Super Cabled Christmas Stocking

The Super Cabled Christmas Stocking knits up in a wink with super bulky yarn at 2 stitches per inch on size 17 needles. It is knit top down from the cuff to the toe. The narrow four stitch cables are very manageable with this hefty yarn. A star toe completes the look. This jumbo stocking will hold a lot of goodies!

pdxknitterati christmas stockings

Charts and line by line instructions for the cable pattern are given. Gauge is 8 st/4 inches in stockinette stitch on size 17 needles, but gauge is not critical.

pdxknitterati christmas stocking
This version is knit with one skein of Knitted Wit’s Cotton Candy, 100% merino wool, 250g/140 yards (I used about 200g/120 yards), colorway Natural.

This pattern is available for download two ways. One is through Ravelry. To celebrate this pattern launch, I’m offering $2 off the purchase price of $6 through December 14, 2014. Use the coupon code SUPERCABLE at checkout to receive your discount. If you have a Ravelry account, you will be able to save this file in your Ravelry library, as well as on your computer or print it out. The pattern page is here.

This pattern is also available as a download through Knit Picks, for $3.99. (No discount, but the same as Ravelry introductory price.)

pdx christmas stocking knit picks
This version is knit with 3 skeins of Knit Picks The Big Comfy, 55% Superfine Alapaca, 45% Peruvian Highland Wool, 44 yards/100g per skein, colorway Garnet Heather.

I knit these stockings in about 2 days each. Super bulky, super quick!

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4 responses to “Super Cabled Christmas Stocking

  1. Pingback: Super Cabled Christmas Stocking | PDXKnitterati

  2. Just bought this and ordered the yarn from knitted wit last night. Hooray!
    I love your patterns and thank you for your creativity!

  3. I would like to buy this pattern the old fashioned way, on paper!

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