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Felt Owl Ornament

Felt Owl Ornament

I recently finished up a felt owl ornament swap. You were supposed to follow the basic pattern from here, then add your own touches. I opted out of using a button and made felt eyes, plus my rick-rack was a little bigger so I did two rows only. My recipient noted she also loved snowmen … Continue reading

Felt Christmas Ornaments

Felt Christmas Ornaments

I am making good progress on my Christmas ornaments! I want to make a bunch for gifts for Christmas. I made these three recently, plus three other “bauble” shaped ones I still need to photograph. Have you started holiday gift making?

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.

Felt Christmas Ornaments: Gingerbread People

Felt Christmas Ornaments: Gingerbread People

I made this little felt gingerbread pair recently for a swap I participated in. I thought about just drawing my own pattern, but then I decided to not reinvent the wheel and got this PDF pattern set. It has 8 different patterns and each one is professionally made and super cute! My swap recipient said … Continue reading

Felt Halloween Ornaments

Felt Halloween Ornaments

I just finished up a “Halloween Ornament” swap. I made two felt ornaments for the swap, one a little pumpkin, and one a black cat. I sketched out my designs first, then transferred them to felt and got sewing. I particularly like the devilish smile on the cat. I am not that into Halloween (never … Continue reading

Bird Mail!

Bird Mail!

I just sent off some handmade goodies for a fun swap: Bird Mail Art! I had to decorate an envelope so it had a bird theme– I stamped a handcarved bird block I made, plus some other imagery. Inside I had to include flat bird related goodies. I made this felt bird ornament: Plus I … 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

A Handmade Holiday: Button Snowman Ornaments

A Handmade Holiday: Button Snowman Ornaments

Here is a cute project to do with kids! These button & pipe cleaner snowmen ornaments are fun, easy, and cute. Add a little paper banner to the ribbon to have your child sign & date it, too. Supplies: white pipe cleaners/chenille stems (we used 2 white pipe cleaners for each of our snowmen) brown … Continue reading

A Handmade Holiday: Cinnamon Ornaments

A Handmade Holiday: Cinnamon Ornaments

This project is a tradition in my family. My mom used to make cinnamon ornaments when I was a kid, and now I make them with the kiddos. It is easy, inexpensive (especially if you use cinnamon from the dollar store), and fun. Sounds like a win in my book! I used this recipe to … Continue reading