This is a tutorial on how to make these stockings from old blue jeans. What a clever idea using the waistband with belt loops, and pockets. Use your creative imagination with embellishments, such as fabrics, fancy sewing stitches, maybe some embroidery, and appliques. Then, use a piece of the side seam for a hanging loop. I Love it! These match my Bootie Bag Jeans Purse.
Knit, Felted, and Plaid Christmas Stockings
I’ll bet if you go through your closet or Winter clothes trunks, you’ll probably find a sweater or two that you either don’t wear or that doesn’t fit. Here’s a great way to use those old sweaters. And check out that baluster! What a great idea for hanging Christmas Stockings:
Pick unique sweaters with buttons and collars to make these simple sewn sweater stockings. Get the full step-by-step at Martha Stewart.
Here’s a video that shows you how to make crazy quilt and quilted strip Christmas stockings. I love this video! You can use the same techniques to make any quilted projects.