: Join CC in the 10th sc on the heel (right in the middle of the top edge of the heel), (sc, ch 1, sc) in the same st, sk 1, [(sc, ch 1, sc), sk 1] 4 times, [(sc, ch 1, sc) in ch-1 sp] 11 times, sk 1,  [(sc, ch 1, sc), sk 1] 4 times, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round. (20 spider stitches)

Round 2: ch 1, *(sc, ch 1, sc) in ch-1 sp, repeat from * around, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round. (20 spider stitches)

Round 3-4: WithMC, ch 1, (sc, ch 1, sc) in each ch-1 sp, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round.

Rounds 5-30: Continue changing colors every 2 rows,ch 1, *(sc, ch 1, sc) in ch-1 sp, repeat from * around, join with a sl st to the first sc of the round. (20 spider stitches)

Round 31: ch 1, *sc in ch-1 sp, sc in sp between spider stitches, repeat from * around, join with a sl st. (40)

Round 32-48: With MC, sc in each st around (40) Fasten off and weave in ends.

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