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8 Dec
2014
Toys to stitch and gift this Christmas

If you’re put off by the price of toys on the high street these days, you’re bound to be inspired by these free project tutorials. Give your little ones handmade presents they’ll love this Christmas and feel confident that you’re not breaking the bank.

See toy Penguins

Plush penguins

Britain is gripped in the hold of penguin fever this Christmas thanks to a certain department store, so why not make your own? These cuties would make the ideal present for little ones and adults alike!
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Sew a toy Nessie Monster

Nessie monster

We can’t think of anything better than a huge Loch Ness monster to climb on! This adorable creature is made from felt, so is super-soft on little hands – it’s sure to be treasured forever.
See it here

Sew board games

Board game

If you’re on the go, this portable felt chequerboard is perfect for little ones. Make pieces for their favourite games too and this gift is sure to keep the children quiet at Christmas!
See it here

Make a sock bunny

Sock bunny

This rabbit is lovely and cheap to make because the material used is upcycled socks! Put your old pairs to good use and make someone’s day this December.
See it here

Sew beach balls

Fabric balls

Let the kids run around the house (without worrying about the tree being knocked over!) with these soft, fabric balls. Whip one up now in time for Christmas.
See it here

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