A Cat as Neck Rest made from Organic Design Fabric

A Cat as Neck Rest made from Organic Design Fabric

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This neck rest in the shape of a sleeping cat is made from organic Vivi Gade design cotton fabric (design collection). Black yarn is used for embroidering the eyes onto the appliqued cat's head and the neck rest is filled with polyester wadding.

Guide step 1
1.
Print and cut out the template, available as a separate pdf file for this idea. Draw the template onto the fabric. Include a 1cm seam allowance all the way around each part. NB. Do not include any seam allowance for the applique on the cat's head.
Guide step 2
2.
Iron vliesofix onto the inner side of the chosen design fabrics intended for the cat's head.
Guide step 3
3.
Draw the parts for the applique onto the fabric with the ironed on vliesofix. Cut out the parts and iron them onto the outer side of the fabric intended for the cat's head.
Guide step 4
4.
Complete the applique with zig-zag stitches all the way around the edge.
Guide step 5
5.
Sew the cat's ears together, outer side against outer side, apart from the horizontal side at the bottom. Turn inside out and press with an iron.
Guide step 6
6.
Attach each ear at the top between the two pieces of fabric that make up the head. These two pieces are arranged outer side against outer side. Sew together but make sure to leave an opening at the bottom for turning inside out.
Guide step 7
7.
Fill the head with polyester wadding and close the hole with back stitches sewn by hand. Use black yarn for embroidering the eyes.
Guide step 8
8.
Arrange the parts for the cat's body outer side against outer side and sew together. Leave a 10cm opening on the cat's back and turn the cat inside out.
Guide step 9
9.
Fill the cat's body with polyester wadding. Close the hole with back stitches.
Guide step 10
10.
Sew the head onto the body with a needle and thread.
Template
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