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Illustrated Craft Tutorial - How to Sew a Baby Ball

This is a great way to use up scraps of fabric. Also try creating balls of different sizes for your child.



Fabric Ball 1

1. Create your template and trace around it on 6 pieces of fabric scraps. Be sure to lay the fabric on the grain.

Fabric Ball 2

2. These are the cut out pieces.

Fabric Ball 3

3. Pin the first 2 pieces together and then pin a third side right away to this piece.

Fabric Ball 4

4. Sew the first side with a 7mm or 1/4” margin, then sew the second side.

Fabric Ball 5

5. 1/2 of your ball is now completed. Repeat steps 1-4 again for the 2nd half using the same color order.

Fabric Ball 6

6. Once both halves are finished, pin one side of one half to one side of the other half. Make sure that the color order is correct. Sew these halves together.

Fabric Ball 7

7. Now pin the last side to the other side. Sew both sides together but leave an opening in the center for turning.

Fabric Ball 8

8. Turn your ball and stuff as desired.

Fabric Ball 9

9. Hand sew the opening closed.




Sewing Craft - How to Make a Fabric Baby Ball
Baby Ball Craft Project
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