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« on: December 08, 2011 01:17:58 AM »

Two years ago I posted some quilted Christmas stockings I made for my husband and myself. Last year I decided to make a set for my family... so I did. And now I'm posting them. Smiley

I went a little bananas buying the fabric. I found a discount fabric warehouse a couple of cities away from where I'm now living and spend three and a half hours shopping for fabric. And then I imported a few from Japan via Etsy.



From top-left on over: my dad's, my brother's, mine, my teenage sister's, my preteen sister's, my stepmom's. Each is lined with red fleece and topped with white faux fur.

I don't know why I have such a fondness for making Christmas stockings. I don't sew all that much otherwise.
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« Reply #1 on: December 08, 2011 01:47:27 AM »

They look great. What a nice thing to do.
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« Reply #2 on: December 08, 2011 02:44:28 AM »

So gorgeous! I love them all!
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« Reply #3 on: December 08, 2011 06:01:39 AM »

Those are really cute and the faux fur at the top is super!
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« Reply #4 on: December 08, 2011 06:25:13 AM »

So nice that each person has their own special unique stocking!

ha I love that your brother's has broccoli!
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« Reply #5 on: December 08, 2011 06:38:20 AM »

Great job!  I love patchwork stockings and yours are so good.
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« Reply #6 on: December 12, 2011 04:45:46 AM »

Thanks, everyone! I wanted to make more this year, but I think I've run out of people to make them for...
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« Reply #7 on: January 01, 2012 02:22:32 AM »

Really really cute! You should open an etsy store!
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« Reply #8 on: January 06, 2012 12:07:08 AM »

Really really cute! You should open an etsy store!
Thanks! I did buy stuff to make some for my Etsy store (which mostly sells jewelry), but I got too busy and didn't end up making any. :p I think this year I'll start making them in like August!
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