Tuck teeth awaiting pickup by the tooth fairy into this simple-to-sew pillow.
Read step by step instructions after the video.

What you need


How to do it

Part 1

Step 1

Print tooth template on card stock and cut out shape.

Step 2

Trace shape onto white felt with a water-soluble marking pen, and cut shape from felt.

Step 3

Embroider face onto tooth with black embroidery floss. The eyes are French knots (get the French knot how-to); the mouth is created with a backstitch (get the backstitch how-to).

Step 4

Cut two pieces of 9-by-9-inch fabric. Hoop one piece of fabric in an embroidery hoop, and pin tooth in center.

Step 5

Hand-stitch around the edge of the tooth with white thread, leaving the top open so the tooth becomes a pocket.

Step 6

Remove fabric from hoop and place appliqued side down on other square of fabric. Pin in place. Sew pieces together around edges with a 1/4-inch seam allowance, leaving a 4-inch opening for turning right side out.

Step 7

Trim corners of seam allowance and turn right side out. Stuff with batting and hand-stitch opening closed.


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