Felting/Felt Balls

Muskhane + Lotus Bleu = I Heart San Francisco

Muskhane + Lotus Bleu = I Heart San Francisco

Ev and I decided to take an impromptu baby moon to San Francisco, before our lives get totally rocked again by baby number two.  We headed straight to Lotus Bleu, my favorite interior shop in Hayes Valley.  We picked out two Muskhane rugs and pillows for the girl’s new playroom.  They are currently being shipped(…)

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My First Felting Kit

My First Felting Kit

My very first felting kit came in the mail today!  I ordered it from Sara’s Texture Crafts, the same place that got me started on my mad felt ball obsession.  Sara didn’t let me down, the kit is great, though I realize now I could have just started with the needles.  Regardless, I’m happy to(…)

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A Felted Hamsa

I’ve found so many felting activities online over the past few weeks.  And with the recent success of my felt balls, I was inspired to give a new felting project a try.  I wasn’t exactly sure of what I was making.  I figured I’d see what happens and how easy it would be to do(…)

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Kids Can Make Felt Balls Too

I decided to give the kids a whirl with the felt balls yesterday and I’m so glad I did.  I wasn’t sure how they’d respond to the warm water and the steady rolling and gently molding and all that.  Turns out, they were pretty much pros after the first roll.  Plus, they loved it and(…)

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Non-Stop Felt Ball Obsession

Once I started with the felt balls, I pretty much couldn’t stop, with the exception of Elvis style eating binges, which I finally got under control yesterday.  Thank goodness.  Weight Watcher meeting coming soon.  Anyway, at first I was doing the felt balls in the kitchen sink, but this weekend Ev and I visited my(…)

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Ev Made Felt Balls with Me!

See, this is why my husband rules.  He just gets right in there with me.  I’ve been wanting to make felt balls for months.  I had seen a few posts about it here and here and wanted to try it myself.  I had ordered some roving on SarasTextureCrafts and it’s been sitting in my studio(…)

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