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DIY Christmas Stockings and More

Check out our list of DIY Christmas stocking patterns and several premade geeky stockings.


DIY Christmas Stocking Patterns and Handmake Christmas Stockings
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“Strange, isn't it? Each man's life touches so many other lives. When he isn't around, he leaves an awful hole, doesn't he?” - Clarence in It's a Wonderful Life

Are you tired of the same old, boring Christmas stockings? Red and white are so outdated, and surely not fun or geeky. Instead of hanging the bland, boring stockings this holiday season, make your own geeky DIY Christmas stocking patterns.

The History of the Christmas Stocking

There are several theories regarding the origin of the Christmas stocking. You can find stories relating to St. Nicholas and gold coins, Dutch children and wooden shoes, among other tales.


No matter where the tradition started, it is still going strong. And most of us have at least one memory of a stocking filled with small presents.


Below are 21 of the best geeky DIY Christmas stocking patterns I could find. And if you do not want to make your own stocking; you can purchase some pretty awesome handmade stockings as well. Just scroll down to the bottom to find some premade Christmas stockings.




DIY CHRISTMAS STOCKING PATTERNS


1. LEARN TO SEW A CHRISTMAS STOCKING PATTERN AND TUTORIAL - SEWING - TUTORIAL - GIFT IDEA - HOLIDAY DECORATION - DIY - FAST - QUICK - BEGINNER

You can use this Christmas stocking pattern to make geeky stockings as well as traditional stockings. Just choose your favorite fabric design and get to sewing. The possibilities are endless. You can make a Disney Christmas stocking, Star Wars Christmas Stocking, Peanuts Christmas stoking, and so on.


This sewing tutorial provides all the necessary pattern pieces and an easy-to-follow step-by-step PDF tutorial. This is an easy pattern that can be completed by a beginner learning how to use a sewing machine.


How to Sew a Christmas Stocking Pattern DIY How the Grinch Stole Christmas

2. CROCHET PATTERN - INSTANT PDF DOWNLOAD - CROCHET STOCKING PATTERN - STOCKING - CHRISTMAS STOCKING - WINTER GRINCH - NELLAS COTTAGE

Do you like to crochet? Are you a fan of The Grinch? If so, why not combine the two and make this cute Christmas stocking pattern. The pattern includes written instructions and photo tutorials when necessary. The pattern has a skill level of beginner to intermediate.


Dr Seuss The Grinch Crochet Pattern Christmas Stocking

3. 8-BIT MARIO AND YOSHI CROSS STITCH CHRISTMAS STOCKING PATTERN

Here is an awesome Mario and Yoshi cross stitch Christmas stocking pattern. If you are a gamer or know one that is, this nerdy Christmas stocking pattern is a must. How could you go wrong with this cute, classic 8-bit Mario design?


This would be a fun pattern to stitch. And it looks pretty easy. I would recommend it for someone that already knows the basics of cross stitching. Included with the printable PDF pattern are a DMC thread color chart, and full alphabets in two sizes.


8-bit Mario and Yoshi cross stitch Christmas stocking pattern

4. DIMENSIONS EEYORE CHRISTMAS STOCKING COUNTED CROSS STITCH KIT FOR BEGINNERS, 14 COUNT WHITE AIDA CLOTH, 10''L

How could anyone not love Eeyore? This Christmas stocking cross stitch kit features the loveable little guy tangled in Christmas lights.


The Dimensions Cross Stitch kit includes 14 count white Aida fabric, pre-sorted cotton floss, red felt, an embroidery needle, the pattern, an alphabet chart, and instructions. The completed stocking will measure approximately 10” long.


Winnie the Pooh Eeyore Dimensions Cross Stitch Kits

5. FREE CHIRSTMAS STOCKING PATTERN - FLAMINGO

How cute is this whimsical pink flamingo Christmas stocking. The flamingo is wearing a Santa hat and wrapped up in colorful Christmas lights.


