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Onion Stuffie: Craft Tutorial Pattern

Add to your vegetable collection with the Sew A Story adorable Onion Stuffie! Join us this month to make a delicate stuffed Onion! This pattern is nothing to cry about and it is great for home decor or for imaginative play with the children in your life!

If you have been here a while, you know I am BIG gardener. So much of my designs and patterns are inspired by raising our family on the farm. Join us as we continue in this series of Stuffed Food FULL PATTERNS!!! In the past we have give lots of stuffed food tutorials, but I wanted to share our doll making skills and make them more accessible!

The Onion Pattern is available NOW in the shop, or join our Maker's Club in July to download this pattern for FREE! YAY!

Let's get creative! Just gather the supplies below, then download the pattern/files. Don't forget to share your project on social media using the hashtag #BSImakersclub and tag @beesewinspired.


  • Sewing Machine or Embroidery Machine

  • Rotary Cutter

  • Iron and Wool Mat

  • Scissors

  • Hand sewing needle

  • Turning Tool or chopstick


  • Leaf Fabric: 10" x 10" Cotton fabric in green

  • Stem Fabric: 10" x 10" Cotton fabric in greens or reds

  • Beet Fabric: 10" x 10" burgundy, yellow or off white.

  • 10" x 10" HeatnBond Fusible Fleece

  • 10" x 10" HeatnBond Lite Iron-on Adhesive

  • Fabric Fuse Glue

  • Cotton clothesline rope smooth braid 7/32" approximate 20" in length

  • Optional Embroidery Floss for accenting leaf veins

  • Stuffing (polyfill)

  1. If you haven’t already, become a Bee Sew Inspired - Maker's Club Annual Member. This gives you access to our entire growing, Maker's Club library of downloads! Including Quilt - Story Block of the Month patterns, Doll Patterns and Accessories (Sewing and Machine Embroidery versions), PDF templates, SVG cut files and more!

  2. Gather all your tools and supplies

  3. Download and print the pattern / templates and or load the embroidery files/sizes to your machine.

  4. Cut and label all your fabrics according to the directions. Back and stretch fabric with optional light-weight fabric interfacing.

  5. Follow the fully-illustrated, step-by-step instructions.

  6. Be creative! Use your imagination to add embellishments, embroidery details and texture!

  7. Display and play with your finished Onion Stuffie!

We are here to help you explore your creativity with weekly inspiration, downloadable patterns, cut files and printable templates that make your craft life easier. We believe in the power of creativity to nurture the soul and to empower the next generation. Our designs are created with simplicity in mind and we always strive to provide you with the highest quality DIYs. Share what you’ve been up to with our Annual membership online community, or on social media by using the hashtag #BSImakersclub — your creativity is our biggest inspiration!

Membership gains you access to our full library of DIY projects complete with pattern downloads, tutorials, templates, embroidery files, SVG cut files and more! Head over to our membership page to see a full list of benefits. And be sure to follow us on Instagram, Facebook, and YouTube. We look forward to making this the most creative year of your life! Happy creating! ~ Jennifer Long