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|FREE Crochet Tree of Light
Tree of Light Stocking
Materials: Knitting Worsted Weight Yarn; 7 ½ oz White, 2 ½ oz Red,
Small Amts Dk
Green, Lt Green, Dk Blue, Gold, Turquoise, Brown and Orange
Aluminum Crochet Hook Size G or 4.50 mm
With white, ch 32.
Row 1: Sc in 2nd ch from hook and in each ch across. Ch 1, turn. (31 sc)
Row 2: Work 2 sc in first sc, sc across, work 2 sc in last sc. Ch 1, turn.
Rows 3 & 4: Rep row 2.
Rows 5 to 7: Sc across to last st, 2 sc in last sc. Ch 1, turn. (40 sc)
Row 8: Sc in each sc across.
Row 9: Sc across to last st, 2 sc in last sc. (40 sc)
Row 10: Rep row 8.
Row 11: Rep row 9. (42 sc)
Rows 12 to 22: Sc in each sc across. Ch 1, turn.
Row 23: Sc in each of first 26 sc. Ch 1, turn.
Row 24 to 66: Work even on these 26 sc. Ch 1, turn.
Row 67: Join red and work in checkerboard, * 2 sc red, 2 sc white. Rep
from * across. Ch 1, turn.
Row 68: Rep row 67.
Row 69: Reversing colours, work red sc over white sc and white sc over
Row 70: Work even in same colours as last row.
Row 71: Rep row 67.
Row 72: Rep row 70. Break off.
Work same as for front.
Using chart for design and colour key for colours, emborder design in
cross stitch, on front piece, centering design.
Fold checkerboard border plus 2 rows of white over to right side of
stocking. Do same on 2nd piece, reversing shaping of stocking. Sew
edges with couple of stitches. With red work 1 rnd of sc around, working
through both pieces, leaving top edge open. Ch 15 at end of round for
hanger. Sew end of chain to form loop.