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Faceless angel

Made to order, but not brave enough to put a face to an angel…

Made To Order

Crewel Embroidery Circa 1973

Though I haven’t posted about it, I have joined the #100dayproject on Instagram. It started April 6 and ends July 14. To work #spin15in15 into it, I decided to spin wool embroidery thread. 246 more words

Spinning Wheels

A Brief History of Sheep

A Brief History of Sheep (in New Zealand).

Sheep still out number people in New Zealand, but not quite so dramatically as they once did. The total sheep population is now estimated at 29 million, with the human population at roughly 4.5 million. 384 more words


Sampling with New WOW Fibers

Cathy Wycliff (Luvswool) and I placed an order with WOW last month.  A real treasure  of new fibers to try.  But we had a dilemma, do we make samples or wait for a project.  388 more words

Wet Felting

Other Uses for Wool: Flower Baskets

Yesterday, I was able to pickup some fuchsia starts for a flower basket.  When I got home and was ready to move them into the basket, I realized that I tossed all but one of the natural linings last year.   146 more words


Felt over Wire

A couple of years ago while thrift store shopping, I came across a cute little wire baby buggy.  I set it aside hoping for a reason to use it. 355 more words

Wet Felting

Campaign for Wool

Have you heard about campaign for wool.
This is an initiative by His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales, in order to raise awareness amongst consumers about the unique, natural and sustainable benefits offered by wool.

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