Fabric

Stocking Door Decor

By  Debra Kinzel  for  Jo-Ann Fabric and Craft Stores®

size: 45" tall

  • Stocking Door Decor

Materials

  • Outdoor performance fabric (stocking), 54”-wide, 1-1/4 yds.
  • Outdoor performance fabric (cuff), 1/2 yd.
  • Evergreen branches and pine cones

Tools

  • Sewing machine and polyester thread

Pattern - Stocking Door Decor

  • 1. Note: Use 1/2" seam allowance throughout.
  • 2. Print and cut out pattern. Lengthen pattern by extending leg straight up to desired length. (Note: Stocking in photo is 45" long.)
  • 3. Cut out four pieces of fabric for stocking and lining, two facing right, two facing left.
  • 4. Using contrasting fabric, cut 18"x18" piece for cuff and 2"x4" piece for hanging loop.
  • 5. With right sides together, sew two stocking pieces together for lining, leaving an opening inside seam for turning.
  • 6. With right sides together, sew two stocking pieces together for lining, leaving an opening inside seam for turning.
  • 7. Clip curves as needed, press and turn stocking right side out.
  • 8. Fold cuff piece in half right sides together and sew side edge opposite fold to form a tube.
  • 9. With wrong sides together, fold tube in half forming a cuff shape.
  • 10. Slide cuff over stocking and stitch. (Note: Cuff is slightly larger than stocking so ease fullness in as you sew.
  • 11. Fold hanging loop in half; press. Open up and fold edges into center, fold again. Edge stitch both sides of loop. Fold loop in half and stitch to cuff at seam.
  • 12. Carefully slide lining over entire stocking (right sides together) and stitch lining to stocking.
  • 13. Turn right side out through opening-stitch opening closed.
  • 14. Turn lining to inside of stocking.
  • 15. Decorate as desired.