Dec 21, 2013

Cat scarf

Why not wrap your neck in a long-bodied cat?
Cat scarf
Soft and thick fabric is good.
This is 160 centimeter length.
You will make one in any length.

Embroider the eyes, nose and whiskers.

Sew up except the opening. (Head 5 centimeters and body 10 cm.)

Turn inside out.
Close the opening with ladder stitch.
Stitch the toe with woolen yarn.
Stitch paw

The tail is a circle of 12 cm dia.
Sew  tail
Pull the thread.

Sew the tail and head to the body.
Sew 1 cm inside from the face line.

This is white and black cat.
The eyes and nose are applique of felt.
Another scarf

Attach Velcro to a short scarf.
Bicolor scarf


Dec 19, 2013

Pincushion clings

This is just a simple pincushion.

But it has a sucking-disc.

So it is attachable on a sewing machine.
Sewing machine

Materials are cloth, felt, paper, sucking-disc and filling.

Dec 11, 2013

Cat variation

I have uploaded "how to make bicolor cat" on my site.

Making this is not very easy.
But it is a basic cat.
When you did well, next time, try to alter the partition by your own.
And you will make your original cat.


Bib and snow shoes.
Socks cat

Long hair.
American curl

Super long hair.
Norwegian Forest Cat

3 cats

Nov 5, 2013

Flat polar bear

Simple and easy making.

Flat polar bear

Cutting. Seam allowance is not necessary.

Stitch the eye and the ear (on one side or both sides).
Eye and ear

Sew around from outside.

Put a very little fiberfill in it.

Stitch the nose.
Stitch safety pin.

Baby bear.
Baby bear strap

Sew around. Sew a short cord at the top.

Put fiberfill in it.
Stitch the neck.

Embroider the nose on the muzzle.
Glue the muzzle to the face.
Sew small beads.

Pattern of flat bears

How to make big polar bear and baby bear.
Mother bear and babies

Nov 3, 2013

Mini polar bear

Polar bear of felt.
7.5 centimeters in height.
Polar bear accessory

Mini polar bear pattern

Seam allowance is 3 millimeters.
But ears don't need seam allowance.
If you would make ears strong, paste up 2 pieces.
Polar bear cutting

Insert the ear in the dart of the head and sew together (k-l-m).
Sew another dart (b-c).
Sew darts

Sew the back with back-stitch (a-n-k-j and i-h). Don't sew the opening (j-h).
When sewing the top, you may insert a short cord.
Sew back

Sew the middle of the belly (o-p).
Sew belly

Sew the belly to the body.
Sew body

Turn inside out.
Stuff polyester fiberfill in it.
Close the opening with ladder stitch.

Stitch beads.
Embroider the nose and the mouth.
Polar bear face

Color the muzzle with eyeshadow or pastel.
Mini polar bear

Stuffed polar bears (Mother bear and cubs).
Polar bear family

I used backstitch mainly.

May 14, 2013


The last necessary thing for her is a cap.
Doll with basket

Cut felt cloth. Seam allowances is 5 millimeters. But the hem doesn't need margin.

Sew the hood. Make gathers the bottom of the hood. Sew it to the cape.
Sew the hood

Attach ribbons. Stitch lace or frill if you like.

And she becomes Little Red Riding Hood.
Doll in red hood

Back style

When using ordinary cloth, add margin and facing.
Another hood

Little Red Riding Hood
She loitered and picked flowers.

Cape with hood pattern.

Contents of this doll:
Head making of simple felt doll.
Body making.
Body finish.
Bodice and apron.

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