Country Autumn Décor Crow


This whimsical character is something to crow about! While perfect for your summer décor, this sewn fabric crow is also a great addition to both autumn and Halloween displays.

Materials

  • Cotton fabrics: solid black, 3/8 yd.; white/black print, 1/4 yd.; gold print, scrap
  • Buttons, two each: white, 7/8”; black, 5/8”

Basic Supplies

scissors, ruler

Tools

  • Fiberfill stuffing
  • Sewing thread: black; white
  • Sewing needle
  • Straight pins
  • Iron and pressing board

Directions

  • Size
  • 1. Crow is approximately 15" tall.
  • Note
  • 1. Sew all seams with right sides together, using 1/4” seam allowance, pinning and pressing as needed.
  • Crow
  • 1. Print and cut out patterns. Cut two body shapes from solid fabric, two wing shapes from black/white print fabric, and two beak shapes from gold fabric.
  • 2. Sew body pieces together, leaving an opening between dots indicated on pattern. Trim seam at tip of tail. Turn crow right side out through opening. Stuff; hand sew opening closed.
  • 3. Sew wing and beak pieces together in same way as body. Hand sew assembled wing and beak to body.
  • 4. Use white thread to sew buttons on top of each other for eyes.

by Mary Ayres

Pattern - Crow Body

Pattern - Crow

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