felt stuffie garden snail

Snailed It!

This felt snail would make a fun addition to a felt veggie garden for kids. You can craft your own garden using the patterns from our felt root vegetables project as well as these garden signs and markers. We also have a felt watering can, a felt gnome, and some cute felt mushrooms you can make. All of these craft projects are perfect for pretend play, and you can even make a magical garden alphabet poster to hang in your little one’s room.

As with most of our 3D felt animals, this felt snail is somewhere between a beginner and intermediate project. We’d love to see your version of this felt craft, so be sure to share photos with us on our Facebook page for members or by using the hashtag #MadeWithLia on Instagram.

Skill level: Beginner-intermediate.

Embroidery stitches used: Blanket stitch, whip stitch, double running stitch, and backstitch. Want more guidance on these stitches? Check out our free embroidery guide.

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How to Make a Felt Snail

  1. Gather your craft tools and materials. Then download the pattern on the right hand side at the top of this post.
  2. Cut out felt according to pattern using a cutting machine with a rotary blade (optional) or scissors. 3
  3. Match up the edges and pin together a body piece with the underside, starting at the tail end of the snail’s body . Blanket stitch together using 1 strand of floss to match the felt.
  4. Continue to blanket stitch, following the curve up to the head.

Full tutorial available for members to download below.

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