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Christmas stockings are so much more special when they have your personal touch, but just because they’re a classic favorite, doesn’t mean they have to be traditional. This post features our ten favorite DIY Christmas stocking projects, along with links to their tutorials. Happy holidays and happy crafting!

Transformers

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Great for the kids (or the kid in all of us), these super stockings can be made for just about any superhero.

Helvetica

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For those of you that don’t like a lot of frill and fuss, these classic stockings with Helvetica lettering won’t be going out of style anytime soon.

Polka Dots

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Design your stockings to match the rest of your Christmas decor for a cohesive look.

Pattern Paper

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Pattern paper for all the architects in your life.

Foam

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Don’t have a sewing machine? No problem. This tutorial uses foam, fabric glue, and a hot glue gun (and googly eyes for good measure).

Abominable Snowman

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Careful not to make your stockings too scary. We wouldn’t want to frighten off Santa.

Animal Paw

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Don’t forget about your furry friends!

Felt

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Felt is a great material to work with, especially if you don’t have a lot of sewing experience, because you can leave the edges raw and it won’t unravel.

Pendleton Wool

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Perfect for a hipster Christmas.

Paper Bag

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Who would have thought that you could make stockings out of upcycled paper bags?! The tutorial uses a holiday-themed, paper grocery bag from Trader Joe’s.

So give it a go and let us know how your stockings turn out!

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