Christmas Stocking-Elf Socks

Elf Socks, a Christmas Stocking

Elf Socks Christmas Stockings crochet pattern by Darleen HopkinsCrochet these adorable Elf Socks Christmas Stockings and Santa will fill them with lots of holiday treats.  A quick project crocheted in heavy worsted/aran weight yarn.  This unique pattern is worked seamlessly in a continuous spiral of alternating colors.  There are no color changes and therefore, no color change jogs and no unsightly seams.

A perfect pattern for intermediate crocheters or those who have moved beyond beginner and looking to improve their skills.  The instructions include tips and photos for ease of understanding as well as a partial chart of both the beginning of the spiral rounds and the heel section.

A time-saver pattern with minimal ends to work in-do not fear the stripes!

Pattern includes instructions for both a two-colored striped stocking and a three-colored striped stocking.  Have fun with the multitude of variations this pattern offers and make unique yet coordinating stockings for every member of the family.

Finished size, approximately 24” long, 6” wide

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Elf on the Shelf hiding in Elf Socks, a Christmas Stocking crochet pattern by Darleen Hopkins #CbyDH

  • Yarn: Lion Brand, Heartland 100% acrylic
    [5oz/142g, 251yd/200m] per skein, or equivalent (medium-4), heavy worsted/aran weight yarn
    Please note, yarn amounts are approximate.  Allow for at least a 10% variance when purchasing yarn.


* MC, main color (color of toe, heel and top) (red)
Redwood #113 [2.75 oz/77g 136yd/109m]
* CC, contrast color, (white) Acadia #098 [2 oz/56g 100yd/79m]


* MC, main color (color of toe, heel and top) (red)
Redwood #113 [2.10 oz/60g 106yd/85m]
* CCA, contrast color A, (green) Joshua Tree #174 [1.25 oz/36g 64yd/28m]
* CCB, contrast color B, (white) Acadia #098 [1.25 oz/36g 64yd/28m]


Pattern is written using standard US stitches.  Easy+/Intermediate skill level.  Pattern provides chart of the heel and the beginning of rounds.


Exact gauge is not essential.  If your gauge is close to stated gauge, your finished stocking will be close to the reported measurements.  4”= 13 stitches, 10 rows in hdc


Please note, this pattern is copyrighted and may not be reproduced or redistributed. Completed stockings may be sold but please credit Darleen Hopkins as the designer. If selling online, a link to my website is appreciated.



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