We are all aware that Christmas is approaching, and we are all looking forward to spending time with our families and children. So, what’s the best thing to do around Christmas time? It is, without a doubt, Christmas decorations. Guess what? This time we are here with the guide on how to make Christmas socks with paper.
Many of us buy Christmas trees and other decorating materials. But what if I say that you can make decorating items at home? Yes, you can, and so you’re reading this post.
It’s very easy to make Christmas socks for decorations at home. So if you have decided that you are going to make it, then without any delay, collect all the below-written materials.
- Hole punch
- Colour paper
- String or ribbon
- Decorative materials (stickers, bows, glitter glue, etc.)
Steps To Make Christmas Socks With Paper
To make Christmas socks at home, follow the steps nicely.
Step 1: Take out any of these Christmas stocking layouts on A4 or Letter size paper if you want a blueprint for sketching your Christmas stocking. Cut the design out.
Print out the template
Step 2: Create a sheet of color paper at least double the width of the sock pattern and at least twice the height of the sock pattern.
Take out red paper
Step 3: Half-fold the color paper.
Fold the paper
Step 4: Match the straight edge of the sock pattern with the folded side of the color paper. Copy the pattern’s outline onto color paper.
Align two papers
Step 5: Take and set aside the sock pattern. Cut out the shape of the stocking while keeping your color paper folded.
Cut the shape
Step 6: Fold the stocking in half. Apply glue to all of the stocking’s edges except the top.
Step 7: Fold the stocking in half one more. To glue the stitches in place, press around the edges of the stocking.
Fold the socks
Step 8: Decorate the socks.
Decorate the socks
Step 9: To build a handle, punch a hole in the top corner of your stocking and loop a string or ribbon around it.
Punch a hole
Step 10: Hang your paper socks.
When you are making these socks, keep these things in mind:
- Use red and clear color paper, so that it will look exactly for Christmas purposes.
- Decorate it by using Santa stickers and ribbons.
Well, now that you know the steps, try it on your own. I hope this post on how to make Christmas socks with paper will help you.
Saquib Siddiqui is a Mechanical Engineer and a content creator. He has special interest in science experiments and teaches the same to school and college students. He is also a technical lead at RUDE LABS PVT. LTD.