12 Days of Giveaways- Giveaway #1

Today’s giveaway items (2 Christmas stockings) were made by Megan at Whiteflower Farmhouse!

Here’s a sneak peek of what you’ll receive if you win Giveaway #1:

They’re tall and skinny, just like the striped ones they made for us…

They’re super soft and you will love ‘em!

All you need to do to enter is leave one comment on this post. The giveaway will be open from now ’til ten o’clock tonight (Central Time), and I’ll be in touch with the winner tomorrow!

Good luck!

PS- Congrats to @gollyg8 for correctly answering today’s Twivia question on Twitter! The question was: Who played the lead characters “Walter Fielding Jr.” and “Anna Crowley” in the movie, “The Money Pit”? Answer: Tom Hanks and Shelley Long!


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  1. Sabrina says

    I guess I leave a comment to win? Hope so. I would love to win those stockings! Very cute!

  2. Meg says

    I would love to win the stockings–they look adorable! I bought the ones I have now at the Dollar Store, so they’re not the most aesthetically pleasing, but they do the job. :)

  3. says

    I LOVE those stockings….when I saw them on your Christmas Mantel earlier this month, I fell in LOVE!!!! I would love to have them!!! What a great giveaway!!!!

  4. Jessamie Vincent says

    those are precious! i would love those for my little girls mantle!!!

  5. says

    12 days of giveaways!?!?! i sure hope i made the “nice” list this year and get lucky. :) i’ve been in love with the stockings you have from white flower farmhouse from the moment you posted about yours (last year, right?). i have some fresh cut white burlap just waiting for me to attempt to make stockings myself out of it so these would be great to mix in.

  6. Kathryn Babbitt says

    I’ve been looking for some cute stockings and these would be perfect!

  7. Erin says

    Anything vintage-ish is awesome in my book. Love your blog and the inspiration you provide. Thank you for all that you do!

  8. Sandi says

    We have been looking for the perfect stocking for our new little puppy and these are just too darn cute!

  9. Caroline says

    Love them! I have no stockings, can you believe it? Would love to win these. Merry Christmas and WAR EAGLE :)

  10. Lisa Vandiver says

    I must have them. Gorgeous, nothing add character to you Christmas like vintage and handmade, these fit bill. I would treasure them, If I win them. Fingers crossed! Have a Merry Christmas

  11. StacyD says

    Cute stockings! We have a fireplace/mantle for the first time after moving this year and they would be perfect :)

  12. SaraAnne says

    Love the idea of the give away, and these stockings are such a cute way to start.

  13. says

    These are lovely! Just the other day I was saying how I didn’t like my husband’s stocking because it’s too flashy for our home… and he countered that mine was too grandma. :) These would be a perfect replacement for both!

  14. Rebekah M. says

    these are too cute! i will be married next Christmas & we will be needed stockings! too fun!

  15. Jennifer Dipasupil says

    Ahh! These are adorable!!! My bare mantel could use these lovelys! I’m going to have to check them out online, polka dot ones would be cute too!!!
    I enjoy reading ur blog and getting so many ideas, thanks so much for sharing ur life with us!!!
    Merry Christmas!

  16. Amy N. says

    Love the stockings!

    By the way, will you be posting a tutorial on how you made your mirror for the Christmas mantel? I’m dying to know!

  17. katherine says

    I really love those socks. I’m a huge fan of your blog, love your style!
    Christmas blessings, kathy

  18. says

    Just pulled out my decorations yesterday and my stockings made the “Oh, what was I thinking with this?” pile. Here’s to my luck today!

  19. says

    These are beautiful!! What a fun giveaway!

    I hope you have a blessed and wonderful Christmas season! We’re praying for your adoption process!!

  20. Donna says

    Layla, Those stockings remind me of vintage stockings from my generation. Thanks for this fun giveaway. By the way, I love your mantel! Santa will definitely love coming to your house.

  21. Allison says

    I would Love to win!! They are such classic looking stockings !!!!

    Love your Blog,

  22. Jenn A says

    I’m so needing a stocking for my baby boy and those are very cute! Actually we all need new stockings and these would make a great start!

