Handmade or homemade Christmas stockings are quite popular. Know how to make Christmas stocking.
This Christmas, hang stockings that you have made yourself! Yes, it is
absolutely possible to make your own stockings for Christmas. Imagine
the scene when your family members and friends come to wish you and
exclaim when they see those wonderful handmade stockings. This would be
one Christmas that you will never ever forget. Those who have never
really stitched in their lives, take heart. A homemade Christmas
stocking is very simple to make. These ideas below shall guide you on
how to make a Christmas stocking.
Take an old stocking of yours and mark its outline on a paper.
Then mark it on the fabric that you want to use to make your
Cut out the pieces and sew them together, keeping the top open.
Make sure you have similar colored threads so that the stitching
doesn't stand out in an ugly contrast.
The cuffs of fur or velvet should be attached after the stocking
has been stitched.
Cut out the required breadth of the cuff in fur or velvet and sew
the edges to make it even. Sew it on top of the stocking and then
fold it into half to cover the seams.
You can also attach a ribbon by punching two holes on the seams
of the folded cuffs and tying a ribbon through those holes.
Decorate the stocking with glitter and sequins. Make Christmas
stockings in different colored fabrics and they also make great
gifts for friends and family.