Sashiko Appliqué Patch

If you are looking for a decorative way to mend a rip or hole in a garment or bag, you have come to the right place! In this post, I will show you how I used Sashiko to create a beautifully embroidered appliqué patch, which also reinforces the damaged fabric. Sashiko is a type of […]

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Graduation Cap for the Little Felt Owl

The Little Felt Owl sewing pattern now comes with patterns and instructions to make an optional graduation cap, designed especially for this wise bird! As you can see in the image above, the Little Felt Owl with the cap looks quite scholarly, making it a perfect handmade graduation gift or a teacher appreciation gift. It […]

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New Arrival: A Little Felt Sea Turtle

Due to the popularity of A Little Felt Turtle / Tortoise, Muumade is now happy to present its cousin, A Little Felt Sea Turtle! The Little Felt Sea Turtle’s sewing pattern & instructions are now available for immediate download from my Etsy shop. As always, I also prepared a blog page to share more about […]

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A New Muumade’s Tale

I just posted a new Muumade’s Tale, Some Bunny Loves You!. It is a stop motion video of the Little Felt Rabbit growing a carrot for someone special. You are more than welcome to share the video with people you love. You can also find it and other stories featuring Muumade’s animals under the Tales […]

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How to Make a DIY Face Puzzle

In this post you will learn how to make a DIY face puzzle. As in the image above, you can unleash your imagination and create realistic and/or fantastic facial features! You can color them with colored pencils or markers, paint them, or make them into collages! To help you get started, I prepared two FREE […]

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New Arrival: A Little Felt Turtle / Tortoise

A Little Felt Turtle / Tortoise sewing pattern & instructions is now ready for your next hand-sewing project! The finished Little Felt Turtle / Tortoise measures approximately 12 cm (4 3/4″) long and 7 cm (2 3/4″) high. It is the perfect size to fit into the palm of your hand. This downloadable item is […]

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Muumade Supports Marine Life

The Little Felt Octopus pictured here is very happy to report that a part of this year’s proceeds from your purchases of Muumade sewing patterns was donated to Oceana. Oceana is a leading organization focused solely on protecting and restoring our oceans and marine life. Their work is diverse, but here are a couple of […]

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Muumade’s Tales

I recently added a new section to this blog, called Muumade’s Tales. My plan is to post short stories and video clips that feature Muumade’s creatures in action! In fact, there is already one story available there for you to enjoy. Please go to the menu bar at the top of this page and click […]

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