Easy Snowman


snowman sewing project
Two easy snowman projects using recycled materials, a tin can or a white sock.


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Creating a Snowman from a Tin Can

For this Easy Snowman project you will need:
  • 10 ½ x 4 ½ inch clean empty aluminum can (a bigger fatter can)* if using different size you will need to change measurements below
  • 10 ½ x 4 ½ inch piece of white felt, white fleece or white flannel
  • 10 ½x 6 inch piece of fleece (hat)
  • 21 x 2 inch piece of fleece (scarf)
  • eyes, buttons, pompoms for face and decorations
Cover your can with your white material. Sew edges together or hot glue together.

snowman body

snowman body

To make a hat take your 10 ½ x 6 inch piece of fleece, sew edges together. Stretch over top of can. Tie with a piece of string.

snowman hat

Glue eyes, nose and buttons in place. Tie your scarf around the middle of your can. Fringe edges of your scarf.

snowman done

Creating a Sock Snowman

snowman project

Lay a sock flat and position buttons, nose and eyes where you'd like them to be. Hand sew on. Add stuffing to fill your sock. Tie the end with a knot. Fluff the opposite end of the sock where your eyes and nose are and tie a scrap of material around to form a head.


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