Teddy Bear Appliqued Onesie


Teddy Bear Appliqued Onesie

Teddy Bear Appliqued Onesie

Learn how to applique fun shapes and pictures onto onesies to customize your baby's wardrobe! This simple tutorial for a Teddy Bear Appliqued Onesie will teach you to make custom applique shirts and onesies for your baby.

Project TypeMake a Project

Time to CompleteIn an evening

Primary TechniqueApplique



  • Purchased onesie or t-shirt
  • Brown fabric—5" charm square or scrap
  • Light pink fabric—scraps
  • Pink fabric—scrap
  • Fusible web—¼ yard
  • Optional—tear-away appliqué stabilizer–6" square
  • Accuquilt die cutting machine
  • Accuquilt Baby, Baby die (#55037)
  • Accuquilt 5" x 10" mat (#55110)
  • Coordinating thread

Teddy Bear Appliqued Onesie


Brown Fabric:

  • Cut 1—bear shape

Light Pink Fabric:

  • Cut one set of ear, paw and feet accent shape

Pink Fabric:

  • Cut 1—bowtie shape

Sewing Directions:

  1. Remove paper backings from appliqué shapes.
  2. Position bear on onesie. Fuse according to manufacturer’s instructions.
  3. Add ear, paw, foot and bowtie accent shapes. Fuse in place. Tip: Use the point of a pin to move tiny shapes.

    Teddy Bear Appliqued Onesie
  4. Machine appliqué edges of shapes with matching thread and a very narrow satin stitch. Optional: Place a square of tear-away appliqué stabilizer on the inside of onesie to improve the appearance of machine appliqué stitching.
  5. Add face detail by hand or machine as desired. Tip: Do NOT use buttons or embellishments if garment will be worn or used by infants or toddlers.
  6. Tear away excess stabilizer after stitching is complete.



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