Ornaments can be made using felt or velvet cloth to decorate your festive season. These ornaments can be made in different shapes and designs. This tutorial is to make bird ornament using the stitch and stuff technique.
Glimpse of the Result:
For the you will need:
- Felt cloth
- Sating ribbon
- Polyester fiberfill/sponge
- Fabric Glue
Invert the felt cloth and draw the bird outline in the required size.
Cut it out along the outline. Cut out one more piece in the similar fashion.
Stitch both the pieces together – stitch along the corners to join the pieces together. Leave a small part un-stitched to stuff the doll and to attach the string/ribbon to suspend.
Cut out wing shaped pieces in a suitable color.
Attach the wings to both sides of the bird.
Now cut out and attach eyes using fabric glue or by stitching.
Stuff the ornament using cotton or polyester fiberfill.
Attach a ribbon to suspend the ornament and stitch the edges to complete the ornament.
You can make these ornaments in different colors to brighten up your holiday season.
These can be used as any time decorations for your homes too.