35 Choice Cat Crafts
If you love cats, and I know there are a lot of cat lovers out there, I'm sure you'll find a craft here that you'll just have to make. I spent a lot of time searching for crafts. I found that there are a lot of cat crafts to buy, fewer of them with free patterns or directions. This article is all about crafts which include directions and/or patterns. I hope you'll be able to find a cat craft that you can love.
I love the vintage, folk art style cat shown above. The tutorial can be found at Maker, Baker, Glitter Shaker.
1. Cat Coin Purse
Make a cute cat coin purse to give as a gift to Mom, grandma, as a college grad gift, etc. To find the tutorial for making the cat purse, go to Hand Madiya.
2. Clay Black Cats
The kids love to work with clay, and they'll surely love making these black cats. You'll find the English translation for this black cats clay project at KROKOTAK.
3. Cat Headband Bling
Party night or not, you won't even need an excuse to wear this blingy cat ears headband. This super cute little cat ears headband, with added bling, has instructions at HOLLOUGHBY .
4. Wood Sitting Cat
A perfect gift idea for someone who loves cats. Find the instructions for this outstanding project at Craftideas.info.
5. Pointy Ears Cat
Isn't this a cute cat? Just think of how many different looking cats you can make just by changing the print of the fabric. To find the directions and patterns for this cute kitten, go to wee wonderful.
6. Kitty Crochet
As cute as a button, this kitty will be a nice gift for anyone. Go to Don't Eat ThePaste for the directions.
7. Kitty Beanbag
This is a really cute, and easy to make, beanbag for the kids to enjoy. Go to The Little Red Hen for the directions.
8. Paper Bag Cat Puppet
This is a nice, inexpensive project to do with the kids. A great classroom project also. To find the directions, go to DLTK.
9. Cat Gift Boxes
This project begins with a toilet paper roll and finishes with a cute little kitten. If you want to make this project, go to RED TED Art.
10. Bright Cat in Crochet
What little kid wouldn't just love to have a bright and beautiful crocheted kitty like this one. You'll find the crochet directions at the green dragonfly. I love this cutie.
11. Keyboard Kitty
If you've been looking for a great cat themed gift to make for someone who loves cats, consider this keyboard kitty. You'll find all the information that you'll need to make this keyboard kitty at instructables. Super gift idea!
12. Simple Cute Puppet Cat
13. Tiny Kittens in a Box
Aren't these some cute little kittens? You can make some of them too, by going to obsessively stitching.
14. Dressy Cats
All you need to do is print the printables shown at made by joel to make this fun project. The kids will spend hours playing with their dressy cats.
15. Cat Basket
Little kids will love making this cute cat, and parents and teachers will love that is inexpensive to make. Go to the site, free pre-school crafts for the directions.
16. Cat Pillow
Use the colors that co-ordinate with your décor and make a couple of these pillows. Go to The Holiday Spot for the directions.
17. Terry Cloth Cats
Make toy cat gifts by following the pattern and directions for making these terry cloth cats at Cloth Doll Making. These kittens will be so soft and cuddly. A favorite sleep toy for a baby.
18. Pencil Toppers
Easy and inexpensive to make, any kid will really enjoy making these pencil toppers. To make these pencil toppers, go to Better Homes and Gardens.
19. Fat Cat
If you have not made a project using paperclay yet, this is a great one to start out with. It is simple enough and gives you the confidence to go on to bigger and more difficult projects. Find the tutorial for making this fat cat at paperclay.com.
20. I Love Kitty Sign
Free Wood Puzzles.com gives you the instructions and patterns f or making this nice "I Love Kitty" sign. A great gift idea for a cat lover.
21. Candy Jar Cat
This little greedy cat is projecting the candy jar. You'll find the tutorial for this cute craft at What Happens at Grandmas.
22. Sock Cat
Go to the HOUSE OF MEOW to find out how to make this sock cat. This would make a great baby gift or little kids gift. Think of all the different colors and prints of socks that you can choose from to make this cat.
23. Black Cat Flats
This is a project for the cat lovers who like to make cat themed things to wear. You'll find the instructions for making these cat inspired flats at TEAL CAT PROJECT. Easy and so cute!
24. Cat Pumpkins
The instructions given at all you call for real pumpkins, but I believe I'd want to use Styrofoam or some sort of fake pumpkins so I could use the decorations from year to year.
25. Fatty Catty
This chubby cat will find a place in the heart of anyone you give this to as a gift. Go to the Patti Haskins site.
26. Cat Cozy
To make the cat cozy shown here, go to eilen tein. The English version of the pattern is at the end of the post.
27. Kitty and Friends in a Pumpkin
This would make a very attractive Fall centerpiece. Use fresh or fake pumpkins. The supplies list and directions can be found at all you.
28. Vintage Stand-up
A perfect Halloween decoration that will put everyone in the trick-or-treat mood. Find the directions at VINTAGE IMAGE CRAFT.
29. Patchwork Kitty
Use up scraps of fabric by making one of these cute kittens. For the directions, go to Patti Haskins.
30. Simple Sock Kitty
Consider using up some of those one-of-a-kind socks, which have lost their partner, by making these simple sock kitties. You'll find the tutorial for making this simple sock kitty at the Craft Passion site.
31. Window Sittin' Cats
These are made using construction paper, but if you want you could make them with wood. Find the patterns and tutorial at Window Sittin' Cats.
32. Felt Kittens
You'll fall in love with these cute little felt kittens. For the instructions, go to the Lia Griffith blog.
33. Cat Garland
Think of all the occasions to use a cat garland. A child's birthday party, a baby shower, a teen's party are just a few. You'll find the instructions for this project at A Subtle Revelry.
34. Plastic Bottle Cat Planter
Cat lovers will love this project. Find the tutorial at Brudiy.
35. Glaring Cats
A fantastic Halloween centerpiece. Find the instructions at Hallmark Paper Crafts.
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