Cow Soft Toy Craft


Children who are learning to sew will love having a go at this gorgeous cow softie, made from felt pieces and wiggle eyes! Who could resist this lovely moo cow?

Cow Softie Craft

You will need:

  • Black, white and pink felt
  • Needle and thread
  • Fabric glue
  • Wiggle eyes
  • Fabric stuffing
  • Our template (below)


  • Cut two head shapes and two horns from white felt.
  • Cut two black felt ears and one pink felt nose.
  • Embroider two crosses on the nose as nostrils. Sew the nose on to one of the face pieces.
  • Cut some black patches and sew them to the face.

Cow softie instructions 1

  • Sew around the edge of the face, sewing the ears and horns into place as you go.  Leave a small gap to lightly stuff the head, and then sew closed. Glue on the wiggle eyes.

Cow softie instructions 2

  • Cut 4 legs from white felt. Cut 2 hooves from black felt.
  • Sew the hooves to two of the legs. Sew a line up the middle of the legs.
  • Sew each of the legs with a hoof on to one of the plain legs.  Leave the top open and lightly stuff the end.

Cow softie instructions 3

  • Make the tail by cutting the long strip from white felt and the end of the tail from black felt. Stitch them together.
  • Cut two bodies from white felt. Cut some patches from black felt and sew on to the body.

Cow softie instructions 4

  • Trim off any over-hanging black pieces.

Cow softie instructions 5

  • Sew the head to the patchy body piece.

Cow softie instructions 6

  • This is what that looks like from behind!

Cow softie instructions 7

  • Sew the two body pieces together. Sandwich the legs and tail between the two body pieces and sew into place as you go.  Leave a small gap.  Lightly stuff the body.  Sew closed.

Cow softie craft

Cow soft toy template


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