GETTING STARTED: Read through all of the instructions before beginning to be sure you have everything you need.
SIZE: 14" long
Simplicity pattern 1577, View A
1 yard Simplicity fur trim
3/8 yard fabric for stocking
1/2 yard fusible polyester fleece
8" length of trim or yarn for hanger
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DIRECTIONS Cutting and Prep: Use pattern piece 1 to cut two sets of stocking shapes from the fabric and pattern piece 4 as a guide to cut a piece of fur trim on the fold. Note that the width of the pattern piece and the fur trim will not line up, but you only need to use the length of the piece as a guide.
Use pattern piece 1 to cut one set of stocking from the fusible fleece.
Fuse the fusible fleece to the corresponding pieces, following manufacturer’s instructions.
Sewing With right sides together, stitch together the stocking and the stocking facing using the seam allowance called for in the guide sheet.
With wrong sides touching, slip the stocking inside the stocking facing. Baste top edges together.
Stitch together the raw edges of the fur trim with right sides facing, using the seam allowance called for in the guide sheet.
With the right side of the fur cuff touching the right side of the stocking facing, stitch along the top of the stocking.
Pull stocking right side out and tuck stocking facing inside. Fold down fur cuff.
Finishing Hand stitch the 8" length of trim or yarn for the hanger at the center back seam from the inside of the stocking.