Rachael is going bonkers with the raccoon love! She is coming up with some great (and simple) last minute holiday gifts, decor and of course blog posts! Going off of her design, a weeks worth of us are making raccoon inspired fun. I am going to keep the theme going on my blog also, in conjunction with the other guest posters by offering a cross stitch pattern, a pincushion how to and alterations for a foxy feel. To get started you need to follow Rachael’s Raccoon ornament instructions, and you need a shirt you want to have elbow patches. You could easily do this for a child, I just happen to like unexpected details like this.
I used a tiny spot of glue on the back of each felt piece to keep it together while Murphy was “helping” me. I secured all the layers with an outlining blanket stitch