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Dreaming of Christmas Lookbook

12 Days of Christmas Stockings Ideas and inspiration for a fun and festive holiday!


Festive machine embroidery designs and free stocking tutorials!

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#1: Classic

Christmas Stocking This tutorial shows how to make this stocking in two sizes. Both are roomy for holding lots of gifts! Each stocking has a large area for embroidery. Choose designs that match the personality of each and every member of your family!

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Pair sleek and sturdy faux suede with festive cotton prints to make these stylish stockings.

Plant a Little Christmas - Trowel Plant a Little Christmas - Santa Plant a Little Christmas - Rudolph

#2: Merry

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Furry, four-legged friends need Christmas stockings, too! This free tutorial includes pattern pieces so you can easily cut the fabric to the bone shape.

Christmas Surprise Puppy

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#3: Merry Kitty

Christmas Stocking A fish-shaped stocking is a gift that even the coolest cat will love. Make felt stuffies, right in the hoop, to put in the stocking. Watch your cat race around the room, playing with the stocking and special treats!

Your furbabies will enjoy sniffing out their gifts on Christmas morning!


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Complete the gift by including one of the classics. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens is an excellent choice. Boughs of Holly Border (Vintage) Boughs of Holly (Vintage)

#4: Victorian

Christmas Stocking Pair fashion with history and the result is this exquisite stocking -- a perfect fit for Jane Austen fans! Gold cord and brass buttons form the 19th century boot, and a string of miniature ornaments adds a delightful touch to the top.

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#5: Christmas Story Stock

This stocking is made of faux suede and lined with quilter’s co A trio of designs tells the story of the Holy Night. Choose two or four designs to stitch a Christmas tableau or wintry scene o stocking.

Christmas stockings are long, and the space is a wonderful opportunity to stitch several designs to tell a story.

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#6: Sweet Organza

Christmas Stocking Embroider light designs onto organza and water-soluble stabilizer, and the gifts inside will sparkle and shine in the Christmas lights.

Free project instructions include a downloadable PD pattern, and demonstrate t steps for making this stocking. Redwork and vint designs are perfect choices sheer organza.

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Gingerbread Man with Star Cookie (Redwork)

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Rowdy Howdy Stocking Cowboy Santa Claus on Reindeer

Add wild, wild western designs from Embroidery Library! Christmas Cowboy Wreath

Cowboys and cowgirls will adore this rowdy-howdy stocking! Smooth suede cloth is an excellent choice for this western-themed stocking, and a bright red bandana is the perfect finishing touch. Download a PDF with free pattern pieces to make the stocking-shaped boot. Christmas Cowboy Boot

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Christmas Potpourri Poinsettia

#8: Crazy Patc

Pair classic quilt techniques with emb magnificent stocking. We used fabric colors, and added starfish and seashel

Use this idea to make stockings in a v Embellish with yarn and needles for k mini-ornaments and jingle bells for cla with faux greenery for gardeners, or w chef hats for cooks.

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#9: Scrappy Christmas


Strips of colorful Christmas fabric add sparks of color and charm to your holiday dĂŠcor. Choose your favorite festive and winter prints, then piece together in triangle and diamond shapes.


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Download free pattern pieces to trace the shape of the stocking. Find the steps and more at Embroidery Library!

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Rag Qu Stocking

Add a cozy, crafty look to your Christm dĂŠcor with rag quilt stockings. Layers o denim with exposed seams add a rugged look to cabins and rustic dwellings.

Plaid homespun cotton brings a warm a woodsy effect. Greet Santa with this cla country look!

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A Stocking Fore Golfers Golfers will adore this stocking, filled with tees, balls, gloves, and an embroidered golf towel. Spell Dad or Mom with applique letters -- or stitch a monogram for a custom look.

Collegiate Applique Alphabet

Elf Esther Sitting on Gifts


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A-door-able Christmas Stocking This small stocking is the right size for doorknobs. Fill it with chocolate kisses, peppermints, gift cards, and other small treats. It’s a sweet size for teachers, choir directors, and something extra-special for the cookie exchange, too. Embroidery Library is known for having excellent machine embroidery designs, inspiring ideas, and terrific projects and tutorials. We’ve been drawing and digitizing designs, right here in Minnesota, since 1998. Embroidery Library is 100% employee-owned, and each of us has an artistic nature and creative spirit. Each design that we create is unique. We don’t use clip art, and we don’t outsource. Enjoy this collection of Christmas stocking projects. We hope they’ll add a festive spirit to your home! Visit our website at