Gender Neutral Nursery Mobile
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Gender Neutral Nursery Mobile

Make a special mobile out of felt with cute critters that will float above your baby's crib. Sara Gillespie, Michaels Design Team
Craft Time: 60+ minutes
Uses Recycled Items: No
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Material List

  • Felt Squares (neon blue, neon green, purple, turquoise, yellow)
  • Bandana (color of your choice)
  • Floss (assorted colors)
  • Needle (with large eye)
  • Ribbon (color of choice)
  • Dowel Rods (2, 12-inches)
  • Acrylic Paint (black)
  • Poly-filĀ®
  • Paint Brush
  • Glue Stick
  • Glue Gun (low heat)
  • Paper Towels
  • Paper Plate

Project Instructions

Step: 1

Cut your animals from desired colored felt.

Step: 2

Use floss to stitch on embellishments of felt, bandana and buttons.

Step: 3

Stitch pieces together and fill with poly fil before closing.

Step: 4

Paint 2 dowel rods black, let dry.

Step: 5

Attach a piece of floss to top of each animal for hanging.

Step: 6

Criss-cross dowel rods and tie in center with ribbon, leaving tails to hang from.

Step: 7

Tie an animal to each corner of dowel as shown.


Change the felt colors to match babies room.