Pinterest in Real Life – Fleece Dog Toy

IMG_4210If you’re a crafter like me, you always have left over fabric. Instead of throwing it away because it’s too short to use on bigger projects, I recycle them. Here’s a super simple pet toy you can create from your scrapped fabric.

 

 

Materials:IMG_4207

Fabric

Heavy Duty String

Scissors

Instructions:

  1. Take your fabric and cut into thin strips. The length of the strip varies on the size of puff toy you want to create. I have a small dog so I cut in to 1/2 inch strips.

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2. Stack or line up all the strips. The more fabric, the bigger the puff.

3. Tie the string around the center and tighten. Continue process until fabric is completely wrapped.IMG_4209

 

4. Pull and peel the layers to create a fluffy ball.

Viola! Now you’ve got a fun pet toy in less than five minutes.

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