Category Archives: Repurpose

Todays task is dryer balls

I got a call form one of my outlets that they are out of felted soap and dryer balls so todays job is dryer balls. First I make middles out of old or failed felt experiments. They might as well … Continue reading

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Heart Cards

Happy Valentine’s Day to all of you who celebrate it. I have been working on creating some simple heart cards from felt and fabric in my pursuit of “using stuff up”. My stash includes hoards of printed felt and fabric. … Continue reading

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A Felt Christmas Card

I sent a card to my partner for the Christmas card on the forum. holiday-exchange-2017   She has it now so I can tell you all about making it. First I went through my old felt bin to find a thickish … Continue reading

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Felted Mistletoe Ornaments

I hadn’t done much felting lately as I have been trying to get all my Level 3 Art and Design homework completed. So I decided I would make a holiday wreath because I had lots of nice Wensleydale locks that … Continue reading

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Odds and Ends

This past weekend, my husband and I drove up to Wisconsin for a weekend away.  I had hoped we’d see plenty of fabulous fall colors I could share.  Unfortunately, Wisconsin is suffering from the same drought we have here in … Continue reading

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Working Small

I’ve been trying some new things to work on that I could do easily and fairly quick. Right, haha. I had seen some crochet and bead earrings online I wanted to try.  I used the same Aunt Lydia’s variegated cotton … Continue reading

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Finishing the Panels

Last week I showed you two large panels I made using scraps.  Since then I created three more. One long panel.   Two short ones. Here they are laid out on the floor.   Here’s the final project.   So, … Continue reading

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