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Eggcellent cosies

Keep your eggs warm with these adorable egg cosies

Keep your eggs warm

You will need

  • Coloured felt squares for each cosy
  • White felt square
  • Button in contrast colour for each cosy
  • Perle #5 thread - white and colour to match felt
  • Pins
  • Scissors
  • Paper and pencil

Instructions:

  1. To create patterns, draw an egg shape on the paper with a wide flat bottom measuring 9cm across the base and 8cm high as shown in diagram and a simple flower shape. Cut out patterns.
  2. Using the patterns, cut out a front and back from coloured felt for the cosy and a white flower.
  3. Position flower on the front of the cosy with a button in the centre. Using contrast thread, sew the button to the flower at the same time sewing the flower to the cosy.
  4. Using white perle thread sew the inside edges and ends of the petals in place.
  5. Pin front and back of cosy together with the flower on the outside. Stitch together around the curved edge using a running stitch and white perle thread, leaving the bottom edge unstitched so cosy can be placed over boiled egg.
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