You’ve seen Christmas stockings. You probably had one of your own and it was filled with candy and toys when you were younger. But why do people hang them, anyway? According to tradition, Saint Nicholas put gold coins in the stockings of three poor sisters who had left their stockings drying over the fireplace. Saint Nick threw gold coins down their chimney and the money landed in the stockings! Now you can own the Stockings 15oz Wine Glass (6004431) by Lolita and tell people this story.