Russian Vintage Ball Ornament DIY

Materials Needed:

  • different cotton fabrics for the top
  • cotton fabric for the lining
  • cotton batting or felt
  • fluffy filling
  • silk ribbon

Tutorial:

1. Cut round detail from cotton batting and iron it to the back side of fabric for the top. Diameter of following round detail is 5cm.

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2. Cut round detail from Vlieseline H630 and iron it to the wrong side of fabric for the top. Diameter of my round detail is 5cm.

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3. Cut the small hole on the lining. Turn the detail out.

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4. Press the detail. Draw the equilateral triangle on the right side of it.

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5. Make the same for 19 more details (total number of details is 20). Put two details wrong sides together and make hand stitches just on the drawn line.

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6. Continue to sew the details together till all the round detail are over. Follow the photo of the ready ball. 

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7. Put the fluffy filling into the ball before finishing. Add the ribbon.

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