Sewing Savvy Newsletter

SELECT AN ISSUE:
Editor's
Introduction
Sewing News,
Tips & Advice
Free Sewing
Projects
Notes From the Sewing Room
Free Sewing
Projects

Doorway Ornaments

Click here for larger image.

Supplies

  • Wool-blend felt: green, red and other desired color
  • Steam a Seam2™ fusible web
  • Heavy-weight craft fusible interfacing
  • Glue
  • Sewing machine and basic sewing supplies
  • Embellishments: ornament hangers, keyhole, glitter snow, mini florals, ribbon, etc.

Directions

  1. Press fusible web to the back of the green felt and cut out using the patterns and/or measurements provided. Note: All measurements are in inches.
  2. Cut out two rectangles from the red felt using the pattern and/or measurements provided.
  3. Place the ornament front on a flat pressing surface; press pattern pieces to the front in the following order:
    1. Door frame
    2. Door
    3. Window
    4. Door panels
    5. Mat
  4. Topstitch around each of the pattern pieces using an accent color of thread.
  5. Cut a rectangle of fusible interfacing using the pattern or measurements given for the ornament. Trim 1/8 inch from the bottom and one side of the interfacing piece. Note: This is done so that the interfacing does not show along the sides of the ornament once completed.
  6. Press interfacing centered on the back of the stitched ornament.
  7. Cover the interfacing with the remaining red rectangle of felt. Topstitch around the outside edge of the ornament through all layers
  8. Attach ornament hangers and embellish doorway as desired.

Copyright © 2012 Annie's. All rights reserved

Cart-At-A-Glance Your shopping cart is empty. Checkout