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DIY Felt Christmas Ornaments – Vintage Vinyl -Hipster Week

30 Nov

American Felt and Craft Free Record Ornaments  Tutorial

Vinyl just sounds better…or so I hear. I can hardly find my music on my phone without the added stress of record needles and multiple speed options. Bring the joy of vintage vinyl to this year’s tree with these easy felt Christmas ornaments.

You will need:

TEMPLATE (at the end of this post)

9″ x 12″   – sheet of  Black felt

1″ scrap of reddish felt – Poppy

1″ scrap  White felt

1″ scrap deep green felt – Cilantro

Matching Thread

12″ Ribbon for hanging (4″ per record)

Sequins in

Crystal

Silver Streak

Felt Glue (Optional)

MAKES 3 RECORDS

Cut out 6 large circles from black felt and 1 each of  smaller circle from Poppy, Cilantro, and White felt.

Felt Record Ornament DIY tutorial step 1

Attach Crystal colored sequin to the center of the smaller circle. Place the smaller circle onto the larger on and glue or sew into place using an overcast or running stitch and matching thread.

Free Christmas Ornament Pattern Felt Records

Attach Silver Streak sequins to both sides of 1 of the black circles as marked on the template using felt glue or matching thread.

DIY felt Christmas ornament free pattern - records - Hipster Week

Loop ribbon over and attach to undecorated felt circle. Overcast stitch both record pieces together.

Hipster Week Felt Vinyl Record Ornament Tutorial

Sit back and jam out the sweet sweet sounds of a completed felt ornament.

Repeat with remaining felt pieces and colors.

Vintage Vinyl Felt Record Tutorial - Felt Chirstmas Ornaments Hipster Week

record template for felt ornament

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Ugly Sweater Felt Christmas Ornaments – Hipster Week

29 Nov

Ugly Christmas Sweater Felt Ornament tutorial

Welcome back to Hipster Week – the week where we celebrate all things hipster.

Now that the Christmas sweater season is officially upon us why not relish the irony of loving something so charmingly unattractive.

Sweater Party

You will need:

3 Large sized Paper Clips

Template (at the end of this post)

8″ x 4″ white felt scrap

4″x 4″ – reddish color felt for dotted sweater Poppy

1″ x 2″ – green felt scrap Cilantro for tree

2″ x 2″ Darker green felt Fresh Cut Grass for holly leaves

Sequins in:

Classic Red

Gold Rush

Moss

Iced Berry Beads

8-10 very small jingle bells

Bend the paper clips into small hangers as shown and set aside.

Tiny Paper Clip Hangers Tutorial

Cut 4 sweater pieces from white felt and 2 from a pale red coral color like Poppy. Cut 1 tree from  light green like cilantro and 2 holly leaves from dark green felt like  Fresh Cut Grass

Ugly Sweater felt Ornaments

For jingley tree sweater attach bells with green thread place onto one of the white sweater pieces with a running stitch.

ugly sweater felt ornament  jingly tree

Place second white sweater pieces behind the first and overcast stitch around the outside, stop and slip the hanger inside before closing around the top.

Ugly Christmas Sweater Ornaments Hipster Christmas

It’s helpful to run  thread around the “hanger” to prevent any chance of it slipping down.

Holly Berry Sweater Ugly Sweater Felt Ornament Tutorial

For Christmas Corsage sweater stitch holly leaves onto one white felt sweater piece add iced berry beads in a cluster of three.

Stitch closed as above.

Christmas Confetti Ugly Sweater Party Felt Ornament Tutorial American Felt and Craft

For Christmas Confetti Sweater stitch Moss, Gold Rush and Classic Red sequins down with matching thread. You could also use Beacon felt glue for this.

Finish as you did the other two

Hipster week- Ugly Sweater Party Felt Christmas Ornaments

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Ugly Sweater Ornament Pattern- Template

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~Andie

Vintage eye glasses Felt Christmas Ornament – Hipster Week

27 Nov

DIY Vintage sunglasses felt Chirstmas ornaments

Welcome back to hipster week – the week where we celebrate all things hipster.

What hipster’s wardrobe would be complete without a set of vintage glasses. Stitch up a classic vintage style black men’s hipster glasses or a sassy red cat eye with sequin details.

Vintage style hipster glasses felt ornament tutorial and pattern

Of all the things I have made from felt I have to say these felt glasses are one of my all time favorites.

