17 DIY Stocking Patterns

Learn how to make a stocking that will look festive hanging in your home for Christmas using any of these stocking templates.   Use these free patterns to make your unique stocking that include whimsical, vintage, felted wool, burlap, knitted, patchwork and upcycled fabric stockings.  Your family will be super impressed with their new Christmas stocking, and I bet your guests will too.  {{snicker}}

Create a new Christmas tradition or do a simple activitiy for kids with these awesome holiday crafts! Use these pictured instructions to make Holiday CraftsDIY DecorFood and RecipesParty Ideas, Free Printables, and Activities for Kids perfect for the holiday season!

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How To Make A Stocking 

1.  DIY Drop Cloth Stocking ~ Rustic meets pretty with these gorgeous drop cloth stockings.  You can purchase drop cloth at a hardware store.  You’ll be pleasantly surprised by how inexpensive it is.  {{wink}}

2.  Smocked Burlap Stocking ~ Learn the basics of smocking by sewing a diamond pattern. 

3.  Felt Stocking {free pattern} ~ Here is a fast and easy stocking pattern, with a free downloadable PDF pattern.   It is a great way to make a really special gift or decoration with some of the fun holiday fabrics available around the holidays.

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4.  Snowflake Stocking ~ The simplicity of these stockings is beautiful.  White felted wool was used for the stocking with handmade embroidered snowflakes.

5.  Heirloom Christmas Stocking {knitting} ~ Whitney designed this gorgeous Heirloom stocking to look like it was, “plucked from a mantle sixty or eighty or a hundred years ago”.  

6.  Anthropologie Inspired Stocking ~ Learn how to make a gorgeous Anthropologie inspired stocking for a fraction of the cost with this tutorial.  Some supplies you’ll need are wool or fleece and pom pom trim.

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Burlap Stocking Tutorial

7.  Simple Burlap Stocking Tutorial ~ Basic burlap stockings lined with cream satin fabric.  Add a pinecone and foliage “dollar store bling” to finish it off.

8.  Painted Burlap Stocking ~ Create this darling shabby chic stocking using inexpensive burlap and muslin!

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Red Stockings

9.  Recycled T-shirt Stocking ~ Make your own beautiful stockings from recycled t-shirts.  Quilt them for a fuller stocking.  

10.  Crochet Christmas Stocking ~ A free crochet pattern to make an heirloom stocking to use and cherish year after year.

11.  Classic Cuffed Christmas Stocking Pattern ~ I’m loving the pattern play with these adorable cuffed stockings.  Chevron stripes, polka dots, damask and pop pop trim are absolute perfection!

12.  How to Make a Christmas Stocking ~ If you have an awesome fabric you want to show off this tutorial is the one for you.  Dress it up with fancy trim like pom pom and ric rac.

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13.  Santa Bag ~ Santa Bags can be used for hiding gifts, imaginative play, decoration and more.  This bag, inspired by a Pottery Barn pattern is simple but festive with great instructions.

Mini Stocking Pattern

Mini Stocking Pattern 

14.  Christmas Gift Card Mini Stocking ~ Two gifts in one!  These adorable mini stockings are perfect for holding tiny trinkets in addition to gift cards or money.  

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Printable Stocking Template

15.  Strip Pieced Stocking Tutorial ~ Christmas stockings like this, especially ones that are patchwork, can get quite expensive.  Sew your family a set of these handmade stockings and not only will you save a bundle, but they are sure to become a treasured family heirloom for years to come.

16.  Whimsical Stocking Pattern ~ If you are looking for a new stocking pattern then you’ll love this whimsical stocking pattern.  It’s inspired by Ballard Designs.  You can sew one in just 9 simple steps.

17.  Patchwork Stocking Tutorial ~ Christmas stocking like these, especially ones that are patchwork, can get quite expensive.  Sew your family a set of these handmade stockings and not only will you save a bundle, but they are sure to become a treasured family heirloom for years to come.



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  1. I don’t recall seeing you posting this. However, I have seen the silver ones on pinterst and love them and then they felt snowflakes on the pink one is way cool too.

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