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subloke
« on: March 15, 2008 04:04:33 PM »



I got this idea from a post on Craftblog at the beginning of March.  They featured a rug made with felted "stones". 



I started making balls out of my stash of leftover wool.  (You know that stash of wool you can't bear to part with but don't have enough to actually knit/crochet a whole project?).  I used a combination of hand and machine felting, and sewed the stones together by hand with a nylon twine. 



It's sturdy, cushy and feels so good under my feet.  Pity it's a gift for my friend...  I may just have to make another.


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« Reply #1 on: March 15, 2008 04:08:48 PM »

awesome! at first i thought it was real stones glued onto something, but it's better this way b/c then you can put it inside. i love it.
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« Reply #2 on: March 15, 2008 04:09:48 PM »

That is so beautiful!  Shocked I love how natural it looks
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« Reply #3 on: March 15, 2008 04:14:29 PM »

This is definatly added to my 'must copy' list!
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« Reply #4 on: March 15, 2008 04:15:52 PM »

That is so awesome! I love it!!
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« Reply #5 on: March 15, 2008 04:18:09 PM »

I love this!  You have a very lucky friend!
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« Reply #6 on: March 15, 2008 04:30:20 PM »

I totally thought those were real stones when I saw it first...I love how you did that, it's so creative!
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« Reply #7 on: March 15, 2008 04:33:04 PM »

cool!  makes me wish i was the friend on the receiving end!   I saw the project on the craftblog too and one day ,,, maybe i'll have enough bits to make one like it Smiley
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« Reply #8 on: March 15, 2008 04:34:21 PM »

 Shocked  Wow! What an amazing idea! That looks fantastic!
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« Reply #9 on: March 15, 2008 04:37:01 PM »

Fantastic! Truly inspired.
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