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14 Chic Christmas Stockings to Order Now


Of the manyВ holidayВ traditions to take part in each year, opening thoughtful and humorous stocking stuffers is always one of the best moments. You can fill them with silly gifts, small trinkets, or yummy treats, but the stocking is what stays on display in the weeks leading up to Christmas. Make the experience of discoveringВ those little goodies all the more enjoyable by upgrading your Christmas stockings with something you'll be proud to display all season long.В

While there's nothing wrong with traditional decorations,В if you're looking for a chic alternative, you may want to seek out a fewВ modern Christmas stockings instead of the usual white-and-red felt creation. Think white fringe pieces, sturdy leather ones, or even an abstract design. No matter your style, there's a modern Christmas stocking fit for your home that will feel just as festive as a traditional one.В Ahead, shop 14 fresh and unexpected holiday stockings.

ZanaProducts Modern Christmas Stocking $13Shop

Opt for a handmadeВ Christmas stocking in a unique pattern to refresh your usual holiday dГ©cor. We love the gold and white colors in a bold geometric pattern.

Anthropologie Tufted Stripe Stocking $38Shop

For a bit of a bohemian look, try a tufted stripe stocking in a neutral canvas hue.В

Neiman Marcus Water Sequins Christmas Stocking $98Shop

A sparkling sequined stocking in winter white is the perfect addition to any modern holiday dГ©cor. Just imagine these glimmering above a roaring fire.

West Elm Soft Touch Stocking $29Shop

For a modern twist on a traditional look, go for a plush plaid option like this personalized stocking. It's festive yet stylish.

Wondershop Sherpa Stocking $13Shop

Made of a soft faux-sherpa material, this fuzzy stocking would look snug hanging above your fireplace all winter long.

Anthropologie Embellished Velvet Stocking $48Shop

For a snow-inspired modern stocking, go for an embellished velvet decoration like this. It will make your home feel like a winter wonderland.

Wondershop Faux Fur Christmas Stocking $13Shop

Depart from bright white, red, and green colors for something a bit more modern like this gray faux fur Christmas stocking. It's the perfect match to a fuzzy throw blanket.

D. Stevens Faux-Leather Personalized Christmas Stocking $50Shop

What could be chicer than a personalized faux-leather stocking to hang on the mantle? It's stylish, sturdy, and certain to stand the test of time.

West Elm Felt Stocking $29Shop

You'd be hardpressed to find a stocking more modern than this felt decoration with an abstract design. It's basically a piece of modern art.

Good Wishes Quilts Personalized Christmas Stocking $24Shop

We love the bright and unexpected colors of these personalized stockings. They're sure to stand out from the rest.

Anthropologie Velvet + Linen Stocking $48Shop

This velvet and linen stocking is a modern take on the traditional look. It's the perfect subtle upgrade.

Anthropologie Faux Fur Stocking $38Shop

We love this cozy faux-furВ stocking in light pink with a deep plum trim and whimsical pom poms to boot.

D. Stevens Velvet Personalized Christmas Stocking $50Shop

A velvet stocking is right on trend this year. Go for a deep gem tone and personalize the decoration with a name for something truly special.

Anthropologie Woolen Diamond Stocking $38Shop

Although it'sВ hand-knitted in a rather traditional fashion, this wool Christmas stocking is still a fresh choice.В

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This post was originally published on December 8, 2015, and has since been updated.