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How do you make a fabric pumpkin?

How do you make a fabric pumpkin?

Make sure to choose a piece of clothing that has a wide, flat section so there is ample room to lay the template.

  1. Choose Your Fabric. Fabric pumpkins can be created using new fabric or recycled pieces of clothing.
  2. Cut Out Fabric.
  3. Start Stitching.
  4. Stuff the Pumpkin.
  5. Stitch the Pumpkin Top Together.

How much fabric do I need to make a fabric pumpkin?

Part 1

  1. Cut out a fabric rectangle on the bias that’s twice as long as it is wide. (We used 5-by-10-inch, 8-by-16-inch, and 11-by-22-inch pieces for our three pumpkin sizes.)
  2. Turn pouch right side out; stuff with batting.
  3. For stem, cut out 2 stem-size pieces of fabric.

How do you make a cloth covered pumpkin?


  1. Remove top stem.
  2. Cut fabric into 36 Strips that are 1”x11”
  3. Trim both ends of the fabric to an angle.
  4. Start layering Fabric Strips onto pumpkin by placing mod podge on the pumpkin, then add fabric strip, then mod podge over the top of the fabric.
  5. Keep layering around the pumpkin until its covered.

How do you make a fabric size 3 pumpkin?


  1. Step 1: Cut Fabric. After you downloaded and cut out your pumpkin pattern.
  2. Step 2: Cut Felt. If you’re using a felt leaf on your pumpkin, you’ll want to cut out the felt leaf as well.
  3. Step 3: Sew Pumpkin Pieces.
  4. Step 4: Stuff the Pumpkin.
  5. Step 5: Add Tufting.
  6. Step 6: Attach Leaf & Stem.

How do you cover a faux pumpkin with fabric?

Using one-inch artist brush, apply a small amount of decoupage medium to surface of artificial pumpkin. Press a strip of fabric into wet glue. Immediately brush over fabric with a generous amount of decoupage medium until fabric is fully saturated. Brush more medium on pumpkin next to fabric strip that was just glued.

How do you cover a dollar store pumpkin with fabric?


  1. Start by removing the flowers and stem on top of the pumpkin.
  2. Then use pointed scissors to cut a hole in the pumpkin top.
  3. Cut a square of fabric, then start to tuck it into the hole in the top of the foam pumpkin.
  4. Replace the plastic dollar store stem and flowers with a twig and a small sprig of greenery.

How do you make fake pumpkin decorations?

There are many pumpkin decorations for sale in stores during the fall, but you can make your own for a fraction of the price. Use paper mache, which involves applying strips of paper and glue to build up a solid surface. You can even paint a face onto the finished pumpkin to turn it into a jack-o-lantern.

How to make an easy fabric pumpkin?

Start by collecting the materials and equipment you will need to create the pumpkins: Draw out the pattern on paper or card for ease.

  • Small: Height 5″ (12.5cm),Width 10″ (25cm)
  • Medium: Height 7″ (18cm),Width 14″ (36cm)
  • How to make easy fabric Pumpkins?

    steps to make a fabric pumpkin with a real stem. First of all, I cut a large square from the scrap fabric. Obviously, the larger the square, the larger the pumpkin. I cut my square about 30″ and it made about a 15″ size pumpkin. So, just cut your square any size you like. Next, you want to fill your square with polyfil.

    How do you make a pumpkin out of fabric?

    scrap piece of fabric

  • felt
  • twine or jute
  • scissors
  • wine cork
  • scrap paper
  • needle&thread
  • hot glue gun&glue stick
  • How to make DIY fabric?

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  • In a separate dish add 3 cups of vinegar.
  • Stir the conditioner into the vinegar.
  • Pour it into the jug with the water.
  • Shake it gently to mix
  • Add 2 or 3 tablespoons to every load of laundry.