Archive | December 6, 2012

Christmas Stockings

Letter to Santa Christmas stocking from Sundance Catalog

A collection of holiday fireplace mantel stockings.

Whether you’re expecting a lump of coal or Italian chocolates, a beautiful handmade Christmas stocking is a mantel must.  This trio of embroidered stockings were handcrafted in India and include an assortment of eclectic embellishments.  Bells, sequins, tinsels, tassels and lace are artistically combined with metallic threads, rich colors and fine gauze fabrics for Boho-ho-ho decor.

A white felt Madeleine stocking features an embroidered tree and appliqué bird accented with jeweled sequins.

The sequins and metallic threads on this duo by Kim Seybert will add sparkle.  The detail on the Ethnic stocking [left] and pattern on the Ikat have a global vibe.… Continue Reading