gingerbread animal ornaments
It’s Baking Cats and Dogs

Have fun with felt and craft a few of these adorable gingerbread animal ornaments. We’ve created a step-by-step photo tutorial to make your crafting even simpler. For help sewing French knots, watch our helpful video tutorial below. Make a few of these cuties for your own tree or craft some to be given as gifts!

Crafting Tip: New to crafting felt animal stuffies and want to learn more? Take our mini course, 8 Easy Steps to Create Any Felt Stuffie.

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  1. Gather the tools and materials listed above.
  2. Cut your felt according to the pattern.
  3. Whip stitch the icing onto the heads and the tail of the cat (see embroidery guide for reference). Mirror this for the back sides.
  4. Next, whip stitch on the eyes and blush cheeks.

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