Colorful Christmas Stockings

For most of us, no Christmas is complete without the tradition of hanging stockings on the mantel. We've put together some outstanding stocking styles to inspire you.

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    Jolly Jester Stocking

    Choose soft polar fleece for a silly-shape stocking to hold special surprises from Santa.

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    Quilted Velvet Stockings

    Quilted velvet looks beautiful as the basis for these elegant stockings. To finish the tops, sew triangles of satin in two colors; add tassel trim and ball fringe for a fancy finish.

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    Striped Wool Stockings

    For a cozy, nostalgic look, hand-knit wooly striped stockings or purchase similar designs. Make or buy them in pairs so you can use them to stay warm long after Christmas is over.

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    Felted Jester Stockings

    A nostalgic red wagon makes a portable presentation of animated jester stockings. Make the simple stockings from felt and embellish each one with felt shapes that fit each family member's personality. For a bit of whimsy, top each toe with a yarn pom-pom.

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    Christmas Stockings from Worn Sweaters

    Recycling is frugal and fashionable. Worn sweaters and outerwear find new purpose when decorated as one-of-a-kind stockings.

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    Flower Power Stockings

    Felt gives you the option of creating nearly any shape of decoration. These flowers sport two-tone petals, and the stockings have a small floral "bow" decoration on the top corner.

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    Personalized Pastel Stockings

    Pastel ornaments and candles set the tone for the colorful stockings and gift wraps below. This look is a fun way to add color into your holiday decorating and have it feel at home with the colors in your room's decor.

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    Woven Ribbon Stocking

    An unconventional color palette and sophisticated materials make these woven stockings perfect for grown-ups and children alike.

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    Lime Green-and-Aquamarine Stocking

    Garnish the table edge with store-bought stockings of green and blue to which you add sparkling buttons and colored tinsel designs.

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    Diamond-Quilted Dazzler Stocking

    The soft colors and quilted fabric of this standout stocking make a nice contrast to the traditional reds and greens of Christmas.

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    Modern Felt Stockings

    Unique designs give these felt stockings contemporary style.

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    Pink Patterned Christmas Stockings

    Make the most of your home's decorating scheme by putting up holiday decorations that complement existing colors and style. Though pink might be a daring choice for holiday items, it looks right at home in this pink-and-white living room.

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    Red-and-White Stockings

    These intricately patterned stockings will be the talk of the party.

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    Bright-Colors Christmas Stocking

    Is your home done in wild tones? Then a colorful stocking like this just might be the perfect match for you.

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    Humorous Holiday Stockings

    You can't help but smile when you catch a glimpse of these funky stockings hanging from the mantel. Nestle coordinating Christmas glass balls in boughs of pine to complete the whimsical look.

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    Diamond-Quilted Dazzler Stocking

    The soft colors and quilted fabric of this standout stocking make a nice contrast to the traditional reds and greens of Christmas.

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    Fun Color

    Is your home done in wild tones? Then a colorful stocking like this may just be the perfect match for you.

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    Humorous Holiday

    You can't help but smile when you catch a glimpse of these funky stockings hanging from the mantel. Nestle coordinating Christmas glass balls in boughs of pine to complete the whimsical look.

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    Easy Handmade Christmas Stockings

    Add a personal touch to your holiday decor with Christmas stockings you create yourself. From no-sew to a little embroidery, we'll help you hang a stocking that Santa can't wait to fill.
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