Cuddly Crabs

By  Catherine A. Winn 

size: 8"

  • Cuddly Crabs


  • Knit gloves, one pair: red or blue
  • Felt: red or blue
  • Fiberfill stuffing
  • Pom-poms, two
  • Wiggle eyes, two


  • Fabric glue or glue gun and sticks
  • Scissors
  • Ruler
  • 1. For each crab, stuff glove with fiberfill. Insert one glove into other glove at wrists with thumbs (claws) on same side. Glue gloves together (creating body).
  • 2. For shell, measure and cut 8" oval-shape from red or blue felt. Glue shell on top of body (leaving part of legs uncovered).
  • 3. Glue wiggle eyes on pom-poms and pom-poms on top of shell.
  • Tip
  • 1. Check out your local dollar store for stretch or knit gloves!