20 Personalized Christmas Stockings That Will Deck Out Your Mantle

A blazing yule log's best accessory.

Adding the names or initials of your loved ones makes unwrapping those stocking-stuffers just a bit more special. Click through to find personalized and monogrammed ideas — that you can DIY or buy right now — and you'll treasure them year after year.

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OMySoulStudio
Tartan and Pine

For a forrest farmhouse vibe, this tartan stocking is made even woodsier by a slivered log name tag and pine cone charm.

BUY NOW: $29,

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TwentyEight12 on Etsy
Gold Statements

There's no such thing as too much sparkle when decorating for the holidays, which is why these gold initial tags will be a welcome addition to any mantle.

BUY NOW: $38,

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SerenityoftheSouth
Classic Monogram

Nothing is more special for a child than tearing open a stocking with their initials on it. This design is so classic that it'll blend into traditional decor with ease.

BUY NOW: $19,

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Littlestitches1 on Etsy
Novelty Designs

Nothing says "Christmas" more than Santa and a snowman. The only downside is each design is cuter than the next so it will be next to impossible to pick a favorite.

BUY NOW: $13,

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FoxberryFarms on Etsy
Rustic Tags

If you don't want to permanently mark your stockings, these moose-shaped tags with hand-painted names can hang right above them and add a festive touch.

BUY NOW: $6,

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Interiors by Sarah Langtry
Pom Pom and Pine

Pom poms are fun on their own — but pom pom adorned pin stripe stockings with pine wood tags? That's just genius.

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ZoesZinniaBoutique
Ruffle Red Burlap

A brown burlap stocking can be lackluster, but dye it red, add a ruffle and use a swirly font for embroidering names and you'll have yourself a feminine decoration fit for display.

BUY NOW: $35,

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Fynes Designs
Black and White Portrait Tags

Here's a way to make sure that absolutely no one gets confused about whose stocking is whose — just print out individual portraits of your loved ones and attach with a pretty ribbon. This is also an easy way to update the stockings you already have.

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Pottery Barn Kids
Assorted Christmas Scenes

There's a pattern for everyone in the family. A tip: Snag (and personalize) that blue snowman stocking for your resident Frozen enthusiast.

BUY NOW: $35,

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Prima
Red and White Monogram

Subtly-patterned cherry red stockings act as bright and bold pops of color against a wash of white.

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GoodWishesQuilts on Etsy
Colorblock Creation

Not only will these vibrant stockings feature initials for every person in your family, but each person can pick out their favorite color to personalize it even more.

BUY NOW: $25,

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On Sutton Place
Christmas Shapes

Mark each stocking with a festively-shaped tag, like a star or dove, and then assign a shape to each family member. Buy extra tags and either tape or loop them onto each present. Ask your family to go "present hunting" — every present marked with their shape is theirs to open.

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Cookies, Crafts and Chaos
Burlap Twinkle

A Christmas-light ladder illuminates the burlap stockings from behind, so that the monograms are aglow. The best part? These stockings don't require sewing. Not a stitch.

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SouthernCalligraphy
Metal Monogram Tags

Metal is everywhere these days — why not incorporate the modern trend into your Christmas stockings? These tags can also be taken off and reused as birthday gift toppers or backpack keychains.

BUY NOW: $4,

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A Beautiful Mess
Chip Board Letter Chain

This stocking personalization tip is seriously cost effective. Take a trip to your local arts and crafts store, pick up a bag of chip board letters and arrange the letters into your loved ones' names. Then, secure them together like a chain. Who knew chip board letters could look so glam?

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KatysHomeDesigns
Linen, Ribbon and Charms

Dangling charms aren't just for bracelets — these tiny gold adornments, offset by shimmery ribbons, are a festive reminder of the gifts yet to come.

BUY NOW: $47,

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School of Decorating
Reverse Appliqué Helvetica

These stockings might look complicated, but trust us — these inside-out stockings are definitely doable. When you make multiples in your color scheme (like the bright blues and greens featured here), you'll have a cohesive row of personalized stockings that complement each other perfectly.

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Story Book Goods
Glitter and Blush Monogram

Pretty in pink meets a glitter monogram — you might want to consider this sparkly blush option for your favorite girly girl.

BUY NOW: $41,

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Made in a Day
Twine Initial Pin

Here's another way to personalize your stockings without splurging on new ones: Simply wrap a wooden letter in twine and then fasten or glue a safety pin to the back.

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Pottery Barn
Velvet All Over

If you have little ones, just think about how these classic jingle bell stockings will grow with them. This Christmas, they'll use them as toys, but in a few years, they'll dive through them on the hunt for their favorite stocking stuffer goodies.

BUY NOW: $11 and more,

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