DIY Fall Craft: 15 Minute Fabric Pumpkin

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Fall is in the air. Are you ready to snuggle up in a warm blanket and drink warm, pumpkin-spiced beverages? We are! To celebrate the coming coolness, we have a Fabric Pumpkin craft you can create in 15 minutes. It is the perfect way to start your fall decorating.

Make your fall decor extra adorable with fabric pumpkins. They only take 15 minutes to create with this easy DIY tutorial.

DIY Fall Craft: 15 Minute Fabric Pumpkin

These fabric pumpkins are a great addition to any fall decor. Don’t miss our video tutorial at the bottom of the post.

Fabric Pumpkin Supplies

  • Fabric
  • Stuffing
  • Twigs
  • Trimmings
  • Scissors
  • Glue Gun
  • Needle, Thread, and Embroidery Floss

How To Make A Fabric Pumpkin

Cut your fabric into a rectangle, and fold it with the outside facing in.

Stitch the open side of your fabric with small, even stitches.

fabric pumpkins stitching

Once that is complete, flip your fabric right side out.

Sew around the perimeter with a large gathering stitch.

After you have stitched one side, gather it up and knot it shut.

Sew the other side with the same large gathering stitch, and stuff the inside.

fabric pumpkin stuffing

When it is stuffed to your satisfaction, pull the gathering string to close and knot.

Sew the pumpkin ridges with your embroidery floss.

Fluff your pumpkin, and create your stem with a stick and trimmings.

fabric pumpkin trimmings

You will hot glue the stem in place.

Finish your fabric pumpkin off with a cute ribbon bow, and you are done!

In 15 minutes, you have made your very own fabric pumpkin that is sure to impress.

To see the full tutorial make sure to watch the below video.

What kind of pumpkins are you going to create this year?

More DIY Fall Craft Ideas

For more fall crafting fun, check out our monogramed burlap pillow and 50 fall wreath ideas. If you are looking for more ideas for decorating with pumpkins, we have fun ideas for no carve pumpkin decorating.

50 Beautiful Fall Wreath Ideas | Dress up your house for fall with these easy DIY tutorials. With 50 fall wreaths for front door decor, you are sure to find the perfect wreath for your house.

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