DIY Fabric Pumpkin Wreath

DIY Fabric Pumpkin Wreath
Materials

Materials

  • 0.9m fabric (we used 0.3m from 3 different fabrics)
  • 1 embroidery floss
  • Large embroidery hoop (10″)
  • Brown felt sheet
  • Ribbon
  • Polyester fill
  • Hot glue + glue gun
  • Hand sewing needle + thread

Instructions

Step 1

1.Using the pattern provided cut out 12 rectangles on the bias.

2.Fold the rectangle right sides together so the short ends meet. Stitch the short ends together with a 1/4″ seam allowance and press open.

Step 3

3. Sew a gathering stitch 1/4″ in from the bottom edge. Sew a second row 3/8″ from the bottom edge. Do not backstitch.

Step 4

4. Pull your two gathering threads tight together to gather the edge of the pumpkin.

Step 5

5. Hand stitch the gathers so there is no gap or hole in the bottom of the pumpkin.

Step 6

6. Turn right sides out. Stuff the pumpkin with polyester fill, just enough so you can still sew the gathering stitches on the other side.

Step 7

7. Repeat steps 3-5 with the top edge adding stuffing as you go to fill the pumpkin.

Step 8

8. Using embroidery thread create the grooves of the pumpkin by threading through the top and then the bottom of the pumpkin pulling tight enough to create an indent.

Step 9

9. Cut a rectangle 1″x1″ from brown felt for the stem and roll into a cylinder. Glue in place.

Step 10

10. Glue the felt stem on top of the pumpkin.

11. Glue your pumpkins to a large embroidery hoop adding ribbon and decoration as desired.

12. Add ribbon and display.

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