Category Archives: natural wools

Using Black and White Viscose together

I think most of the natural wool and fibre panels I’ve posted about have used one breed of wool and one fibre. I did post about Humbug (black and white striped) Jacob about a month ago, and I’d used both … Continue reading

Posted in natural wools, Other Fibers, Wet Felting | Tagged , , , | 25 Comments

Suffolk, Banana, Masham and Bamboo

I’ve used banana fibre tops with Suffolk wool tops before, so I know they look really interesting together. I fluffed up some of the banana fibre, and added it to the top of the Suffolk. Though I used lessl of … Continue reading

Posted in natural wools, Other Fibers, Wet Felting | Tagged , , , , , | 18 Comments

Ingeo, Corriedale and Texture

I’m doing a craft fair next Sunday, 6th July at Victoria Baths, in Manchester, so I haven’t had chance to do any felting this week yet, so these two pieces are from a couple of weeks ago. This first one … Continue reading

Posted in natural wools, Other Fibers, Wet Felting | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 28 Comments

Natural Wools and Embellishment Fibre Panels

I was thinking recently that I might have to change my plans a little bit, and make some different sized templates for my felt panels. Quite a few of the wools I’ve got have a very long staple length, much … Continue reading

Posted in natural wools, Other Fibers, Wet Felting | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 21 Comments

Giveaway Winner and Natural Wools and Fibres

GIVEAWAY WINNER: The winner of the Complete Wet Felting Kit from Heidi Feathers is … Kirsty Lowde. Congratulations, Kirsty , please can you leave a comment on this post so I can pass your contact info on to Zoe so … Continue reading

Posted in Giveaways, natural wools, Other Fibers | Tagged , , , , | 20 Comments

New Felting Supplies

After finally finishing my inventory the other week, I made a list of all the colours and breeds of wool I was low on and ordered some new supplies from World of Wool. As usual, I added a few things … Continue reading

Posted in natural wools, Wool | Tagged , , , , , , , | 18 Comments

Keeping Track of Supplies

We’ve talked a few times about how we store our felting and craft supplies, but how do you keep track of what you have so you know when you’re running low? Do you have a system? I don’t have enough … Continue reading

Posted in natural wools, Wool | Tagged , , , | 25 Comments

Recent Things

I made some mixed white wool batts on my drum carder recently. I like to use different wool breeds together because they felt differently to each other so you get interesting results and it’s different every time. I made 3 … Continue reading

Posted in Fiber Preparation, natural wools, Nuno Felting, Wet Felting | Tagged , , , , , , , | 17 Comments

Cat Cave

I should be making more scarves but I wasn’t in the mood so I decide to do a cat cave.  I wanted to make one that looked like a pebble. I used some gray I had on hand. I have … Continue reading

Posted in natural wools, Wet Felting | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 12 Comments

Online Wool and Fibre Suppliers

I posted a while ago asking for everyone’s favourite online wool and fibre suppliers with the intention of doing a price comparison. I wanted to see which stores would be the cheapest depending on where in the world you lived … Continue reading

Posted in natural wools, Other Fibers, Wet Felting, Wool | Tagged , , , , , , , | 14 Comments