  23. Lindsay says

    So adorable! I’ve been on whiteflower all weekend just looking for an excuse to buy something…Such a great site, thanks for leading me to them

  24. Rae says

    OMGosh I would love, love, love to win these. I checked them out on their website after seeing yours but couldn’t afford them right then. Its just me and my hubby so 2 would work perfect for us. Just so happens my mantle is done in red and white with lots and lots of snowmen, these would work great… I have been very nice this year…..LOL Merry Christmas!!!!

  25. Kim says

    Oh, how I would love these! I have been searching high and low for the perfect stockings!

  26. says

  27. Natasha Baker says

    Oh me, Oh my… I want those! My “Target” stocking would be soooo jealous. :)

  28. melanie groover says

    These are so cute and your mantel is gorgeous! I love reading your DIY projects. I’ve learned quite a bit. :)

  29. Dawn S. says

    I’ve been wanting new stockings. Mine say “’80’s country”. I think I need a little update.

  30. Kyla P says

    Ohhh Nice! I’ve been keeping my eye out for some lovely stockings to complete our look in our new house! This is just the look I’ve been after!
    ps Can Canadians get in on this fun? Oh how I hope so!

  31. says

    Hi Layla,
    I found you through Jennifer from The old Painted cottage. You and Kevin are so adorable !!! You are super uber tallented !!! Do you have room for one more follower? lol


  32. jan says

    absolutely adorable stockings!! I love the design & colors…..fantastic for the holidays. Merry Christmas!!

  33. says

    OMG..how cute are these! I love, love, love them! I would hate to put them away after Christmas..wonder if it would be silly to leave them out..haha.
    Thanks for a chance!

  34. Maureen says

    Love those “stock’ns”. My mantle theme is red white and silver so they would be a great fit :)

  35. Heather says

    Ooh, I totally love those stockings!

    I love everything you did with your mantel/tree this year! I normally try to avoid red b/c I think it can be too harsh and stay along the lines of blue/white/silver/gold but WOW do I love what you’ve done regardless of the hints of red!

  36. Alison Bland says

    so stinking cute!! will y’all come build me a mantel to put them on??

  37. says

    So unique! And they would be a REALLY nice change from the Dollar Tree version I now have hanging on the fireplace. ;-)

  38. says

    I am always so warmed when I read your blog! I’d like you to adopt me, please :) Although, I come with a 13 year old boy, an 11 year old girl, and a 6 year old boy – will that be a problem?

  39. Nicole says

    Those stockings are too cute! I’m needing new ones for me and my hubs, those would be perfect!

  40. Stephanie says

    Those are gorgeous! I was just trying to find online Christmas stockings for my husband & mine’s first Christmas together. :-)

  41. DeeDee says

    I adore what you did with the mantel….actually all your mantels this year. I hope I win. These stockings rock!

  42. rhea says

    love the stocking!!! so vintage looking. if i won, i would give it to my husband. he absolutely loves christmas and thinks that i don’t decorate enough. :)

  43. Jody says

    Cute, cute. Your blog is my daily fix of inspiration. Thanks!! happy holidays to you & your’s.

  44. Shelley says

  45. Jennifer says

    super cute! you guys are such an inspiration! a day without your blog is like a day without having my cup of coffee… i’ve got to have it!!! :-)

  46. Chris Morgan says

    These stockings are adorable—-we have two new Old English Sheepdog puppies (Sugar and Shiloh) and wouldn’t it be cute to add these to our mantle for them this year—-Santa could put a BIG surprise in there for them. Hope I’m lucky enough to win. Thank you

  47. Hannah says

    LOVE!!! I would be THRILLED to have these hanging over my fireplace! On a side note….your blog is the greatest! ;)

  48. peggy says

    Love…….these, my sister has been looking for some loooooong stockings…..what a great gift they would be for her! Love your blog………

  49. says

    And I just posted today that “I would like new, matching stockings. . .someday”. . .hint, hint. . .today could be my “someday” — ha!

  50. Randi S says

    i do not believe one can have too many Christmas decorations! These stockings are lovely!

