Making an Embroidery Hoop Jack-O'-Lantern

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October 27, 2014

Embroidery Hoop Jack-O-LanternI recently made some embroidery hoop pumpkins and decided that I wanted to make one with a Jack-o-lantern face too.



  • embroidery hoop
  • orange fabric
  • black fabric
  • face template
  • black thread or embroidery floss
  • needle
  • scissors
  • green curling ribbon


  1. Trace the hoop unto a piece of paper, then draw your face. Cut out the face.
  2. trace hoop
    draw face
    cut out face 2
  3. Attach the face template pieces to the black fabric using rolled up pieces of tape. Cut out the face pieces and remove the templates.
  4. tape on template piece
    stick template to fabric
    remove template
  5. Put the fabric inside the hoop and tighten. Then pin the face to the orange fabric.
  6. pin face to fabric
  7. Sew the face on using thread or embroidery floss.
  8. sew face on 1
    sew face on 2
    sew face on 3

  9. Retighten fabric if necessary and trim off excess fabric.
  10. trim off fabric
    finished pumpkin
  11. Tie a length of curling ribbon onto the hoop screw and curl it with a pair of scissors.
  12. tie curling ribbon
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December 9, 2015

This is a fun and easy decoration you can make for Halloween. All you need is some scrap fabric and an embroidery hoop.

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