- two 8 x 10 or 20.3 cm x 25.4 cm of cotton fabric or other lightweight fabric of choice - two 8 mm wooden beads for the eyes - sewing thread matching the fabric - dried beans, dry rice, dried lentils, etc...
Click here >>> Bean Bag Animals to download the complete instructions and pattern for this project. Kids could also have lots of fun sewing these animals. The illustrations make the instructions very easy to follow and the patterns are simple to cut and sew.
The pattern for this project was found in the book Crab-Bags & Other Bean Beings created by author Margaret Park. This book is now available as a free e-book and has not only this crab, but 5 other easy to sew charming animals. Here you will find the Bean Bag Crab which is also made using the patterns. Below you will find the link to the site where the book can be downloaded from.
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