DIY Sock Bunny Sewing

Make: 1
1. Sock (crew length, with folded cuff, or with long cuff), 1
2. Shank Button (as eye) 3/8″ [10mm], black, 2
3. Embroidery Floss, Blue / Pink
4. Ribbon, Blue / Pink
5. Poly-fill stuffing material
1. Sewing machine
2. Sewing needle (prefer long) and pins
3. Scissors
4. Erasable fabric marker
5. Iron
Seam Allowance: approx. 1/8 – 1/4″
materials1. Materials to make sock bunny as listed above.
2. Carefully unpick the folded cuff at the wrong side with scissors or seam ripper.
3. Turn to wrong side and iron the sock flat with feet facing up.
4. Draw the sock bunny pattern on the sock with erasable fabric marker.

sew cut1. Pin the layers and sew with sewing machine or hand. Sew ears and arms only.
2. Cut the pattern out of the sock with minimum 1/8″ seam allowance.
3. Split the toe path into the half.
4. Draw 2 circles and cut them out.

1. Turn the sock right side out, face, body, arms, feet and tail.
2. Stuff ear with poly-fill stuffing material. Only stuff the end and leave the area near to the head lightly stuff.
3. Stuff the face too, shape it such that the heel of the sock becomes the mouth of the bunny.
4. Run a round of stitches near to the raw edge, put to close the opening.

nose and mouthUse erasable fabric marker, sketch nose and mouth on bunny’s face.
embroiderySatin stitch the nose and brunch stitch the mouth with 6 strands embroidery floss.
eyes1. Mark eyes position by projecting a line horizontally from the toe side, intersect with a line from another point of the seam line of the toe.
2. Sew a black shank button to the marking.
3. Make a few stitches so that it is securely fastened on the sock.
4. Bring the needle to the other point via the stuffing, pull tight to “sink” the eye into the face. Knot the thread on the marking before sewing the second eye.

1. Draw a circle at the bottom of the face. Equally divide the circle into about 12 parts.
2. Draw a line in the body and equally divide the spacing into 12 parts too.
3. Slip stitch body to the face, follow the markings.
4. The markings will make sure that the body and head is properly matched.

Stuff up the body, feet, arms and tail. Run stitches near the raw edge, pull to close the opening.
Four feet and tail, roll the poly-fill on your palms to make it round and small before wrap it with a sock.
For arm, slip stitch the opening instead of running stitch.

feetMark 3 lines of the bunny’s foot. Sew with embroidery floss to shape the foot.
1. Mark arm position on the side of the bunny.
2. Slip stitch around the arm to the body.
3. Mark and slip stitch the tail in place.
4. Repeat the same with the feet.

Make a few stitches too tight the ears together.
Put on a ribbon bow at the side of the ear.
You may put a string on the top of the sock bunny and hang it up.
Go hug your little sock bunny.


DIY Sock Bunny Sewing DIY Sock Bunny Sewing Reviewed by Justin Jamil on 14:38 Rating: 5