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Franklin the Fat Cat softie pattern



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Who loves fat cats?

I do!

If you love fat cats too you're in the right place, because Franklin here is not dainty.

Nope! He's a cuddly fat cat - perfect for hugging!

And he's really easy to make! 

This is an easy pattern, perfect if you've never made a stuffed animal before.

You Get. . .

  • A digital pattern delivered instantly. (If you're not sure what a PDF pattern is, you'll find more info here.)
  • full-sized pattern pieces – no enlarging needed
  • detailed instructions and lots of step by step photos – you’ll never feel lost or wonder if you’re doing it right
  • links to videos teaching you all the skills you’ll need to make your own huggable fat cat – from sewing curves and stuffing, to stitching up that stuffing hole. You can totally do this! It’s a workshop in a pattern!
  • Size

    9 1/2 inches tall (not counting his ears) and 8 1/2 inches wide (not counting his paws). He's the perfect size for hugging. :-)

    Tools and Supplies



    This pattern has nice big pieces that are easy to work with, gentle curves, nothing fussy. If you can use your sewing machine, you can make this adorable, huggable cat.

    Take a look at this beautiful blue version that Teri made.


    Want to use your Franklin pattern to make Totoro?

    You'll find free additional pattern pieces and instructions here.