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Make a Peter Rabbit Scarecrow In 7 Easy Steps

Peter Rabbit is a firm favourite when decorating a child’s nursery. I have seen an interest in Peter Rabbit themed parties since the release of the animated movie.

Do you want to add unique details to your Peter Rabbit themed party? You can create a perfect blue jacket hanging amongst the vegetable patch.

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I created a miniature version of Mr. McGregor’s garden when I designed and styled a Peter Rabbit baby shower. The scarecrow was the perfect prop! 

Peter Rabbit Jacket Scarecrow
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I hosted an adorable Peter Rabbit baby shower and I created a mini version of Mr McGregor’s You can check out the adorable Peter Rabbit baby shower here for ideas and inspiration.

If you want to create your very own Peter Rabbit scarecrow prop, you can follow these seven easy step-by-step instructions:

Materials:

Peter Rabbit Scarecrow Materials
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FREE Template:

Peter Rabbit Jacket Scarecrow Template

Instructions:

1. Cut out the paper Peter Rabbit coat template

Step 1 - Cut out paper Peter Rabbit coat template
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Step 1 - Cut out paper Peter Rabbit coat template
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Step 1 - Cut out paper Peter Rabbit coat template
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2. Trace the paper template onto blue felt

Step 2 - Trace paper template onto blue felt
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Step 2 - Trace paper template onto blue felt
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3. Cut out the blue felt Peter Rabbit coat template and fold it over

Step 3 - Cut out blue felt Peter Rabbit coat template and fold over
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Step 3 - Cut out blue felt Peter Rabbit coat template and fold over
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4. Use glue to close the sides of the coat marked ‘adhesive’ on blue felt and secure three gold buttons in place

Step 4 - Use glue to close sides of coat marked 'adhesive' on blue felt and secure three gold buttons
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There you have it – you have made your very own Peter Rabbit jacket 🐰🍃

5. Put wooden sticks into a cross and secure them with an elastic band

Step 5 - Put wooden sticks into a cross and secure together with elastic band
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Step 5 - Put wooden sticks into a cross and secure together with elastic band
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6. Place the cross into a block of craft foam which can be placed inside a miniature bucket or covered with artificial grass

Peter Rabbit Jacket Scarecrow
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7. Decorate with some leaves, pinecones and flowers

Peter Rabbit Jacket Scarecrow
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The Peter Rabbit scarecrow looks perfect on a sweets table and makes for a great party prop!

Peter Rabbit Jacket Scarecrow & Sweet Cones
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Peter Rabbit Jacket Scarecrow & Sweet Cones
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Here are themed sweet cones I designed for a Peter Rabbit baby shower.

Peter Rabbit Sweet Cones
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Peter Rabbit Sweet Cones
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