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Zipper Critters


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Pattern for dogs, cats and a pig created with zipper mouths that also can double as a hidden pocket. Use mis-matched fabrics and notions to add character to your critter design. Makes a wonderful keepsake of yours or a friend's beloved companion. Larger critters are approximately 5" x 8" and the smaller critters are 3 1/2" square. The small critters can be attached to a lanyard clip for adorning a backpack. SIZING / FINISHED MEASUREMENTS Vertical dog and cat: 8"tall x 5"wide Horizontal dog and cat: 5"tall x 8"wide Square cat: 6"square Small square critters: 3 1/2" square

Supplies Needed

  • Multiple fabric scraps up to 1/4 yard
  • Nylon or metal zipper 7" 12" long (depending on style)
  • Various buttons and beads

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Amy Barickman
Amy Barickman
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