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Make your own baby toy: Felt Puzzle

imageThis is a relatively easy seeing project. I would recommend using a sewing machine however it is possible to do entirely by hand.

Materials Needed:
– Felt
– Sewing machine/Needle & Thread
– Scissors
– Pieces of material
– Pencil
– Ruler or tape measure

To make the felt puzzle:

First cut out a square of felt. I really recommend you use easy measurements – for example if you want a 3×3 puzzle, cut a square with 6 inch sides, not 8 inches

Cut a square of your background material the same size as your felt square. Sew the two pieces together.

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Free Easy Sewing Project: Make Your Own Baby Soft Book

Baby Soft BookThis baby soft book is a really easy sewing project. If you have a sewing machine, it will speed up the process however the soft book can easily be completely hand-sewn.

Materials Required: 

  • Coloured fabric (for the cover)
  • Plain fabric (for the pages)
  • Coloured felt and/or fabric (for the pictures)
  • Various coloured threads
  • Toy stuffing (optional)
To make the soft book:

First, decide what pictures you want to use. You want to think about using simple images which are bold and bright, possibly with areas that you can embroider for extra interest in terms ofboth colour and touch. I used six images:

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Free Beginner’s Embroidery Project: An Embroidered Heart Ornament

This is a really easy embroidery project suitable for beginners. It doesn’t take too long to complete and is really easy to do. These hearts also make a fantastic home-made gift.

embroidered heart To make the embroidered heart ornament you will need:

  • Scrap paper or cardboard
  • Sharp scissors
  • Two different coloured pieces of felt (or suitable material – the outer piece should be fairly robust but the inner piece can be a much lighter fabric if required)
  • Coloured thread
  • Embellishments such as ribbons, buttons and beads
  • Pins or safety pins
  • Stuffing

To make the embroidered heart:

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