Doll stars : DIY, Canada flag and USA flag mittens! :)

Tuesday, February 18

DIY, Canada flag and USA flag mittens! :)

We got a nice request for Canada/ USA mittens! Here is the DIY!

Items you will need: marker, fabric, your doll, scissors, paint, paint brush, and a sewing machine ( or a needle and thread)


First lay out you fabric and set your dolls arm on the fabric ( like above) trace her hand ( carful not to get ink on her) trace a mitten like shape. ( make sure that you will have room to sew) 



Cut it out.



Using the one you just cut out as a stencil cut out another one.




Now for the sewing! I have marked out where to sew and were not to: where the blue dots are do NOT sew, where the red dots are sew! 



This is how mine turned out after I sewed.



Turn it right side in! 



Try the mitten on your dolls hand.


Get out some red and white paint and a small paint brush.



Put some paint on a paper plate or another thing to put paint on.
Tip: make sure that your doll is not near the paint so she does not get paint on her! 
Also don't get as much as me! :) I got too much.



Okay, with the white paint, paint an outline of a circle.



Then inside of the circle do an outline of a leaf.



Then with your red paint color in the leaf.



Then paint in the circle white.



And for the finishing touch paint a red border. 



Make another mitten just like the first one, let the paint dry completely and your done!!! Tada! :) 
To make a USA pair do it the same way you made the Canada ones expect paint an American flag on it!  


Happy crafting! 





I hope you enjoy making this craft! 

-dollstars 



















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