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A little wool, a little needle and a lot of sweetness
Sweet Needle Felts teaches you how to use wool roving or yarn to create beautiful, touchable felt projects. Learn to embellish everything from wearable accessories, like scarves and hats, to favorite items for the home, such as pillows and photo albums. If you're feeling more adventurous, move on to sculpting wool into one-of-a-kind bowls, necklaces and even cute critters and dolls. Whether you're adding a finishing touch or starting a project from scratch, Sweet Needle Felts shows you the endless possibilities of needle felting, including: Rich and textured fabric artwork. You'll be surprised how simple and fast it is to create.Woolly Critter T's that you can make in minutes. They're the perfect and inexpensive way to make something special from a plain T-shirt.Whimsical creatures with fully movable joints. Sculpt wool roving to make your own menagerie of these cute animals.All 25 projects in Sweet Needle Felts require just a little time and a few materials. You'll want to make these as gifts for dear friendsbut you better make two, because you'll fall in love with them yourself.
Sweet Needle Felts features all the techniques and information crafters need to begin needle felting. Readers will love the crisp photographs covering the basics of needle felting in addition to the clear step-by-step instructions for over 25 whimsical projects. Included are wearable items such as hats, scarves and jewelry along with home dcor, dolls and toys like the quick-to-make Woolly Critter T. Jenn also teaches readers how to create her signature bear complete with movable joints - a technique that can be applied to other various felted animals. Her use of striking, colorful wool gives each project a bright and cheery look that is guaranteed to inspire crafters to make gifts for dear friends or special treats for themselves.
Featuring all the techniques and information crafters need to begin needle felting, this work includes crisp photographs as well as clear step-by-step instructions for more than 25 whimsical projects.