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What can I say? I’ve fallen in love with Colorado. Again.
a couple of weeks ago a package came in the mail for me and i opened it up to find this insanely cute pair of owls that one of our fp girls in denver had made. i immediately had to find out how she made them and she was kind enough to send me photos and instructions!
what you need:
needle & thread
2-3 fun mismatched fabrics (perfect use for an old free people bag!)
small piece of felt
use a paper template like this one to cut out your pieces of fabric – use different fabrics for the top and bottom to give it a fun mis-matched look! you’ll need two pieces of fabric for the top (front and back) and two pieces for the bottom (front and back).
the first thing you want to do when sewing these little guys is sew on the eyes and beak – use buttons or felt for eyes and a felt triangle for the nose. for the smaller owls, add on a little piece of fabric at the top if you want to be able to hang it (these would be awesome christmas tree ornaments!)
get funky with this little project, the more fabrics and different things you use, the better! you can use beads, buttons, felt or embroider them.
next you want to sew the the head to the body, for the front side of the owl and the back. sew on the reverse side of the fabric, which will be on the inside of the owl.
after completing this step, you can add a thin strip of fabric to cover the spot where you sewed the top to the bottom, if you choose – just adds to the mix of patterns and looks super cute!
Finally you get to sew the front and back together! place the right sides of the fabric together and start sewing the little owl together all the way around, leaving a small opening the bottom. turn the owl inside out and stuff the owl – you can even put a little lavender in there to make him smell beautiful!
last but not least, sew up the opening & you are finished!
thank you so much michelle!
some visual candy for your friday… step inside our newest store at cherry creek shopping center in denver – the holiday displays look right at home among the rocky moutains!
the theme for this section is “moto diaries.” LOVE IT.
display boxes! i am always so inspired to re-create our store displays at home.
a display animal peeks out of a jacket pocket :)
and a couple of our fp girls try on the wide leg floral pants – cute socks!
three of our lovely new fp girls, sara, gena and marie… welcome to the family, fp denver! xoxo.
our newest store opened this morning in denver! stop by and say hello :)
i have some lovely photos of the new store that i will post soon so stay tuned!