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« on: November 09, 2010 06:56:40 AM »

This is a felt stocking I made from a wet felted cashmere sweater.  The santa and lamb I needlefelted on with wool from my sheep.  The yarn that I used to stitch it together is made from my sheep, dyed bright red and handspun by me.  The trim is from a border leicester ewe owned by my shearer, he gave me a fleece a while ago, the locks are washed and then needled onto the stocking.  It is 12" talla d a little more than 7 inches from heel to toe.


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« Reply #1 on: November 09, 2010 07:18:40 AM »

This is so beautiful! And I love that you use wool from your own animal.
« Reply #2 on: November 09, 2010 12:02:02 PM »

LOVE LOVE LOVE this... my mother would love this!!! My father plays santa and she loves sheep!
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« Reply #4 on: December 27, 2010 10:28:05 AM »

this stocking is so pretty!!! very well made!

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