How many yards of fabric do I need for a Christmas stocking?

Materials Needed: 2 yards fabric {I used 1 yard per design}for the stocking. 1 yard fabric for the cuff {I used cream colored linen} 2 yards fabric for lining {I used an old twin sheet I had on hand} 8 yards decorative trim for the cuff {**Optional}

What fabric is used to make stockings?

An outer fabric (either velvet or cotton) which will be used as the ‘binding’ around your stocking, and will also be the hanging loop at the top. This same fabric will also be used for the back of the stocking. A cotton lining fabric, either plain or polka dot.

What materials are used to make stockings?

7 Best Fabrics For Christmas Stockings

  1. Velvet. Velvet is a soft and luxurious fabric typically characterized by a dense pile of uniformly cut fibers with a smooth nap.
  2. Cotton. This should be a common name to everyone as it is one of the most popular materials in the world.
  3. Crepe.
  4. Wool.
  5. Linen.
  6. Felt.
  7. Brushed Cotton.

How to make a DIY Christmas stocking?

1 front stocking,from main fabric

  • 1 back stocking with pattern piece turned upside down,from main fabric
  • 2 stockings,from lining fabric
  • 1 toe piece,from coordinating fabric
  • 1 heel piece,from coordinating fabric
  • 7″x12″ rectangle,from coordinating fabric (for cuff)
  • 7″ piece of ribbon
  • How to sew a simple Christmas stocking?

    Fabric – Comfy Flannel or your choice.

  • Thread
  • Optional: Trim of your choice
  • Fusible interfacing
  • Scissors
  • Rotary cutter and mat
  • Sewing Pins or clips
  • Pencil
  • Newspaper or brown wrapping paper
  • Existing stocking to make a pattern or use this Printable Stocking Pattern
  • How to make a personalized Christmas stocking?

    Mix up the fonts to create a custom look for each stocking.

  • Use varying felt colors for each letter,or for different family members.
  • Place the letters in various places on each individual stocking.
  • Add extras to your stocking like tassels,pom poms,and more.
  • How to knit your own Christmas stocking?

    Two 50g balls of Debbie Bliss Rialto

  • Aran in Red 18 (A) and one 50g ball in Ecru 16 (B)
  • Pair each of 4.50mm and 5mm knitting needles
  • 20cm of ribbon or tape for hanging loop