Free Plushie Patterns OnlineFree Plushie Patterns Online3 years ago in Scraps More Like This
Here's a collection of links to sites outside of DeviantArt where you can find free plushie patterns. There are well over two hundred choices, so you're sure to find something you like.
Remember, if you can't find exactly what you're looking for, try adapting one of the patterns. For example, a tiger can easily be turned into a lion, an elephant into a wooly mammoth, an elf into a goblin, or combine the upper half of a mermaid with the lower half of a pony to get a centaur.
Hug Me (EMS Bear
Quirky Critters Bear
Four Free Bears from LouBear Mohair
Voodoo-Tiki's Pony Plushie Tutorial text onlyVoodoo-Tiki's Pony Plushie Tutorial text only3 years ago in Scraps More Like This
Material (see below)
General purpose thread in matching colors
Small, sharp scissors
Polyester fiberfill (stuffing)
Marker and cardstock
Supplies that aren't absolutely required, but make life easier
Beeswax - run the thread through it before sewing to prevent tangles
Locking forceps - aka hemostats. Help with turning ears and legs
Curved needle - good for finishing seams
Plastic "beanie" pellets - weight down the legs to make the plushie stand better
There are several choices for fabric, each with good and bad points.
pros: Very cheap, comes in lots of colors, available in craft stores.
cons: Shows stitching, hard to turn.
pros: Comes in lots of colors, easy to work with, widely available.
cons: Shows seams, can stretch and distort the shape, can be expensive.
pros: Decent range of colors, very soft finish, good for smaller plushies.
cons: Hard to find in stores, very floppy so it require