|That lion sure looks cross|
These gay ornaments also double as useful pin cushions, it says in the book. I think they'd be lovely hanging one under the other on a string!
Use back stitch, straight stitch, couching, thorn stitch and sequins to decorate these beautiful felt beasts – which don't have to be tiny – make them whatever size you like.
Taken from McCall's Needlework in Colour (1972), you can find a template for the bird, and further instructions here.