Sew a Luckyjuju Cat Doll
Beginner | 54 min 2 sec
Sew the sweetest cat doll with Katia Ferris of Luckyjuju. Known for delicate details and faces full of personality, Katia demonstrates the exact technique she uses to design, sew and accessorize all her stuffed dolls. You'll embroider facial details, then add ears and arms before stuffing and closing. Beautiful accessories like a sewn skirt and knit capelet make these feline friends customizable for a special recipient -- and a treasured heirloom for years to come.    
Here’s what you’ll need:
  • Fabric A (head/hands/feet/outer ears) - fat quarter or ¼ yard of medium weight woven without much stretch, like light canvas, cotton duck, or brushed cotton twill
  • Fabric B (body/arms/inner ears) - fat quarter or ⅓ yard of light to mid weight woven without much stretch, like quilting cotton, linen blends, heavier chambray or shirting
  • Sewing machine with coordinating thread
  • Small scrap of 100% wool felt (cheeks)
  • 6 oz. Poly-Fil stuffing
  • Tweezers or hemostats
  • Chopstick or pencil for sewing
  • Snips
  • Scissors
  • Pinking shears
  • Marking pen
  • Pins
  • Black and pink embroidery floss
  • Embroidery needle
  • Hand sewing needle
  • Iron and ironing surface
  • PDF pattern

Additional Materials for Skirt:
  • 6” x 18” piece of lightweight woven, such as cotton lawn, swiss dot, shirting, lightweight linen, linen blends or chambray
  • 10” of 1/4" elastic
  • Safety pin
  • Hem gauge    
  • Optional: trim, ribbon, etc

Additional Materials for Capelet:
  • 25 yds chunky wool yarn
  • Size 8 straight or circular needles
  • Size 11 straight of circular needles
  • Darning needle
  • Stitch marker
Learn how to:
  • Sew a ladder stitch
  • Knit a capelet
  • Sew a tiny skirt
  • Embroider facial details

What you'll get:
  • A 7-part series of easy-to-follow video lessons on how to sew a cat doll and knit a coordinating mini capelet
  • 9 HD video lessons you can access online anytime, anywhere
  • Detailed supply list and PDF pattern
  • Step-by-step instructions by Katia Ferris
  • The ability to leave comments, ask questions and interact with other students
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Class Reviews
427 users recommended this class to a friend
Janet Urbano
This is my first craft on creative bug and I can hardly wait to try it out myself. I make other creations and this gives me ideas for arms, legs,faces, clothes,etc.
January 23
Jane Campbell
Thrilled with how my doll turned out. great instructions helped!!
December 30, 2022
Suzanne OURTH
Thank you so much for this lovely class! I'll make one for my granddaughter!
November 26, 2022