CALM Fox Sewing Kit (more on the way)
Koi Be ready when Issue 42::CALM arrives in early December! This kit has everything you need to make the Stuffed Fox Friend from Alison Kaplan's tutorial inside the pages. You can also find a kit to make the Stuffed Mouse Friend here.
This felt fox stuffed companion is the perfect DIY kit for advanced beginners. It includes all the materials and instructions that you need to make one stuffed fox (6 x 10.5 inches), one felt outfit (dress or overalls) and one fabric outfit (dress or overalls.)
Fox Materials include 14"x12"cinnamon wool felt, 6.5"x4.5" white wool felt, 1"x1" black wool felt, cinnamon and black embroidery floss, 1.5oz recycled poly-fill stuffing.
Outfit Materials include 11.5" piece of 3/4" twill tape, 12"x5" piece of 9oz organic cotton/hemp muslin, 12"x5" piece of green wool felt, 7 colors of embroidery floss for embellishing outfits.
Extras include detailed instruction booklet with color photos and guide to basic stitches, templates, sewing needle, 6 straight pins.
Meet the Maker: Kata Golda
Kata Golda is a craft studio in the mossy seaside town of Port Townsend, WA run by Taproot Contributor Alison Kaplan. The business is named after Alison’s great grandmothers who laid the foundation for hand work in her family. Kata Golda preserves and promotes crafts such as needlework, letterpress, pottery, hand-dyed textiles, stitched felt and bookbinding. Alison finds inspiration for her work in the woods, farmlands and beaches of her Pacific Northwest wonderland.