Goodie Goodie Gumdrops Felt Christmas Ornament Tutorial

11 Dec

Welcome back to Technicolor Tidings Week!

DIY Felt Gumdrop Ornament Tutorial

This weeks felt ornament collection is all about color!

These felt gumdrops can be made in any color but they look great in brighter shades.

The pattern sews up quickly and the results are super sweet!

You will need:

TEMPLATE (at the end of this post)

7″ x 4″ scrap felt per ornament 

I used:




Lemon Meringue 

Orange Juice

Key Lime Pie

Royal Purple

Hot Pink

Matching Thread

Bracelet connectors (Optional) 

Sequins I used:


Classic Red




Hot Pink


Grape Soda


DIY Felt Gumdrop Ornaments

Cut out one gumdrop shape and one gumdrop bottom from felt.

Felt Gumdrop Tutorial - Christmas Ornaments

Sew flat sides together using a small running stitch and matching thread.

Sew along each curved side as shown and turn right side out and stuff.

felt gumdrops how to

Sew bottom to felt gumdrop using an overcast stitch.

Gumdrop Ornaments from felt full tutorial and template - American Felt and Craft The Blog

Attach sequins to finished gumdrops by sewing into place or using felt glue .

See our tips on attaching sequins to felt

To attach rings simply sew onto the top of the felt gumdrop candy.

Hanging felt gumdrop Christmas ornaments

Felt Gumdrop Ornaments

DIY felt gumdrop template


How to make felt gumdrops

Other technicolor trimmings:

Ric Rac Christmas Tree Felt Ornaments Tutorial - American Felt and Craft The Blog

Happy Crafting!


Check out our store for more color than a rainbow…in a prism! 

American Felt and Craft online felt and craft store , over 100 colors of felt by the sheet! Ships worldwide.

Check out our other Free Ornament Tutorial Collections:

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3 Responses to “Goodie Goodie Gumdrops Felt Christmas Ornament Tutorial”

  1. janet13plus5 December 11, 2013 at 1:05 am #

    I love this DIY! it’s so cuute, this reminds me, I should probably dig out my xmas tree …

  2. JLVerde January 27, 2014 at 6:12 am #

    Loved this tutorial. I used the pattern to make little kawaii gum drops for a doll swap I was in. They turned out so cute! Thanks for sharing the template (I linked to your blog from my blog, to share all the fun stuff here)


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