Tutorial: Le Petit Poulet
Fabric hanging eggs
- Fabric – charm squares or 5″x5″ square fabrics
- Thread/Embroidery Floss
- Sewing machine (optional)
- Pencil/fabric pen
- Egg template
Click for my Egg Template
a) Print out Egg template, glue to card & cut out.
b) Using Bondaweb (or hand baste) two 5″x5″ pieces of fabric together, wrongs sides facing.
Using either a pencil or fabric pen
a) Draw 4 x eggs on each 5″x5″ square piece of fabric.
b) Scissor cut your eggs
c) Finger fold each egg in half length side
Using two threads of embroidery floss,
a) Hand/machine sew 2x eggs together – starting from the base of the egg
b) Double stitch tops of the eggs to secure
c) Leave a 3-4 inches of thread
N.B To join the eggs;
tie a knot at the end of your floss, & make the first stitch in your base
from the inside of the egg – it helps to hide the knot.