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Franklin the Fat Cat softie pattern

Easy!

$8.99

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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

    Difficulty

    Easy!

    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.

    Bonus!

    Want to use your Franklin pattern to make Totoro?

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

    Customer Reviews

    Based on 3 reviews
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    Franklin, tip for success!

    Pattern and directions are simple, and clear.
    Used Polar fleece, which slides with multiple layers.
    I hand basted each layer, then used J foot on machine. The pinning suggestion did Not work for me, basting was the ticket!

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    Carol Kirkland
    cute and snuggly

    quick and easy patter, great for kids or a little pillow on your bed or sofa.

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    Pat James
    Cute and cuddly

    Pleased with the way my Franklin turned out. He will be a lovely gift for a child at Christmas.

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    Franklin, tip for success!

    Pattern and directions are simple, and clear.
    Used Polar fleece, which slides with multiple layers.
    I hand basted each layer, then used J foot on machine. The pinning suggestion did Not work for me, basting was the ticket!

    C
    Carol Kirkland
    cute and snuggly

    quick and easy patter, great for kids or a little pillow on your bed or sofa.

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    Pat James
    Cute and cuddly

    Pleased with the way my Franklin turned out. He will be a lovely gift for a child at Christmas.