#DIY: Make your own fragrant shea butter soap with herbs and lavender Are you looking for a nice gift idea for Christmas? How about some homemade herbal soaps? The soaps not only look pretty, they also smell wonderfully of the dried herbs. And another advantage: these soaps are really easy to make! diy christmas stockings
In many countries, stockings have always been a symbol of Christmas. This is a nice idea to use to decorate a mantelpiece, Christmas tree, staircase, or anything else. You can make stocking ornaments and whole garlands, rock them in different colors and shades, and knit, crochet, sew, or do nothing from this list - just upcycle something to make a cool stocking. Today's roundup is dedicated to these cool items and lots of ideas to make them.
Do not sew Christmas stockings
This tutorial will show you how to make Christmas stockings without sewing - what a great idea for those who don't like to sew! Some kerchief, faux fur, and hot glue are all you need to make this one. Such a craft will not take much time.
Upcycling some old sweaters to make these amazing patterned Christmas stockings! Such a craft doesn't take much time or effort and you will recycle unnecessary clothing. Rock all kinds of colors and patterns you like and decorate your mantelpiece!
These stockings are not sewn because they are made of paper! Heavyweight, crepe paper, tissue paper, and tinsel are all you need to make these fun, colorful and shiny oversized stockings. Oversized decor is very popular these days, and you can see more and more DIYs for such a decor. Give your decor an edgy feel with these stockings.
Another quick craft can be realized here: no sewing stockings with checkered accents and faux fur. Remember you will need enough hot glue to make the stockings secure. Add a white fluffy garland of pompoms to your mantelpiece to match the stockings.
Buy some simple stockings and decorate them with bold colors and fabric without sewing. These are made with black burlap, green ribbon, and some decorations. Personalize them to your liking to make the stockings look the way you want them and hang them on the mantelpiece.
Sewn and knitted stockings
This tutorial will show you how to make cool red, black, and white Christmas stockings. There are all kinds of prints that we like: chevron, stripes, plaid, flowers, polka dots, and even pom-poms to add a cute touch to them. Make a whole pack of these and decorate your mantelpiece this traditional way.
Velvet is the trend of the year and you can use it to create chic and cute stockings. This stocking is made of creamy velvet and glitter and looks very sophisticated. A star monogram ornament is appropriate, but you can skip this step or add the ornament that goes with your own decor.
When you've chosen a rustic style for Christmas decorations, make these simple burlap stockings out of white fabric and add pine cones and berries to them if you want - or just leave them as they are. These burlap stockings can be turned into a garland to decorate your mantelpiece or tree.
Like glamor? It is high time to style your stockings in glamorous style! These are made of imitation suede in the monograms pink, white and gold, the fringes are fun and the color combination is cute and glamorous. Add golden pompoms to the stockings and enjoy!
Here is another rustic style idea that is harder to come up with than burlap but looks cute and beautiful. These are plaid stockings with snowflakes - it takes time to make, but the result is very cute and cozy! Use all the colors and combinations of plaid that you like.
Buy simple Christmas stockings and decorate them colorfully, for example with a rainbow! These stockings are made of colorful faux fur and decorated with colorful felt rainbows - what a chic idea to add a touch of color to your room!
Add a touch of whimsy to your home with ice cream cone stockings. Yes, this is not a joke - these are colorful ice cream cones! Make your favorite ice cream and sandae ideas a reality with these colorful and fun stockings and both children and adults will be delighted with them.
If you want something extra special, make these mixed print fur stockings. You will see a lot of different fabrics here, including faux fur, and in fact, you can use all kinds of fabrics that you like to mix colors and prints that you enjoy. Make them super moody and enjoy!
These simple modern gray monogram stockings are for those who are good at knitting. You can leave them as they are or decorate them with faux fur, lace, ornaments, evergreens, or anything else you like. The colors are up to you too, here you see gray and red.
Make simple white felt stockings, sew them very quickly and decorate them with colorful pompoms and hangings that you like. You can add ornaments, pine cones, evergreens, and other things that you like - plain white felt is a lovely backdrop for anything you want to add.
These elegant dark green and burgundy embellished stockings will take some time to complete, but they are well worth it! Decorate them with floral prints, quilted Christmas trees, beads, tassels, and similar things to amaze the stockings.