Write the recipient’s name on a small piece of paper. Place transfer paper onto the stocking and layer paper with a handwritten name on top; trace over the name with a ballpoint pen. (Note: This will transfer your handwriting to the stocking and the residue can be wiped clean if an error is made.)
How do you put a name on a stocking?
Lay out cling wrap flat on a counter and draw your names in glue on top. Add glitter and wait for it to completely dry. Peel off letters and use a hot glue gun or any glue to stick them to the stockings. Saved me a ton of frustration.
How do I put my name on Bucilla stocking?
Here is a list of some other ways I have heard our customers use to add names to their Bucilla stocking kits:
- Take the stocking front into an embroidery shop and have it machine embroidered.
- Use cut-out felt letters and sew them on.
- Use sequins to create the name.
How do you decorate stockings?
Three Ways to Decorate a Stocking
- a canvas stocking.
- a small square of felt.
- a mini embroidery hoop.
- alphabet stickers.
- fabric glue.
- craft paint and a foam brush.
- pompom trim.
How do you hand embroider thick letters?
For thick letters, use more threads (3-6) and/or thicker embroidery stitches like chain stitch. For thin letters, use less threads (1-2) and thinner embroidery stitches like whipped running or stem stitch. The tighter the curves, the shorter the stitches should be.