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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 - People

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

Pattern Description:

Patterns and instructions for a simple hand puppet, and a dozen different outfits.

You can create a variety of people, from little girls to grandmas, just by using different hair patterns on the same basic body and head, and by making them different clothes.


  • 1/2 yard non-ravelling flesh-colored fabric
  • 1/2 yard non-ravelling lining
  • 1/2 yard craft batting (optional)
  • one felt square (or 1/4 yard of fairly stiff, non-ravelling fabric) for hair
  • scraps of felt for faces
  • 1/2 yard sew-on hook and loop tape
  • 1/8 yard of fabric for legs (may match clothing or flesh-colored fabric)
  • 1/2 yard of fabric for clothes
  • matching thread

You Will Also Need:

  • Some particular puppets or clothes require specific notions, as described in the pattern

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