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13 Old Fashioned Knit Christmas Stockings

These old fashioned Christmas stockings will have your knitting needles flying.

By: Julia Litz, Editor,
11 Old-Fashioned Knit Christmas Stockings

Go traditional this holiday season with these 13 Old-Fashioned Knit Christmas Stockings. Learn how to knit a Christmas stocking and make them for family and friends. Handmade gifts really show your loved ones how much they mean to you.

We have pulled together our favorite DIY Christmas stockings to get you in the mood to knit. With the help of these free knitting patterns, you'll learn how to knit a stocking that will remain a keepsake for generations to come.

If you love old-fashioned Christmas crafts, knit a stocking that is traditional, or make one that looks completely different from what you'd expect. You can even learn how to knit a tiny stocking ornament.

How to Make a Christmas Stocking

Heirloom Stocking

A knit stocking pattern is a great craft to make before Christmas. They require time, effort, and thought. Start today and make fantastic knit Christmas stockings for everyone in your family. Mom will love the Mary Lou, which uses a striped motif and tons of fun colors. Make a fun striped stocking for your brother or an elegant cabled homemade stocking for your sister. For something super unique, check out the knit Christmas stocking that looks like a Polar Bear leg! Of course, these are only suggestions. Let these patterns inspire you to put your own twist on the traditional Christmas stocking pattern. Experiment with colors, yarn weight, designs, and embellishments to tailor your DIY Christmas stockings to your loved ones. These are usually easy Christmas projects to make that will become keepsakes for sure. Family members will likely become attached to their stockings.

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Crazy Colorful Knit Stocking

Learn how to make a Christmas stocking that makes a big impression. Your family and friends will be truly touched when they receive their one-of-a-kind Christmas gifts. If you're new to knitting, don't worry; you can easily learn how to create a free knit Christmas stocking pattern before the holiday is here. If you need some DIY Christmas stocking to get you started, you're in luck. Get knitting today and enjoy the look of your creation throughout the holiday season. Start your projects early to relieve some of the holiday stress. Make some goals for yourself throughout the year so you can pace out new projects you are making.

BONUS Craft Video: How to Make Christmas Stocking Jelly Soap

What is Your Favorite Christmas Tradition?

Describe your favorite stocking. Was it a family heirloom? Did you make it?

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