Felt in dark green, black and gray
Thread in dark green, black and gray
Black paint
Small paint brush
Snake stencil
Sewing machine


Print and cut a snake stencil.

Draw it on felt with chalk and cut it out.

Use the green felt to cut 2 pieces for the flag.

Using a sewing machine, or by hand, sew snake on one piece of the green flag.

Using the small brush and black paint, put the word "Slytherin" on the flag. Allow it to dry.

Cut two strips of green felt and one of gray felt.

Braid the felt strips together, and sew to the top of the flag, to form a loop to hang the ornament.

Sew the second flag to the back.

Embellish the sides with strips of gray felt.

Final Product

© Natalia's tutorial was used with permission.

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