Slug Sew a Softie

Slug Sew a Softie

Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 

We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. You can follow along at: Sew a Softie and #sewasoftie

Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing

Materials:

  • Two squares of purple felt 
  • Assorted colours of felt
  • White and black felt for the slug’s eyes
  • Needle 
  • Pink thread
  • Scissors
  • Pins
  • Stuffing 
  • Hot glue and glue gun

To make the slug:

Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing
  • Cut out the felt shapes.
  • Pin the front and back pieces together.
Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing
Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing
Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing
Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing
  • Sew a blanket stick around the slug.
Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing
Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing
  • Once you have sewn around both antennas and the eyes, fill each with stuffing. 
Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing
Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing
  • Leave a small gap near the end and fill the slug with stuffing.
  • Sew up the gap.
Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing
  • Glue on the eyes and mouth.
Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing
  • Glue on the assorted felt shapes to the bottom half of the slug’s body.
Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing

I hope you enjoyed this tutorial. If you’re looking for more sofite inspiration, check out Coloured Buttons

Feeling a bit sluggish today? While a slug may not be the cutest animal to make a soft toy from, this one was a big hit with my daughter. 
We are very excited to be part of this sew-a-softie series. Every day for the rest of the July, there will be one or more softie tutorials posted on the sew-a-softie Facebook page and on Instagram. #sewasoftie #kidscrafts #kidssewing

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