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Felt Christmas Trees

Because these trees have a simple shape, they are quickly sewn together and using felt will guarantee that they also will not fray. Once they are sewn, they are simple to assemble.



Felt Christmas Trees 1

For this project you will need:

- felt in color of choice (here green and beige felt were used)
- rotary cutter
- cutting mat
- quilters ruler or metal straight edge ruler to cut against
- cardboard box like a cereal box
- sewing thread matching the felt
- sewing machine
- batting
- wooden stars embellished with fabric matching the trees
- wooden dowel or stick with a diameter of 4 mm and a length of about 13 cm
- tree slices about 4-5 mm thick and 5 cm in diameter
- craft glue
- drill with 4 mm bit

Craft Pattern:

Felt Christmas Tree Template

Felt Christmas Tree Template






Tutorial - Felt Christmas Tree 1
1. Print out the pattern so that the height of the tree is 14 cm and create a permanent template out of cardboard. Then cut out two 10x15 cm rectangles out of the felt and place them on top of each other. Place the template on the felt and then the ruler exactly on the edge of the tree and cut the shape out. Repeat for the two remaining sides.

Tutorial - Felt Christmas Tree 2
2. Then sew the two long sides together. The bottom remains open for the time being.

Tutorial - Felt Christmas Tree 3
3. Stuff the tree with batting. Spread glue on one end of the stick and place it inside the bottom of the tree, centered. About 4 cm of the stick should remain visible.

Tutorial - Felt Christmas Tree 4
4. Sew now both bottom edges as far as you can until you reach the stick.

Tutorial - Felt Christmas Tree 5
5. Drill a 4 mm hole in the center of the wood slice.

Tutorial - Felt Christmas Tree 6
6. Press the stick into the hole so that the bottom of the stick reaches the bottom of the hole. It is not necessary to glue the stick because the hole and stick are both 4 mm and the stick fits tightly into the hole. If it should wobble, you can add glue if you want.

Tutorial - Felt Christmas Tree 7
7. Glue embellishments onto the tree as you like.




Felt Christmas Trees 2

Felt Christmas Tree
Close-up of one of the trees

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