=4 x A4 papir
you will need:
2x main fabric for the chicken + 2x fusable interfacing
1x main fabric for the bottom of the chicken + 1x fusable interfacing
4x wing fabric +2x fusable interfacing
2 x lining for the chicken + 2x fusable interfacing
1x lining for the bottom + 1x fusable interfacing
2x padding for chicken
1x padding for bottom
2x padding for wings
buttons for eyes
iron on the fusable interfacing to the back of every piece of fabric mentioned.
sew together 1x main fabric(w interfacing) 1x padding and 1x lining (w.interfacing)
pin together all the way
trim edges with pinking shears
Sew together 1x wing w interfacing, 1x wing w NO interfacing and 1x padding
leave an opening to turn the inside out
close the opening and add two seams for wings.
Sew together comb, beak and wittler front facing
Here are all parts ready
Add wings to both sides
place the template for the hole on ONE side. and make sure the wing covers it.
sew as shown here
Cut on the inside of the seam with a pinkie shear
Add binding with sewline glue!! GENIOUS!!
Stitch on the outer edge
VOILA!!! A hidden opening.
Pin the bottom to the body starting at the end of the tail(?) and sew
This is how it should look now.
Pin or clamp the other body part to the half done chicken and sew as shown
add some cushion filling to the whittler
Plase comb, beak and whittler between the head layers. Pin and sew together.
Turn the chicken right side out throug the wing hole and add filling to head and tail.
Make a cushion 22cm dia,
Add filling and close. Place inside chicken
Add some black buttons for eyes.