Apr 24, 2010

Zebra

Hand-painted zebra. 7 centimetres.
Stuffed zebra

Refer to elephant about sewing.
Parts

Ears, tail, hoofs and mane.
Ears and so on
Glue 2 sheets of felt and cut out a circle. This is a hoof.
Ears are almost the same as hamster's.
Wind a white thread (double) on the upper of a bunch of black threads. It's a tail.
The mane is black and white threads (see pattern image).

Sew the neck and the mane.
Sew the neck

Sew beads as eyes.
Glue hoofs to the legs after stuffing.
Glue the hoof

I use oily felt-tip pen and dye pen for painting.
Paint zebra

Attach the tail and the ears.

Zebra back

Pattern.
Zebra pattern

18 comments:

Bettina Groh said...

Love your little zebra... it looks so much like the Steiff zebra I bought for my daughter 35 years ago!

Rachel@oneprettything.com said...

That is SO CUTE! Painting him is such a lovely idea. Thanks so much for sharing, I'll be linking.

Mariona said...

Just found your blog through OPT... and I LOVE IT!!!!!! Thanks so much for sharing, here you have a Fan! ;-D

Hugs and Kisses

windflowers said...

that's cools zebra... :)

FairiesNest said...

Your patterns are fabulous! Thank you so much for sharing!

Betty Gaeta said...

I love your blog! This toys are so cute!
Have a great week.

Wine Hampers said...

gorgeous little zebra - have followed youe and will look forward to seeing your future creations.

setzer said...

Is beauty. Thanks so much.

duendes said...

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Hugs!

Lonster said...

This is so great!

Thank you for sharing your amazing pattern!^^

EL RINCON DE CHELO said...

Preciosa tu cebrita, gracias por el tutorial, bess
Chelo

free-dom said...

Very good!

fizzycat said...

Great zebra, very nice.

EmilyKate said...

It's so adorable!

houstonhorses@gmail.com said...

I love your blog. I love to sew stuffed animals and needle felted ones. These are adorable.

Anonymous said...

Here's an attempt: https://fbcdn-sphotos-a.akamaihd.net/hphotos-ak-ash4/394442_10151145478600632_853165631_22206397_301290412_n.jpg

Halitha said...

dear nuno,

thank you for this pattern. I enlarged it and used it to sew a unicorn for my oldest daughter and it worked :)

love greetings

halitha

Anon said...

Thanks for the pattern.
My daughter asked Santa for a "purple and orange zebra".
Saved!