Because of their small size these little felt Christmas ornaments are a fairly quick project.

You will need:

Template (at the end of this post)

4″ x 3″ white felt scrap

8″x 6″ – Poppy colored felt for women’s glasses

8″ x 6″ – Black felt for men’s glasses

Sequins in:

Classic Red

Gold Rush

Crystal

Cut 2 pieces A and 4 C from black felt, 2 pieces B and E from white felt, 2 parts D and 4 parts C from Poppy felt.

Hipster Week Day 3 Vintage glasses DIY tutorial

Set aside one of the frame pieces for each set (A and D)

Attach lens pieces to the remaining frame templates.

Sew down one crystal sequin to the upper right “lens” piece of each set of glasses.

Attach three red sequins to the corners of  women’s hipster frame (D)

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Sew both frame pieces together with matching thread and an overcast stitch and set aside.

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Sew two side pieces together stopping a quarter-inch from the end. Repeat with remaining sides.

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Add Gold Rush sequin detail to sides of mens glasses.

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Attach looped ribbon to one side.

Felt Glasses attach arms

Sew Sides to back of frames.

Vintage Style Hipster Glasses - DIY Felt Christmas Ornament Tutorial

felt glasses ornament pattern

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~Andie

DIY Felt Christmas Ornaments -Instagram Camera

26 Nov

Hipster week day 2 Felt Instagram ornament

Even Santa can’t resist a good selfie!

Document your documentation with a felt camera ornament on this year’s tree.

You will need:

Template (at the end of this post)

4″ x 7″ White felt

3″ x 1.5″ scrap dark grey felt  Black Pebble

2″ x 4″ Black felt scrap

4″ x .5″ felt scrap (or ribbon) for loop Poppy

Sequins in

Crystal

Silver Streak

Classic Red

Moss

Gold rush

Matching thread

Felt Glue (Optional)

Cut 2 templates A and 1 each of E & D from white felt

Cut 1 each of F, C and G from black felt

and 1 B from dark grey felt.

Felt Camera ornament tutorial

Add crystal colored sequins to pieces D & E either using felt glue or white thread to attach.

(Optional: add 2 sequins along one side for added detail.)

Attach the decorated D piece to the black C piece with black thread or felt glue.

Repeat with pieces E and F

Attach the felt strip to one corner of the A pieces and set aside.

Using felt glue or thread attach the Classic Red, Gold rush, and Moss down the left side of the template B.

Felt Ornament Tutorial Instagram Camera - Hipster Week

Attach template B to the second (undecorated) white A piece.

Felt Ornament Tutorial instructions Camera - Instargram

Doing your best to avoid noticing the terrible state of my nails attach the embellished C and F pieces to the camera.

Add piece G just below the sequins.

Using an overcast stitch attach the two A pieces together.

Ta-Da!

Felt camera tutorial pattern

In a Rush?

Try using felt glue to make these and cut out over half the time.

Felt Camera Pattern - Please do not pin pattern

Happy Hipster Week!

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DIY Felt Christmas Ornaments -Mo’vember mustache ornaments -Hipster Week

25 Nov

Felt Mustache Ornaments

Welcome fashionable people to Hipster Week. We’re going to kick things off with Mo’vember mustache ornaments.  Movember (a combination of the words mustache and November)  an annual, event where men grow facial hair during the month of November to raise awareness of male cancers; and associated charities. Plus who doesn’t love a little scruff?!

Hipster felt omaments

These fun felt Christmas ornaments go together very quickly and make a great kids craft project.

You will need:

TEMPLATE (at the end of this post)

8″ x 3″ – Felt for background per ‘stache

Rhett – Cilantro

Chauncy – Poppy

Baxter – White

Chuck – Granny Smith

4″ x 2″ – Felt for mustache per ‘stache

Rhett – Black

Chauncy – Chocolate 

Baxter – Grey Flannel

Chuck – Pastry

Matching Thread

Stuffing

6″ Ribbon for hanging per ‘stache

Felt Mustache Ornament Tutorial

Sew Mustache of choice to one side of your felt background and the ribbon to the opposite side.

Felt Christmas Ornaments Mustache

Using an overcast stitch -stitch around the outside stopping to stuff before closing.

Easy felt ornaments for Christmas Hipster Mustache

Bask in the glow of awesome manliness.

Felt mustache pattern Christmas Ornaments

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Felt camera ornament tutorial

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