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This delightful collection of patterns has been created and produced by The Silver Penny in Cape Elizabeth, Maine.   NOTICE: Sewing patterns are non-returnable. 

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Fairy Hut Pattern
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Fairy Hut Pattern
Finished Hut measures 7½” wide by 12” tall.
Created by Kathryn Sheehan

An adorable, six-sided fairy house with a door, four windows and a hinged roof!  This is one of our quickest and easiest Wee Folk Dwelling to create, taking approximately 5-8 hours to complete.  Although we don’t recommend it as a first project, even beginners with basic sewing machine experience can produce a professional result.  A zigzag sewing machine is required to complete this project.  The completed Fairy Hut is recommended for ages 3 and older.

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Enchanted Fairy Cottage Pattern
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Enchanted Fairy Cottage Pattern
Finished house measures 12" tall x 7 1/2" wide. 
Created by Kathryn Sheehan

Even the pickiest fairy would love to live in such a luxurious house!  It opens up to reveal a spacious ground floor, a loft and an attic!  It also has a door curtain with tie backs that can be closed for privacy and a hammock that can be hung outdoor or inside!  It's surprisingly easy and fun to sew!  A zigzag sewing machine is required to complete this project.  The completed Fairy Cottage is recommended for ages 3 and older.

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Gnome Home Pattern
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Gnome Home Pattern
Finished house measures 8½" high, 12" wide & 9" deep.
Created by Kathryn Sheehan
BONUS!  Pattern includes a FREE Miniature Gnome Doll Pattern

Reminiscent of a hobbit hole you might find in the Shire, this pattern was designed from original sketches and includes some special features unique to the homes of Hobbiton!  The house made from our pattern makes an adorable "earthy" dwelling for your tiny gnome or fairy dolls.  The back of the house opens up to reveal a spacious ground floor and an upper loft.  A zigzag sewing machine is required to complete this project.  The completed Gnome Home is recommended for ages 3 and older.

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Man in the Moon: Sandman Doll & Mobile Pattern
Man in the Moon: Sandman Doll & Mobile Pattern
Created by Kathryn Sheehan

With this pattern, you will create an adorable 4" Sandman doll that will ride upon a moonbeam into your child's bedroom to scatter the magical stardust of pleasant dreams and a good night's sleep.  The pattern envelope includes list of all supplies, full-size patterns, and comprehensive instructions with photographs and diagrams to make it quick and easy. The completed mobile measures about 11" from the top star bead to the bottom of the crystal star ornament and is 4½" wide.  The sewing is easy and the results are simply delightful!  Skill Level: Beginner.  Finished mobile for ages 4 and older.

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Flower or Tooth Fairy Doll Pattern
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Flower Fairy or Tooth Fairy Doll Pattern
Created by Kathryn Sheehan

This sweet 6½” fairy doll is easy to sew and is a satisfying project for the beginner to experienced dollmaker.  Her arms and legs are posable, making it possible for her to sit, stand (with support) or hold onto things.   Sewing Skill level:  Suitable for all levels, Beginner to Advanced. Finished doll recommended for ages 3 and older. 

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Grand Lady Pedestal Doll Pattern
Grand Victorian Lady Doll Pattern
Finished Doll is 11" tall
Created by Kathryn Sheehan

Creating a doll on a pedestal is an interesting technique that can be useful in many other dollmaking applications! This beautiful 11" doll is created on a weighted, wooden doll stand, which is eventually covered by a muslin petticoat.  The illustrated instructions has color photos, diagrams and full-size patterns.  This project requires a basic knowledge of sewing and a moderate dollmaking skill level.  The result is truly wonderful!  Finished doll is recommended for ages 3 and older.

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A Fairy Ring-Punchneedle Pattern
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A Fairy Ring Pattern
For Punchneedle Embroidery
Created by Kathryn Sheehan

When fairies gather to dance under the moonlight, it is well-known that they leave a fairy ring of mushrooms where their feet have touched the ground.  This miniature punchneedle embroidery pattern provides all the information needed to create a 4” round “hooked rug,” which is just the right size for your fairy’s living room or the centerpiece of her garden!  The pattern includes punchneedle directions, thread color suggestions and stitching guide, and a full-size pattern.  Skill Level: Beginner.

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Needle Felted Mushroom Fairy House
Needle Felted Mushroom Fairy House Pattern
Finished house measures 10½" high & 5" diameter at base.
Created by Kathryn Sheehan

This unique mushroom has a hollow stem, which provides just the right space for a tiny fairy to live quite comfortably.  The curved doorway is approximately 4½" tall.  The whole house is constructed of wool fleece and dry felted, using the needle felting technique (no sewing required).  The completed house is amazingly strong because the wool is felted directly to a stiff interfacing, which provides a sturdy, durable structure!  Skill level:  Suitable for all levels, Beginner to Advanced.  The finished Mushroom House is recommended for ages 4 and older.

