Making a Felt Shamrock Pin

Gold Post Medal for All Time! 899 Posts
March 16, 2012

This cute little shamrock only takes a few minutes to make. You can use a safety pin to wear it as a pin or it could be glued to a barrette and worn in your hair. Either way it will ensure that you don't get pinched! Felt Shamrock 9





  1. Fold the piece of cardboard in half and draw your template along the folded edge. Felt Shamrock 1
    Felt Shamrock 2
  2. Cut it out and open it up. Using a Sharpie, trace the shape onto the felt 4 times. Felt Shamrock 3
  3. Cut out all the felt pieces. Felt Shamrock 4
  4. Thread the needle and knot the end of the thread. Run the thread through all for of the pieces as follows: put the needle in from the top and come back through just a little bit over, then go down and up again. (It will go through each piece twice.) Felt Shamrock 5
  5. Continue until all four pieces have been threaded. Felt Shamrock 6
  6. Carefully bunch the pieces up, pulling the thread so that there is no excess thread in between the pieces. Curve the pieces to form a 4-leaf clover. Felt Shamrock 7
  7. Using your needle, sew your first and last clover leaf together. Knot your thread and cut off excess. Felt Shamrock 8
  8. Attach your clover to a safety pin or barrette and wear it!

Comment Pin it! Was this helpful? 1
Read More Comments

2 More Solutions

Share on ThriftyFunThis page contains the following solutions. Have something to add? Please share your solution!

Gold Post Medal for All Time! 899 Posts
March 13, 2015

This easy to make felt shamrock pin would be cute to wear on St. Patrick's Day and will help you avoid getting pinched!

Felt Shamrock Pin

Comment Pin it! Was this helpful? 2


March 8, 2016

These easy shamrocks are made with buttons and felt and make a beautiful pin for celebrating St. Patrick's Day. Learn how to make it in this short video.

Comment Pin it! Was this helpful? 2
In These Pages
Crafts St. Patrick's DayFebruary 18, 2016
Thanksgiving Ideas!
Halloween Ideas!
Ask a Question
Share a Post
Better LivingBudget & FinanceBusiness and LegalComputersConsumer AdviceCoronavirusCraftsEducationEntertainmentFood and RecipesHealth & BeautyHolidays and PartiesHome and GardenMake Your OwnOrganizingParentingPetsPhotosTravel and RecreationWeddings
Published by ThriftyFun.
Desktop Page | View Mobile
Disclaimer | Privacy Policy | Contact Us
Generated 2022-10-20 09:09:34 in 4.559 secs. ⛅️️
© 1997-2022 by Cumuli, Inc. All Rights Reserved.