Making a Clothes Pin Chair

Clothes pins can be used to make cute doll furniture. This is a guide about making a clothes pin chair.


August 9, 2006 Flag
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Many have been looking for how to make clothespin rocking chairs. Thanks to Ray for sending in this pattern and pictures. These would be fun to make for Christmas presents or for a doll house.

These use the regular clamp type wooden clothespins. Take them apart and put together like the pattern. A little pillow can be put on as a cushion or fabric covered stuffing glued to the frame. This would also make a handy pin cushion.

October 19, 20070 found this helpful

where is the nearest clothes shop to get a book on this is corby:x ?

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June 30, 20080 found this helpful

Thank You for taking the time to share this wonderful craft. I have started six, and none are the same. It is fun to design as you go!

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October 26, 20090 found this helpful

Hi Ray ,many thanks for your instructions for the rocking chair from clothes peg. Do you have any more patterns you could post on thriftyfun? Many thanks, Helen

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July 19, 20100 found this helpful

Great, been looking for a pattern. I used to make these with my grandchildren years ago and now I can make them with the next lot!

Thanks for the pattern,


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March 8, 20140 found this helpful

September 26, 2004 Flag
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I would like to have directions for making a rocking chair out of clothes pins.


December 1, 20040 found this helpful
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A nice diagram of how to make one of these can be found here:

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August 13, 20070 found this helpful
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Here's how to make a peg rocking chair:

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September 29, 20070 found this helpful
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Hey I checked out the site with the rocking chairs and they have other makes with pegs.

A Peg Star ... ar-peg-art-chrismas-decoration.shtml

A Peg tea pot stand

And a Nutcracker Prince and Balletrina ... llerina-tree-decorations-dolls.shtml

They are very cute

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September 19, 20080 found this helpful

Where can i find the instructions to this craft? My husband use to do this with his grandmother when he was little and now he wants to pass on the craft to our children, but he does not remember every detail....

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January 2, 20090 found this helpful

May 14, 2012 Flag
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Use hot glue and you can take it apart if it doesn't look right, but only use a drop on the clothespins. Make the seat and the bottom of the chair first then add the back. This is not the rocker, but I'm still working on it. This is only my demo.

Clothes Pin Chairs

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September 18, 2004 Flag
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I would like to know if any one has directions for making a rocking chair out of clothes pins.


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May 12, 20090 found this helpful
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That link is outdated, try this one for video: ... ts_how_to_make_a_rocking.html?cat=30

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