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How to stuff your toy
How to stuff your toy
  1. Work with small pieces of stuffing to produce fewer lumps.

  2. Stuff extremities such as the hooves first. Use a tool like a knitting needle, pencil, dowel or stuffing fork for hard to reach areas.

  3. Pack the filling tightly and close the openings with a ladder stitch.

  4. An easy method to weigh down a toy is to use sand. Sew a small cloth pouch on three sides (double-sew the seams to be safe) and fill with fine grain sand. Securely sew the opening closed, then nestle the bag in wool stuffing before placing inside the toy.

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