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Experimenting With Fibres

I posted a couple of months ago about using some of my friend’s hair decoration as an embellishment. She recently had some more in really nice colours, and saved them for me when she took them out. They look something … Continue reading

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Finished Felt Inspired By Paintings

As promised last time, here’s a photo of the finished piece I showed being laid out: I did make a few small changes to it, just moving one piece of prefelt and a few fibres. This is the painting I … Continue reading

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Playing Around

I’ve had a note on my kitchen white board for months which just says “unravelled knitting and plastic fibre.” I was stirring a pan of instant noodles one day and thought how much they looked like unravelled knitting and how … Continue reading

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Nylon

Part Two: Trilobal Nylon top Another Nylon fibre I’ve been using recently is Rainbow Trilobal nylon tops. Trilobal nylon is incredibly bright and shiny, sparkly even. Just like other nylon, it can be dyed with acid dyes. The Rainbow top … Continue reading

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