Hello! I have been experimenting with using bamboo and ramie tops in my felt
This is a felt brooch I finished today, it’s merino wool with bamboo tops. I really like bamboo, it’s really soft and it looks a bit curly when it’s felted.
I made these last Thursday when I was at My friend‘s house. The bowl has ramie tops laid on to it. Ramie is a plant and isn’t as soft as bamboo. It’s like very fine hair but has a similar effect to bamboo.
Yesterday, with lots of help from dad, I made a bobbin holder! First we drilled holes into a piece of wood These are the dowels that we hammered into the holes I love it! it is wedged underneath one of … Continue reading →
Yesterday spring came again! Me and Mum cycled into Skipton (our nearest town). we did some shopping and I went to Purl&Jane and I bought three balls of ‘essentials soft merino aran’ it’s gorgeous and soft and it’s superwash, so I can put it in the wash and hopefully it won’t felt! I’m going to use it to make a pachwork blanket, I had already made one square but It was with dk wool and it took me longer than I wanted. I am still going to use it though!