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15 DIY Christmas Stockings To Hang On The Mantle This Year

Felt, yarn, cotton, and more, there’s a billion materials that can help you whip up your very own fireplace-adorning goody bags. Instead of trying to find the perfect one in the stores, making your own set for the family may the answer to all of your Christmas decor needs. With some handmade touches, you can complete the home’s vision and be ready for December 25th in no time. These 15 DIY Christmas stockings are perfect to hang on the mantle this year, and the perfect way to start your holiday crafting too!

1. Sweaters

Diy sweater stockings

An Extraordinary Day used some sweaters to make some cozy Christmas stockings. Follow along with the tutorial and make a matching set – or some eclectic pairs that match each member of the family’s personality. What better way to reuse old sweaters than to turn them into a piece of festive decor?

2. No-Sew

No sew vintage stockings

If you aren’t the best at sewing but still want to get crafty, this tutorial from Susie Harris is the one for you. Learn how to create a set of stockings for the family with this no-sew project! Embellish them or personalize them any way you’d like once the foundation is set.

3. With Pom Pom Trim

Diy stockings with pom pom trim

Interiors by Sarah Langtry shows us how to make some stockings that have a bit of a trendier style. Are you in love with the pom pom theme? If so, take the jump now and check out the tutorial for these cuties.

4. Stripes

Diy ticking stripe stockings

Classic stripes – reminiscent of peppermints – are just another great way to decorate for the season. Use those stripes as inspiration for your stockings this year. And then, let Happy At Home guide you through the process.

5. Woodland Creatures

Diy woodland creature stocking