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Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

I can’t resist sharing our felt crafts. Felt is a lovely material to work with and this felt 4th of July star ornament is something that all ages can make.

List of supplies:
Coloured felt fabrics
Pencil
Needle
Matching thread
Ribbon
Cotton
A pair of scissors
Black marker
Felt star ornament template 

How to make a felt 4th of July star ornament:

Print and cut out the free template patterns for the star ornament. The template includes star base shapes and smaller stars, hearts, and round shapes. Select white, blue, and red felt fabrics for this ornament.  Trace the ornament patterns on the selected felt fabrics and cut out the traced patterns with scissors.

Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

Place the 2-point part of the star shape on the star base cutout.

Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

Place the small round shapes on the 2-point part.

Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

Use a matching thread (with the small round shapes) to stitch the round shapes with the base and the 2-point part together.

Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

Place the red strip cutouts on the intact part of the star base cutout.

Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

Fill the intact part of the star base with the red strips.

Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

Stitch the red strips with the star base.

Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

Trim the extra ends of the strips to align their outlines with the star base.

Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

Place the stitched star base with the other plain star base.

Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

Stitch around the sides to join both star bases. Keep a small opening to stuff the felt star with a small amount of cotton

Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

Stitch the open end to secure the stuffing. Create a small loop with a thin ribbon.

Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

Attach the ribbon loop on the backside of the felt star to complete the ornament.

Felt 4th of July Star Ornament

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