Cloud Child Free Stitching Sample & Tutorial

Make your individual cute Cloud Child with this free stitching sample and tutorial.


  • Cotton (varied colors) The samples had been constructed from 3 fats quarters with masses left over.
  • Black cotton embroidery thread/floss
  • Small quantity of wool felt for the cheeks (pink)
  • Polyester craft filling
  • Machine thread (white)


  • Scissors (paper and materials)
  • Embroidery needle
  • Stitching needle
  • Pins
  • Tailor chalk pencil
  • Chopstick for turning and stuffing the Cloud Child
  • Stitching Machine
  • Printer and paper to print out the sample

Cloud Baby Pattern 1

Cloud Baby Pattern 2

Obtain and print out the 2 patterns.

Methods to Make:

  • Lower out the paper sample items with the paper scissors.
  • Pin to your chosen materials and reduce out the quantities printed on every sample piece. 2 x felt circles for the cheeks, 2 x cotton for the left and proper legs & 2 x cotton for the Cloud physique. This time utilizing the fabric scissors.

Observe: The legs can both be used as one sample to make an entire color leg as within the centre white cloud child within the picture on the high of the web page, or may be in two colors as within the Cloud Infants to the left and the suitable in the identical picture. Simply reduce the sample alongside the designated line, select your colors and stitch again collectively, proceed as per this tutorial.

  • Place one of many white Child sections over the sample and hint the face and mouth utilizing the tailor chalk pencil.

  • Hand embroider the mouth and nostril utilizing 2 strands of the black embroidery thread/floss with the again sew.

  • Utilizing a number of the machine thread hand sew the felt cheeks in place once more utilizing the again sew.

  • Place the Cloud Child materials proper facet to proper facet and machine sew all the best way round begin at level A marked on the sample and ending at level B.

  • Snip into any curved areas to permit the Cloud Child to show easily.

  • Place the leg materials proper facet to proper facet and machine sew all the best way round leaving the area on the high open for turning and stitching. Once more snip into any curved areas to permit the Cloud Child legs to show easily.

  • Stuff the legs leaving about 1″/2.5cm on the high of the leg unstuffed.

  • Pin the legs onto the entrance part of the Cloud Child physique as within the image beneath and machine sew in place.

  • Stuff the Cloud Child physique and hand sew closed utilizing both the ladder sew or the whip sew.


  • Lavender important oil may be added to the craft filling when the Cloud Child is being stuffed.
  • Cloud child may be made solely with felt.
  • The sample may be resized to make small broach sized Cloud Infants or bigger to make a cushion.

I do hope you appreciated this free sample and can get pleasure from making it as a lot as I appreciated creating it.  Should you like my free content material and wish to see me creating extra, please take into account shopping for me a espresso. Thanks in your help!

Click on on the sew graphics beneath to go to the web tutorial.


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