The Kunin Group Felt Halloween Bat Magnet

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by Debra Schmitz, The Kunin Group

The Kunin Group Felt Halloween Bat Magnet

Great for hanging things on your refrigerator and desk around Halloween!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Download and print project template and refer to as needed throughout project.
  • 2
    Iron a 3 inch x 7 inch piece of iron-on adhesive onto the Black felt. Cut out 1 bat using the template.
  • 3
    Iron a 3 inch x 7 inch piece of iron-on adhesive onto the back of the print Green fabric. Cut out 2 strips of fabric that are 1 inch x 7 inch each.
  • 4
    Cut out 2 pieces of Dark Purple felt that are 3 inch x 6-1/2 inch each.
  • 5
    Iron the strips of the fabric onto the front of the Dark Purple felt as shown.
  • 6
    Iron the bat in place on the front of the Black felt over the fabric strips.
  • 7
    With 3 strands of Black embroidery floss, blanket-stitch along the edges of the fabric strips, top and bottom.
  • 8
    Blanket-stitch around the bat with 3 strands of Medium Lavender embroidery floss. Stitch a smile on the face of the bat. Stitch the 6 buttons to the wings of the bat as shown.
  • 9
    Glue the wiggle eyes in place. Cut out 2 Black eyelids using the template piece and then glue them in place.
  • 10
    Iron a 3 inch x 6-1/2 inch piece of iron-on adhesive onto the remaining 3 inch x 6-1/2 inch Dark Purple felt piece. Iron the front and back of the bat banner together.
  • 11
    Blanket-stitch around the outside edge of the bat banner with 3 strands of the Medium Lavender embroidery floss.
  • 12
    Cut a 4 inch piece of magnetic tape. Glue the magnet to the back top of the bat banner.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • 9 inch x 12 inch Felt Sheet Black
  • 9 inch x 12 inch Felt Sheet Dark Purple
  • 3 inch x 7 inch Piece of Printed Green Fabric
  • 9 inch x 12 inch Iron On Adhesive that is 2 inch Thick
  • DMC #117 Six-Strand Embroidery Floss 310 Black
  • DMC #117 Six-Strand Embroidery Floss Medium Lavender 104230523
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 10 mm 100 pc. 104233379
  • Nicole™ Crafts Magnets U Magnet Tape 1/2 inch x 25 yard 104147168
  • Beacon FABRIC-TAC Permanent Adhesive 8 oz. 104148492
  • Iron
  • Pins
  • Ruler
  • Scissors
  • Needle
Download Project Template