Cabled Christmas Stocking
Intermediate | 23 min 44 sec
Cabled Christmas Stocking
Knitting the Stocking
Get into the holiday spirit with this classic knitted Christmas stocking.  Knitwear designer Marly Bird shows you how to construct this oversized stocking, which features a gorgeous centered cable flanked by seed stitch. The stocking is created in two pieces, and then the edges are crocheted together to create a tube. Add decorative tassels and pompoms for an extra dose of holiday cheer.
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • RED HEART With Love: 2 skeins 1909 Holly Berry A, and 1 skein 1303 Aran B
  • Knitting Needles: 9 mm [US 13] (Marly uses circulars)
  • Crochet Hook: 10 mm [US N-15]
  • Split lock stitch markers
  • Cable needle (optional)
  • Knit clips (optional)
  • Yarn needle
Learn how to:
  • Create the front and back pieces
  • Work the cable pattern
  • Decrease within a stitch pattern
  • Join the pieces with crochet
  • Add tassels
What you'll get:
  • Detailed lesson on cable knitting and instructions for making a classic Christmas stocking
  • 4 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supplies list and dowloadable PDF stocking pattern ($8 value)
  • Step-by-step expert instruction from professional knitwear designer Marly Bird
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions, and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
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Cheri DeFries
Madly is very clear and easy to follow. A nice project!
More than 3 months ago
Mary Ohno
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Katrina Munro-Faure
Loved this class! It moved a bit fast at the cable bit but I managed to work it out. I now have a stunning cream stocking. I've even ordered red yarn for a second one! xxx
More than 3 months ago