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Plush Thanksgiving Turkey Decoration
I really wanted to make something cute and adorable for Thanksgiving. I found this adorable pattern and tackled the project. My Grand Gobbler is so adorable I love him!

Based on the pattern I found at:
http://www.sewing.org/html/grand_gobbler.html
http://www.sewing.org/files/project/grand_gobbler_pattern.pdf

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  • How to make a chicken plushie. Grand Gobbler - Step 1
    Step 1

    Trace the patterns from the pattern section and cut as indicated.

    To make each turkey section, align and pin the matching felt pieces.

  • How to make a chicken plushie. Grand Gobbler - Step 2
    Step 2

    Outer tail: Cut 2!

  • How to make a chicken plushie. Grand Gobbler - Step 3
    Step 3

    Use brown floss to stitch each tail and gold floss to stitch the body

    Inner tale: Cut 2!

  • How to make a chicken plushie. Grand Gobbler - Step 4
    Step 4

    body: Cut 2!

  • How to make a chicken plushie. Grand Gobbler - Step 5
    Step 5

    Wings: Cut 4!

  • How to make a chicken plushie. Grand Gobbler - Step 6
    Step 6

    Beak & Wattle: Cut 1 each

  • How to make a chicken plushie. Grand Gobbler - Step 7
    Step 7

    Blanket Stitch

    With thread below
    the needle; up at 1,
    down at 2, up at 3.
    Pull through.

  • How to make a chicken plushie. Grand Gobbler - Step 8
    Step 8

    Work blanket stitches around each section with three strands of floss.

    Lightly stuffing each section with fiberfill as you work

  • How to make a chicken plushie. Grand Gobbler - Step 9
    Step 9

    The outer wing Stuffed and ready!

  • How to make a chicken plushie. Grand Gobbler - Step 10
    Step 10

    Use hot glue gun to glue eyes, beak and wattle to the face of the body.

    Use your strip of fabric and tie a bow, put a "V" shape on the ends. Hot glue bow to body at neck.

    Hot glue buttons to body.

  • How to make a chicken plushie. Grand Gobbler - Step 11
    Step 11

    *Use brown floss to work stitches around each wing; do not stuff.

    On a flat surface, align the two tails and body upright; pin in place.

    Pin the wings behind the body with pointed ends down and round ends even with the neck.

    Hot Glue wings to body.

  • How to make a chicken plushie. Grand Gobbler - Step 12
    Step 12

    Hot glue the body and wings to the small tail, and the small tail to the large tail, removing pins as each section is glued

  • How to make a chicken plushie. Grand Gobbler - Step 13
    Step 13

    Once all pieces are hot glued together, you have an adorable Thanksgiving Turkey!

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Happy-Go-Lucky
Happy-Go-Lucky · Nawur, Bamiyan, AF · 8 projects
so cute!
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