Add some Christmas cheer to your table centrepiece with this "Belsnickle" style Santa doll pattern, by Julie O'Connor. Made of felt, this Santa is also light enough to be atop your Christmas tree, to watch over the festivity's proceedings. He could certainly become a Christmas tradition and keepsake for many generations.
Full materials list included in instructions
Pattern sheet is included with shapes included at full size, ready for tracing
A great way to use up scraps of wool felt for this project, due to the small size
Lots of clear instructions with helpful doll making pointers will help you throughout making the project
Makes a perfect gift for anyone who loves decorative dolls and Christmas!
Detailed step-by-step instructions, colour photographs and clear diagrams take you through each step from cutting your fabric through to completing the doll
Make your Santa in traditional red or try something a bit different like grey or gold
Simple embroidery stitches used are satin stitch and whip stitch
A great pattern for intermediate-level crafters with some doll-making experience