Felting

  • 20 to Make: Felt Brooches

    A range of 20 fun and attractive felt brooch designs that will appeal to seasoned sewing machine users as well as beginners. The designs include popular motifs such as an owl, a chicken, dogs, cats, cupcakes, fairies and flowers, as well as more quirky subjects such as a beach hut and a seed head.

    A techniques section is included which explains step-by-step all the stitches used, and a template is provided for each design. Some designs include organza, beads and other materials as embellishment.

    The author has made the 20 designs in bought felt which are featured in the styled shots. She has then re-made each project using her own handmade felt to showcase the different effects that can be acheived with texture and depth of colour. Each of these alternatives has been photographed in detail.

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    $13.99
  • 20 to Make: Needle Felties

    Susanna Wallis has designed 20 cute and funny characters as step-by-step projects that will appeal to all skill levels.

    All you need to get started is a felting needle, a foam pad and wool, so there is no great outlay on equipment, and beginners will be able to create the needle felties once they have mastered the basic techniques. Experienced felters will also love the inspiring characters: a rocking robin, Russian dolls, a snowman, a sheep, a fuzzy fish and much more.

    $13.99
  • 50 Sunflowers to Knit, Crochet & Felt

    With 50 original designs to choose from, including a host of colourful sunflower blooms and buds in many sizes, as well as leaves, vines, and little sunflower-loving critters, you'll find many ideas to spark your creativity in this delightful book of sunflowers to knit, crochet and felt.

    Author Kristin Nicholas includes an inspirational chapter on how to work with colour to create bold, bright and beautiful sunflowers. You'll also find a mixture of attractive ideas for using your sunflowers in a range of ways, from customizing clothing and accessories to creating elegant gifts and homewares.

    $29.99
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  • Arne & Carlos 30 Slippers to Knit & Felt

    Here are 30 cosy slippers to knit and felt. Every design uses double strand soft wool yarn for extra cosiness and is felted for a snug fit.

    Step-by-step instructions and delightful photographs make the projects wonderfully easy to follow and every project comes with a choice of three different pattern sizes. The styles range from classic Norwegian motifs and traditional moccasins to vivid floral and playful rabbit patterns. Embellish them with pompoms, fringes or edging to make them uniquely your own.

    Any one of these comfy pairs will make a delightful winter treat for you or someone special.

    $36.99
  • Art in Felt & Stitch

    In this visually stunning book, the author reveals how you too can create beautiful pictures using felt.

    She takes you through every step of the process, including the materials and tools, the feltmaking process itself and how to put together four fabulous felt paintings of your own. There is guidance on stitching, including both hand- and machine-stitching, as well as how to use colour and introduce texture in the form of different fibres and threads.

    There are numerous examples of Moy's work through the book, and by the end you will not fail to be inspired to create gorgeous felt paintings of your own.

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    $44.99
  • Art of Moy Mackay

    Moy Mackay shows you how to find inspiration for your own felt painting creations, helping you to develop your own original ideas.

    With each page Moy takes you through every step of her felted painting process, including the materials and tools you need, the process itself (which is easier than youd imagine), and how to put together four fabulous felt paintings of varying subjects all of which Moy has devised to give you the basic knowledge to eventually design your own felt creations.

    There is also guidance on stitching both by hand and machine as well as how to use colour and introduce texture in the form of different fibres and threads. There are numerous examples of Moy's work throughout the book, evoking the dramatic scenery of the Scottish Borders where she lives and works, providing further stimulation for your own gorgeous felt paintings.

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    $52.99
  • Beginner's Guide to Needle Felting

    Susanna Wallis demonstrates how to create wonderful pictures and 3-D objects using wool and simple needle-felting techniques. Learn how to make charming cards (flowers, heart), rural picture, jewellery, birds, tea set and a female figure from wool.

    A visual primer shows the basic techniques, tools and materials. Step-by-step captioned colour photos guide you through 6 inspirational projects.

    $24.99
  • Clover Refill Needle Fine

    These great needles are for use exclusively in conjunction with the Clover Felting tool. These barbed needles are relatively thin but strong and will help give a finer edge to your textile work.

    Special barbs on these needles interlace textile fibres. The finer needle pierces thinner material much more easily and accurately.

    The pack contains 5 needles that can be used together or individually.

    $12.99
  • Complete Photo Guide to Felting

    This richly illustrated how-to book is a comprehensive reference for various felting techniques, including needle felting, wet felting and nuno felting. With these easy-to-follow, step-by-step directions and hundreds of full-colour photos, you'll be able to explore these easy projects that provide fun opportunities for you to try the techniques.

    Galleries of unique felted designs and creations by renowned fabric artists act as beautiful examples and inspiration to pursue the hobby yourself.

    $29.99
  • Creating Felt Pictures

    Leading felt artist Andrea Hunter demonstrates the exciting scope of pictorial felt making and explains how to create felt pictures with the depth and atmosphere usually associated with a graphite drawing or a watercolour painting.

