Mini Monkey Softie {Free Pattern + Tutorial}


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This mini felt monkey softie was designed as part of the Sew a Softie 2019 series held by Trixi over at Coloured Buttons. To see more of the tutorials check out the hashtag #Sewasoftie over on Instagram.

Mini Monkey Softie Free Pattern - Felt With Love Designs

If you are joining us for the first time, welcome! You may also enjoy my wildly popular Puzzle Animals! Learn more about navigating all the awesome stuff here are Felt With Love Designs on the “Start Here” page. I hope you enjoy this adorable monkey softie and find something that inspires you!

Mini Monkey Softie Free Pattern - Monkey with Unicorn - Felt With Love Designs

I look forward to Sew a Softie every year! I love browsing the new patterns everyone comes up with for the celebration. Our past contributions include the mini unicorn softie (2018) and the snail softie (2017) as well as the mini skeleton softie (Sew a Softie for Halloween), Valentine’s Bear (Sew a Softie for Valentine’s), and the mini snowman softie (Sew a Softie for Christmas).

Mini Monkey Softie Free Pattern - Felt With Love Designs

To sew your own felt monkey softie, you will need:

To assemble the felt monkey softie:

  1. Sew the face piece and the belly patch on the front monkey body piece Mini Monkey Softie Free Pattern - Face and Tummy - Felt With Love Designs
  2. Sew the heart on the back monkey body piece Mini Monkey Softie Free Pattern - Heart on back - Felt With Love Designs
  3. Embroider a nose and mouth on the face. Mini Monkey Softie Free Pattern - Embroider nose and mouth - Felt With Love Designs
  4. Install safety eyes on the monkey’s face between the nose and the top of the head. Mini Monkey Softie Free Pattern - add safety eyes - Felt With Love Designs
  5. Line up the embellished front of the monkey with the back of the monkey, wrong sides together, and sew almost all the way around the monkey. Leave a small gap for stuffing. Mini Monkey Softie Free Pattern - sew around monkey - Felt With Love Designs
  6. Lightly stuff the monkey. Be sure to maneuver stuffing into the limbs. Mini Monkey Softie Free Pattern - Stuff monkey - Felt With Love Designs 
  7. Sew the side closed

Mini Monkey Softie Free Pattern - Finished monkey - Felt With Love Designs.jpg

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Mini Monkey Softie Free Pattern - monkey and vine - Felt With Love Designs

If you sew a little felt monkey softie, I would love to see it! Join the FWLD Facebook group to share things you’ve sewn from our patterns! I also pin photos of our patterns to the “FWLD Patterns in Action” Pinterest Board.

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Mini Monkey Softie Free Pattern - Felt With Love Designs


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