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Learning to sew.

With all the felted sweater sewing that’s been going on in our house, K has become very interested to learn to sew. She has tried to sew in the past, but seems to loose interest after the second stitch. Today, she was determined to complete her own sewing project. Her fairy needed a pillow, youIf you want to read more…click here

Using Tea to make an Aromatherapy Rice Pillow from a Felted Cashmere Sweater.

Yesterday, I felted two of my favorite cashmere sweaters (click on the link to see how easy felting a sweater is). Felting turns your sweater from a relatively loosely knitted weave into a strong, tight weave. The hot water, detergent and agitation, mats the fibers together and your sweater becomes a lovely, fluffy piece ofIf you want to read more…click here

How to Felt a Sweater.

I have poor little sick children today… stuffy noses and a barking cough. They need lots of ‘mummylove’ and some quiet and gentle activities to keep their minds off their sore throats and their watering eyes. Felting sweaters is a great activity to do when you need to be indoors… and all the lovely treasuresIf you want to read more…click here