Here is a nice, chubby stocking to hang for St. Nicholas. It uses entrelac, some stranded, and some striped colorwork. This is a basic top down sock construction, so if you are familiar with that, it will be simple to make. And no second sock!
MC: 120 yards of worsted weight yarn
CC1: 110 yards of worsted weight yarn
CC2: 110 yards of worsted weight yarn
Sample used exactly this amount, the range above is to give you a little more breathing room.
Yarn weight: Worsted (9 wpi)
Gauge: 22 stitches and 32 rows = 4 inches in Stockinette
Needle size: US 5 - 3.75 mm
Yardage: 340 - 365 yards (311 - 334 m)
Sizes available: One Size