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The Silver Penny Fairy Doll
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Fairy Pagoda Pattern
Finished Pagoda measures 8” wide by 12” tall.
Created by Kathryn Sheehan

This eight-sided house has a double front door and window shutters that open and close, plus the back of the house opens up for easy access when playing.  The roof is made from eight curved & flared scallops with beads hanging from each joint along the front and sides.  Don't you just love the curly leaves and vines on the top?  Skill Level:  For all levels, even a Beginner!  This the very easiest of our fairy houses to create.  A zigzag sewing machine is required to complete this project. It only takes 5-6 hours to put together.  If you can sew zigzag in a straight line, you can make this!  Finished Fairy Pagoda is recommended for ages 4 and older.

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Fairy Pagoda Pattern
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The Fairy Market
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Fairy Market Pattern
Finished market measures 6" high & 9" wide.
Created by Kathryn Sheehan

Grown over with creeping vines, this secret market blends so well into its natural surroundings that only the fairies will know where to find it.  Fill the shelves with miniature foods, acorn caps, beautiful flower clothing and other irresistible items…and you won’t be able to keep the fairies away!  Skill level:  Suitable for all levels.  A zigzag sewing machine is required to complete this project.  The finished Fairy Market is recommended for ages 4 and older.

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Flower Hill Hideaway is available as a pattern only.
Needle Felted Flower Hill Hideaway Pattern
Finished house measures 10" wide & 9" high.
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Imagine hiking along a wooded trail and spotting this vine & mushroom-covered fairy house hidden among the wildflowers at the base of a tree.  You can create this two-story fairy hideaway easily, without sewing or the soapy mess usually associated with traditional wet felting.  This is an easy needle felting project, even for a beginner! 

Skill level:  Suitable for all levels, Beginner to Advanced.  The finished Flower Hill Hideaway is recommended for ages 4 and older.

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Mini Drawstring Tooth Fairy Tote Bag
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Miniature Drawstring Tooth Tote Pattern
Created by Kathryn Sheehan

Make your own Tooth Fairy Bag super fast!  This adorable drawstring tote bag is fully lined without the hassle of traditional methods.  You'll be delighted to learn how we do it the effortless, one-step way.  The sewing couldn't be easier—even for a beginner.  Since the project only takes about 30 minutes to complete, you’ll be ready for the Tooth Fairy's visit tonight!  Completed bag measures 5” tall by 5” wide and a depth of 1½” to hold lots of goodies.  The option to personalize the bag is also included.  Skill level: Easy Beginner.  This is a great project for an older child to make for a younger child.  Finished bag is recommended for ages 3 and older.

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Fairy Garden Playmat Quilt
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NOTICE: The garden playmat, fairy house and doll pictured here recently won the People's Choice Award for most creative sewing project!
Fairy Garden Playmat Quilt Pattern
Created by Kathryn Sheehan

This adorable interactive playmat quilt includes a 3-D mushroom forest, fairy tuffet and a host of insect fairy friends hidden among the colorful fabric yoyo flowers.  It's a delightful sewing project that is as fun to make as it is for your child to play with!  It has been designed especially to accompany any of our fairy houses to create the perfect fantasy environment.  Finished quilt is about 24" square. (Note: Dollhouse and doll patterns not included, but are available separately.) Skill Level: Beginner.

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Fairy Tea Garden Playmat Quilt sewing pattern
Fairy Tea Garden Playmat Quilt Pattern
Created by Kathryn Sheehan

This 3-D fantasy play quilt boasts many of the features found in a real Japanese Tea Garden and more, including a Zen rock garden, lily pond with goldfish, a foot bridge and a weeping gumdrop tree.  It is the perfect companion project to go along with our Fairy Pagoda dollhouse and your child's small dolls will be enchanted to call it home.  Finished quilt is about 24" square.  (Note: Dollhouse and doll patterns not included, but are available separately.)

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Reversible "Quilt-As-You-Go" Crib Quilt Pattern
FREE QUILT PATTERN

This reversible "quilt-as-you-go" crib or lap quilt can be easily made in an afternoon.  It's perfect for Project Linus or other sewing charity when a simple and quick project is needed.  Also, this makes a wonderful first quilt for a child learning to sew.  To make a doll-size quilt, simply reduce the measurement of the fabric strips by half.

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Kit, Chloe and Louise Sewing Pattern Booklet
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Kit, Chloe and Louise Sewing Pattern Booklet
Includes patterns and instructions for 3 dolls!

Kit, Chloe and Louise are best friends and, with a bit of stitching, they will be ready for all kinds of adventures with your little one!  With their cute yarn hair-dos and snappy outfits, they are as much fun to make as they are to play with.  This pattern booklet contains instructions with diagrams and full-size patterns to create three different 16-inch dolls.  Also, included are patterns and instructions for sewing four different outfits and adorable shoes!  The cute yarn hair really adds to their personalities and is easy when you follow the detailed instructions included. Recommended for sewers 12 and up.

