I love the embroidered and appliqued scenes that Melissa of Checkout Girl’s creates. Their color, detail and design make them so much fun. Now she’s sharing a tutorial for how to create your own embroidered and appliqued scene perfect for the winter holidays.
Felt-making is considered as an ancient craft and this technique probably preceded weaving. On the other hand it has recently become one of the most popular material in the modern craft.
Felt material can be found in any color and its types range from very soft to extremely tough – hence various outcomes and techniques.
Mascots, hats, bags, slippers, pillows, and even jewelry can be made out of felt – we’re here to show you how.
In the following felt tutorials you’ll discover some techniques and tips for working with felt as well as you’ll learn how to make felt out of wool yourself at home. Good luck !
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Needle felting is the art of manipulating wool fibers into a shape, an embellishment, or a three dimensional piece. Unlike traditional felting, which requires the use of soap and hot water, needle felting uses barbed needles and friction to achieve a felted finish. Needle felting can be used to decorate ...
Great craft tutorial. Learn how to make your own felt balloon.
Learn how to make your own felt Matryoshka Doll. It can be great christmas tree decoration.
This needle felted rattle ball is a simple project, and I guarantee you will want to make more than one. A perfect gift for a special newborn or toddler. With a melodic jingle bell as a chime and it’s woolly tactile surface, both child and parent will appreciate this fun ...
Hot air balloons are just gorgeous! I'm hopefull you will love them too :) The template is very easy since it only has 2 pieces per ballon, so if you want a very simple ballon like the multicolor one I did with the bounty flags, you just need to cut ...
In this tutorial we'll show you how easy it is to make your first piece of felt. You can either make a plain piece or use scraps of yarn and fabric to make a patterned piece.
I’ll tell you how I made my felt Valentine envelope without the Pottery Barn Kids pricetag. Peeps, this is a no sew project! If you can cut with scissors, use a glue gun and a ruler then you are set. It really is very simple with an adorable outcome!
Time for a bit of Christmas crafting, with a tutorial for felt ornaments inspired by vintage glass baubles.
Learn how to make Easter Bunny with 100% wool felt in a cheery spring palette.