A home-made toy is usually a source of great pleasure, due not only to the fun it gives in its complete state, but also to the enjoyment it provides in the making. Contained within this antique text is a delightful guide to the designing and making of children's toys from leather and felt. Comprehensive and accessible, this detailed guide is perfect for beginners and constitutes a wonderful addition to any family library. Chapters contained herein include: 'Photographs Felt Toys', 'The Materials Used and the Various Stages in Making the Toys', 'Making the Toys in Leather or Leather Cloth', 'Enlarging or Reducing the Patterns', 'Instructions for Making Toys', et cetera. This book has been elected for modern republication due to its timeless value and is proudly republished here complete with a new introduction to the subject.