Not only is this stocking cute, but it is also a free Christmas stocking sewing pattern too!


free Christmas Stocking Sewing Patterns Felt Pink Flamingo

6. PATTERN-DRAGON CHRISTMAS STOCKING-CROCHET PATTERN, PDF

Do you have anyone in your home that loves mythical creatures? Check out this amazing dragon Christmas stocking pattern. The crochet pattern combines traditional crochet with amigurumi crochet.


The finished crochet Christmas stocking will measure approximately 12.5 cm across the top and 32 cm diagonal from the loop to the toe.


Dragon DIY Christmas Stocking Crochet Pattern

7. BEAGLE CHRISTMAS STOCKING PATTERN ONLY

Everyone loves Snoopy. And he is a fan favorite around the Holidays. Especially Christmas, thanks to the 1965 cartoon, A Charlie Brown Christmas. If your home is decorated in Peanuts characters for Christmas, or you just love the little Beagle, this Snoopy inspired Christmas stocking knitting pattern would make a perfect addition to your holiday décor.


Peanuts Snoopy DIY Christmas Stocking Pattern Colorwork Knit

8. CROSS STITCH PATTERN PDF / PERSONALIZED CHRISTMAS STOCKINGS MODERN COUNTED EASY CUTE LUCA CROSS STITCH CHART FOR BEGINNER / DIGITAL DOWNLOAD

The Luca cartoon was a big hit on Disney Plus. Much bigger than was anticipated. This Christmas stocking cross stitch pattern features Luca, Alberto, and Giulia.


This is supposed to be a beginner friendly pattern. However, I have been stitching for a long time and I would say it is an intermediate level pattern. There is a lot of stitching involved. The design size is 132 stitches wide x 249 stitches high. There are 21 colors of DMC floss used.


Walt Disney Luca Cross Stich Christmas Stocking Pattern

9. MOUSE EARS CHRISTMAS STOCKING PATTERN

Everyone loves Mickey Mouse. Use this free Mickey Mouse Ears Christmas stocking crochet pattern to create this cute little stocking. It is perfect for children and adults.


Free Mickey Mouse Christmas Stocking Crochet Pattern

10. DIMENSIONS MICKEY MOUSE CHRISTMAS STOCKING COUNTED CROSS STITCH KIT FOR BEGINNERS, 14 COUNT WHITE AIDA CLOTH, 10''L

Here is another fan favorite around Christmas time. There is no way I could decorate my home for the holidays and not include Mickey Mouse. This Christmas stocking cross stitch pattern features the lovable mouse dressed up as Santa Claus.


Included in the Dimensions Christmas stocking cross stitch kit is 14 count white Aida fabric, pre-sorted cotton floss, red felt, (1) needle, (1) pattern, easy to follow instructions, and an alphabet chart for personalizing


Mickey Mouse Dimensions Cross Stitch Kit DIY Christmas Stocking Pattern

11. CROSS STITCH PATTERN PDF / PERSONALIZED CHRISTMAS STOCKINGS FUNNY MODERN COUNTED EASY SIMPLE CUTE CROSS STITCH CHART DIY / DIGITAL DOWNLOAD

You’re a mean one, Mister Grinch!! But you are ohhh so cute! If How the Grinch Stole Christmas is a part of your yearly holiday tradition, you will love this adorable Grinch Christmas stocking.


This is another kit aimed at beginners. But I think it is way too complicated. I would recommend it for an intermediate to advanced lever cross stitcher. There are way too many stitches and color changes for a beginner. The design area is 132 stitches wide x 249 stitches high. There are 16 colors of DMC floss used.


How the Grinch Stole Christmas DIY Cross Stich Christmas Stocking Pattern

12. YODA INSPIRED STOCKING PATTERN ONLY

Is there a Star Wars fanatic in your home? Is it you? This would be a really fun project to complete.


This Star Wars Christmas stocking knitting pattern features the wise Yoda. The printable PDF pattern includes an alphabet chart, charted graph of figure, and written directions. The pattern requires basic knitting knowledge. The Star Wars stocking is knitted flat and sewed up the back.


