Sew Toy

Posts By: Maya


In love with all kinds of crafts, toy making is my new passion. It connects me with the kid in me.


By on September 16, 2015

Spread the love“I always wanted to learn to sew; I just haven’t come around to it. It is hard to find an extra time for it, and I just don’t want to spend too much money on a course.” Do

Sew Totoro with this simple free pattern & tutorial

By on September 7, 2015

Spread the loveDo you know Totoro? Do you know the cute character from the Japanese fantasy film My Neighbor Totoro? The film was released back in 1988, but even today’s kids worldwide love this cute character and enjoy the fantasy


By on August 27, 2015

Spread the loveThe block was my first idea that came to my mind when my ten years old son came to me with a wish to sew something that wouldn’t be flat, but more 3D. Blocks sewing is as a


By on August 22, 2015

Spread the loveBefore you can sew your first toy, you need to learn the basic stitches. Even if your sewing machine will do majority of the work, these stitches you will need to know to make all details for your

How to enjoy easy sewing projects for kids

By on August 6, 2015

Spread the loveThere is a lot of easy sewing projects for kids out there, projects where you can share your love and passion for sewing with your kids. How to start? Sewing with children can be challenging since they can’t

Soft Bat Toy Plushie – DIY tutorial

By on September 12, 2012

Spread the loveMy older one loves bats. He likes to draw bats, he likes to read books about them and he likes to watch them on TV. This little creatures really fascinate him. It really is cute, how he asks

Free sew giraffe toy tutorial

Sew Giraffe Toy As a Baby Gift

By on September 3, 2012

Spread the loveMy good friend just had a baby. I decided to sew something for a little boy, something small, that he will be able to hold in his little hands and put in his mouths without worries. Only safe

Apropriate for beginners and children, hours of fun making them and playing with them

Finger puppets that are fun to make and fun to play with – free tutorial

By on August 24, 2012

Spread the love Finger puppets are a great way to make your children busy. Firstly they will have a lot of fun making this finger puppets and secondly they will love playing with them. Believe me, they will be so

Free sewing tutorial for teddy bear

The cuttest teddy bear – Free sewing tutorial

By on August 20, 2012

Spread the loveWho didn’t have his own teddy bear as a child? I did. His name is Bruno and today my little ones are playing with him and I still love him just as much. My youngest one shares my

Why felt is my first choice for beginners learning to sew?

By on August 3, 2012

Spread the loveFor me with no doubt in mind this would be felt. Felt is a non-woven fabric that is produced by matting, condensing and pressing woolen fibers. What is so special about this fabric? Why I find it perfect

Transfering Patterns to the Fabric for Smaller Children

By on July 30, 2012

Spread the loveTransfering patterns to the fabric is suitable even for the youngest children. My four year old love it, because it is fun, he can play with the chalk and the resauls are fast and somehow magic.   This

How to sew PERFECT plushie feet!

By on July 26, 2012

Spread the loveNeed some help for sewing softies’ feet, because your foot pads always end up with pinching or puckering on the seams, no matter what you do? Picture from Funky Friends Factory  I love to sew and my latest passion

Sew a Happy Soft Colorful Ball – free tutorial

By on July 23, 2012

Spread the love Soft, colorful balls of all sizes, materials and colors. They are cute. They are handy. They are so easy to make. I just love them. This free sew tutorial with a pattern is appropriate for beginners. Just

Sewing Soft Toys Closed Using the Ladder Stitch

By on July 21, 2012

Spread the loveEver wondered how to close the toy so that stitches would not be visable? Ladder stitch is the answer you were looking for. Spread the love

Sock Monkey

By on July 21, 2012

Spread the loveVery simpl free tutorial about how to sew the cuttest monkey from the socks. Very easy and fun, appropriate for beginners. You will find free pattern and tutorial on Craft Passion. To make it even more fun, here