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vfg
« on: November 01, 2006 10:14:28 AM »

I'm a new convert to needle felting (my pumpkins and pumpkin girls did turn out extremely adorable!), and want to use my favorite new medium for Christmas gifts for my mother & m-in-law, but am a little unsure what to do.  I was thinking nativity sets, but I've already given them other handcrafted nativities, and should probably branch out. 

What's your favorite needle-felted gift to give?
(targets ages 52 & 72)
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vfg
« Reply #1 on: November 01, 2006 10:32:32 AM »

I don't even need detailed instructions or anything (I like to figure things out), just would love a brainstorm or recount of your past gifting. 

grazi!
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« Reply #2 on: November 01, 2006 11:52:04 AM »

try christmas tree ornaments, stockings (i'm trying them this year), tree skirt, gingerbread men?, napkin rings for xmas dinner, a santa hat maybe? hope those help! you can really make anything by needle felting, it's a very broad medium Smiley
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« Reply #3 on: November 02, 2006 12:26:54 AM »

Welcome to the felting section of craftster vfg  Smiley

As well as the answers you get here, have a browse through the completed projects.
I think these would make fabulous gifts
http://www.craftster.org/forum/index.php?topic=127995.0

Also felted soaps might make lovely gifts too - although they aren't needle-felted
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