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Christmas Kitten Felt Ornament Pattern

18 Nov

Everyone wants a kitten for Christmas, or at least this one! This fun felt kitten ornament has a fun retro look and would look good on any cat ladies tree. Read on for the free pattern and tutorial to make this cool cat.

You will need:

5″ square of red felt – Lipstick *

5″ square of black felt – Black *

Scraps of felt in:

Blue – Aqua *

White – White *

Two shades of pink – Pink Tutu, Orchid*

Black embroidery thread

3 red sequins, Classic Red

Ribbon or cord for hanging

*Matching thread

Cut:

One of each item on the PDF from the matching color shown on the felt ornament pattern.

How to make a felt cat ornament:

Stack eye and sew down along the black center with a running stitch and black thread. Place the nose and sew down with a running stitch and matching thread. Set aside.

Using your fingers curl the tongue and stitch into place on fur head. Stitch center of ear into place.

Stitch grey face to head with grey thread and a running stitch.

With white thread doubled over add a sparkle to the eye as shown.

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Sew fur front to red hat with running stitch and white thread. Sew white pom pom shape down the same way.

Sew holly leaves into place before adding sequins for holly berries.

Sew hat to cat face along the fur brim with white thread and a running stitch.

For whiskers bring knotted doubled over embroidery thread through back and knot at base of cheek. Knot end of whisker and trim any extra thread.

Sew ribbon to black backing in a loop for hanging.

Sew back to face front with an over cast stitch and white thread, switching the red thread along the hat.

Happy Crafting –

Andie

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Christmas Tree Farm – 3d felt Christmas Trees

21 Dec

3d felt trees

These 3d felt trees are a Christmas craft staple and startlingly simple to make, literally cut and assemble. No sewing, no gluing, just you and a pair of scissors.

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I’ve included 4 tree shapes for your Christmas tree farm needs and a printable sign to make the Christmas tree farm your own.

Christmas tree ornament no sew

You can add a ribbon for an easy ornament or just make create a DIY Christmas tree farm for your table or mantel.

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You will need:

3mm thick felt in your choice of color (s)

Cut:

1 of each tree shape.

I like to use the tape method to make short work of cutting these 3d felt trees

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Assemble:

Slide the tree with the cut at the base over the tree with the cut at the top.

3d christmastreefeltThese make fun projects for little ones to decorate. Use felt glue or a glue gun to decorate with sequins, small beads and or cutout shapes, dry and assemble as above.

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Happy Crafting

~Andie

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