  51. Stacie says

    Soooo cute. My husband and I don’t have stockings. These would be perfect!!!

  52. says

    Those red striped stockings would look awesome in our basement family room. It is already decked out in a woodland country theme. Thanks for hosting this give away!

  53. Jen says

    Those stockings are so cute! My husband and I don’t have any and I think those would be perfect :)

  54. Edwina says

    Well we don’t even HAVE stockings, so clearly we NEED them….not too mention that they are adorable!

  55. Kelly says

    Love the stockings! I am going to ask my husband about your prior post on your flooring….

  56. says

  57. Holly Schwartz says

    What a wonderful giveaway!! Love the stockings!!!

    Thanks for the opportunity.

    Holly in Kentucky

  58. Joji says

    Love the stockings. Hope you will soon be adding more of them to your mantel representing the babies you are sure to get. Hope all your wishes come true this Christmas season.

  59. Andrea says

    The stockings are to die for! I have been searching for the right ones and these are definitely them!

  60. Jill says

    Love those stockings! They would go perfectly with my next year’s decor idea of red white and silver Christmas!!!

  61. says

    They are darling, I would love to win them. Matching stockings for my husband and I. I also love your mantel!

  62. Stephanie says

    I’ve been hunting for two stockings for my hubbie and I. The kids have their stockings, but we are still left high and dry.

  63. Amanda Palermo says

    Love your blog! I check it more than once a day to see what you’re up to…love the stockings! Adorable!

  64. Kristen says

    Ah, those are so cute! And we don’t have any stockings, so this would be perfect. :)

  65. Andrea Thornley says

    After being with my husband for 5 years, we’re finally able to spend our first Christmas together this year. We’ve got our first tree and all that jazz and I even attempted to sew stockings (which failed miserably!), so these would be an amazing addition to our yule tide trimmings ;)

  66. Jess Ridley says

    Love them! They would look great hanging on my dining room fire place!!! My fingers are crossed!

  67. Jennifer says

    i love these stockings. I like the vintagy look to them, perfect for my house!!

  68. Angela says

    The hubs and I have needed stockings for about 3 years now. I’ve just never found any I like. These would be perfect!

  69. Jeannie says

    Love em’ …they would go great with my red and white themed Christmas tree!

  70. Barbara says

    I love the holidays – thanks so much for sharing this great giveaway! – B

  71. Hannah Lane says

    Love them! They totally remind me of the stockings from How the Grinch Stole Christmas! Adorable!

  72. Rachel Pond says

    I absolutely love these! I was tempted to buy some from their store after seeing them on your mantel, they’re just beautiful!

  73. Amanda says

    I’m loving those stockings! They could totally be from the Grinch movie! I might have to go over to the site and scope their stuff out.

  74. says

    Love those stockings, I’ve been searching for two for my husband and I for a while now and these would be great!

  75. Cara says

    Love the stockings. Actually I adored your new ones and went to purchase a couple and they were all sold out.
    Thanks for the opp.

  76. ChrystaJ says

    I love the stockings! I would gift them to my sister if I won because she collects stockings. I love going to her house at Christmas to see how she arranged them.

  77. says

    These are so beautiful, and classic! I’m pretty far down the response tree, but I do so hope the random generator loves my number!

  78. McRae Hogan says

    Love these – and they’d look great since I still don’t have any this year!!

  79. Jody says

    I love your blog & the stockings! Thanks so much for the chance to enter the give-away :)

  80. Holly says

    I love the stockings! I’ve been following your blog for about a year now and I absolutely love it! Thank you so much for the inspiration. I LOVE your Christmas mantle and am patiently awaiting the how-to video for the mirror!

  81. says

    Well, these are the cutest red striped long skinny stockings I’ve ever seen! Would look awesome on my new mantel :) Thanks for the chance! Love your house.
    Becky C

  82. Lorri says

    Oh how cute! Those would be perfect my kiddos. Thanks for the chance to win them. :-)

  83. Kellie says

    What cute stockings!!! I’m also really looking forward to your pottery barn mirror tutorial! I’ve been wanting that mirror for years, but can’t even begin to think about dropping $700 for it!

