How to Make Felt Christmas Goodies

Felt is a popular craft fabric and there are many amazing designs to be made using it. For Christmas, it's ideal for decorations, gifts, and table pieces. This article collects together a number of ideas for using felt to celebrate your Christmas.

Steps

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    Use felt to make decorations. There are lots of decoration possibilities using felt. Some suggestions include:
    • Make miniature felt stockings.
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    • Make felt reindeer.
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    • Make felt Christmas tree lights.
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    • Make a felt gingerbread house.
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    • Make felt doves.
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    • Make felt hearts.
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    • Make felt stars.
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    • Make felt baubles.
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    • Make felt carol singers or choir boys.
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    • Make felt candy canes.
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    • Make felt mini gifts.
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    • Make felt angels.
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    Make felt stockings for Santa's goodies to be left in. Stockings have long been made from felt and the variations on designs are endless. It's a great way to use up scrap pieces of felt for the design.
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    Make gift packaging from felt. Make a felt gift cover that can be reused for other purposes after gifting, such as holding stationery, covering a book, holding bits and pieces, etc.
    • Make little felt bags to hold items like iPods, candies, and other small gifts.
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    • Read How to sew an ipod case for more ideas.
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    Make the Christmas tree skirt from felt. Felt is ideal for covering the base of the Christmas tree. Red felt is a good color for this purpose.
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    Make cards from felt. Use scrap pieces of felt to create Christmas designs on card that provide a lovely raised, tactile feel to the card.

Things You'll Need

  • Felt patterns
  • Felt
  • Sewing gear

Article Info

Categories: Christmas Decorations