    Features include:

    • Essential felt making skills for the beginner, as well as techniques and inspiration for the more experienced felter

    • How to work freely with the wool as if it were paint or a piece of charcoal

    • Stunning pictures of finished work as well as practical demonstrations

    • Advice on the presentation and framing of finished work

    $29.99
  • Fabulous Felt

    Here are 30 easy-to-make, stylish decorations all made from felt. The projects include mug hugs, hanging decorations, seasonal decorations, pillows, ornaments, wall-organisers, brooches, children’s toys and more.

    The book includes templates, a comprehensive techniques section, guide to embroidery stitches and beautiful hand-drawn illustrations to accompany every project.

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    Felt Supplies Check out our range of pure wool felt available in a range of lovely colours.

    $36.99
  • Felt Dogs

    This book shows you how to make 12 super-cute little dogs, including pugs, poodles, terriers and miniature dachshunds, using needle felting techniques.

    Suited to both experienced felters and beginners, step-by-step photos guide you through every stage of the process, and tools and techniques are clearly explained. Each breed of dog has its own dedicated assembly instructions with measurements and actual size photographs.

    $21.99
  • Felt Magazine #21

    Felt magazine aims to inspire a new generation of fibre enthusiasts with comprehensive projects, articles and an inspirational gallery. It includes a mix of easy, intermediate and technical projects to suit a wide range of skill levels.

    Articles in Issue 21 include:

    • The Art of Ghynchacha – Vladislav Grass
    • Felt Nomad – Boroka Egerhazi Kis
    • Meet the Maker – Ellen King
    • Symbolism and Ritual in the Land of Felt – Martien van Zuilen
    • In Profile – Katrina Virgona
    • Echoes: Organic Forms in Felt – Pam Hovel
    • Shrine – review – Lesley Buxton

    Projects in Issue 21 include:

    • Selkie Wrap – Ellen King
    • Tarantellic Talisman – Katrina Virgona
    • Fairy House Lights – Sue Espie
    • Unicorn Slippers – Jennie Curtis
    • Rain Bangle – Martien van Zuilen

    $9.95
  • Felt to Stitch

    Versatile and easy to make, felt provides an ideal base for surface embellishment. This inspirational guide, now in paperback, explores the possibilities, from creating felt from scratch to selecting unusual dye combinations and producing three-dimensional pieces.

    Using the sample projects that illustrate the main techniques, both beginning and advanced fibre artists will soon be experimenting with colour, line, shape, pattern and texture.

    Special sections on Japanese Shibori (knotting and dyeing the surface) and Nuno (combining felt with other materials to create rich and interesting fabric surfaces) make this a must-have for all fibre artists.

    $32.99
  • Felt Wee Folk New Adventures

    Salley Mavor invites you to the wee world starring 120 dolls to spark smiles and creativity.

    Make bendable dolls that resemble you, your family or your favourite fairy-tale characters including outfits, hairstyles, and accessories with wool felt, chenille stems and decorative stitching. Display the figures in a dollhouse, atop a wedding cake or in a holiday scene to be cherished year after year.

    From the pages of Mavor’s award-winning children’s books, the enchanting wee folk dolls appeal to crafters of all ages and skill levels.

    Felt Supplies Check out our range of pure wool felt available in a range of lovely colours.

    $49.99
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  • Felt Wonderland

    Step into wonderland with Lisa Marie Olson and learn how to transform sumptuous wool fibres into beautiful felt items. Handmade felt is irresistibly soft and lovely to work with, and before you know it youll be caught up in the magic of this gorgeous material and making beautiful, tactile gifts for you and your loved ones.

    The clear, step-by-step photographs and instructions will teach you the art of wet felting, from basic flat-felting techniques through to using a resist and working around a 3D mould.

    There are 12 gorgeous projects, ranging from decorative teacups, a teapot and a tea light holder to more practical pieces such as a pretty handbag, a lampshade and cosy slippers all inspired by Lisa's love of fairy tales and fantasy stories, including Alice in Wonderland. You can embellish these lovely felted items in many different ways and create your own fabulous works of art. She also includes other techniques such as needle felting, hand stitching, embroidery and appliqué to further embellish the projects. The projects can be followed exactly, but also provide you with the inspiration to let your creativity loose and customize them to your own style.

    There are also full-size templates provided on a separate, foldout sheet.

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    Felt Supplies Check out our range of pure wool felt available in a range of lovely colours.

    $29.99
  • Felt: Irresistibly Beautiful Projects

    Felt starts with a detailed introduction on how to felt including a list of all the equipment and materials needed. From there each section builds on each technique to teach such techniques as flat felt (making flat felt is the first step in this craft), pre-felts (combining pre-felted pieces with flat felt), Nuno felt (a new type of felt made using a base of fine open-weave fabric to create a very lightweight felt) and new techniques (non-traditional methods of making felt).

    Each section has three to five different projects with step-by-step photos and complete instructions for each project.

    $24.99
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