Easy Craft a Stuffed Vampire Toy with a Free Pattern

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Hanna Kampourogianni

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Crafting a whimsical stuffed vampire toy has never been easier! In this tutorial, we’ll guide you through the process of creating your adorable plush companion. What’s more, we’re providing a free pattern download to make your crafting experience even more enjoyable.

Easy Craft a Stuffed Vampire Toy with a Free Pattern
Stuffed Vampire Toy

Whether you’re a seasoned crafter or a beginner looking for a fun project, this easy-to-follow guide has something for everyone.

Free Stuffed Vampire Toy Pattern Download

No need to worry about creating a pattern from scratch! We’ve got you covered with a free downloadable pattern. This user-friendly template simplifies the crafting process, making it accessible to beginners and providing a starting point for your creative journey.

  1. From a computer (Windows).
    Click on the photo of the pattern you see below. In the new tab that will open, you press the right mouse button and select the “Save image as …” option. Then you choose where you want the image to be saved on your computer.
  2. From a phone or a tablet (Android). There should be something similar for mobile devices with Android or iOS.
    Click on the image. Save it by holding your finger on the image and selecting the “Save Image” option. Then go to your photo gallery and print it (there is an option).
Easy Craft a Stuffed Vampire Toy with a Free Pattern
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In addition, download our awesome no-sew vampire cloak pattern that fits this cute little vampire perfectly!

Materials and Tools

To get started on your crafting adventure, gather the following materials and tools:

  • A small piece of white faux fur with a pile length of approx. 2.5 cm
  • Strong thread and a needle for hand sewing
  • Long needle
  • Stuffing material for that perfect cuddly finish
  • Scissors and pins for cutting and securing fabric
  • A pair of black glass eyes on a metal loop with different diameters (for example,10 mm and 12 mm, or 12 mm and 14 mm)
  • Waxed thread
  • Modeling material
  • Any materials you use for tinting fabric (oil paints, pastels, textile paints, markers, etc.)
  • An awl
  • Strong glue UHU
  • White chenille wire
  • Metal pellets or glass pellets for weight

Choosing the Perfect Fabric

Selecting the perfect fabric for your stuffed vampire toy is essential for achieving both comfort and cuteness. Opt for fluffy faux fur to bring a delightful softness to your creation. The plush texture adds an extra layer of charm, making your vampire toy even more huggable.

Choose colors that complement the spooky yet adorable theme, like white, deep purples, or rich reds. The faux fur’s fluffiness not only enhances the cuddle factor but also adds a touch of whimsy to your finished project. Embrace the coziness and playfulness that the right fabric can bring to your stuffed vampire toy.

Let’s dive into the crafting process with step-by-step instructions. Follow these straightforward guidelines to ensure a smooth and enjoyable experience:

1. Cutting and Preparing the Fabric:
Start by cutting the fabric based on the provided pattern. Take your time and ensure precision to make assembly a breeze.
Utilize a pen or pencil to trace the vampire’s sewing pattern. When cutting out the details, maintain a 7 mm distance from the edges.
While trimming the details, strive to place the scissors beneath the fur, cutting solely at the fabric’s base without snipping the fur itself. This precaution is crucial to guarantee that when inverting the sewn sections, the fur rests seamlessly and gracefully along the seams.

2. Sewing Techniques for Beginners:
Don’t be intimidated if you’re new to sewing. We’ve broken down the essential sewing techniques for beginners, making this project perfect for all skill levels.
Sew all the darts (highlighted in green).
Sew two mirror sides of the body.

3. Assembling the Stuffed Vampire Toy:
Flip the body right side out.
Stuff it with synthetic filler and insert the small bag with metal pellets for a weighted feel. Close the opening by sewing it up. Use an awl to eliminate the pile from the seams, then comb it in various directions.

Insert the eyes using this method. Discover the awesome tip of attaching the thread to the metal loop of the eye! After you finish with the installation of the eyes, hide the ends of the thread inside the body.

Easy Craft a Stuffed Vampire Toy with a Free Pattern
Secure the thread at the bottom of the vampire’s body and tuck the ends inside the torso.

Trim a bit of the pile to craft a smile on the vampire’s face.
Mold two fangs and insert them into the vampire’s mouth, carefully creating two holes in the fabric using an awl.

