At my parent's house there are beautiful places to take pictures, but there's always background:
Since Etsy prefers the white background, I'll go with the first picture. But I'm also leaving the last picture in the listings, though the stocking isn't very visible. It's a great way to hang a stocking in winter. My mother already agreed to give out my business cards to anyone who compliments her on the stocking I will knit for her. So much to do, so little time.
The stocking can be bought and further admired here: https://www.etsy.com/listing/101521156/knitted-christmas-stocking-grey-with