Star Wars Yoda DIY Christmas Stocking Pattern Colorwork Knit

13. MICKEY AND MINNIE CHRISTMAS STOCKING CROSS STITCH PATTERN KIDS ROOM DECORATION DIY CHRISTMAS STOCKING DIY MICKEY EMBROIDERY CHRISTMAS

This is an amazing Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse Christmas stocking cross stitch pattern. The finished results are absolutely beautiful. This would make the ideal stocking for a child or Disney fan.


To make this Mickey Mouse Christmas stocking, you will need a whopping 50 colors of DMC floss. This is a very detailed pattern that I would recommend for an advanced cross stitcher.


Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse DIY Cross Stitch Christmas Stocking Pattern

14. Grinch Free DIY Christmas Stocking Pattern

Use this free DIY Christmas stocking pattern to make a Grinch or Chewbacca Christmas stocking. Simply use green fur fabric for the Grinch or brown for a Star Wars Christmas stocking.


This is free Christmas stocking sewing pattern printable. It is super easy to complete. Just make sure your sewing machine can sew heavy duty fabric.


Free Christmas Stocking Pattern to Sew How the Grinch Stole Christmas

15. CHRISTMAS STOCKING CROSS STITCH PATTERN PDF, MODERN COUNTED EASY CUTE DMC CROSS STITCH CHART DESIGN FOR BEGINNER DIY, INSTANT DOWNLOAD

This cute Christmas stocking cross stitch pattern combines the Grinch and Baby Yoda. I would never have dreamt to combine the two. But the final design is adorable.


Here is another Christmas stocking cross stitch pattern aimed at beginners. Again, I would say this is a more advanced pattern. There is a lot of stitching and color changes involved. The design size is 132 stitches wide x 249 stitches high. There are 17 colors of DMC floss used.


How the Grinch Stole Christmas Baby Yoda DIY Christmas Stocking Pattern Cross Stitch

16. DIMENSIONS PLUTO CHRISTMAS STOCKING COUNTED CROSS STITCH KIT FOR BEGINNERS, 14 COUNT WHITE AIDA CLOTH, 10''L

How cute is Pluto dressed in his Christmas sweater holding his ribbon wrapped bone? Any Disney lover would appreciate this cute stocking.


Included in the Disney Christmas stocking cross stitch kit is 14 count white Aida fabric, pre-sorted cotton floss, red felt, (1) needle, (1) pattern, easy to follow instructions, and an alphabet chart for personalizing


Walt Disney Pluto Dimensions Cross Stitch Kit Christmas Stocking Pattern

17. LEARN TO SEW AN ELF STOCKING PDF | BEGINNERS | EASY | CHRISTMAS | DECOR | DIY | PATTERN | HOW TO | TUTORIAL | INSTRUCTIONS | QUICK | HOLIDAY

Use this Elf Christmas stocking pattern to make any geeky stocking you want. This printable PDF sewing pattern is only 3 pages long and easy to follow. There are easy-to-follow step-by-step instructions and plenty of color photos.


If you are a beginner that is confident in your sewing abilities, you can complete this Christmas stocking pattern in no time. The finished stocking measures approximately 18" long, 8" across the top crown and 9" across the bottom.


How to Sew a Christmas Stocking Pattern How the Grinch Stole Christmas

18. GRINCH DIY CHRISTMAS STOCKING PATTERN ONLY

Here is a How the Grinch Stole Christmas stocking knitting pattern. There are two charts included with the download. A happy faced Grinch and a sinister faced Grinch. You will also receive an alphabet chart.


It is an intermediate level knitting pattern. The finished size is approximately 7” x 23”. It is knitted flat and sewn up the back seam.


How the Grinch Stole Christmas Stocking Knitting Pattern

19. DIMENSIONS WINNIE THE POOH CHRISTMAS STOCKING COUNTED CROSS STITCH KIT FOR BEGINNERS, 14 COUNT WHITE AIDA CLOTH, 10''L

Winnie the Pooh is also another holiday favorite. And kids, as well as adults, enjoy the shenanigans of the little bear.


