Now that the pattern is cut out, it’s time to start assembling.
Assembling the tote
- Place the felt pieces for the ears and tail together and pin them in place.
2. Use your sewing machine to stitch through the layers of the felt, sewing along the edges of the different layers.
You could also sew these by hand if you wanted.
3. Pin the head felt piece to the front of the canvas piece, the nose at the tip of the felt and the eyes on either side.
4. Stitch along the edges of the felt to secure them down to the front piece of the canvas tote.
Your canvas piece should piece 32″x11″.
5. Pin the tail piece to the back side of the tote bag, and stitch it down as pictured below.
I’ll be back soon with Part 3 of this Sew-Along, sharing how to finish up the tote bag!
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