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The tutorial for my Dottie.

Posted by Wouter from Haarlem, North Holland, The Netherlands • Published See Wouter's 13 projects »
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  • How to make a plushies & friends. The Dottie Tutorial - Step 1
    Step 1

    Print out this template. (Click on the image)

  • How to make a plushies & friends. The Dottie Tutorial - Step 2
    Step 2

    Using the template, cut two rings out of some thin cardboard.

  • How to make a plushies & friends. The Dottie Tutorial - Step 3
    Step 3

    Start twisting wool around the rings of cardboard.

  • How to make a plushies & friends. The Dottie Tutorial - Step 4
    Step 4

    Go on until you can't see the cardboard anymore (and a bit longer).

  • How to make a plushies & friends. The Dottie Tutorial - Step 5
    Step 5

    Move some of the wool to reveal the cardboard.

  • How to make a plushies & friends. The Dottie Tutorial - Step 6
    Step 6

    Stick the scissors in from the side.

  • How to make a plushies & friends. The Dottie Tutorial - Step 7
    Step 7

    Cut trough all the wool and tie a little string of wool around it, between the two rings.

  • How to make a plushies & friends. The Dottie Tutorial - Step 8
    Step 8

    Remove the rings

  • How to make a plushies & friends. The Dottie Tutorial - Step 9
    Step 9

    Move it around a bit in your hands to make it a little ball.

  • How to make a plushies & friends. The Dottie Tutorial - Step 10
    Step 10

    Stick eyes on it.

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Anjellee
Anjellee · Roma, Queensland, AU · 45 projects
How do i wrap it around the rings cause my wool cant fit through?
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Jordo
Jordo
awww him so c u t e =D
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Indefinitive
Indefinitive · Edmonton, Alberta, CA
I just finished making one, but instead of googly eyes, I put on different shaped buttons. I'll put up my version as soon as I get a picture of it.
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Miss Fit
Miss Fit · 7 projects
thats cool!! oh and opposites-girl, the dust balls are in spirited away and my neightbor totoro! i just realized that! i guess hayao has a thing for just balls!
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· Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, US · 23 projects
Hey Wouter! Thanks for posting the tutorial! Yeah! Now I can make one or two or three or ............ anything with goggle eyes are the BEST!
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Mrs Edward Cullen
Mrs Edward Cullen · Birmingham, England, GB · 12 projects
Aww, Im soooo Going to make one!!
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Hannah
Hannah · 2 projects
Cute! I'm so gonna make one!
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northernstar
northernstar · Flateyri, Westfjords, IS · 35 projects
Oh I love it! It's like the ash balls from Spirited Away Happy I just painted them complete with googly eyes onto my backpack! lol
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Alessandra S.
Alessandra S. · New York, New York, US
haha its a pompom with eyes.

so cute! ;D

lmaooo!
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