Tag Archives: natural fibres

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

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Latest Projects

I decided to take the plunge and open an Etsy shop. Don’t worry, that doesn’t mean I’m going to start making sticks with feathers and crystals stuck to them or adding ironic moustaches to all my notebooks ūüėȬ† Lyn was … Continue reading

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Threads and Yarns

Around this time last year I was still doing the Take A Stitch Tuesday challenge. I struggled with it, and didn’t always enjoy it, but I did like what I produced when I used some felt offcuts from a piece … Continue reading

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Remaking my Boots

If you remember I am taking a felt boot class. https://feltingandfiberstudio.com/2013/02/12/felt-boots-progress/ The boots¬†looked¬†pretty good when done but I wasn’t happy. I kept putting of finishing them and so I sat down and had a good look at them to see … Continue reading

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Around the web

http://www.megacrafty.com/2011/09/tip-easy-way-to-make-felted-balls.html Inger’s Watermelon Slippers http://thatfuzzyfeelingsblog.blogspot.co.uk/2013/01/my-new-sewing-machine-progress-report.html Chain Stitched Jupiter Embroidery Mr. Finch’s Stitched Moths, Animals and Other Insects Knotted Feather Stitch Elephant http://www.liveinternet.ru/users/2964668/post113681387/¬†mostly Russian distaffs

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Felt Boots Progress

I have managed to¬† finish the first stage of my felt boots. They are now felted. You saw the tongues already. http://wp.me/p1WEqk-16m. Next I had to make the loops so I will be able to lace up the boots. First … Continue reading

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Two Tongues Made

This week I feel like the worlds slowest felter. I managed to get the two tongues for my boots made and that it. They look huge when you start but when your done they are the right sized. The final … Continue reading

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