In celebration of new births and new beginnings, we thought it was fitting to create an adorable DIY stars and clouds mobile! Make this as the perfect addition to your nursery or as a sweet baby shower gift for a mother-t0-be. The twinkling stars and fluffy clouds will sure to make your little one have sweet dreams!
What you will need:
Clear fishing wire
Step 1: Fold the piece of yellow felt in half, or layer two pieces of felt on top of each other. Cut out several stars of varying sizes.
Step 2: Trace each of the stars on the filler felt and cut the filler stars out as well. Then place the filler between the two pieces of yellow felt stars.
Step 3: Thread the needle. We used a thicker white thread so that the stitching would be visible on the stars and clouds!
Step 4: Tie a knot at the end of the thread.
Step 5: We used a blanket stitch to sew the stars/clouds together. Simply begin sewing by threading the needle through the fabric from the top going down.
Step 6: Before pulling the thread all the way through, leave a small loop and thread the needle back through the loop. Now pull the thread tight to complete the stitch.
Step 7: Continue this process until you sew all around the star!
Step 8: Once you finish sewing all the stars and clouds, attach them to the driftwood with the clear fishing wire!