DIY Pineapple Stocking

It’s day 2 of the 6th annual Handmade Holidays Blog Hop! Today is all about holiday decor. From ornaments to garlands to tree decor, you’ll find the most amazing ideas from  40 of your favorite bloggers and craft companies on today’s leg of the hop. Today I am sharing how to make some super cute, easy no-sew stockings for the kids. Sure, you can buy stockings for next to nothing at the dollar store but, ahem, they LOOK like dollar store stocking. Oh yes, they do! Felt is incredibly affordable and you can make these DIY stockings faster than it takes to watch A Christmas Story. But first, did you catch yesterday’s gift ideas on the Handmade Holidays Hop? if not, start here:

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Hey guys today I’m going to show you how to make this super cute and easy pineapple stocking. I love pineapples I love giant stockings what better way to put two and two together than to make a giant pineapple stocking! This stocking right here is probably one of quirkiest things I’ve made.

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First things first supplies!

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After you gather your supplies, Cut out two ovals and glue together leaving a space at the top for goodies!

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Attach the leaves to the  top of pineapple. Then cut a thin rectangular piece of felt for a loop and attach.

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Use black paint to paint diagonal lines across pineapple.

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And that’s all it takes to make this super cool stocking!!

 

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4 Comment

  1. Super cute idea Katie!!!

  2. Arianna Barbara says: Reply

    Awesome project!!! Really amazing!!!

  3. Sue LD says: Reply

    Unique idea for a stocking!

  4. Super cute project! This would be the perfect stocking for anyone in a tropical climate!

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