How to make a fabric pumpkin tutorial

You can make a fabric pumpkin with this easy tutorial that includes a free pattern.  I love how this sewing DIY has the pumpkin shape down perfectly. No outside strings - and it's so cute. I wan to make this for my mantle for fall decor. Perfect for Autumn.I love how this pumpkin has it’s shape without the use of sting on the outside to give it the gathered look.  It makes for a much cleaner look.

Tip:  Some fabric places you can buy minky or cuddle scraps by the pound.  For this project that’s what I did.  I pulled scraps from a bin and saved a ton of cash.

For this project you will need:

You will need:

Fleece Fun’s Pumpkin Pattern

1/4 yard fleece, cuddle or minky fabric





Twine (optional to wrap around the stem – but I like the plain stick)
batting/ beans or other filling


How to make a fabric pumpkin tutorial here:

Download the free pattern, tutorial below!

You can get a free copy of Adobe reader here– it is the ONLY reader I recommend. By downloading  you are agreeing to pattern terms of use. Click the picture of the pattern envelope to download the .pdf !  pumpkin download

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  1. love love love all of your creations,I so enjoy making things for my ten grandchildren. I am a visual learner as well therefore your projects are delightful to make.

    Thank you

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