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« on: October 22, 2013 10:00:27 AM »

Hi there! Here is yet another button tree, though you may be interested in how I made the trunk.



I had some brown wool yarn hanging around, and so I cut it to appropriate lengths, twisted it up like the bark of a tree, and felted it right onto the fabric. It actually worked way better than I thought it would.

This hoop went off in a swap a while ago, but I just found the picture today.  Roll Eyes

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« Reply #1 on: October 22, 2013 10:17:13 AM »

I have an obsession with all things tree. This is so adorable! Rocked! Smiley
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« Reply #2 on: October 22, 2013 02:22:44 PM »

Cool technique, I love the dimension that it gives the trunk. And I love the little birdy button!
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« Reply #3 on: October 23, 2013 08:12:37 AM »

Very cool! I like all the different textures.
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