Create homemade Christmas stockings with our easy how-to crafts instructions.
• Tape measure • Solid-color stocking • Scissors • ½ yard striped cotton fabric • Iron-on hem tape, 1" wide • Iron • Needle and thread
Choose length of cuff; add 2". Measure around top hem of stocking; add 1". Cut fabric to these dimensions.
To finish bottom edge of cuff, use hem tape to iron 1" hem. Fold fabric in half lengthwise, right sides together. Sew sides together with ½" seam allowance.
With stocking right side out and tube of fabric inside out, insert raw edge of tube 1" into top of stocking; hand-stitch around top of stocking to attach layers. Fold fabric down to reveal right side.