Plushie - Mermaid
Small amount of flesh colored Poler fleece
Small amount of multi colored Poler fleece
Scraps of felt in white / blue / black. ( or you could use embroider the face pieces )
250 g of toy fill
This fre sewing pattern shows you how to sew a plushie or soft toy shaped like a mermaid.
Cut out all your pieces
the tail from the multi colored
The body and arms from the flesh colored
And the bikini in scraps from the multi colored
Sew your bikini to the top section of the body front and back
Then stitch the top to the bottom front piece and the back piece ,
Next stitch the front and back together with right side facing inwards leave a gap for turning and filling.
Stitch around the arms, right side facing inwards, leave a gap for turning and filling.
Once they are filled close up the gap and stitch them in place.
Cut very thin strips for the hair I used the edging of the Poler fleece, which is usually trimmed off this seams to curl better.( if you do not have the color you need, you can use
To finish off put your face features on.
That's it ( very easy )
By Shellie Wilson. Shellie is the chief creative editor for Craftbits.