How To: Make a Pinwheel Brooch from Recycled Felt

pinwheel fold

Folding Your Pinwheel

Choose one of the corners to start with and fold the top corner down to the center, like in the photo above. Hold this in place with your fingers and do the same thing with every other corner. When everything is folded, it will look like this (I used a straight pin to hold the corners in place here).

pinwheel folded

Now that everything’s folded up, it’s time to stitch things in place and finish up!

Next>> Finishing Your Pinwheel

Written by Becky Striepe

My name is Becky Striepe (rhymes with “sleepy”), and I am a crafts and food writer from Atlanta, Georgia with a passion for making our planet a healthier, happier, and more compassionate place to live. My mission is to make vegan food and crafts accessible to everyone!. If you like my work, you can also find me on Twitter, Facebook, and .

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