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Pacific Northwest USA


I've been sewing fun stuff for a couple of decades, and making up stories about imaginary people even longer! My love of both came together this year with my debut novel, "Trinka and the ...

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Sew Simple Puppets - Animals

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(9) Name: 'Sewing : Sew Simple Puppets - Animals
Sew Simple Puppets - Animals

Basic Skills Necessary:

  • Use a sewing machine

Pattern Description:

Patterns and instructions for 20 easy to make hand puppets, including a baby, bear, bird, bunny, cat, chicken, cow, dog, duck, elephant, gingerbread, lion, monkey, mouse, owl, parrot, penguin, pig, sheep, and tiger.

These soft, colorful puppets make perfect story time or play time companions, as well as great nursery decorations or baby gifts. Best of all, these puppets are easy to sew! With basic sewing skills and some readily available materials, you can make a lovable puppet (or two, or three, or twenty...)


  • 1/2 yard non-ravelling fabric for outside
  • 1/2 yard non-ravelling fabric for lining
  • 1/2 yard craft batting (optional)
  • scraps of felt for faces
  • matching thread

You Will Also Need:

  • Some particular puppets require specific notions, as described in the pattern (for example, extra contrasting fabric for bird feet, rick-rack for gingerbread)

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