Have a friend whose birthday is coming and you don’t know what to gift him/her? What about a cute handmade plushie of their favorite character?
Today, as the title suggests, we are making piyo! Here’s the link we got inspiration from, we loved their totoro plushie so much that we will be making one soon I think!
Let’s get our Piyo Piyo affair started!
1. Download Piyo Piyo template
2. Yellow, Orange and Black Felt
3. Orange and Black Thread
8. Fabric Glue
9. Marker / Pencil
Step 1: Print and cut out the Piyo Template
Step 4: Use the fabric glue to stick the eyes, and mouth
Step 5: Sew 4 tiny stitches (2 on each side) on the cheek
Step 6: Sew legs and hands on traced line leaving an opening at bottom for stuffing
Step 7: Turn pieces inside out and stuff each piece with cotton
Step 8: Take the back side of body and place down. Take the stuffed hands and place them upside down at the top of body. Align accordingly and pin pieces together
Step 9: Here is the fun part! Turn body inside out and stuff. Remember to fill the bottom with more cotton so that it sits better
Step 10: Sew up openings on body and legs with orange thread using a hidden stitch
Step 11: Sew legs onto body using a whip or hidden stitch
Step 12: Tah dah! You are done! Give the Piyo Piyo a good hug!