How to Make a Patchwork Christmas Stocking

Use left over Xmas fabrics or fat quarters to make this stocking

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How to Make a Patchwork Christmas Stocking
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Draw a stocking shape and segments  onto 2 A4 sheets

Draw a stocking shape and segments onto 2 A4 sheets

2
Stick the 2 sheets together

Stick the 2 sheets together

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3
Trace on stitch & tear

Trace on stitch & tear

4
Cut out stitch & tear adding 1/4 inch seam allowance

Cut out stitch & tear adding 1/4 inch seam allowance

5
Cut up the paper template into the 7 shapes

Cut up the paper template into the 7 shapes

6
Reverse the shapes and trace onto wrong side of fabric adding 1/4 seam allowance

Reverse the shapes and trace onto wrong side of fabric adding 1/4 seam allowance

7
Right sides of shape and fabric should match

Right sides of shape and fabric should match

8
Repeat for all 7 shapes

Repeat for all 7 shapes

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7 shapes with seam allowance shown

7 shapes with seam allowance shown

10
Place fabric no 1 on stitch & tear

Place fabric no 1 on stitch & tear

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Turn over and check seam allowance is correct

Turn over and check seam allowance is correct

12
Place fabric no 2 in place

Place fabric no 2 in place

13
Fold back and check seams are visible

Fold back and check seams are visible

14
Sew into position along draw line

Sew into position along draw line

15
Iron into place

Iron into place

16
Continue to work in numerical order and sew all the pieces in place

Continue to work in numerical order and sew all the pieces in place

17
You can add extras if you want like ric rac ribbon , lace or buttons

You can add extras if you want like ric rac ribbon , lace or buttons

18
Tear away the stitch & tear stabiliser

Tear away the stitch & tear stabiliser

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Cut out 1 back with 1/4 inch seam allowance

Cut out 1 back with 1/4 inch seam allowance

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Cut out 2 batting with seam allowance

Cut out 2 batting with seam allowance

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Cut out 2 lining with seam allowance

Cut out 2 lining with seam allowance

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Layer as shown with right sides facing 1 batting, 2 lining,1 batting, front and back

Layer as shown with right sides facing 1 batting, 2 lining,1 batting, front and back

23
Cut 6 inches of ribbon and insert between front and back

Cut 6 inches of ribbon and insert between front and back

24
Sew around shape and trim

Sew around shape and trim

25
Turn back and front to right side out

Turn back and front to right side out

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Iron and trim to level neck opening if necessary

Iron and trim to level neck opening if necessary

27
Bind neck opening with ribbon

Bind neck opening with ribbon

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Finished stocking

Finished stocking

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