Monday, December 17, 2012

Pieced Christmas Stocking...

Can one have too much fabric ???

This Christmas stocking was made from my old 
silk blouses, cashmere cable knit sweaters and mohair sweaters.  
(All of which I had been saving for "something special")
The buttons came from my Button jar, salvaged from repurposed clothing.

It was during this time that I began experimenting with piecing quilt tops....
and loving every minute of it ! made perfect sense to piece a Christmas Stocking 
for Daughter #2 - Monica.


  1. I love this stocking! I've had plans to incorporate bits of wool sweaters into quilted pieces.....and now I can see how great it's going to look! Thanks for all the inspiration!

  2. All your stockings are sew wonderful. This is my favorite. I love the reuse of materials that has gone into this one. Sew inspiring. Thank you for sharing ... :) Pat

  3. That is beautiful and so touching to use the special fabrics.

  4. Another sweet stocking! Just proof (as if we quilters needed it) that you can use any scraps, however small, to create something beautiful!

  5. I love this idea and might have to copy it...

  6. Love this one! Merry Christmas!

  7. Absolutely beautiful! This certainly gives me an idea for a stocking for my family next year!

  8. This is so sweet... I love it. The button trims are a perfect touch.


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