These stuffed buddies are easy to sew and can be stitched up in lots of different fabrics. They are fat-eighth friendly and make a great pillow for trips or a short nap. The child-sized backpack is just right for a toddler, and the adjustable straps allow for growth for several years. It's also easy to sew, and features a whimsical zipper mouth to allow favorite toys or snacks to be carried off for visits. Lots of other fun critter design ideas are included in this versatile pattern.
Baby Buddies Softies & Backpack
These cuddly stuffed buddies are easy to sew and can be stitched up in lots of different fabrics: cottons, fleece, Woolfelt and more! Fat-eighth friendly, they can be made up in traditional colors or you can mix up bright colors for a fun scrappy look. Simple applique highlights their sweet faces, and eyes can be appliqued or buttons may be used. They also make a great travel pillow! The child-sized backpack is just right for a toddler, and the adjustable straps allow for growth for several years. The whimsical zipper mouth opens to allow toys, snacks and such to be carried to a friend's house or to grandma's for a visit. The backpack is also easy to sew and can be made up like any of the characters shown. Use a sturdier fabric such as duckcloth or lightweight canvas for best results. Lots of other critter design ideas are included in the pattern: cat, bunny, raccoon etc.