I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL.

I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN Our cat, Munchkin named Chai, loves strap-like toys and balls since he was a kitten. This purple felt ball had a feather at first, but even after it came off, Chai still play with it as his favorite.

I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN I’ve been looking for a bigger felt ball, but I can’t really find it. This ball is loosening up a lot and it’s a little small. It seems that about 2 cm in diameter can be purchased in large quantities. These are related to decoration material.

I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN So I got the felt ball material and tool. It is a tool like a hardened needle called felt puncher. To a complete amateur, I could not believe that felt could really be made into a ball.

I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN It is quite big if I take out the felt from the bag. It will be easily torn and the fine hair will be fluffy.

I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN I poked it lightly from all around, and it started to form a sphere with a diameter of around 3cm. It takes a lot of time if you use only one felt puncher.

I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN In order to make the work more efficient, I held three felt punches on my fingertips and hardened the wool felt.

I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN Finally, I gathered the five felt punchers that I have now and held them with my fingers to harden them. You can buy a special holder for several hundred yen, and there are various types of fixing needles such as 3 or 5. I think it will make you less tired and a smooth surface. But this time, I only need to make a felt ball once, so there is no problem with just a needle.

I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN He seems to be very happy when I let him play. He is moving too fast.

I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN I will try a bigger felt ball.

I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN About 7 cm in diameter would be enough. If it is too small, it will go under the bed or in various gaps and it will be hard to find.

I MADE A CAT TOY, FELT BALL. MUNCHKIN
This toy will be one of his favorites for a while. I still have enough material to make it again when it crumbles. If you use 5 felt punchers, even an amateur takes 1 ~ 2 hours to make it.
(2020/06/19)

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