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make your own little birdy to tell your secrets to.
So we all need a little friend for telling our secrets to and what better than a little birdy. I can't really own birds but I think the image of birds are cute so I came up with the idea to make one. I hope you have fun making your own friend, and please post pics!

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  • How to make a bird plushie. A Little Bird Told Me  - Step 1
    Step 1

    get your fabric prepped. I always iron my fabric before I start it makes for a better cut.

  • How to make a bird plushie. A Little Bird Told Me  - Step 2
    Step 2

    next cut out shape of bird. I though of it like a bean shape but rather than being all the way round it had a point at one end for the tail.

  • How to make a bird plushie. A Little Bird Told Me  - Step 3
    Step 3

    Now take out your second fabric. the one that you will be doing the beak and wings. Now cut out a square for the beak. fold that square in half and hand sew it close so it makes a triangle.

  • How to make a bird plushie. A Little Bird Told Me  - Step 4
    Step 4

    From the same fabric cut out two little wings.

  • How to make a bird plushie. A Little Bird Told Me  - Step 5
    Step 5

    now figure out where you want your button eyes on your little birdy, and sew them on both pieces.

  • How to make a bird plushie. A Little Bird Told Me  - Step 6
    Step 6

    now sew the wings on both sides

  • How to make a bird plushie. A Little Bird Told Me  - Step 7
    Step 7

    now pin right sides together, but while your ding this also pin the beak facing in wards so it will be sewn into the seam.

  • How to make a bird plushie. A Little Bird Told Me  - Step 8
    Step 8

    start sewing, and remember to leave a small opening to pull threw.

  • How to make a bird plushie. A Little Bird Told Me  - Step 9
    Step 9

    now time to pull threw. I just stick my fingers in and just start pulling gently.

  • How to make a bird plushie. A Little Bird Told Me  - Step 10
    Step 10

    If every thing pulled threw right and looks fine you can begin stuffing. Though make sure ever thing is staying all well.

  • How to make a bird plushie. A Little Bird Told Me  - Step 11
    Step 11

    now sew your little birdy up and your good to go.

  • How to make a bird plushie. A Little Bird Told Me  - Step 12
    Step 12

    Take lots of pictures and show me your little birdy.

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Cat Queen
Cat Queen · 5 projects
i love the idea!! if i make 1 i will post my pics!! Happy
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