Jackie over at Teal and Lime has been busy making new stockings for her home. She uses a reverse applique technique that basically means cutting out the shape from your top fabric instead of stitching something on.
It's a snap to do with fusible webbing and it allows your iron to do all the heavy lifting instead of a small needle and thread. Check out the full tutorial to make your own over at Teal and Lime.
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