Personalize your Christmas Stocking with Joy

Taking a simple stocking from plain to personality is easy with Joy embroidered letters…

I picked up a simple linen stocking at my local craft store.

It was nice enough, but it needed some personality.

I decided to embellish the stocking with Joy iron-on letters, ribbons and trim.

Here’s what I used on my stocking:                (*amazon affiliate link)

Directions:

  • Depending on the fabric and lining content of your stocking, you can either iron on the letters or glue them onto the stocking with craft glue.
  • Make a simple bow by folding the ribbon over and tying the center tight with the twine.
  • Add a jingle bell and a small piece of pine craft stem to the center of the bow and tie again with the twine.
  • Add button to both ends of the twine and tie to the center of the bow.
  • Trim the ends of the bow.
  • I switched out the plain wood button on the center of the button for one that better fits my style.
  • Glue trim and bow onto the front of the stocking with craft glue.
  • Embellish with a Christmas pin.
  • Add presents or greenery and berries to the inside of the stocking.

You could hang that stocking from the mantel or….

Doesn’t it make a great addition in the center of my Christmas Wreath.

You can find Joy® iron-on, embroidered letters and number sheets in a variety of sizes, colors, and fonts at your local craft stores.

“This is a sponsored post.  As a member of the Joy® Design Team I have been provided product and compensation in exchange for my creative ideas.  The views and opinions are my own.

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Sue’s 2017 Holiday Workshop

Join me for a fun day of Holiday Crafting…

Sue’s 2017 Holiday Workshop

Saturday, November 18th

10-2 p.m.  in Washington, IL

COST:  $45

Sue’s Holiday Workshop is  a great jumpstart into the Holiday Season and…

a good way to spend quality time laughing and creating with friends.

In this years Holiday Workshop we will be making…

  • 10″ x 10″ Stenciled Wood Holiday Sign

Several designs to choose from and you get to keep your stencil when your done.

  • Crazy Christmas Sweaters…this is were you get to let your inner fashion diva shine.

  • A Merry Little Post it Note Holder

  • Holiday Cards and Tags (of course)

Cost of the Workshop includes

  • Hot Lunch with Yummy Desert
  • Lots of Prizes (did I mention that everyone gets a prize?)
  • Workshop Supplies   (a basic supply list will be sent at a later date)

for more information or to reserve your spot email me at suesholidayworkshop@yahoo.com

Space is limited.