Included in the Disney Christmas stocking Dimensions cross stitch kit is 14 count white Aida fabric, pre-sorted cotton floss, red felt, (1) needle, (1) pattern, easy to follow instructions, and an alphabet chart for personalizing.


Walt Disney Winnie the Pooh Dimensions Cross Stitch Kit DIY Christmas Stocking Patterns

20. REINDEER GIRL KNIT STOCKING PATTERN ONLY

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer is a classic holiday cartoon. This Christmas stocking pattern features Rudolph’s girlfriend Clarice.


This pattern is suitable for intermediate level knitters. The pattern includes colored charts, an alphabet chart and instructions with hints and tips. The finished stocking measures approximately 7” x 23” It is knit flat and sewn up the back of the seam.


Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer Christmas Stocking Pattern Colorwork Knit

21. WHO-VILLE DIY CHRISTMAS STOCKINGS TUTORIAL

Whoville is so fun and imaginative. All the swoops and swishes make is whimsical and inviting. If you want to bring a bit of Whoville into your home this coming holiday season, make this free DIY Christmas stocking pattern.


How the Grinch Stole Christmas Free Christmas Stocking Pattern

PREMADE CHRISTMAS STOCKINGS

If you would rather purchase a premade Nerdy Christmas Stocking, check out these wonderful designs.


1. YODA STAR WARS CHRISTMAS STOCKING

Star Wars Yoda Christmas Stocking

2. STAR WARS THE MANDALORIAN THE CHILD STOCKING WITH WHITE FUR CUFF

Despicable Me The Minions Christmas Stocking


3. BATMAN CHARACTER PORTRAIT PRINTED SATIN CHRISTMAS STOCKING BY KURT ADLER

Chewbacca Star Wars Christmas Stocking

4. HOLIDAY STOCKING MADE WITH NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS DISNEY FABRIC

The Nightmare Before Christmas Christmas Stocking

5. MICKEY AND MINNIE CHRISTMAS STOCKING

Alice in Wonderland Queen of Hearts Christmas Stocking

6. R2D2 CHRISTMAS STOCKING - STAR WARS CHRISTMAS STOCKING -ARTOO

Star Wars R2D2 Christmas Stocking

7. HOLIDAY STOCKING MADE WITH DC SUPERHERO FABRIC

Superheroes DC Comics Christmas Stocking Patterns

8. HOLIDAY STOCKING MADE WITH DR. WHO FABRIC

Handmade Doctor Who Christmas Stocking Pattern

9. TIM BURTON FRANKENWEENIE CHRISTMAS STOCKING

Handmade Tim Burton Frankenweenie Christmas Stocking pattern

10. HOLIDAY STOCKING MADE WITH MARIO BROTHERS NINTENDO FABRIC

Mario Christmas Stocking for Gamers

11. GARFIELD THE CAT CHRISTMAS STOCKING

Garfield Christmas Stocking

12. HOLIDAY STOCKING MADE WITH VIDEO GAME FABRIC

Christmas Stocking for Gamer

13. RICK AND MORTY PICKLE RICK SANTA HAT 19-INCH STOCKING


Rick and Morty Christmas Stocking Adult Cartoons

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Rick and Morty Christmas Stocking

14. PEANUTS SNOOPY 19-INCH CUFF STOCKING


Peanuts Snoopy Christmas Stocking

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The Peanuts Snoopy Christmas Stocking

15. SCOOBY-DOO PRESENT STOCKING, 19-INCH, MULTICOLOR

Scooby Doo Christmas Stocking

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Scooby Doo Christmas Stocking

16. JACK SKELLINGTON THE NIGHTMARE BEFORE CHRISTMAS STOCKING

Jack Skellington The Nightmare Before Christmas Stocking


I hope you found the perfect DIY Christmas stocking pattern or premade Christmas stocking to add to your holiday decor.



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