Felted wool from recycled sweaters hand and machine stitched, with needle-felting and embroidery. Advertisements
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Tagged black, embroidery, felting, gray, needle-felt, pillow, recycle, red, sewing, stitching, turquoise, upcycle
Felted wool (from a vintage sweater) framing a found bit of beach art, beaded and stitched.
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Tagged beach, beads, brooch, felt, jewelry, pin, recycle, shell, stitch, upcycle, wool
Found a lovely handwoven Irish mohair throw at the Thrift that someone had probably machine washed, causing it to felt. The colors are great and the fabric feels wonderful, with an intriguing bumpy texture. I debated for ages what to … Continue reading
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Tagged felt, hand-sewn, knitting, mohair, stitching, upcycle, vest
Finally, for the new year, some “making”….leftover felted and unfelted wool trimmings, random beads, a tiny bit of roving…loosening up the rusty creative gears.
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Tagged beads, brooch, felt, flower, gray, hand-stitched, jewelry, needle-felt, upcycle, wool
A gift for a friend to fit over 2 extremely different pots – a tall thin coffee pot and a short fat tea pot. The colors were chosen to coordinate with the kitchen decor. Body is a felted sweater … Continue reading
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Tagged coffee cosy, embroidery, felt, needle-felt, stitching, tea cosy, upcycle