The Kunin Group Felt Spider Pillow

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by Debra Quartermain, The Kunin Group

The Kunin Group Felt Spider Pillow

We love the shape of this spider-themed pillow!

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Instructions

  • 1
    Download and print project template and refer to as needed throughout project.
  • 2
    Cut two spider pillow pieces. Cut six strips of Black felt that are 1/4 inch x 9 inch each.
  • 3
    Glue Black strips from center extending 1 inch beyond each pillow point.
  • 4
    Position the trim 1 inch from edge beginning at a Black strip, then glue around the pillow joining ends and cut. Repeat with second row.
  • 5
    Cut a 2 inch circle at center of spider pillow front.
  • 6
    With wrong sides of spider pillow pieces together, top stitch 1/2 inch from edge completely around pillow.
  • 7
    Stuff pillow through center opening, pushing stuffing into points first. Sew opening shut.
  • 8
    Cut out two spider pieces. Cut out one 2 inch circle. Cut three chenille stems in half.
  • 9
    With spider pieces together, topstitch.
  • 10
    Stuff spider. Glue circle over spider opening. Glue eyes onto center front of spider.
  • 11
    Bend chenille stem legs into accordian shape. Make three tiny holes each on opposite edges of spider back. Glue ends of legs into holes.
  • 12
    Bring needle from back of pillow through to center front and through back of spider. Take stitch back down through spider and pillow. Pull thread tight to indent spider into pillow and tie ends securely.

Project Details

  • Level:intermediate
  • Time:1 hour

Project Supplies

  • 9 inch x 12 inch Felt Sheet Black (2)
  • 1/2 yard Coordinating Halloween-Themed Printed Felt
  • Nicole™ Crafts Wiggle Round Eyes 10 mm 100 pc. 104233379
  • Nicole™ Crafts Trim-it 3 foot Rick Rack Black 104788014
  • Fairfield Processing Poly-fil Fiber 12 oz. 104236978
  • Nicole™ Crafts Chenille Stems 6 mm 25 pc. White 104277475
  • Beacon FABRIC-TAC Permanent Adhesive 8 oz. 104148492
  • Coats & Clark Dual Duty XP All Purpose Thread 250 yard Black 104498366
  • Iron
  • Pins
  • Ruler
  • Scissors
  • Sewing Machine
  • Needle
Download Project Template