Magnetic Felt Fishing Game – Pattern & Tutorial

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Magnetic Felt Fishing Game Pattern & Tutorial
{This pattern is for personal use only.}

You will need:

  • Felt (4 different colors, about 8×10)
  • 8 Buttons
  • 8 Wiggly Eyes**
  • 8 Washers
  • 2 Extra Strong Magnets
  • A 12” Wooden Dowel
  • 3’ of ¼” Ribbon
  • Felt Scraps
  • Glue Gun

**Make sure the wiggly eyes fit inside the buttons you’ve selected. There are various different sizes, so it should be fairly easy to find some that work.

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Cut out your pieces (layer two pieces of felt for the body to save time) and assemble.

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Pin the fin to the fish body (one on each side), carefully making them symmetrical (if you are OCD like me.)

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DIY Paper Pom Pom Decorations

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My best friend and I recently threw a baby shower for one of our besties. Our girlfriend is having a boy so my best friend made these adorable hanging pom poms in blue and white over the table where we served the food. They are so cute and would be perfect for any type party you might throw. Here is step by step instructions for the Queen herself, Martha Stewart. They are so easy and really help bring the festive look for your room decorations. It also doesn’t take too much time and they really look great!

Stack eight 20-by-30-inch sheets of tissue. Make 1 1/2-inch-wide accordion folds, creasing with each fold

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