Garden Themed Applique: Wool Felt Potting Shed

Garden themed wool felt applique potting gardening shed design makes a great wall hanging or quilt block

When it is still too cold to get out and do some actual gardening, what could be better than working on a garden themed applique. I found a great free potting shed design which I adapted to make a mini wall hanging. This delightful wool felt applique potting shed is part of a free BOM … Continue reading Garden Themed Applique: Wool Felt Potting Shed

How to Stuff Felt Ornaments and Plushies

Two felt mushroom plushies how to fill up and stuff felt toys, plushies, ornaments, brooches and more

If you're new to making felt plushies and toys, you may be wondering about what type of filling you should use and how the process works exactly. Learn how to stuff felt ornaments and handmade plushies like toys with the most commonly used filling which is fiber. You can choose from natural fibers and synthetic … Continue reading How to Stuff Felt Ornaments and Plushies

How to Make a Felt Brooch Pin Tutorial

How to turn small felt crafts into wearable brooch pins

Many small felt crafts, both flat ones and plushies, can be turned into wearable pins rather easily. Find out how to make a felt brooch pin with this easy tutorial. There are loads of things that you can do with your handmade felt crafts. One option which I love is to turn them into wearable … Continue reading How to Make a Felt Brooch Pin Tutorial

How to Make a Felt Ornament: Instructions and Tutorial

How to turn your felt crafts into hanging ornaments make an ornament instructions

Felt is the perfect material to make ornaments with. But, if you've never actually made an ornament before, you will probably be wondering how it is done and what the best way to achieve it is. This page will show you, step by step, the process of how to make a felt ornament to hang … Continue reading How to Make a Felt Ornament: Instructions and Tutorial

What Kind of Thread to Use for Sewing Felt

What thread should you use for felt sewing all about threads polyester vs embroidery floss

If you're new to using felt fabric, you may be wondering what kind of thread you should use for sewing felt with. It is so different to other fabrics with its matted and rather fuzzy texture. There are two main kinds of thread that are particularly suitable for felt sewing. Some crafters swear by standard … Continue reading What Kind of Thread to Use for Sewing Felt

What Fabric Markers are Best for Felt Sewing

What temporary fabric markers are best for felt sewing all about marking tools

Temporary fabric markers have a very useful place for hand sewing projects and felt crafts. Use them to mark out patterns for tracing around and cutting as well as for marking embroidery and stitch lines. Discover what fabric markers are best, particularly for felt sewing crafts and for making felt plushies. There are different marking … Continue reading What Fabric Markers are Best for Felt Sewing

How to Transfer a Pattern onto Felt for Cutting

How to transfer a pattern design onto felt fabric for cutting out and sewing

If you're new to sewing with felt and especially with making plushies, you may be wondering how on earth you can transfer a pattern onto felt so you can then cut it out. Don't worry, you're not alone. Many crafters wonder the same thing. How do you get from a printed pattern page to those … Continue reading How to Transfer a Pattern onto Felt for Cutting