Easy Craft a Stuffed Vampire Toy with a Free Pattern
Making the face: 1 – Trim the pile to craft a smile, 2 – Tint the mouth and the area around the eyes, 3 – Install the fangs using the awl and UHU glue.

Craft arms from chenille wire by trimming its nap, cutting it into pieces, and twisting these pieces to form fingers. Insert the finished arms in the same manner as the fangs were inserted.

Easy Craft a Stuffed Vampire Toy with a Free Pattern
Craft fingers from chenille wire.

Personalization Tips

Add your unique touch to the project by personalizing your stuffed vampire toy.

Tint the area around the vampire’s eyes and mouth using any coloring materials such as markers, oil paints, pastels, textile paints, etc. Avoid using acrylic paints for this purpose.

Consider adding facial features, clothing, or accessories to make it truly one-of-a-kind.

Showcasing the Finished Product

Show off your completed stuffed vampire toy in our vibrant Facebook group, where creativity knows no bounds! Share snapshots of your adorable creation, inspire fellow crafters, and bask in the joy of accomplishment.

Easy Craft a Stuffed Vampire Toy with a Free Pattern
Cute Plush Vampire Toy

Whether it’s your first or fiftieth project, your unique touch adds to the tapestry of our crafting community. Join us in celebrating the diverse interpretations of the vampire toy craft. Your masterpiece could be the inspiration someone else needs for their next crafting venture!


Crafting a stuffed vampire toy is a delightful and stress-free experience with our easy-to-follow tutorial and free pattern. Download the pattern, gather your materials, and embark on a crafting journey that promises fun and creativity.

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Happy crafting, and enjoy bringing your stuffed vampire toy to life!

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4 thoughts on “Easy Craft a Stuffed Vampire Toy with a Free Pattern”

  1. Hey Hanna,

    What an enchanting post on crafting a stuffed vampire toy! As a parent to a delightful 7-year-old, I’m always on the lookout for creative and fun projects. Although my little one might be a tad too young to tackle this craft herself, your easy-to-follow guide and free pattern are so tempting that I’m considering giving it a go myself. It sounds like a perfect project to bookmark for future crafting sessions with her as she grows!

    Your passion for crafting shines through your writing, making this more than just a tutorial—it’s a source of inspiration. The detailed steps and personalization tips are fantastic, especially for someone like me who appreciates a bit of hand-holding through the crafting process. I love how this project not only fosters creativity but also promises a lot of fun.

    Thanks for sharing such a delightful and accessible craft. I can’t wait to try it out and eventually introduce my daughter to the joys of creating something with her own hands. Keep up the fantastic work; your articles are a treasure trove for craft enthusiasts!

    Best wishes,

    • Hi Danny,

      Thanks a bunch for your heartwarming comment! 🧡 I’m thrilled to hear that you found the stuffed vampire toy post enchanting. Crafting with your little one is such a precious experience, and I totally get that 7 might be a tad young for the vampire adventure. But bookmarking it for future crafting sessions sounds like a fantastic plan!

      I’m so glad you felt inspired by the guide. Providing a bit of hand-holding is exactly what I aim for, and I’m stoked that you appreciate it. Crafting is not just about the end result; it’s about the joy and fun along the way. I hope you and your daughter have a blast when you decide to dive into the world of stuffed vampires together!

      Thanks a ton for your kind words and best wishes. Happy crafting to you and your little one! 🐻✨

      Warm regards,


  2. I think this article is fun and creative, and it inspires me to try making my own stuffed toys. I like how you use simple and clear language, and how some humor and personality is added to the to the text. I also appreciate the photos and the free pattern that you provide. I think this is a great project for anyone who loves crafts and vampires. What do you think?

    • Hey there! Thanks a bunch for your awesome comment! 🌟 I’m thrilled to hear that you found the article fun and creative. It’s fantastic to know that it’s inspiring you to dive into the world of making your own stuffed toys! 😊 Keeping things simple and adding a touch of humor is totally my jam, so I’m stoked you appreciate that. And hey, who wouldn’t love a crafty project that combines creativity with a dash of vampire flair? 🧛‍♂️ Have a blast with your crafting adventure, and feel free to reach out if you ever have questions or just want to share your awesome creations! 🐻✨


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