Some of the things I made for people this Christmas were felt because I’ve been having a lot of fun trying new designs with it. So here are a couple of things I made and quick instructions on how I did them.

This felt flower was quite simple but looks really pretty when worn ^_^

Felt Christmas Presents

Start off with a long rectangle, cut slits in like this:

Felt Christmas Presents

Turn the slits into petals and cut chunks out of the bottom …

Felt Christmas Presents

With a needle and thread run through each of the bumps once…

Felt Christmas Presents

Pull together and form a circle. Tie off ^_^

Felt Christmas Presents

String in some pearls and add a hair clip on the back, finished!

Felt Christmas Presents

Another hair clip/brooch/whatever. Simply done, cut out all the pieces…

Felt Christmas Presents

Stitch together then add something to the back to attach it… done 😀

Felt Christmas Presents

Lastly a very special pen case! Measure the pens and cut out around them, don’t forget the flap too!

Felt Christmas Presents

Cut out a top piece…

Felt Christmas Presents

Stitch up the sides and cut slits for the closure…

Felt Christmas Presents

Add some hearts and a ribbon and it’s done!

Felt Christmas Presents

Do you guys prefer made or bought presents?