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Little Turkey No Sew Thanksgiving Onesie

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Fall is all about crisp air, beautiful colors, and savory food.  I love every moment of it.  By the time Thanksgiving rolls around at the end of November winter is here in Wisconsin.  Inside, however, that warm colorful atmosphere is still abundant.  So while I’m enjoying this month of perfection I am starting to think about Thanksgiving and how I can keep that fall atmosphere around.

I’m sharing my first Thanksgiving craft of year with you today, and it’s oh so cute.  On top of an adorable little craft, I’m teaming up with some of my crafty friends to show you 25 fall projects created with a Silhouette.

Little Turkey No Sew Thanksgiving Onesie using a #Silhouette


  • White onesie or shirt
  • Various colors of cotton fabric
  • Heat n Bond Ultra
  • Heat Transfer Vinyl
  • Iron
  • Silhouette Cutting Machine

I created a long oval and a circle on my Silhouette to create the turkey feathers.  No need to buy a cut file, you can size basic shapes to your liking.

To prepare the fabric for cutting, first adhere the Heat n Bond Ultra to the back of the fabric.  This acts as a stabilizer for your fabric and allows it to be easily cut then adhered to the onesie.  The instructions on the Heat n Bond packaging are very clear, it is so easy to use.

Once the Heat n Bond is adhered to the fabric, place it paper side down onto the Silhouette cutting mat and cut out the turkey feather shapes.

The front of the onesie is a simple phase cut from smooth black Heat Transfer Vinyl.  Be sure to mirror the words before cutting them.

turkey onesie with fabric feathers and htv words

I started with the back of the onesie and ironed on the feathers one at a time, slightly layering them, adding the middle circle last.

turkey onesie using a #Silhouette

Before adding “Little Turkey” to the front I added a piece of cardboard in the middle of the onesie.  Put a thin piece of cloth over the plastic that holds the HTV and press firmly for 45 seconds.  Wait until it cools then remove the plastic blacking.

Little Turkey onesie with a #silhouette

This adorable little onesie is for Baby Girl, who is celebrating her first Thanksgiving this year. Little Turkey Onesie made with a #Silhouette

A quick and easy project and oh so cute!

Now it’s time to check out more Fall Silhouette projects.

My Silhouette Challenge buddies and I are all sharing projects on our blogs today, so peruse the projects below for a wealth of Silhouette inspiration!


Paper Rosette Fall Wreath Hello Fall Sign Halloween Paper Bag Luminaries Spooky Mantle Ghost Town Dollar Store Placemat Jack O' Lantern Copper and Paper Embellished Pumpkins Ugly Sweater Wineglass Charms DIY Fall Leave Paper Wreath Starry Pumpkin Burlap & BOO Halloween Wreath Fall Paper Petals Fall Leaves Favor Tags 15 Minute Customized Halloween Buckets Gravestone Treat Bags with Free Cut File Beware of Zombies Halloween Shadow Box Welcome Sign Vampire Bat Specimen Boo-tiful Halloween Treats Little Turkey No Sew Thanksgiving Onesie Frozen Halloween Treats & Free Printable Fall Leaf Keychain Fall Lovin October Silhouette Challenge Punny #Hashtag Halloween Costume Still Falling For You Card DIY Etched Leaf Coasters

1. Create & Babble // 2. Lil Mrs. Tori // 3. unOriginal Mom // 4. Zanaree // 5. The Kim Six Fix // 6. One Dog Woof // 7. Cupcakes & Crowbars // 8. Living My Given Life // 9. Architecture of a Mom // 10. Put A Bird On It // 11. Just Add Paper // 12. Weekend Craft // 13. Silhouette School // 14. Minted Strawberry // 15. My Paper Craze // 16. McCall Manor // 17. Chicken Scratch NY // 18. Mama Sonshine // 19. Creative Ramblings // 20. From Wine to Whine // 21. Please Excuse My Craftermath… // 22. Dragonfly & Lily Pads // 23. The Thinking Closet // 24. Simply Kelly Designs // 25. Sandpaper & Glue //
Thanks for visiting!

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Inspiration Monday PartyMuch Ado About Monday – Huckleberry Love,  Link it or Lump it Sunday,  Link it or Lump it SundayCraftastic Monday at Sew Can Do,  Monday Funday, Motivate Me Monday – Keeping It Simple,  Time To Sparkle,  Tutorials & Tips Link Party at Home Stories A to Z,  Not Just a Housewife,  The Winthrop Chronicles,  Hit me with your best shot, Work it WednesdayWhatever Goes Wednesday – Southern Crafts , Link’n Blogs, Creative Connection, Play Party Pin,  Inspiration Spotlight – Dear Creative,  Weekend Bloggy Ready – Serenity Now, Skip the Housework Saturday, DIY Inspired Link Party, Creative Spark Link Party, The Creative Exchange, Enchanting INspiration, Pretty Pintastic Party, Think & Make Thursday 


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