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Learn to Dress Caterpillar Toy

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Author Pattern Play Designs
Price $8.00
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Learn dressing skills from head to tail with a whimsical little friend! Create a two foot long caterpillar that has seven dressing activities to help develop fine motor skills; snap, button, lace, zip, tie, velcro and buckle! Eleven pages of detailed instructions with 40 color photographs and full size patterns are included. Optional instructions let you choose to add a zipper or skip that sometimes daunting notion.

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by B. Ihrke
on September 7th, 2016

I just finished making this for my grandson. It is very cute. The directions were easy to follow and all the pictures helped, too. It is easy to personalize, I used a regular buckle instead of the squeeze one and inserted the zipper differently than was shown. Thanks for a cute pattern.

by Castle, Susan
on May 19th, 2013

REally cute and easy to follow!


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6 pieces of cotton fabric at least 8” x 18”
3 remnants of cotton fabric 2” x 9”
¼ yd. of polyester felt (58” wide)
Remnant of white felt

Optional zipper section:
1 9” zipper
1 piece cotton fabric for lining 8” x 14”
1 piece cotton fabric 7” x 18”

2 black 5/8” buttons
2 snaps (sew-on not recommended)
14” of cord,
1 7/8” button
1 side release buckle

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