Felt Santa Sleigh
Cord or edging (optional)
This Christmas craft shows you how to make a Christmas santa sleigh decoration using card and felt. The sleigh shape below can be adjusted to create anysized sleigh for tabl decorations to gift baskets.
Use the diagram to cut out your pieces.
Using felt - Cut 4 side pieces 2 underneath pieces
Using card - Cut 2 side pieces 1 underneath piece.
Stitch the card pieces inside the felt pieces, using a blanket stitch Then stitch the underneath section to the sides again with a blanket stitch.
Put your own artistic touch to it by decorating it with novelties , beads or fabric paint.
It makes a nice table decoration ,to display nuts, serviette holder, or fill with chocolates, perfume, or soaps to give as a gift. To make the serviette holder you can make the underneath section narrower, to keep them together.
By Shellie Wilson. Shellie is the chief creative editor for Craftbits.