With less than 2 weeks until Christmas, it is time to get to stock up on those DIY Christmas Stockings…oh, and presents if you aren’t already done. What? No, I’m not finished yet but I have an idea of what I’m searching for at this point. I won’t lie my wall has thumbtacked Christmas stockings hung up. Oh, how I wish I had a chimney because I’d have a few of these DIY Christmas stockings hanging from them.
I’m sure there are a ton of Christmas Stockings to choose from in the store, many even look homemade which those that aren’t very crafty are perfect for. But those of us that want to be crafty I have found a few DIY Christmas stocking ideas and many have the “how to make a Christmas Stocking” videos or step-by-step instructions with pictures.
Christmas Stockings You Sew
Did you know you could make a felt stocking with a word written across it using your Cricut Maker? I had no clue but I can’t wait to get one now because Polka Dot Chair has created this Christmas Stocking Pattern And Cricut Maker Project for you to try out. The best part is she has pictures of each step, I always need that.
DIY Drop Cloth Stockings by Cherished Bliss has created a very classic look. Goes to show simple can look elegant.
I don’t know about you but I have always been amazed at the quilted stockings I see in all the Christmas movies. If that is you and you can sew you can try your hand with Quilted Christmas Stockings by Glue Sticks Blog. These are amazing!
Not only are you getting the pattern for this Homemade Personalized Christmas Stockings by The Creative Bite but she even tells you how to do the embroidery on your sewing machine. I really needed that tip.
Looking for something a little bit different or one that’ll make everyone laugh? The Distressed Gingerbread Man Felt Stocking Pattern by Dream A Little Bigger is sure to do the trick.
You can now learn to make your own DIY Sequin Christmas Stockings by Dainty Dress Diaries which even includes videos to help you understand what she’s talking about.
DIY Felt Stockings by Homemade Ginger with her added personal touches with little cut-out and sewed-on pieces of fabric really make it pop with extra color. I am loving the little Christmas trees. What would your personal touches be? I think I’d ad a cat to one of mine.
Felt Christmas Stockings by Heather Handmade has shown you just how she adds a little pop of color to personalize her felt Christmas stockings. I am loving the pom-pom garland she has around a few of them.
No-Sew Christmas Stockings!
Not everyone has a sewing machine and sometimes there are those of us that want to make something that simply can’t put a thread into a need. That’s okay these bloggers have you covered from no sew burlap to crochet stockings.
No-Sew Burlap And Ticking Cuff Christmas Stockings by Angela Marie Made has made her stocking with hemming tape and iron-on fabric but the cutest part I think is the wooden tags. Hey, I may have to try those because I can use the Cricut machine.
Plaid Christmas Stockings by Polished Habitat make me think of turning them into a keepsake. You know those old flannel shirts your kid or spouse refuses to get rid of? Maybe turn it into a stocking like this.
Did you ever make anything with Macrame growing up? I remember making a macrame plant holder in 7th or 8th grade. But nothing as pretty as the Macrame Christmas Stocking by A Beautiful Mess. I may actually see if I can make this next year.
Do you have a color scheme for your house or Christmas? Here’s how Decorated Christmas Stockings by Kleinworth And Co. along with a buffalo check free printable gift tags from Gina.
I remember sitting beside my grandmother as she so easily brought the hook in and out as she created a blanket. I was so excited when she asked me that day if I’d like to learn how to crochet. She was patient as she taught me how to begin it.
If you know how to crochet and haven’t yet made a Christmas stocking you may want to try one of the next two Christmas Crochet Patterns. The Crochet Christmas Stocking Pattern by Make And Do Crew but just so you know she also has patterns and videos for making a blanket, scarf, etc.
The following is a medium design but not a hard one so if you know more than the basics this is something you can try creating. The Red White And Green Crochet Christmas Stocking Pattern by Dabbles And Babbles. This one just rings Christmas to me.
I got a pom-pom maker when I was making beanies two years ago. I always wondered other ways to make something with a pom pom. Now I know! DIY Pom Pom Christmas Stocking by A Beautiful Mess. This looks like such a fun stocking. Imagine making this for your little girl/boy and watching them cuddle up to it because it is so soft.
Well, if you were needing to know how to make a Christmas Stocking you should definitely have some ideas with all these DIY Christmas Stockings above. If you do this one I’d love to see a picture!