Introduction: How to Sew a Bouncy Tail (OUTDATED!!)

*keep in mind i made this in 3rd or 4th grade(so please ignore the many spelling errors), now im in 7th. I will try to make a new tutorial soon!!**

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hello!! Today I will be teaching you guys how to make a awesome tail like this one! Once you made this one,feel free using yhe same method on different styles of,fur, shapes,and sizes! This tail took just around 5 hours to make :)

Step 1: Step One: Make a Patteren

so, make a pattern any style. I made mine with just plain old paper, but you can use whatever you like.

Step 2: Step 2: Trace It on the (FAKE!!!) Fur.

to make the tail even better, leave a 1in extra. Make sure you use 100% fake fur OR I will go all PETA on you!

Step 3: Step 3. Cut It Out

cut out your tail. Make sure you like it before you move on to the next step.

Step 4: Step 4: Sew It Up!

this is the most time consuming step, it took about 3.5 hours, and make sure you tuck in the fursuit on the sides so it will turn out fluffier!

Step 5: Step 5:Turn It Inside Out!

turn the tail fur-side out so its fluffy! Now,your new tail is just about done!

Step 6: Step 6:Stuff It!

yay! The most fun step! I used poly-fill but you can use leftover scraps from fabric or whatever you want.

Step 7: Step 7: Sew Up the Opening

sew the end of your taily up and one more step and your done!

Step 8: Step 8: Sew a Piece of Ribbon on the Back

so, I used a 3 inch pice of this pink ribbion of the back. Now, congrats! Your new tail is done!

Step 9: Step 9:wear!

wear it to your coffé shop, bookstore, mall anywhere!

Comments

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IAreBrindle (author)2015-10-15

YES!!! I made one and I LOVED it!!!

Welll Made! Its awesome!

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ILoveFoxes (author)IAreBrindle2017-08-08

Glad to hear it, have a nice day :)

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ILoveFoxes (author)2017-08-08

Wow i didnt know this would get this popular!! I made this when i was in 3rd or 4th grade, now im in 7th,yup still a furry, weng to my first con in May, but anyway, heres my fursuit that i commissioned! I put the leds in on the 3rd eye tho :)
-ami

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ILoveFoxes (author)2015-07-28

Hmmm...I think I know you, are you from the app TBW. And also have fun :)

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OlivertheKawaiiCat (author)2015-07-28

This looks super fun to make! I can't wait to make my own tail. :)

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FullmetalDragon (author)2015-07-26

What kind of stitch did you use to sew it together?

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Hmmmm...I'm no sewing expert but I'm pretty sure it's called a loop stitch. :)

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steffelem (author)2015-07-21

This looks really fun!

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ILoveFoxes (author)steffelem2015-07-21

Thanks! You should try it:)

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