Category Archives: wool

Snowdrop Flower Doll

I decided that I wanted to try making bendy dolls for a swap group that I’m in. It was a bit more involved than I thought it was going to be, but I have managed, with a little guidance from … Continue reading

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Upcycled Fair Isle Easter Egg

I’m participating in a felt food swap this month.  I thought I’d try making an Easter egg from a fair isle sweater to see what would happen and this is the result.   I felted the wool sweater in the … Continue reading

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Baby Cocoon

I haven’t been doing too much crochet recently, but while going through my yarn I found 2 skeins of Brown Sheep worsted weight Lanaloft wool in purple iris. I knew exactly what I wanted to do with it….Make a baby … Continue reading

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Week in Wool – 4 Owl Plushies

Sorry… I’m running a little late with this.  We’ve all been sick for a week and Little Bit has had it pretty bad with double ear infections. This week I finished 4 owl plushies I’ve been working on for about … Continue reading

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The Week in Wool – 3

Welcome to this week’s Week in Wool…. thought it’s mostly cashmere this week. I made two 0-3 month light pink cashmere hats.  One went off to WAHM Connect, the other will be for sale. This is such a sunny yellow, … Continue reading

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The Week in Wool – 2

Here are this weeks recycled wool and cashmere sweater projects. These two black cashmere hats are 3-6 month sized, each with a small appliqued lambswool star, pink and blue respectively. This ManiMina Elfin Earflap Hat is hot pink wool/angora blend … Continue reading

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The Week in Wool

This is what I’ve made this week from upcycled wool and cashmere sweaters….mostly hats, and one lone owl. 3 newborn sized gnome / pixie hats… All made from 100% lambswool.  I was destined to spend the rest of the week … Continue reading

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