Want to know how to make Christmas stockings? If you’re looking for some homemade stocking ideas to try this holiday, you’re in luck!
20 Homemade Stocking Ideas To Hang By The Chimney With Care
Christmas stockings have always been part of our family’s tradition. I can still remember when I was a little girl, I used to put two stockings, one with my name and another one with another girl’s name, so I can have two gifts. Sadly, Santa seems to know that it was a trick. Well all that’s behind me now, but I still carried out the tradition. If you want some cool and creative homemade stocking ideas for your gifts, then you’ll have plenty here.
1. Duct Tape Stocking
Ever considered making stockings out of duct tape? If you haven’t then this DIY tutorial will help you out.
2. DIY Cactus Christmas Stocking
If you love cactus, then I’m sure you’ll love this stocking idea. Grab the pattern and the tutorial here.
3. Sweater Stockings
Want to upcycle some old sweaters? Then check out this step by step tutorial on how to make a sweater stocking.
4. Tinsel Typography Christmas Stocking
Personalize your Christmas stockings by using some tinsel and hot glue. See how here.
5. DIY Stitched Stocking
Make a stocking with stitch designs, yes! Get the tutorial here.
6. DIY No Sew Stenciled Stockings
Stenciling and no sew, those are great things I love in a project. See how you can make one here.
7. DIY Frozen Christmas Stockings
Frozen will never go out of style in my book. Include it in your Christmas decoration this year. Check it out here.
8. Simple Knitted Christmas Stocking
Want to go traditional? Try your knitting skills with this free pattern. Get it here.
9. DIY Drop Cloth Stockings
Make something more with your drop cloths by turning them into a homemade stocking. Get the instructions here.
10. Fruity Christmas Stocking
Love fruits, then I’m sure you’ll want to start making this fruity selection of DIY stocking ideas. See it here.
11. Vintage Mother Tattoo Felt Christmas Stocking
This may not be your usual Christmas stocking but why not give it a try anyway. Check it out here.
12. Pretty Burlap Stockings
Burlap is just great to use for decorations. It’s time you try making some stockings from it. See how here.
13. Anthro-Inspired Sweater Stockings
I just love everything Anthropologie. If you want their sweater stocking but feel that the price tag just isn’t worth it, make your own with this tutorial instead.
14. DIY Color Pop Quilted Stockings
Add a touch of color to your Christmas by making these candy-colored stockings. Get the instructions here.
15. DIY Rustic Upcycled Christmas Stockings
If you’re looking to go rustic, then this Christmas stocking idea is your best pick. Check it out here.
16. Placemat Stockings
There are some things I wish I’ve thought of first, like this placemat stocking. See how you can make it here.
17. Coffee Bag Stockings
Got some coffee bags lying around? Make good use of them with this DIY tutorial.
18. Striped Christmas Stockings
Stripes just remind me of candy canes. Give some stripe love to your holiday celebration by following these easy instructions.
19. Paper Bag Stocking
I wouldn’t recommend putting heavy stocking stuffing but I’m sure this will work wonders too. Grab the tutorial here.
20. Mini Christmas Stockings Pattern
A cute knitting project you can try. I don’t think you can actually fit anything in but it will be a stunning garland. Check it out here.
Want to see how to make personalized Christmas stocking with felt letter patterns? Watch this video tutorial from peepmysteelo:
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