A good stocking holder can make a big impact on your holiday mantel. That's why we searched the web high and low to round up the best-looking ones on the market, all in one place for you to ogle. From a mid-century modern marble style to a sleek freestanding iron stand, here are the 30 most beautiful stocking holders you can buy online.
1. Sputnik Marble and Brass Stocking Holder at West Elm, $49
This eye-catching art deco-inspired stocking holder has a weighted base, so it stays put no matter what ledge or mantel you set in on.
2. Chalet Zinc Stocking Holder at Crate and Barrel, $24.95
Clean-lined and contemporary, this minimalist stocking holder features an open triangle style pine tree composed of matte black zinc-finished iron.
3. Penguin, Polar Bear, and Deer Stocking Holders at Z Gallerie, $24
For anyone who wants to take a walk on the wild side—including animal-obsessed kids—these stocking hangers feature tiny sculptures of some of your favorite arctic fauna.
4. Personalized Mantel Christmas Stocking Hanger at Etsy, $59.95
Why buy a bunch of humdrum stocking holders when you can score a personalized 6-hook hanger; in a metallic finish, no less.
5. House Stocking Christmas Holders (Set of 4) at Target, $25
If you love architecture, Christmas villages, or just really like to stay at home, this 4-pack of white metal stocking holders will turn your mantle into a whimsical neighborhood wonderland.
6. Modern Tree Stocking Holders at West Elm, $49
Looking for a modern way to display your holiday accessories this season? These colorful cuties are heavy enough to hold both stockings and wreaths in style.
7. Silver Stocking Holder by Hearth and Hand with Magnolia at Target, $9.99
Simple but chic, this silver metal stocking holder adds a touch of shine to your holiday mantel decor.
8. AERIN Sculptural Brass Leaf Stocking Holder at Williams Sonoma, $50
Inspired by the shape of natural leaves, this elegant brass-leafed stocking holder will make an artful statement on your holiday mantel.
9. Chalkboard Stocking Holder at Anthropologie, $68
Not only does this wooden stocking holder come with three mini chalkboard plates to personalize with your loved one's names, it also boasts a built-in storage compartment that's perfect for stashing oversized stocking stuffers.
10. Basic Marble Stocking Hangers (Set of 2) at Bed Bath and Beyond, $9.99
Understated but sophisticated, this elegant pair of marble and gold-brushed nickel stocking hangers will only set you back ten bucks.
11. Frame Stocking Holders at Pottery Barn, $34.50
The only thing better than a personalized stocking holder is one that can be customized with a photograph.
12. Letter Stocking Holders at Pier 1, $29.95
Composed of gold cast and wrought iron, you can employ these lettered stocking holders monogram-style or to spell out a holiday greeting along a ledge or mantel.
13. Shining Star Stocking Holder at Anthropologie, $38
This glittering star-shaped stocking holder makes a sleek celestial statement on any mantel.
14. Iron Finial Stocking Stand at Ballard Designs, $129
Not lucky enough to have a fireplace mantel handy for hanging stockings? No problem. This stylish iron finial stand can hold up to four stockings with the four included hooks—no ledge necessary.
15. Holiday Joy Christmas Safety Grip Stocking Holders (Set of 4) at Amazon, $8.99
Slim but sturdy, this four-pack of simple metal mantel hooks are strong enough to hold your stockings but won't scratch your surfaces.
16. Silver Deer Stocking Holder Rod Set at Pier 1, $49.99
Searching for something a little different to display your stockings this year? This unique stocking holder set includes two silvery reindeer holding a rod for hanging stockings, garlands, banners, and anything else your holiday-loving heart desires.
17. Beaded Snowflake Stocking Holder at Anthropologie, $38
This sparkly stocking holder features a gold snowflake-shaped ornament adorned in glass beads and will instantly elevate your mantel.
18. Personalized Metal Christmas Stocking Hanging Hook at Etsy, $25
Who needs a boring old candy cane stocking holder when you can have one with your name beautifully spelled out instead?
19. Planter Stocking Holder at Pottery Barn, $99
In addition to a built-in planter, this versatile stocking holder also boasts four hanging hooks with tiny plates for writing in initials or symbols.
20. Antler Stocking Holder at West Elm, $39
Composed of polished aluminum and iron in a shiny silver finish, this swanky antler-inspired stocking holder offers a harmonious blend of organic shapes and holiday cheer.
21. Envelope Stocking Holder at Anthropologie, $42
Along with a customizable nameplate, we love this envelope-shaped stocking holder because it provides a slim opening for stashing small holiday cards.
22. Silver Stocking Holder Hooks Set of 2 at Pier 1, $14.99
Sleek and simple, these clean-lined scrolled stocking hangers are awesome for hanging up wreaths and garland, too.
23. Modern Marble and Brass Stocking Holder at West Elm, $39
This bold brass stocking holder boasts a white marble base for added sophistication.
24. Arboretum Stocking Holder at Anthropologie, $68
Looking for a stocking holder that does scream: "It's the holidays?" This branch-shaped beauty can hold up to three stockings at once for the holidays but will look equally chic on your mantel the rest of the year.
25. Wondershop Light Gold Stocking Holder (2 pc) at Target, $20
Transform your mantel into a sparkling holiday scene with these modern mantel holders that feature stars wrapped in tiny LED lights.
26. Simple Stocking Holders at Pottery, Barn $19.50
A minimalist metallic-plated stocking holder that you can have monogrammed (when ordering) for an additional charge? Yes, please!
27. Holiday Lane Gold-Tone Christmas Tree Stocking Holder with Marble Base at Macy's, $42
Cool and contemporary, this modern take on a traditional Christmas tree style stocking holder features a gold tree silhouette mounted on an elegant marble base.
28. YuleRod Stocking Holder for Large Families at Amazon, $30
If you have a whole bunch of stockings to hang, this mantle-clipped copper rod is a classic way to fit everybody in.
29. Rabbit Stocking Holder at Anthropologie, $38
Spread some holiday cheer throughout your home with a sprightly bunny-shaped stocking holder instead of a more traditional one.
30. Haute Décor Stocking Scrolls (4 Pack) at Amazon, $32.99
Beloved by holiday decorators for being less bulky than most traditional stocking holders, these embossed scrolling hangers can swivel to fit almost any size of ledge or mantel. Did we mention they come in nearly a dozen different styles and finishes?