  84. kristin mccullough says

    I would LOVE to win the stockings! Thanks for the giveaway Layla!

  85. Marta Wein says

    Love those stockings…still waiting on decorating our mantle but the thought bubbles are always forming!


  86. Allison says

    Those are so cute. My husband and I don’t have stockings. Those would be so fun.

  87. says

    I love these cuties!! Makes me want to dance till’ I get a hole in my stockings….and we danced the light of the moon!! Not, Christmasy…but I can’t get the song out of my head!

  88. Sherry says

    They are adorable! I’ve been looking for one for my grandson. One of these would be perfect!

  89. says

    I know I probably don’t stand a chance of winning but I could really use those darling stockings. I moved into a tiny rental and all my stuff is in storage that I can’t get to! These are so darling!

  90. Trish says

    Love your blog and your style!! Would love to win those stockings…..good luck everyone!

  91. Michelle says

    I love those stockings. I am trying to make new ones out of red burlap and I pooped out after the 2nd one. These would look great with the two I made hanging from the mantel. :)

  92. Nicole Henley says

    Oh my goodness, too cute! I have so many places to put them, my brain hurts:)
    Thank you Layla!

  93. Amy Rugaard says

    Funny that this is the giveaway…I was researching new stocking online this morning!

  94. Katie McKinney says

    Me! Oh I hope it’s me. I made new people stockings this year, but the poor dog children are having to reuse from years past. I know they would bark with joy as would I if we could score these two cute little numbers.

  95. Jennifer Jensen says

    Those are really cute stockings. Wouldn’t mind adding them to my mantle.

  96. Sharon Crawford says

    Wow…alot of posts. What are my chances…..no biggie….I just love your mantel!!!! Sweet stockings…I don’t have a fireplace,but I have little elf hooks that hold stockings on a special table that I decorate. I love to follow you on fb. Happy Holidays

  97. says

    Layla these stockings are adorable!! Thank you so much!

    I hope you will come visit and enter my Giveaway from Fifi Flowers!

    Art by Karena

  98. says

    very cute! they’d make a great gift for a very special couple I know that will be tying the knot early ext year before he leaves for Afghanistan.

  99. Christy Davis says

    The stockings are so cute! Big bummer about your floor but I can relate to your story of the visitor breaking your floor. We don’t have floor problems but we all kinds of things ‘rigged’ until we can really take care of it . . . one day.

  100. martha Laiacona says


    Love your blog and ideas, love the stockings, hope to win one, thank you so much


  101. Anna says

    Adorable stockings! My husband and I don’t have stockings, but think it’s about time to get ourselves some and maybe a matching third one now that we have a little on on the way :)

  102. Ashley says

    I am in love!!! I haven’t hung our stockings yet this year because I have been looking for some like yours! Crossing my fingers!!!!!!! :) thanks for the chance to win one of a kind finds!

  103. Tuck & Lump (Tuckerman & Layla) says

    Still waiting on that AWESOME Mirror Tutorial! Chompin’ at the Bit over here!

  104. Andrea says

    How adorable! My hubby and I have been married for 2 1/2 years and still don’t have stockings! We could really use these sweet socks!

  105. says

    Pick Me, Pick me, pick me!!!

  106. Melissa Harrison says

    So cute! Love the mantel and everything on it! Im always watching you guys for some great inspiration. Thanks so much for sharing your lives and great ideas! I would love to have these awsome stockings! I have such a hard time finding simple and sweet ones:)

  107. Holly says

    Love the stockings… it just so happens that I don’t have any hanging up :)

    P.S. I’m looking forward to the post on your DIY mirrored window above the fireplace!

  108. Jena says

    Love the look and texture!! I’m sure Santa would just love to fill one of those!

  109. Nancy says

    Love your blog! I hope you have a little addition sooner than later! You would be great parents and seems like you have a lot of love to give a child! I love the stockings too….too cute! Merry Christmas!!

  110. Sue says

    I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE the stockings and I love the Lettered Cottage. Even if I don’t win :-)

  111. says

    Just got back from work and am hoping I didn’t miss the deadline! Thanks for the chance at your lovely giveaway.


