A small mouse can be sewn very quickly if you follow all the steps in the right sequence and prepare the necessary materials in advance. Often small toys are made from sheets of felt. It is a soft and warm material, pleasant to the touch and easy to sew. You do not have to process the edges of the fabric, since the threads on the cut of the felt do not split. Small elements: eyes, mouth, mustache and ears - can generally be glued with hot glue. They will be perfectly fixed.
If you will make a mouse out of felt according to a pattern for a child to play, then it is better to use a nylon thread to fasten the parts. It is advisable not to give such small toys to a baby under 3 years old so that he does not tear off the buttons of his eyes and put them in his nose or ear.
Such cute mice, as in the main photo in the article, can be used not only for children's fun. It is interesting to attach them as a decor to a bag, backpack or wallet, to wear with keys in the form of a keychain, to give your favorite kitten for fun.
In the article, we will consider an easy pattern of a mouse for sewing toys with a detailed description of the implementationwork. You can use felt sheets of all shades of gray. Rodent ears are often made pink. The fabric versions of the toy also look great. It is advisable to use cotton or linen, the fabric of which does not stretch and is easy to sew.
To sew a toy animal, you only need to draw a few details. Two of them are the same - for the sides. They look like a semicircle with a decrease in the size of the arc towards the muzzle of the rodent. The shape of the bottom resembles a drop.
The same circles are drawn for the ears, a thin corner is cut off on them. This is necessary to give them volume. As you can see, the sides of the mouse pattern are the same, so you can use one template to cut out the part. The length of the straight line of side A and B is equal to the length of the center line of the bottom. You can use different sizes, depending on the version of the craft. It is better for a child to make a big toy, and hang a small mouse on the keys.
For sewing, you will need threads of yarn for the tail, a sheet of felt, scissors, a glue gun, filler to add volume. In our case, sawdust and synthetic winterizer were used. A needle and thread are needed to stitch the details and make the nose. It is convenient to handle all seams with shiny floss.
As you can see, the mouse pattern is slightly different from the previous version. The bottom is pointed on both sides, and the bottom line of the sides is not even, but smoother. The ears are oval, with a cut bottom edge.
Sewing start withthe top seam, connecting the sides on the back of the mouse. Then the bottom is sewn on. Be sure to leave a hole for inserting the filler. When the synthetic winterizer is inserted, sew all the parts to the end.
When sewing a mouse according to a pattern with your own hands, the tail is made either from a braided pigtail thread or a piece of rope is used. So that it does not fall out through the threads of the seam, a knot is tied at its end, which is hidden inside the body of the rodent. The nose is done with stitches. A small fold is made on the ears, and then glued with a glue gun. To form the eyes, you can use half beads or black round buttons.
As you can see, sewing such a toy is not difficult, the main thing is to want to create with your own hands. You can assemble a mouse from the remaining shreds of any fabric, even in a flower or a cage. Try to make such a craft using the patterns and tips given in the article.