How To Make No-Sew Emoji Catnip Toys

Move over, catnip mice and bird feathers. Millennial kitties deserve cat toys that are of the times. Trust us, you and kitty will be all heart-eyes emoji over these!

Three emoji catnip toys
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Things You'll Need:

Three emoji catnip toys
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Step 1:

Start by printing out the free templates. Cut out the face shape and then cut out the individual face features.

Cutting out template
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Face features cut out
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Step 2:

Trace the shapes onto felt and cut out. You'll need to cut out two yellow head shapes for each toy — one for the front and one for the back.

Tracing template onto felt
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Two felt head shapes
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Step 3:

Assemble the face pieces on the head shape and glue in place.

Cutting out hearts
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Gluing face pieces onto face
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Step 4:

Glue the front and back pieces together, but leave a 1-inch opening on one side so you can stuff it with catnip.

Gluing front and back together
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Fill the toy with 2-3 teaspoons of catnip and then glue it shut.

Filling toy with catnip
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Prepare to have all the feels when you see your kitty play with these adorable emojis!

Cat playing with emoji toys
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Cat playing with emoji toys
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Cat playing with emoji toys
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Did you try this DIY project? Share photos of your creations in the comments!