Plushie - Russian Matryoshka Doll Cushion
red / green / white Felt
Small scraps of felt in grey / red / black / yellow
This pattern shows you how to sew an adorable Russian doll which can be made large /23inch or 52cm or smaller 6inch 12cm in size. You can use it as a cushion,cuddle toy and small pram doll.
Large Pattern (23 inch/52cm)
Small Pattern (6 inch/12cm)
Cut out all you pieces from the templates
Save all you scraps for appliqué on the apron.
Begin with the apron appliqué your decoration on to the apron, this can be done either by hand sewing or machine.
Then sew the two scarf ties on in the position as directed
Now stitch this on to the bottom half of the body, and set aside.
Now sew the face on to your white circle .
Pin your face into place on the top of the head and sew around
Sew the back head and body together . With right side facing inwards, sew both pieces together leave a gap for turning and filling, once you have filled her nice and firm sew up the gap.
By Shellie Wilson. Shellie is the chief creative editor for Craftbits.