Need a cute and easy Spider Brooch accessory to complete your Halloween Costume? Or maybe add it as little decorative spiders around your home or porch. We made “large” hand sewn spiders a couple of weeks ago.. now let’s have a go at these oh so cute and easy Spider Brooch how to! How we love a Spider Craft for kids.
To make these Felt Spiders, you will need:
- Embroidery Thread
- 2 Buttons
- 4 Pipe Cleaners
- Safety Pin
How to sew a spider pin – quick and easy
Here is a quick overview of the craft, but do browse the step by step instructions below!
And here you have the make in more detail! Enjoy!
Step 1: Draw or trace two identical circles and two smaller circles. (We used recycled lids, approximately 3 inches and 1.5 inches each to trace.)
Step 2: Cut out the circles.
Step 3: Thread a needle with embroidery thread.
Step 4: Sew the four pipe cleaners to the center of one of the larger circles.
Step 5: Place the two larger circles, one on top of the other, and sew around the outer edge, leaving a small area unfinished for stuffing.
Step 6: Add stuffing and stitch closed.
Step 7: Sew two buttons for eyes onto one of the smaller circles.
Step 8: Sew the two smaller circles almost together, leaving a small space for stuffing.
Step 9: Add a small amount of stuffing and stitch closed.
Step 10: Sew the smaller circles to the larger circles.
Step 11: Sew a safety pin to the back of the spider.
Step 12: Fold the tips of the legs and bend center of the legs of the spider.
Halloween parties or just because – this accessory is just the thing to add a little bit of Halloween fun everyday!