Category Archives: Design

Felted Knitting Bag

I was asking people on face book what they make to sell in warm weather. One suggestion was a knitting bag. I used the flat resist method and cut the handle and flap form the top of the resist. After … Continue reading

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More Tea Cozies.

As promised I will show you the finished tea cozies. This one is reversible so you can have it red for Christmas if you like. there is no reason you couldn’t put a design on the “inside” if you liked. I … Continue reading

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Draw Winner and a To Small Tea Cozy.

The winner of the Nuno Felt Bracelet Kit is Kate Whyte, Congratulations.   I am holding a tea cozy class in February. I know how to make a basic tea cozy but thought I would try some different shapes for … Continue reading

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Happy Birthday Giveaway #2

Today it’s my turn to offer a free giveaway to celebrate our blogs 3rd Birthday. I  am giving  away one of my Workshop in a Bag Kits.  A Nuno Felt Bracelet Kit. It’s a great way to learn  how to make nuno felt … Continue reading

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One Week to the Show

With one week to my guild show (October 31, November 1 and 2) it must be  time to get ready. Time to put things together and make a few more hats. Last weekend my daughter painted spindles and here they are … Continue reading

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Carding Batts

This last weekend I did some carding. I was making Monet batts. First my daughter and I pulled apart small bits of wool and mixed it up. Then onto the table and spread out ready for a trip through the … Continue reading

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Raw Fleece Helmet

A little while ago I showed you  the prototype for a large felt helmet I was planning and the finished hat. http://wp.me/p1WEqk-2rU  now I thought I would show you some of  the process. There are lots of pictures. I used a … Continue reading

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