Tuesday, December 22, 2015


My mother made our Christmas stockings from red flannelette and hand embroidered our names with green wool. I still have mine. Santa usually had a special surprise in the toe of the stocking.  It wasn't usually anything expensive. However, I do remember one year, getting a compass in the toe. I was in Girl Guides at the time and it came in handy.

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I made this years ago!


  1. How I wish I needed to make more stockings! There are so many great ideas here.