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Princess and the Pea Sewing Pattern
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Princess and the Pea Sewing Pattern
Make finger puppets or free-standing dolls!

These charming finger puppets (or doll set) offer hours of fun and imaginative play for you and the kids in your life.  The pattern includes instructions for the Princess, the Prince, the Queen, the mattress and the pea—all as finger puppets!  To create dolls, simply stuff the puppets and sew the bottom opening closed.  Also, you’ll make a castle which doubles as a pouch for storing the dolls.  Use the scraps from your own craft supplies to dress the figures in elaborate clothing.  Have fun creating royal attire using decorative stitches and embellishments.  You can even use these as appliqué patterns from your favorite cotton fabric to add to a child’s quilt or as a clothing embellishment!
Skill level: Beginner.  Suitable for ages 7 and up.

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I'll Huff and I'll Puff Sewing Pattern
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I’ll Huff and I’ll Puff Sewing Pattern
Make finger puppets or dolls!

This is a favorite story for young children, one they are happy to act out in their imaginative play.  Included are the pattern and instructions for the three little pigs, one big bad wolf, and each of the three little houses—straw, sticks and bricks!  (To create dolls, simply stuff the finger puppets and sew the bottom opening closed.)  The simple designs come together quickly.  Use your own favorite scraps to dress the piggies.  You can even use this pattern as a guide to make appliqués from cottons or flannels to add to a child’s quilt or clothing embellishment.  Skill level: Beginner.  Suitable for ages 7 and up.

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Fairy Baby Rocking Cradle Sewing Pattern
Created by Kathryn Sheehan

Simply adorable! This rocking cradle is the perfect size for a newborn Baby Fairy. For baby's amusement, there is a genuine Swarovski crystal "mobile" that catches the light and sways gently. Included are full-size patterns and instructions for making the rocking cradle that measures 4¼" long x 2½" wide x 3½" tall, the crystal dangle, a coordinating pillow & mattress, and a cotton blanket. (Baby Fairy Doll is not included.)  Finished bed recommended for age 4 and older. Note: Due to small parts, this item is not recommended for young children under age 4. 

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Fairy Baby Rocking Cradle
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(Instructions for Baby Fairy not included.) 
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This Fairy Pagoda pattern is available for download! 
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This Fairy Hut pattern is available for download! 
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This Needle Felted Mushroom Fairy House pattern is available for download! 
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This Enchanted Fairy Cottage pattern is available for download! 
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This Flower Fairy pattern is available for download! 
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This Grand Lady pattern is available for download! 
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Best Buds Doll Pattern
Best Buds Doll Sewing Pattern
For making an 18” doll with clothes

Create the perfect companion for your little one.  Her “best bud” can look just like her with the same color hair and eyes, plus matching clothes!  The finished doll is soft, washable and easy for little hands and fingers to dress.  (Note: Clothes will fit most 18” dolls.) The pattern includes full-size patterns for making the 18” doll, a variety of doll clothing styles and detailed instructions with excellent diagrams.  A nice thing about this doll is that the skin fabric is affordable cotton, which is easy to find in any fabric store.  No need to search for cotton knit, which is almost impossible to find locally.  Sewing Skill: Moderate

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Sweet Dreams Doll Bed Sewing Pattern
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Sweet Dreams Doll Bed Sewing Pattern

This sweet pattern is packed with playtime fun!  It includes all the full-size pattern pieces needed to make an adorable “big girl” bed for an 18-inch (45 cm) doll: a bed slipcover, a dust ruffle, a mattress, a pieced quilt with outer edge trim, a pillow with outer edge trim, a flower pillow tufted with buttons and a pattern piece for making a sheepskin faux rug.  The directions are easy to follow and include diagrams.  This pattern is fat-quarter friendly!  Sewing Skill: Moderate

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This Fairy Market pattern is available for download! 
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This Flower Hill Hideaway pattern is available for download! 
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Miniature Flower Fairy Doll Pattern

Tiny and beautiful, the 2½" doll created from this pattern is truly charming. Designed and handmade by you, this little fairy will become a treasured keepsake. Also, she makes the perfect gift from the Tooth Fairy!  This easy project is recommended for age 9 and up.  These dolls make a fun slumber party craft.  Once you and your children start making them, you won't want to stop!  Pattern includes step-by-step instructions with excellent photos and diagrams.  

OPTIONAL BONUS: For those with a computerized embroidery machine, access to a free download for your machine of Fairy Lace Wings is included!  (The wing file is available in the following formats: PEC, PES, HUS, VIP, VIP3, SEW, EXP, PCS, PSW.xxx, DST, 10o.)  NOTE: It is not necessary to embroider wings for your doll.  Any 2½" purchased craft wing will work fine.

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