Paula Biggs
Paula Biggs
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15 Minute Halloween Craft: Spooky Black Sock Cat


Make a quick Halloween craft with your kids using an old black sock, buttons and ribbon. It's a 15 minute project that's perfect for an afternoon or a party activity!
halloween decorations craft black cat sock, crafts, seasonal holiday decor
The finished spooky black sock cat - he makes a perfect toy, or make a whole bunch for a neat Halloween display.
halloween decorations craft black cat sock, crafts, seasonal holiday decor
I had just cleaned out all the single lonely socks from my husband's sock drawer, and decided to recycle the loners into cats. You can use socks of any size/color for this project--variety is good!
halloween decorations craft black cat sock, crafts, seasonal holiday decor
Cut your sock in an arc near the heel, leaving room for pointy ears.
halloween decorations craft black cat sock, crafts, seasonal holiday decor
Stuff full of Poly-fill, first with a ball at the bottom for the belly, and another at the top for the head.
halloween decorations craft black cat sock, crafts, seasonal holiday decor
Whip stitch the top closed.
halloween decorations craft black cat sock, crafts, seasonal holiday decor
Add button eyes, felt nose, and a ribbon to finish. Optionally, you can stitch in some wiskers with white thread. And then he's done! For more details, kid crafts and Halloween fun, be sure to visit the Frog Prince Paperie website!

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  • Anne Harris
    on Jan 27, 2017

    This is adorable!! I have a black cat...plus 4 others (all rescued). I think they would love this as a catnip toy!

  • Terry Kelly
    on Jan 28, 2017

    Hi Anne Harris, Please visit my website - www.tkellykatniptoys.weebly.com Prices have changed but you can get a pictures of other toys I make for rescue groups. Terry Kelly (Pittsburgh, Pa)

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