Tagged with felt

Mr. Raccoon Loves the Rain

Mr. Raccoon Loves the Rain

When I saw the pattern to make a little felt raccoon, complete with raincoat and galoshes, in Cynthia Treen Studio’s Etsy shop, I couldn’t resist. I ended up stitching him up for my son’s seventh birthday (how is he already seven?). The pattern was fairly easy to follow, since I have made many three-dimensional felt … Continue reading

A Flying Gnome

A Flying Gnome

I just finished up a Stuffy swap where the assignment was to create a winged creature stuffy. I found a cute gnome ornament pattern from Skip and Scatter’s blog that I edited to turn into a stuffy, plus I added a pair of wings (what’s more magical than a gnome, you say? a gnome with … Continue reading

The felt ornaments keep on coming!

The felt ornaments keep on coming!

I am stitching up felt ornaments like a mad woman! I have been able to get so many done because my little guy has 4 hours of preschool/speech therapy a week (it is an integrated program for kids with speech issues), and parents have to wait on-site while the kids are in class. I have … Continue reading

Felt Halloween Ornaments

Felt Halloween Ornaments

I recently made and sent off these felt ornaments for a swap I participated in. The pumpkin and cat are similar to¬†two others I made; then I added in a candy corn ornament and a “Boo!” ornament I designed. They were quick and fun to stitch up.

A Winged Cat Bird Monster

A Winged Cat Bird Monster

I am 100% in love with this latest monster! This is the one for my swap, and as it turns out, the person I have to create for loves birds and cats. I knew I had to make her something similar to my other little one-eyed cat bird monster, but with a little something more: … Continue reading

Ladybugs for Mother’s Day…

Ladybugs for Mother’s Day…

“Mommy, how high can ladybugs fly?” Don’t you love kid questions? The Wee One asked me this when we were driving home the other day, and it spurred a wonderful conversation. In honor of my little sweetie who is the reason I am celebrating my fourth Mother’s Day today, here is a free pattern for … Continue reading

Cutest Felt Ornament. Ever.

Cutest Felt Ornament. Ever.

Remember the felt ornaments I made for two swaps? I received one of the cutest felt ornaments ever in return! Look at this gingerbread man: Poor guy must have been yummy, look at those bite marks! I love how the white stitching on the red buttons makes the buttons look like peppermint candies. So cool, … Continue reading

Felt Egg: Free Pattern & Tutorial

Felt Egg: Free Pattern & Tutorial

New free felt pattern and tutorial just posted! Check it out and happy stitching, just in time to get a few finished up for Easter. Make a bunch and turn them into a bunting. Or add a hanger to individual ones and they make lovely little gifts or Easter basket decorations. Plus don’t forget to … Continue reading

Handmade Pincushion

Handmade Pincushion

My pincushion for the swap is done! I finished it yesterday. I used this pattern from Aimee Ray as a starting point, then changed it up slightly. I hope my recipient likes it! The person I have also mentioned she likes birds, so I am including these little bird post-its and a bird magnet, inside … Continue reading