Sew your own Christmas stockings this year. These fun and festive FREE sewing patterns for XMAS stockings are just what your fireplace needs. It’s less than two weeks before Christmas! Everyone in our household is excited and we’re putting up the last touches on our decorations! However, knowing me, I still picked up some last minute Christmas ornaments projects to add. It drives my husband crazy but he always loves how it turns out! My children have been filled with excitement since we got the Christmas tree out. As part of our family’s Christmas tradition, they’ve dug out their old socks and old Christmas stockings to hang behind our tree! From traditional to quirky to fun designs, we’ve amassed quite the collection!
Unique Stockings For Your Christmas Stuffing
Decorate Your Home With These Christmas Stockings!
However, I wouldn’t let my children hang their old socks behind our tree. Firstly, they’re too small. And secondly, why use old socks when we could make new, cuter ones? I remember during my childhood, Christmas in our house wouldn’t be complete without a new set of Christmas stockings for the whole family! So, in the spirit of continuing tradition, here’s a list of unique Christmas stockings to inspire you this season!
1. African Flower Christmas Stocking
2. Blanket Christmas Stocking
Got extra blankets you’re thinking of giving away? Think again! You could turn them into giant Christmas stocking and fill it with lots of different presents!
3. Cat Paw Christmas Stocking
A pet is also part of the family, so it shouldn’t be surprising to make a Christmas stocking for them as well, right? Fill this with catnip and toys for your cuddly, affectionate cat!
4. Dog Paw Christmas Stocking
And if you’re not a cat-person, then most likely you’d have a dog in your household! We do! Man’s best friend deserve a stocking of its own, right?
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5. Circle in Squares Christmas Stocking
If you’re into more colors, this stocking is for you! Using at least three colors per stocking, you’ll surely won’t run out of cheer this snowy Christmas. You could even use other colors!
6. Classic Cuffed Christmas Stocking
A classic on this list, cuffed Christmas stockings are everywhere this season! Malls, shops and even houses in television shows have them, so why don’t you? It’s a timeless design!
7. Cross Stitch Christmas Stocking
If you’ve got more time to spare, cross-stitched Christmas stockings will definitely occupy that time! Although it requires more time, the result will surely amaze anyone who will see it!
8. Elf Christmas Stocking
Santa’s little helpers surely deserve a homage during this season! These adorable little stockings are just the right amount of quirky to perk everyone up!
9. Fur Top Christmas Stocking
Fur will definitely tickle everyone’s fancy. It lends elegance and a little bit of pomp – the very characteristic of this season – to these stockings!
10. His and Hers Christmas Stocking
During the early days of our marriage, my husband and I used to have this type of Christmas stocking. It definitely brings back memories. For young couples to the seasoned ones, these stockings will surely add a little bit of romance this holiday!
11. Holly Jolly Holiday Christmas Stocking
Another colorful one on our list and as the name suggests, will bring the holly, jolly in your Christmas holidays! Tightly knitted and compact, these stockings will definitely hold your stuffing!
12. Mini Crochet Christmas Stocking
Perfect for families welcoming a newborn, this stocking will seal your baby’s first Christmas! Nothing says welcome more than a stocking full of gifts, right?
13. Moss Stitch Christmas Stocking
14. Outdoor Christmas Stocking
If you’re planning an outdoor Christmas gathering, complete with barbecue on the grill, then this stocking is for you! You and your visitors could put your gifts inside for your Secret Santa!
15. Patterned Christmas Stocking
Thinking of a way to put in a personal touch in your stocking? How about personalizing it with your initials, and your family’s too? This will definitely warm their hearts!
17. Quilted Christmas Stocking
Speaking of warmth, this quilted stocking will provide you no shortage of that! Thicker than the others on this list, it doesn’t make it any less! Just look at that adorable color combination!
18. Simple Polka-dot Christmas Stocking
“Santa Claus’ colors” as my daughter dubbed it, red and white polka-dots were a staple in the 50’s but that doesn’t mean they don’t look as good now! It still brings out a lot of cheer!
19. Swedish Dala Horse Christmas Stocking
This Swedish Dala horse stocking is an eye-catching addition to your Christmas decoration. Look at that little horse, the little ones will definitely love it!
20. Burlap Christmas Stocking
Rustic charm, you say? Well, look no further because this burlap stocking will definitely fit the bill! Its homey vibe will surely have everyone relaxing around the fireplace with eggnog on hand!
21. Sweater Christmas Stocking
Upcycling doesn’t stop when the snow falls! This sweater stocking will bring your old sweaters back to life this Christmas!
Did this excite you for Christmas? Check out this “unboxing” of Christmas stocking from The Toy Reviewer!
Ready to do some last minute sewing? I know I am! I definitely found some that I’d like to make for our house and even some to give as gifts to my friends and family. The list definitely has something for everyone, from couples to newborns and even for our favorite pets!
I hope you found a favorite on this list! If you did, don’t hesitate to leave a comment and let me know!
Interested in other holiday sewing ideas? Check out this link on how to make a simple snowflake throw pillow!