Are you a put-up-the-tree on November 1st kind of decorator? Or a wait-until-post-Thanksgiving type? We fully support whenever you choose to start decorating your home for the holidays. And after the tree, stockings hung by the chimney with care (or on the staircase or wherever) are one of the most quintessential pieces of holiday decor.
We’ve rounded up some of our favorite stockings and personalized stocking accessories for your family this season—including your furry family members. Whether you’re looking for heirloom-quality keepsakes to last your little ones through adulthood or want to coordinate with your home’s current decor style, read on for our favorite cute and cozy stocking picks.
Classic Christmas Stockings
There’s something about classic holiday decor that has the power to bring us back to simpler times. Call it nostalgia or a throwback, but either way, we love these timeless options that will never go out of style and are oh-so festive!
Velvet stockings are both luxurious and beautiful, and these from Pottery Barn can be personalized with embroidered names for every family member.
8 colors and 5 sizes available
For a personalized stocking you won’t have to wait for, these monogram stockings are only $15 from Target.
Heirloom quality often comes with a higher price tag, but this timeless needlepoint stocking (available in several different designs) is one that’s worth the investment.
For a more budget-friendly needlepoint look, the cozy Christmas town on this needlepoint stocking evokes holiday cheer with its beautiful detail. Plus, you can personalize these stockings with the names of the whole family.
9 designs available
These high-quality crewel stockings will last for years.
8 patterns available
For needlepoint patterns that are fun and modern—from sledding penguins to skiing polar bears—grab one of these highly-rated stockings from Lands’ End.
10+ designs available
This adorable Fair Isle stocking has a nostalgic quality we love, like one your grandmother might have knit.
Love the look of hand-knit stockings, but don’t know how to knit? Leave it to the Etsy creators to craft handmade stockings for your family’s mantle.
5 patterns available
Kids will love these playful stockings that look like the classic holiday candy. The perfect mix of fun and festive.
Cozy Neutral Stockings
Whether we like the cold temps or not, they’re here to stay at least for a few months. When the chilly times come around, there’s nothing better than feeling all of the cozy vibes. If your home is as cozy as can be, consider one of these adorably neutral and homey options that will fit right in.
Designed to look just like your comfiest cable-knit sweater, these knit stockings are amazing for stuffing to the brim with all sorts of gifts and surprises.
2 colors available
Choose from three different furry styles of these unbelievably soft and luxurious stockings. The faux fur will make you feel like you’re celebrating in a cozy cabin in the woods.
These thick cable-knit stockings come in two classic colors for extra-festive flair.
Boucle fabric is synonymous with coziness, which is why this stocking is the perfect option for winter holiday decor.
This knit stocking is available in five colors and customizable with a name tag and/or tassel.
5 colors available
This oh-so-soft plush stocking comes in three colors with an adorable pom-pom tassel detail.
Who doesn’t love a little razzle dazzle like the accents on this budget-friendly, stylish stocking?
Quirky & Fun Options
Like all decor, stockings should reflect your family’s style. If the name of the game is colorful and quirky characters over traditional, there’s a stocking option for that!
This cute quilted stocking comes in fun colors and is sure to put a smile on everyone’s face.
A stocking that better encompasses the fun spirit of the holidays can’t be found.
Show your spirit for your favorite holiday movie with this themed stocking.
These handcrafted stockings inspired by the works of artist William Morris are just what any mantle needs.
Our pets are part of our families, so it’s only right to include them in all of the holiday festivities. Get them their very own stocking and fill it with their favorite treats—and maybe even a festive outfit—so they can join in on the joy of the holidays.
Dogs deserve stockings too, and your furry friend will love this fuzzy bone-shaped version. Stuff this stocking with their favorite treats and toys.
Personalize your pet’s stocking this Christmas with this embroidered bone-shaped burlap stocking. This piece also makes a fantastic gift for any dog lover.
Simple and classic, this pet stocking will fit right in with nearly any holiday decor style.
Dog bone stockings have cornered the pet stocking market, but that doesn’t mean your family’s feline doesn’t deserve their own. Grab a personalized cat tag to add to any stocking design.
Stocking Tags & Hooks
Adding a sweet personalization to any holiday decor has the power to make your space even more homey. These tags and hooks will allow you to level up your stocking game and can be used year after year (or switched out as your style preference changes!).
Made from your choice of dark or light wood and with a variety of font styles, the carved border on these wooden name tags adds a classic, timeless touch.
Avoid stocking mix-ups with these festive name tags. Made of natural wood and carved with the names of your choice, these little tree-shaped tags are so adorable.
For a more subtle, classic look on your fireplace or mantle, these wooden stocking tags are perfect. Personalized and featuring a string of wooden balls, these tags are sure to be a hit.
2 finishes and fonts available
A minimalist’s dream—these gorgeous name tags come in four beautiful finishes.
Bottlebrush trees are a staple piece of holiday decor. We love that these hangers show them off in the best way.
There are few things more precious than a Christmas village. Bring the joy into your home with this colorful (and lit!) four-hook stocking holder.
For many, rustic is synonymous with cozy—exactly what we all want to be during the holidays. These antler stocking holders are the chic rustic touch any mantle could use.