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catnip mouse toy

It’s my cat Maui’s third birthday and I wanted to make him something special…

I had this brown patterned fabric in my stash, and the pattern was just mouse sized… I came up with this catnip-filled mouse, with a string tail, felt ears, and embroidered eyes and nose. I know it was a lot of work just for a cat toy (those ears won’t last for long!), but I think it’s just adorable.

And, most importantly, the birthday boy loves it:

4 Comments »

  1. dawn said

    awwww how cute! Happy Birthday Mau Mau XxxxxxxxxxX

  2. Mindy said

    I LOVE that mouse!!

  3. Vantex said

    Oh the mouse is so cute! Can i have the pattern?

  4. June said

    Vantex, there is no pattern as such; I made one section of an Amish Puzzle Ball and then added a string tail, felt ears, and embroidered eyes and nose.

    PS to all – The felt ears lasted for over a year, even though this mouse is Maui’s favourite toy!

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