7 Knitted Christmas Stocking Patterns
“The stockings were hung by the chimney with care,
in hopes that St. Nicholas soon would be there.”
(quote from The Night Before Christmas by Clement Clarke Moore)
These seven knitted Christmas Stockings contain a variety of patterns, so there is something for everyone. Some simple ones ideal for beginning knitters, others you can personalize for your family and friends, and other fun styles.
Whether you are looking for a new project, or you were looking to knit a stocking as a gift, you should be able to find the right choice in the selection below.
Knit some stocking fun for the holidays.
Arlo’s Christmas Stocking by Antje Karl.
A simple, stranded pattern knit in Aran weight yarn, knit from the top down.
Northern Stockings by Rae Blackledge.
The Northern Stocking features deep holiday hues and traditional patterns and motifs.
Spindleknitter’s Stockings by Kirsten Hall.
Several charts for Christmas Stockings.
Falling Snow Stocking by Jennifer Hoel.
The stocking uses bulky weight yarn and real sock construction.
Christmas Stockings by Joy Green.
These stockings are quick and easy to knit and just as easy to decorate: appliqué with felt motifs and personalize with an embroidered name along the top.
Chunky Knit Christmas Stocking by Lynn@Nourish and Nestle.
This pattern is a great beginner pattern for your first knitted stocking. Lynn has video tutorials along with printed instructions.
Knit using Fair Isle in Patons Classic Wool Worsted.
Do you have a favorite Christmas Stocking pattern? Tell us in the comments below.
Find yarn for all these stockings at Yarnspirations.