Frankie Bath Pouf

By Noreen Doll.

A Frankie bath pouf is a fun decoration to make for Halloween.

The ever popular Frankie could be placed in a bowl of bones, or set in among some sinister apothecary jars.

It’s okay if he’s rather rough looking – after all, he is a stitched together creature.


1 Green Bath Pouf

Black Felt

Wiggly Eyes


Hot Glue or Tacky Glue

Needle and Black Thread

Instructions for Frankie Bath Pouf

For the Hair

1. Cut a strip of black felt about 1 1/2 inches wide and long enough to go around the top of the pouf.

Cut jagged points along one long edge.

2. Cut a black felt oval slightly smaller than the top of the bath pouf.

Stitch the long straight edge of the strip to the edge of the oval, attaching it all the way around the oval.

You can use longish stitches for this, and because it’s black the stitches won’t show. And Frankie’s stitches aren’t expected to be even and neat.

To Finish the Frankie Bath Pouf

3. Cut narrow black felt strips as shown, for the scar.

Cut a jagged piece of black felt for the mouth.

4. Attach the hair to the top of the bath pouf using glue or stitching.

5. Glue the features to the face, keeping the eyes fairly close together.

Add the scar.

The Frankie bath pouf is finished.

Noreen Doll

Crafty Journal

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  1. He is really cute. Thanks for sharing.

  2. Great idea!!! He’s awesome!

    Thanks for linking to a Round Tuit!
    Hope you have a fabulous week!
    Jill @ Creating my way to Success

  3. I love this! I am going to make these with my kids! Too cute!

    Found you on the Inspire Me Monday Hop.


  4. Very neat idea. I like the simplicity of it, and certainly something we can do with kids.

  5. So simple….so cute!!!!!!
    Can you make a fish poof?
    or an octopus poof? Or a turtle poof, or something like that?

  6. I think you could make any kind of pouf you want to. Thanks for visiting.

  7. Love this – great project. Joining from Inspire Me Monday –

  8. He is super cute. Thanks for sharing at my Our Favorite Things Link Party

  9. such a fun project for October. Thanks for sharing on BeColorful this week.

  10. OH MY GOSH so cute! This is beautiful! Thanks for linking up To Whimsy Wednesday!
    Smart! School {House}

  11. This is such a cute idea and it’s perfect for making with kids…Our Linky party this week is Halloween themed, and we’d love it if you’d share! Halloween Favorites Linky Party.

    Hope you stop by!

  12. I’m hosting an It’s Fall Y’all ~ Linky Party. I would love for you to stop by and share this project, and any other Fall project, you may have. Hope to see you there :)

  13. Oh, my that is so cute!

  14. Oh my this is so fun! My boys will love this. Thank you for linking it up to The Mommy Club this week. I’m going to be featuring you today on my Facebook page.

    If you have a chance, please check out the scoop on my Twitter party for next week. I’d LOVE for you to join the fun.

    Crystal & Co

  15. Oh my goodness that is SO SO cute!! What a fabulous idea! Thanks for sharing!

  16. He is so cute! I love this idea! Thanks for sharing at the Pomp Party! Hope to see you back next week!

  17. awww…he’s so darling… not at all scary… i love it! thanks for sharing at tip-toe thru tuesday!

  18. I really like this! How creative. Thanks for sharing on Marvelous Mondays! :)

  19. What a cute little Frankie!

  20. This is so cute! Thank you for sharing at TTF. Have a terrific day!

  21. This little guy is so cute! Thanks for sharing.

  22. That is too cute! What a fun idea! Thanks for linking up to Throwback Thursday :)

  23. so cute and easy! I love playful fun Halloween decor. Not scary :o) Thanks for linking up to Tasteful Tuesdays at Nap-Time Creations. You are being featured this week. The link will go live tonight at 8:30 central time. Stop by and grab a featured button and join this weeks party.

  24. Lol, this guy is so cute! Would love if you linked up on my blog hop Also let me know if you’d like to follow each other!

  25. Christina at I Gotta Create! says:

    Such a cute little treat. Or is it a trick? 😉

    Thank you for linking up at the Wildly Original party.
    <3 Christina at I Gotta Create!

  26. How cute! Thanks for linking up on Saturday Show and Tell. I hope you’ll be back again this week with more great stuff.

  27. Love this! So cute and easy! :)
    Thank you for linking up with Sweet Confessions Sunday Link Party! I have been having a lot of fun co-hosting it this week. :)

  28. Totally love this! What a fun idea. Thanks for linking up to our Strut Your Stuff Saturday! We hope you’ll come back and share more fun ideas! -The Six Sisters

  29. So cute! You should enter your photos into Craftbaby’s Halloween Decor Challenge! :)

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