  112. Amanda says

    Those stockings are so lovely! Thanks for doing the giveaway. It is such a fun idea.

  113. Jessica Denny says

    I’d love to have these b/c all of our Christmas decorations are packed in storage while we build a new home!

  114. Patty Atkins says

    We have added a daughter in law this year and I am wondering how to make our five stockings into six…this would be perfect.

  115. says

    Oh my goodness. These stockings are beautiful! I would love to win them because we don’t have any stockings to hang on our mantle:(

  116. debbie says

    love the stockings. do they come stuffed? :) :) :) Your mantel looks beautiful and ur very lucky to have your kevin who helps you with everything and all of your ideas. He is lucky to have you coz hey just look at you. Nevermind that ur funny and smart too.

  117. missy says

    This is a perfect day 1 give away! I have been dreaming about the stockings on your mantel. They are so you guys!! Merry christmas to you and your family!

  118. says

    Ohmigoodness! They are just adorable! And they would look too cute in my kitchen this Christmas! Thanks for the chance Layla and Kevin!


  119. Linda says

    Cute Stockings! Our mantel is desperately in need of a little help and these would be so cheerful.

    I love the Money Pit trivia question. One of my all time favorite movies…I should watch it again now that i”m a homeowner…..it’s probably even more funny! It will either make me laugh at how true it is or it will make me cry!

  120. amber says

    I love love love the simplicity of the two suitcases and present inside your dark fireplace. Who knew decorating the inside of the fireplace could be so interchangeable and fun!

  121. says

    I LOVE LOVE LOVE these stockings! We just bought an old farmhouse and i’m slowly decorating. Finding fun antiques and flea market jems. These stockings would look amazing behind our stove. Merry Christmas! I really enjoy your blog & tweets :)


  122. Susan Pipich says

    I never miss a day of The Lettered Cottage. You guys are a hoot and everything to do is so inspirational. Taking a chance on the stockings..Too cute!
    Thanks for the opportunity.

  123. Meghann P. says

    These stockings are great! The hubs and I could use some better looking stockings.

  124. Sandra says

    How cute! I would love to hang these stockings with my other Christmas decorations!

  125. says

    Love ‘em! We need one for our latest addition:) He’s 14 mo. old. Last year he didn’t care but this year it’ll be so fun watching him go through his stocking!

  126. says

    Oh, too cute! And wouldn’t you know it, I gave away my “old” stockings this year. My home is stockingless, please pick me!

  127. Lynnette Ross says

    Layla, I love your blog and your mantels. Every mantel you design is a favorite of mine. Stocking Love.

  128. Brittney S says

    Adorable, I’ve been searching for the perfect stockings for years and this look like they’d fit the bill.

  129. Monica C. says

    I really really like the thin and thick stripes on them, they look like pretty candy canes.

  130. Cheryl says

    Very cute! Thanks for the chance to win. Would love to try to make my mantel look half as good as yours!

  131. says

    These stockings would look PERFECT in my new (first time home buyer) house! We’re closing on Friday & this will be my first Christmas on my own! I just love them & have been checking the Whiteflower Farmhouse for something similar since you posted about your stockings :)

  132. Kelli says

    I don’t know have a blog, website or other, but I do enjoy peaking in at yours. Please enter me in the drawing. I hope I am not too late. My paperwhites have fallen over completely. I’m thinking I may need to replant them. I only have one. Any ideas of what to put it in. I’m worried my centerpiece for Christmas is turning into The Beanstalk and maybe Jack will be coming down to deliver presents instead of Santa lol.

  133. Meredith says

    Love. Them. We have used baskets in the past for “stocking stuffers”. It is time for actual stockings since we have a mantel now.

  134. says

    What a great giveaway!! I love love love these and they would look very purdy on my mantle! I hope I win! fingers and toes are crossed! :)

  135. Jenn says

    What a fun idea to do the 12 giveaways. Great stockings, I love WFF. Hope you are having a Merry Christmas!

  136. Suzy says

    my mantle is NAKED and desperately needs these adorable stockings! pick me!! =D