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Butterfly Mobile


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Design by: CricutDesignTeam (1007 Projects)
Project skill level: advanced
Project time: 1 hour to 2 hours
Project tags: Home Décor/Accents Baby Girl Baby Décor Playful

Add whimsy to a bedroom or nursery with this delicate butterfly mobile.

CRICUT ®: WHAT WAS USED

OTHER MATERIALS NEEDED

  • StandardGrip Cricut® cutting mat
  • Clear fishing line
  • Pink cardstock
  • Needle
  • Embroidery hoop

Project Cut Files

STEP-BY-STEP How-TO INSTRUCTIONS

Cut
Cut out 54 butterflies in varying sizes.
Assemble
Use the sewing need to poke a hole on the edge of each butterfly’s wing.
Score the wings.
Thread the fishing line down through one side of the wing and up through the other hole. Tie a knot. Thread the next butterfly and tie a knot. Continue until you’ve strung 13 strands of butterflies: 4 strands of 3; 4 strands of 4; 4 strands of 5 and one strand of 6.
Tie the strands onto your embroidery hoop. Note diagram.

Step 1

Cut
Cut out 54 butterflies in varying sizes.

Step 2

Assemble
Use the sewing need to poke a hole on the edge of each butterfly’s wing.
Score the wings.
Thread the fishing line down through one side of the wing and up through the other hole. Tie a knot. Thread the next butterfly and tie a knot. Continue until you’ve strung 13 strands of butterflies: 4 strands of 3; 4 strands of 4; 4 strands of 5 and one strand of 6.
Tie the strands onto your embroidery hoop. Note diagram.

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