Fabric Chicks with long Legs from neon-coloured Macramé Cord

Fabric Chicks with long Legs from neon-coloured Macramé Cord

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These chicks are made from Vivi Gade design cotton fabric (the Paris series). They have felt beaks and long legs made from neon-coloured macramé cord. They are filled with polyester stuffing and wooden beads are tied onto the macramé cord for feet.

Guide step 1
1.
To make three chicks, cut three 7x14cm pieces of design fabric.
Guide step 2
2.
Cut three beaks from a 9x2.5cm piece of black felt. Double over the felt lengthwise and cut diagonally into triangles.
Guide step 3
3.
Double over each piece of design fabric lengthwise, outer side against outer side. Place the felt beak inside the doubled-over fabric, near the fold in the middle. Fold to make a 7mm seam at both sides at the bottom.
Guide step 4
4.
Sew the fabric together at both sides and turn inside out.
Guide step 5
5.
Fill with polyester stuffing.
Guide step 6
6.
Make a seam (folding inwards) all the way around the opening. Cut a piece of macramé cord to your desired length. Double over and place the middle inside the chick. Sew the opening together.
Guide step 7
7.
Cut a piece of macramé cord, double it over and sew the middle of the cord onto the top middle of the chick for hanging.
Guide step 8
8.
Eyes for the chick: use mercerised cotton yarn to embroider a triple cross on each side of the chick's head, near the beak.
Guide step 9
9.
Feet for the chick: Thread a wooden bead onto each leg and tie a knot.

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